Maurice Cheeks was hired as coach of the Detroit Pistons after spending the past four seasons as an assistant with the Oklahoma City Thunder.
LeBron James blamed himself when his first trip to the National Basketball Association Finals ended without a championship.
Jeff Hornacek was hired as coach of the Phoenix Suns, returning to the team that took him in the second round of the 1986 National Basketball Association draft.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have the right to make the first selection in the June 27 National Basketball Association draft after winning the lottery for the second time in three seasons.
Rutgers University acknowledged it erred in saying new men’s basketball coach Eddie Jordan was a 1977 health and physical education graduate of the school.
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doug Collins has resigned after three seasons, the National Basketball Association team said on its Twitter feed.
The Cleveland Cavaliers fired coach Byron Scott while the Philadelphia 76ers announced that Doug Collins resigned, less than 24 hours after both teams played their final games of the National Basketball Association season.
Philadelphia 76ers center Andrew Bynum is out indefinitely with bone bruises in both knees and weakened cartilage, General Manager Tony DiLeo said.
The owner of the Philadelphia 76ers reached an agreement to sell the National Basketball Association team to a group led by Joshua Harris, a director at Apollo Global Management LLC.
Tony DiLeo was promoted to general manager of the Philadelphia 76ers, the National Basketball Association team said on its website.