• Electric cars, diapers among items bought with NBA raises

    Marc Gasol wanted a boat before the Memphis Grizzlies center settled for a Tesla. Shaun Livingston has been buying diapers - lots and lots of diapers - with his new contract from the Golden State Warriors. NBA teams have doled out about $3 billion in contracts over the first 96 hours of free agency in 2016 and followed that spending spree by dropping at least $3 billion more in 2017.

    The Associated Press