Former commissioner David Stern praised the NBA's handling of the Donald Sterling controversy and predicts it will "end well" for the league.
Bayless signs with Bucks.
One of the last things Miami Heat President Pat Riley told LeBron James before free agency began this summer was that he would be selling potential players on the notion of playing alongside a four-time NBA MVP.
Marc Leishman carded a six-under-par 64 to sit a shot clear atop the leaderboard after the first round of the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.
Sally Pearson has put her spat with former Australian athletics coach Eric Hollingsworth aside as she blitzed the field in the 100m hurdles heats at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
American Dustin Johnson has announced that he will take a leave of absence from golf to seek help for "personal challenges".
A flabbergasted Steve Bruce struggled to comprehend how Tom Huddlestone failed to give Hull City victory on the club's European debut.
Torino put one foot in the UEFA Europa League play-off round with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Brommapojkarna in Sweden.
Nijel Amos executed a stunning finish to defeat hot favourite David Rudisha in the 800 metres final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
Southampton made it five pre-season wins from five as a 3-1 triumph over Brighton and Hove Albion offered some relief from off-field issues.
West Ham have announced the signing of Arsenal full-back Carl Jenkinson on a season-long loan.
Tottenham have agreed terms with Sporting Lisbon for the transfer of defender Eric Dier, subject to the player passing a medical.
Venezuela midfielder Tomas Rincon has joined Serie A side Genoa on a free transfer.
Republic of Ireland defender Richard Dunne has called time on his international career after earning 80 caps for his country.
Juventus managing director Giuseppe Marotta has revealed that Verona midfielder Romulo is on the verge of joining the Italian champions.
Home favourite Jari-Matti Latvala holds a narrow advantage over Volkswagen team-mate Sebastien Ogier after day one of Rally Finland.
David Goffin enjoyed a fine day at the Kitzbuhel Cup by winning two matches, including the notable scalp of top seed Philipp Kohlschreiber.
Hull City were denied a victory in their first game in European as Tom Huddlestone missed a penalty in a goalless draw with Trencin.
Naman Ojha has been called into the India Test squad for the tour of England after it was revealed Wriddhiman Saha had suffered an injury.
Rennes have secured the services of midfielder Sanjin Prcic from Ligue 1 rivals Sochaux on a four-year deal.