SAN ANTONIO - Reading native Lonnie Walker IV announced on social media on Tuesday that the San Antonio Spurs extended his contract through the 2020-21 season. The Reading High product is set to make $2.8 million each season for the next two years.
CAMDEN, N.J. - The Sixers held media day on Monday as the 2019-20 season begins soon. Several players spoke about their high hopes for the upcoming campaign.
An NBA legend who always delivered stepped foot for the first time on the former training ground of a boxer who always stung.
The NBA released the full schedule for the 2019-20 season, including the full slate of games for the 76ers, on Monday. The team's schedule features several nationally televised games as well as a contest on Christmas Day.
Former Lehigh basketball standout CJ McCollumn reportedly signed a contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski was the first to report the deal and the details:
Lonnie Walker IV is back in Reading, giving back to the youth in the community with his basketball camp at Reading High School.
Lonnie Walker IV was named to the NBA summer league second-team for his performance in the league in Las Vegas. The San Antonio Spur averaged 30 points in his games in the summer league.
The Philadelphis 76ers introduced their new players and re-signed players in a press conference on Friday. Along with managing partner Josh Harris and general manager Elton Brand, the Sixers introduced returning players Tobias Harris and James Ennis III as well as newcomers Al Horford, Josh …
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Russell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen.
Lonnie Walker is hoping his superstar status will help save the life of at least one dog.
Reading native Lonnie Walker shined in the San Antonio Spurs' summer league game on Monday night. The former Reading High standout scored a game-high 32 points as he led the Spurs to a 93-90 win over the Toronto Raptors in Las Vegas.
The Boston Celtics defeated the Philadelphia Sixers 96-82 on Saturday evening in an NBA Summer League game in Las Vegas. The loss was the first setback this summer in Vegas for Philly, who is now 1-1.
The Philadelphia Sixers held off the Bucks' late push to win their NBA Summer League opener on Friday. Milwaukee outscored Philly 35-20 in the final quarter, but fell short 107-106 as the 76ers started off the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas action with a victory.
Former Liberty High School and Villanova standout, Darrun Hilliard will be continuing his professional career overseas after a season in Spain.
The Philadelphia 76ers reportedly are working towards signing Ben Simmons to a max contract extension, according to several media outlets. The deal would be for five years and nearly $170 million. ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski first tweeted the details:
The official start of NBA Free Agency began at 6:00pm on Sunday night, and there were several big names people were paying attention to.
The 2019 NBA Draft is Thursday night with team selecting players heading into the 2019-20 season. The draft is comprised of two rounds. The Philadelphia 76ers started the evening with the 24th overall pick, their lone selection in the first round, as well as the 33rd, 34th, 42nd, and 54th se…
Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 on Wednesday night for a 2-1 series lead.
TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points and the Toronto Raptors won the first NBA Finals game played outside the U.S., beating the Golden State Warriors 118-109 on Thursday night.
Despite the rumors and media reports following the Philadelphia 76ers devastating loss to the Toronto Raptors in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals, the club is keeping Brett Brown as their head coach. The 2019-20 season will be Brown's seventh in the City of Brotherly Love.