- NBA Calendar
Sept. 27 — Training camps open for teams competing in preseason games outside North America.
- James unveils new shoe before restart with Cavs
BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — LeBron James had some business to take care before rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers for training camp.
- Atlanta mayor: Talked to 6 possible Hawks owners
ATLANTA (AP) — Mayor Kasim Reed said Tuesday he has already talked with six potential buyers of the Atlanta Hawks and expects a sale of the team to move quickly after racially charged comments by owner Bruce Levenson and general manager Danny Ferry.
- LeBron banner could rise again in Cleveland
CLEVELAND (AP) — A 10-story tall LeBron James could tower over downtown again.
- Amusement park won't rename coaster 'King James'
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's Cedar Point amusement park is partnering with the LeBron James Family Foundation instead of renaming a roller coaster for the basketball superstar.
- Hawks apologize for racially charged comments
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks released an open letter of apology to fans and city of Atlanta on Saturday, saying the organization "did not do the right thing" to correct racially inflammatory words and innuendos "over a period of years."
- NBA Calendar
Aug. 30-Sept. 14 — FIBA World Cup of Basketball, Spain.
- Hawks GM Ferry takes indefinite leave of absence
ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence Friday, making the move under fire for his racially charged comments about a player.