Knicks' Anthony replaces injured Love for All-Star Game Anthony, a 10-time All Star, was originally left off the roster for the first time since 2009 but will now participate in Sunday’s game in New Orleans.

Nowitzki passes 30,000 point mark to join elite club "Just an amazing experience," the 19-year veteran said. "After every basket I made, I felt a buzz in the crowd."

Lakers trade guard Williams to Rockets The Lakers are expected to receive a 2017 first-round draft pick along with forward Corey Brewer in exchange for Williams, who wrote on Twitter: “Thanx for the love L.A., I've enjoyed my stay”.

Basketball's governing body Fiba changes headgear rules to allow hijab Basketball has changed its rules on headgear in a move that will allow players to wear the hijab during matches.