- AP Source: Deron Williams headed to Cavs after Mavs waiver
LeBron James wanted a playmaker to help the Cleveland Cavaliers. Deron Williams is ready to be that guy.
- The big names stay in place on NBA trade-deadline day
MIAMI (AP) — Paul George stayed put. So did Jimmy Butler, Carmelo Anthony and Derrick Rose.
- Minneapolis women line up for 'she persisted' tattoos
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — So many women showed up at a Minneapolis tattoo parlor for a permanent reminder of female solidarity that it had to turn away some latecomers.
- Pelicans waive Terrence Jones, add Thompson
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Pelicans have waived forward Terrence Jones and signed shooting guard Hollis Thompson to a 10-day contract.
- AP Source: Mavs get Noel from Sixers; Deron Williams waived
DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks made two plays for the future Thursday, acquiring big man Nerlens Noel from the Philadelphia 76ers before the trading deadline and waiving point guard Deron Williams to clear the way for rookie Yogi Ferrell.