Ainge says impending free agency led to Rondo deal (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:46:37 PST)
BOSTON (AP) -- Rajon Rondo wanted to avoid rush-hour city traffic so he met at the Boston Celtics suburban practice facility with the man who traded him.
Cavaliers' Mike Miller returns from concussion (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:32:33 PST)
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Mike Miller is in the Cleveland Cavaliers' starting lineup for the first time this season after missing seven games because of a concussion.
Rondo wants another title run in move to Dallas (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 16:58:02 PST)
DALLAS (AP) -- Rajon Rondo wants another ring and another parade and knew it probably wasn't happening anytime soon in Boston.
Toronto Raptors' dinosaur logo soon to be extinct (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:04:54 PST)
TORONTO (AP) -- The Raptors' basketball-dribbling dinosaur logo will soon be extinct.
Former NBA center Milicic loses kickboxing debut (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 04:02:04 PST)
NOVI SAD, Serbia (AP) -- Former NBA center Darko Milicic, a 7-foot Serb who spent 10 years with various teams after being the second overall pick in the 2003 draft behind LeBron James, has lost his first kickboxing fight.
Larceny charge vs. Celtics coach to be dismissed (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:34:19 PST)
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) -- Boston Celtics assistant coach Walter McCarty has agreed to pay more than $20,000 to a contractor for the purchase and installation of kitchen cabinets, and in exchange a larceny charge will be dismissed.
Pelicans waive guard Gal Mekel (Yahoo Sports) (Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:59:28 PST)
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The New Orleans Pelicans have waived point guard Gal Mekel, who was acquired earlier this month.