The controversial former NBA All-Star originally known as Ron Artest signs one-year deal to play for Sichuan Blue Whales.
Sacramento Kings, a California-based NBA team, is courting Chinese investors for its Golden 1 Center mixed development plan.
NBA icon Michael Jordan is impressed by the game's rapid growth in China, where his star continues to shine 12 years after his retirement.
Everywhere Jeremy Lin has appeared during the Hornets' preseason tour, he's been mobbed by fans chanting his name and seeking his autograph.
Mengke Bateer, the first Chinese player on an NBA championship-winning team, is retiring from basketball.
Kobe Bryant hints that next season may be his last after admitting it was "absolutely" possible he may call time on his glittering career.
Wang Xingjiang, nicknamed "China's Cuban" for his similarity with NBA team Dallas Mavericks boss Mark Cuban, is back to the basketball circle.
Former NBA star Stephon Marbury has a statue in front of the arena of Beijing's Wukesong Stadium and now he has a stamp named in his name and face.
Three Chinese including former NBA star Yao Ming joined the Laureus world sports academy on Wednesday.
Two NBA preseason games between the Charlotte Hornets and the Los Angeles Clippers will be held in China in October, the National Basketball Association announced in Shenzhen on Wednesday.
Beijing beat Liaoning 105-93 on home court thanks to Stephon Marbury's 30 points, leading 3-2 in the best-of-seven finals of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league on Thursday.
Stephon Marbury knocked down 36 points, including two three-point shows in the final one minute, to pace Beijing over Liaoning 111-110, tying the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) finals series 2-2 on Tuesday.
Basketball's governing body says the 2019 World Cup will be played in Asia, with China and the Philippines bidding to host the tournament.