LeBron James says Los Angeles Lakers don't need title for success this season

(AP) LeBron James says the Los Angeles Lakers can have success this season without winning a championship.

Golden State Warriors' DeMarcus Cousins set to do noncontact work when training camp begins

(AP) DeMarcus Cousins has progressed in his recovery from surgery for a torn left Achilles tendon, is doing light shooting and other skill work on the court and will be able to do some noncontact work when the Warriors' training camp begins.

DeMar DeRozan says he's past initial trade disappointment

(AP) DeMar DeRozan wasn't happy when he got sent to the San Antonio Spurs by Toronto in the deal that saw the Raptors land Kawhi Leonard.

Kyrie Irving says injured left knee 'feels great'

(AP) Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving says spending part of his summer in Seattle at Jamal Crawford's annual summer league is exactly what he needed to get acclimated to playing basketball again.

2018 NBA team Media Day livestream schedule

Below is a complete schedule of livestream coverage for Media Day.

Kristaps Porzingis has no timetable for return to New York Knicks

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- Kristaps Porzingis is a one-of-a-kind player, a 7-foot-3 package strong enough to pound in the paint but with plenty of speed and shooting to play on the perimeter.

Kawhi Leonard focused on this season with Toronto Raptors

TORONTO (AP) -- Kawhi Leonard knows that people want to know his future plans.

Golden State Warriors sign guard Tyler Ulis

OAKLAND, Calif. ? The back-to-back NBA Champion Golden State Warriors have signed free agent guard Tyler Ulis to a contract, it was announced today. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.

Dwyane Wade's last dance with Miami Heat begins

MIAMI (AP) -- Dwyane Wade doesn't know how this whole notion of his final season being called "The Last Dance" even started.

Minnesota Timberwolves sign Karl-Anthony Towns to multiyear contract extension

Minneapolis/St. Paul --The Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday announced that the team has signed All-NBA center Karl-Anthony Towns to a multiyear contract extension. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.