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Agonizing Summer Leaves U.S. Basketball Much to Ponder

The Americans lost to Serbia at the World Cup, ensuring they would play for seventh place, their worst showing ever in a tournament featuring N.B.A. players....

Agonizing Summer Leaves U.S. Basketball Much to Ponder

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UA guard Alex Barcello leaves basketball team TUCSON – University of Arizona guard Alex Barcello is transferring away from the program. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
06:36, 06/25/2019

New agent rule leaves college basketball player in limbo The new NCAA rule designed to help players explore their NBA draft potential by allowing them to sign with an agent and still return to school surprisingly doesn't apply to all college players....
16:00, 05/29/2019

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence might end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
15:12, 06/22/2019

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence may end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
18:12, 06/22/2019

Demo Day! Scott Disick Bulldozes a Basketball Hoop and Leaves His Contractor Speechless Taking matters into his own hands. In this clip from Sunday's all-new Flip It Like Disick, Scott Disick jumps into the driver's seat of a bulldozer in order to take down the Jed......
20:00, 08/16/2019

Summer Kitchen Hacks: How To Keep Mint Leaves Fresh For Longer Kitchen Hacks: Indian mint is consumed in dishes and drinks, and used in ancient home remedies. Here's how to keep this summer essential fresh for longer....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Eden Hazard exit leaves resilient Chelsea at a crossroads this summer Only Chelsea can end the season with another major European trophy in the cabinet and go into the summer break with more questions about the future than answers....
13:12, 05/30/2019

The time is now for agonizing Jets Eight is enough. Eight years without a playoff berth is enough. The Jets have their young franchise quarterback, they have the head coach they wanted to coach him, they have the general manager the co...
02:24, 07/24/2019

Blues dump Bruins to win Stanley Cup after agonizing 52-year wait The St. Louis Blues completed a most improbable journey and wiped out decades of misery by beating the Boston Bruins on Wednesday to capture their first Stanley Cup and set off a celebration that was ...
07:24, 06/13/2019

Bol Bol Heads To Denver Nuggets After Agonizing Draft Night Slide Extremely fun one-and-done Oregon prospect Bol Bol showed up to Thursday night’s NBA draft decked out in a black suit featuring a garish sequined spider web on the left shoulder, smiling and optimisti...
12:48, 06/21/2019

Mom left in ‘agonizing pain’ after she claims epidural was stuck in her spine for days It allegedly took four days and three different hospitals in Florida before doctors were able to safely remove an epidural catheter that was reportedly stuck in an 18-year-old new mother’s back....
21:48, 07/03/2019

Diamondbacks Plunge Into The Depths Of The Seven Hells, Discover Agonizing New Way To Lose A Ballgame If a walk-off win is exciting, and a walk-off walk is peculiar and charming, what is a walk-off walk, walk, walk, walk, walk? Perhaps something too grotesque to even imagine, let alone witness with yo...
18:48, 07/03/2019

Cameron Boyce's Family Confirms He Had Epilepsy as They Make "Agonizing" Funeral Plans Cameron Boyce's loved ones are shedding new light on the medical condition that contributed to his tragic passing. The Disney Channel star, who passed away on July 6 at the age of......
07:36, 07/10/2019

It seems easier to go car-less nowadays. But should you? Here are nine factors to ponder. Location, public transit options and budget play a role. But don’t forget to consider personal issues such as how flexible you are or whether you love to drive....
19:24, 04/30/2019

Investors Ponder Negative Bond Yields A steep slide in U.S. government-bond yields last week wrong-footed investors and left some pondering what was once unthinkable: whether interest rates in America could one day turn negative....
11:26, 08/12/2019

What If An Asteroid Was About To Hit Earth? Scientists Ponder Question Here's a hypothetical: a telescope detects an asteroid between 100 and 300 meters in diameter racing through our solar system at 14 kilometers per second, 57 million kilometers from Earth....
08:48, 04/30/2019

What's next: Pan Am Games' athletes ponder Tokyo 2020 From facing elite competition to hanging out at the athletes' village, the 2019 Pan American Games was a vital experience for those hoping to shine in sport's biggest stage, the Olympics....
02:36, 08/14/2019

French literati ponder 'brexit' dictionary entry French literary types aghast at the political turmoil engulfing Britain as it seeks to leave the European Union launched a tongue-in-cheek Twitter campaign on Wednesday to add 'Brexit' to the national...
05:48, 09/12/2019

Nigerian officials ponder next move in $9bn energy scandal As war of words continues over potential loss of assets, mixed messages of negotiation and scam emanate from governmentNigeria’s top government officials have met to discuss their next move in the $9b...
14:24, 09/04/2019

Raptors’ Danny Green not ready to ponder a Knicks homecoming TORONTO — When Long Island’s Danny Green re-signed with the Spurs in 2015, ignoring the Knicks’ inquiry, he felt destined to make a third Finals appearance. That didn’t happen until San Antonio traded...
04:00, 06/02/2019

Berkshire Hathaway investors ponder life after Warren Buffett Berkshire Hathaway investors come to the annual meeting to learn from Warren Buffett. But they worry how much longer the 88-year-old will be in place.        ...
19:48, 05/04/2019

Green Beret accused of killing suspected Taliban bomb maker facing 'agonizing' wait for trial, wife says The family of a decorated former Green Beret who is charged with killing a suspected Taliban bomb maker  in 2010 is facing another roadblock in the military justice system, his wife told “Fox & Friend...
11:24, 08/25/2019

Late-Night Hosts Ponder Trump’s Secret Deal With Mexico Stephen Colbert and others mocked President Trump’s claim that Mexico had agreed to new actions in the immigration deal and that some of them had not yet been revealed....
11:24, 06/11/2019

Rural Iowans ponder Trump alternatives as China trade war drags on Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg asked a crowd of hot and sticky supporters packed into an Iowa brewery this weekend whether the United States has a plan to win the ongoing trade ...
19:24, 05/20/2019

Huawei mobile users ponder switching brand after Google news Time to abandon the Huawei phone? That was what some owners asked after U.S. tech giant Google said it would suspend its business with China's top mobile maker, threatening future access to Gmail, You...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Transfer roundup: Spurs close in on £55m defender Ndombélé, West Ham ponder Rondón • Pochettino moves in on No 1 summer target • West Ham will sign Rondón if they can sell HernándezTottenham have made a club record £55m (€62m) bid for the Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombélé and are con...
02:00, 06/26/2019

This Chrome extension makes you ponder your mortality while wasting time on social media Despite fearing death, humans have always been weirdly obsessed with anticipating their final day on earth. Now in the digital age, this morbid fascination with predicting death has taken form in digi...
13:00, 07/09/2019

The London parties to be seen at this summer: Wimbledon, The Serpentine, V&A summer party and all the best social soirees Last night's V&A bash was the official start of London's summer of parties. Your invitation may have been lost in the post, but fear not — The Londoner's Phoebe Luckhurst has drunk the champagne so yo...
18:00, 06/20/2019

Happy Summer 2019: Google Doodle Marks Summer Solstice - The Longest Day Google today dedicated its doodle to mark the start of summer and also the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere. The day referred to as the Summer Solstice receives the most hours of......
05:12, 06/21/2019

Summer Diet Tips: Beat The Summer Heat With These 5 New Versions Of Lemonade Coconut water, chaas, lassi, jaljeera, sharbat and nimbu pani; all these summer drinks are ultimate thirst quenchers that not only provide relief in this sweltering heat, but also help in keeping the....
12:48, 05/23/2019

Healthy Summer Diet: 6 Nutritious Summer Fruit Salad Recipes To Try Fruit salads are the perfect way to ensure that you load up on a rainbow of nutrients when your body most needs it, to fight the excesses of weather outside....
16:00, 06/17/2019

Peace, Love & Summer Music: Vote for the Concert You Want to See First This Summer Music makes the world go round and summer concerts make it more fun. Festival season kicks off months and months of music fun, but once June hits it becomes summer concert season and boy,......
23:12, 06/20/2019

Summer Heat, Without the Summer Humidity Temperatures are soaring this afternoon thanks to a southerly wind and abundant sunshine. We’ve warmed into the upper 70s low 80s and will reach a few more ticks before the sun sets. The best news is ...
21:24, 05/08/2019

Summer Diet: Mango Lassi Is Passé; Add These Fruits To Your Lassi This Summer! Mango lassi is prepared by blending mango puree with the thick curd base and then adding the spices and sugar, per usual. Here are a few more fruit lassis that you can try this summer!...
16:24, 05/30/2019

Summer Recipes: 6 Delightful Cooling Lemon Recipes To Try This Summer We love including lemons in our summer drinks and dishes, due to their refreshing taste and sharp flavour. Read on for 6 of our best cooling lemon recipes to treat yourself to, this summer!...
16:00, 06/14/2019

Summer Mango Drinks: 5 Mango Mocktail Recipes You Can Try this Summer Mango drinks:We've seen a lot of mango drinks develop over the years by several companies. But, here are 5 recipes which guide you on how to use mangoes to make your own mango mocktail at home....
16:24, 05/24/2019

What you need to know about 3x3 basketball The development of 3x3 basketball reaches the next level with the sport's debut at the Pan American Games a year before it's featured at the Olympics....
19:48, 07/27/2019

Computers Are the New Basketball Coaches “Today’s players will not argue with a computer.” The latest shot-tracking technology in basketball is the latest sign of a profound shift in the making of professional athletes....
19:12, 07/19/2019

Commissioner For A Day: Let's Get Rid Of The Clock In Basketball Good news everybody: I’ve become the NBA commissioner for a day, and I’m going to abuse my brief, ill-gotten power to take a big sledgehammer to every game clock in every arena in North America. At le...
21:12, 06/04/2019

Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey, Yours for Just $100,000? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
14:36, 07/30/2019

In Canada, Basketball Is the New Hockey The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and from the looks of it, this nation due north, traditionally obsessed with hockey, has this hard court leisure activit...
17:12, 05/31/2019

Cold Brew For The Summer: 5 Delightful Cold Brew Coffee Drinks For Summer Fix a cold brew at home: it's ridiculously simple!You can enjoy a cold glass - serve it over ice or milk, when you need a caffeine kick or a refreshing beverage or also choose to blend this into a......
16:36, 05/22/2019

Sorry, but we don't need you, USA Basketball tells Carmelo Anthony USA Basketball rebuffed Melo’s interest in playing for countryAnthony remains free agent after tumultuous 16th NBA seasonCarmelo Anthony, the only ever three-time Olympic gold medalist in men’s basket...
00:24, 08/09/2019

First of 4 ex-college basketball coaches to be sentenced Prosecutors want a former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California to serve up to a year in prison for his role in a scandal that steered top high school recruits to favore...
08:12, 06/05/2019

On Basketball: Warriors, Rockets should be embarrassed The complaining about officiating has become the story of the Golden State-Houston series, and it needs to stop        ...
18:00, 04/30/2019

You Won't Believe the Basketball Wives Friendship That May Come to a Shocking End "People who are pretending to be your friend are not your f--king friend." Whenever a cast member on Basketball Wives says those words, there's bound to be some drama......
17:00, 08/14/2019

Can Philip Rivers Dunk A Basketball? All the bars that can open their windows have opened them, and the other ones have shut them tight and dialed up the air conditioning. The air is dense and soupy; just walking down the street feels li...
20:36, 06/20/2019

Got $100,000 to Buy Obama’s Old Basketball Jersey at Auction? An auction house selling the jersey, which the former president is believed to have worn while playing in high school, says it could fetch that much when bidding closes in August....
22:12, 07/30/2019

Gustafson chronicles her pro basketball journey for the AP Former Iowa star Megan Gustafson talks about her professional women's basketball experience from getting drafted by Dallas to getting cut just before final rosters were announced   ...
09:00, 06/11/2019

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
23:24, 05/23/2019

Gone in 3.9 seconds: Where basketball took JamesOn Curry JamesOn Curry played 3.9 seconds in 2010, never to step foot on an NBA court again. He would rise, he would fall, he would be broke, he would be broken. And then the game would save his life....
14:36, 08/28/2019

On Pro Basketball: Draymond Green Has Never Been Better. Or This Quiet. Golden State’s Green is known for his constant stream of chatter, but of late he has redirected it from the referees to the game with results a teammate could only describe as “ridiculous.”...
21:12, 05/19/2019

Dirk Nowitzki: Life after basketball It has been two months since Dirk Nowitzki walked away from the basketball court after a glittering 20-year NBA career. The 41-year-old is now spending time with his family and doing things he could n...
03:24, 07/04/2019

Australia beats USA for the first time ever in basketball Australia 98-94 United StatesFirst win for Australia in 26 games between the teamsBoomers fans can dare to dream about a basketball World Cup medal after Australia scored a massive upset win over the ...
11:00, 08/24/2019

'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich "USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich has come out in praise of Colin Kaepernick, whose stand against racial injustice in America cost him his NFL career."...
13:49, 08/15/2019

Pac-12 tries to boost men’s basketball, loosen transfer rule SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 presidents voted to standardize nonconference schedules for men’s basketball and allow athletes to transfer within the conference without losing a season of eligi...
01:00, 05/21/2019

Sources: Wolves tab Rosas to lead basketball ops The Timberwolves have hired Rockets executive Gersson Rosas to serve as president of basketball operations, league sources told ESPN, making him the NBA's first Latino top basketball executive....
00:36, 05/02/2019

As World Cup gets closer, USA Basketball working on bonding USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich doesn't have many rules for his World Cup team. They're more like suggestions, such as the one about limiting phone usage when the team is having breakfast together...
14:12, 08/15/2019

Basketball is Canadian, and so’s the whistle you hear in every NBA game An NBA referee born in Ontario is the inventor of a "pea-less" whistle that's now the standard used in professional level sports organizations like the CFL, NFL and NBA....
07:48, 06/08/2019

It’s time we had a dry, statistical analysis of Air Bud, the dog who sucks at basketball Sure, there’s nothing in the rules that says a dog can’t play basketball, but there’s also nothing in the rules that says we can’t talk about how much that dog actually sucks. A new article from Mel M...
03:00, 06/15/2019

2 convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach have been convicted of bribery conspiracy at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA-boun...
21:24, 05/08/2019

Malone: Game 6 skirmish just 'playoff basketball' Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't think much of the minor skirmish between his team and the Trail Blazers in Game 6, calling the incident indicative of playoff basketball....
04:36, 05/12/2019

NBA stars suit up for USA Basketball training camp The best photos from 2019 USA Basketball training camp as Team USA prepares for the FIBA World Cup, which takes place from August 31 to September 15.       ...
20:00, 08/06/2019

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I ...
07:00, 07/08/2019

Isaiah Austin is willing to risk his life for basketball The 7-foot-1 center dreamed of playing in the NBA, but everything changed just days before the draft. Now he's putting everything on the line to do what he loves....
22:00, 06/16/2019

Popovich, finally, gets his turn at leading USA Basketball Gregg Popovich walked into USA Basketball's first team meeting in advance of World Cup training camp, and it seemed to some in the room that he was having a little difficulty keeping his emotions in c...
18:00, 08/06/2019

Joe Tsai Is Big in Business. Now He’s Taking On Women’s Basketball. Tsai, the new owner of the Liberty and part owner of the Nets, has made a fortune as a founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. He’s hoping his skills can produce needed revenue for the ...
15:36, 05/19/2019

Why Team USA's World Cup defeats were good for basketball The US men’s basketball team crashed out of the World Cup – but it’s a sign that other countries are closing the talent gapThis was a failure by the US men’s national basketball team, no question abou...
16:36, 09/12/2019

Twitch will stream Team USA basketball games USA Basketball has had a hard time getting players to participate in the upcoming FIBA World Cup, but the organization has managed to lock down one position: its streaming partner. Today, Twitch annou...
20:48, 08/06/2019

Big East return is ‘jolt’ UConn basketball has been looking for Connecticut returning to the Big East may give the conference more of its old-school feel. In the least, it should help the Huskies return to national relevance. No longer will UConn be forgotten once...
09:00, 06/28/2019

Marc Gasol was once a basketball dinosaur before becoming a Raptor Gasol spent most of his career bruising in the paint with Memphis. Now, he's flashing a versatile long-range game that's helping tip the scales in the Finals....
19:48, 06/06/2019

IUPUI men's basketball coach resigns following OWI arrest Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis men’s basketball coach Jason Gardner resigned Tuesday following an operating-while-intoxicated (OWI) arrest....
18:36, 08/28/2019

Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
18:00, 05/22/2019

Basketball Wives Returns: Where Are Your Favorite Former Castmates Now? In the game of reality TV, the Basketball Wives cast always comes out on top. It's hard to believe that it's been nine years since VH1 first introduced fans to a group of women......
13:00, 06/19/2019

Canada beats New Zealand 103-100 in in exhibition basketball Phil Scrubb scored 24 points to lead Canada to a 103-100 overtime win over New Zealand in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game       ...
18:36, 08/21/2019

At FIBA World Cup, U.S.A. Basketball Flirts With Vulnerability A handful of teams feel like the U.S. men aren’t a juggernaut since so many top N.B.A. stars are missing. Said Andrew Bogut of Australia: “They’re still the clear favorites, but they are beatable.”...
17:48, 08/30/2019

The Latest: Combine scene is a who's-who of basketball The Latest: At the NBA draft combine, the attendance list is a who's-who of the game's big names        ...
21:36, 05/16/2019

Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at Basketball World Cup Giannis Antetokounmpo says he will play for Greece at this year's basketball World Cup in China, adding that he can play any position       ...
20:24, 06/28/2019

LSU basketball coach regrets not meeting with LSU officials DESTIN, Fla. (AP) — LSU men’s basketball coach Will Wade has acknowledged making “some mistakes” when he refused to speak with school officials in March regarding a leaked FBI wireta...
01:48, 05/29/2019

On Pro Basketball: Losing the Lottery Might Be the Least of the Knicks’ Problems The promise of Zion Williamson was ejected from Madison Square Garden, a reminder of how difficult it will be for the Knicks to return to the center of the N.B.A. universe....
21:12, 05/15/2019

Ice hockey in China may soon join basketball 'at the top of the charts' "In time, hockey will join basketball at the top of the charts in China," Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment's CEO, Scott O'Neil, said Monday....
05:00, 07/16/2019

China tries to gain traction in its basketball World Cup China has lost all 10 of its games in the last two Olympic basketball tournaments with five losses each in Rio de Janeiro and London       ...
16:36, 08/31/2019

Trump honors 'Mr. Basketball' with Medal of Freedom President Donald Trump awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom to former Boston Celtics point guard and basketball coach Bob Cousy Thursday afternoon at the White House....
04:36, 08/23/2019

Kobe Bryant: Easy days for USA Basketball are over 'It's not going to be easy': Kobe Bryant thinks USA Basketball romps to gold are things of the past       ...
16:24, 09/13/2019

Stephen Curry Finally Gets Some Rest (but Only From Basketball) In a wide-ranging interview, Curry, the Warriors guard, spoke about the brutal postseason, possibly campaigning in 2020 and what he wants for himself, next season and after the N.B.A....
03:48, 06/22/2019

Basketball: U.S. finish seventh at World Cup after Poland win The U.S. cruised to a 87-74 win over Poland to finish seventh at the FIBA Basketball World Cup on Saturday, putting the seal on the worst-ever performance for the Americans at the tournament....
13:12, 09/14/2019

Khalil Whitney Signs with Kentucky Men’s Basketball LEXINGTON, Ky. – Longtime Kentucky men’s basketball commitment Khalil Whitney officially joined the Wildcats on Friday after signing a national letter of intent with the university. Whitney, a 6-foot-...
00:12, 05/04/2019

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over...
12:36, 08/18/2019

US crowns men’s, women’s 3-on-3 basketball champs in Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — Before 3-on-3 basketball debuts in the Olympics, USA Basketball took it to Las Vegas. The men’s and women’s national championships went full-blown show time in looking for...
09:48, 05/05/2019

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 2020."...
16:36, 05/01/2019

Five college basketball coaches who should consider following John Beilein to the NBA Here are five coaches who should consider going to the NBA -- just like John Beilein has done in leaving Michigan for the Cavaliers.        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

For Gregg Popovich, leading USA Basketball is a true calling For the red, white and blue: An airman once, Gregg Popovich now ready to lead the U.S. into the Basketball World Cup       ...
23:24, 08/29/2019

Ex-Oklahoma State basketball coach gets 3 months in prison NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach at Oklahoma State and the University of South Carolina was sentenced to three months in prison Friday for accepting bribes to link top players with ...
22:12, 06/07/2019

French basketball hero Tony Parker retires Parker had an illustrious career playing in the NBA, which included four championships. The Belgian-born point guard also starred for the French national team....
04:24, 06/11/2019

Still to be Inducted Saturday in the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – The all-time leading scorer in both men’s and women’s basketball history at the University of Kentucky – Valerie Still – will officially be inducted into the prestigious ...
11:24, 06/08/2019

UA asst. basketball coach sentenced in bribery scandal NEW YORK – A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corrupt...
10:36, 06/07/2019

NBA, Twitch announce deal for digital rights to USA Basketball The National Basketball Association on Tuesday said that Amazon.com Inc's Twitch would be its exclusive digital partner for streaming USA Basketball games globally through 2020....
15:36, 08/06/2019

Boomers win Basketball World Cup opener against Canada – video The Australian national team opened their Fiba World Cup campaign with a 108-92 win in Dongguan. The win came as the Boomers' star centre, Andrew Bogut, was booed by the home crowd every time he touc...
08:36, 09/02/2019

Bail reduced for man accused in LSU basketball player death The man accused of fatally shooting an LSU basketball player has had his bail reduced by more than half so he can participate in certain programs       ...
22:00, 06/11/2019

Basketball: Australia consumer watchdog probing U.S. game Australia's consumer watchdog has launched an investigation into Thursday's basketball World Cup warmup game between the United States and Australia in Melbourne following hundreds of complaints from ...
10:12, 08/23/2019

Sports of The Times: The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
20:36, 05/03/2019

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful smattering of hoops knowledge from this extremely h...
23:12, 05/30/2019

N.C.A.A. Basketball Trial: Guilty Verdicts on Bribery Conspiracy A prospective agent and a former shoe company consultant were convicted of conspiring to funnel money to coaches in exchange for help signing players to their agency....
00:12, 05/09/2019

UK Men’s Basketball Lands 11th Straight Top-Three Signing Class (Larry Vaught Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. – On April 1, 2009, at his introductory press conference as the Kentucky men’s basketball head coach, John Calipari told the world, “I’m here because I can recruit ...
01:00, 05/25/2019

Idaho men's basketball coach put on administrative leave The University of Idaho men's basketball coach has been placed on administrative leave following a consultant's report that found potential NCAA violations       &#...
18:24, 05/29/2019

Streak ends: US men's basketball falls to Australia, 98-94 Upset down under: USA Basketball's 78-game winning streak ends in 98-94 defeat to Australia in World Cup tune-up       ...
13:24, 08/24/2019

US-Australia basketball: Fans voice anger at seating Basketball fans who paid for expensive seats at a USA-Australia match in the Australian city of Melbourne say they have been ripped off. Hollywood actor Russell Crowe was among those to complain of po...
17:24, 08/23/2019

Fall picked as first president of Basketball Africa League NEW YORK (AP) — Amadou Gallo Fall is the first president of the Basketball Africa League. The NBA made the announcement of his move on Tuesday. Fall has been with the NBA since 2010, most recently as ...
01:48, 05/29/2019

Zona guard leaving basketball team after just one season TUCSON –  Arizona guard Devonaire Doutrive is transferring from the University of Arizona. It’s still not clear what school he will head to. Doutrive played one season under Coach Sean Mil...
08:00, 05/28/2019

Dawkins convicted in college basketball corruption trial NEW YORK (AP) — An aspiring sports business manager and an amateur basketball coach were convicted of bribery conspiracy Wednesday at a trial that showed top college coaches were paid off to steer NBA...
22:12, 05/08/2019

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
05:36, 08/17/2019

Team USA basketball is no longer gold medal shoo-in MELBOURNE, Australia — The World Cup is a week away, and the United States is no lock for gold. Australia delivered that message to the world on Saturday. For the first time in nearly 13 years, a U.S....
19:00, 08/24/2019

Ex-Arizona assistant basketball coach gets 3-month sentence NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has sentenced a former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona to three months in prison for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal. Emanuel “Book...
20:36, 06/06/2019

Emotional ex-USC basketball coach avoids prison after plea NEW YORK (AP) — A judge says a former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California won’t be going to prison for accepting a bribe to steer young athletes to a manager. To...
18:12, 06/05/2019

Upstate NY Basketball Hall of Fame honor for Jim Boeheim Longtime Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim and former Orange player Jim Lee are to be inducted Sunday into the Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame        ...
18:48, 05/19/2019

Baylor moving forward with plans for new basketball facility WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor is moving forward with plans to build a new basketball facility on the banks of Brazos River. Athletic director Mack Rhoades said Tuesday that a portion of a record $100 mill...
22:48, 05/07/2019

No excuses for Australia's Boomers as they aim for first Basketball World Cup medal On a high after beating the United States, Australia’s basketballers head to the Fiba World Cup hoping to make history“It’s not really about them.” The words of Joe Ingles, mere minutes after his Aust...
21:24, 08/27/2019

Michigan hires Wilson as women’s basketball assistant ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan has hired Toyelle Wilson as an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator for its women’s basketball team. The school announced the move Monday. Wilson spent the...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Basketball comes home, Raptors fans hoping trophy follows When Canadian James Naismith invented basketball back in 1891 it is doubtful that in his wildest dreams he could have imagined his hockey-mad homeland going bonkers over a sport designed to be an "ath...
01:12, 06/01/2019

Order restored: US beats Canada in pre-World Cup basketball The United States rebounded from a rare loss two days earlier to outclass Canada 84-68 in a pre-World Cup exhibition basketball game       ...
18:12, 08/26/2019

WNBA: Why sharps love wagering on women’s basketball Though it’s likely to be buried in an early-season media barrage that features the NBA playoffs, the NHL playoffs, golf’s U.S. Open (June 13-16), and possibly even the women’s soccer World Cup (USA be...
01:12, 05/25/2019

Courtney hired as basketball assistant by Miami Hurricanes CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Bill Courtney has been hired as assistant basketball coach at the University of Miami, where he’ll be reunited with coach Jim Larranaga. Courtney also worked on Larrana...
00:36, 06/13/2019

Floyd Mayweather Jr crossed up in charity basketball game Boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. proved Monday night that his talents are best used in the ring and playing defense against some of the best ball handlers in the sport isn’t easy....
14:24, 07/09/2019

US expands women's basketball training and will pay players US women's national basketball team expanding training over next year leading up to 2020 Tokyo Olympics, paying star group of players to participate       ...
23:00, 07/27/2019

Arizona basketball: Red-Blue Game tickets go on sale Aug. 3 TUCSON – From high flying dunks to long-range three-pointers, there is no doubt that Arizona men’s basketball is a sight to behold. Luckily for Wildcat fans, the wait is almost over –...
01:12, 07/03/2019

WVU basketball exhibition to benefit Ohio shooting victims West Virginia will play an exhibition men's basketball game to benefit the victims and families affected by a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

WWE’s newest 7-foot-3 giant is a former college basketball player Undertaker, Great Khali and Braun Strowman are all monsters that have dominated WWE in recent times, but now there is a new giant in town who is even taller than the Big Show. The company’s NXT develo...
22:24, 07/21/2019

Will dominant team continue to reign at The Basketball Tournament? USA TODAY Sports' Dan Wolken discusses The Basketball Tournament and whether or not the four-year defending champions Overseas Elite's run will end.       ...
23:48, 07/18/2019

Kenny Blakeney to be named basketball coach at Howard Blakeney, a first-time head coach, has five years of experience coaching in the Ivy League and won two national championships as a player at Duke in the 1990s....
06:48, 05/03/2019

US men's basketball team loses its first game in nearly 13 years to Australia For more than a decade, the United States maintained its dominance in international men's basketball. All of that changed Saturday, when Team USA lost its first game since 2006 to Australia....
21:48, 08/25/2019

Basketball figure denies bribing coaches to get clients A former aspiring business manager for NBA players continues to insist he never bribed college basketball coaches to help him get future clients        ...
21:24, 05/02/2019

St. John’s Hires Mike Anderson as New Men’s Basketball Coach The former Arkansas coach, taking over for Chris Mullin, said he wanted the Red Storm to be a team that opponents “don’t know what we’re going to do.”...
19:48, 04/28/2019

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
22:24, 07/22/2019

On Pro Basketball: Warriors Are Rolling and Rockets Are Rocked After Game 2 A series that threatened to devolve into complaints about a referee picked up when Stephen Curry and James Harden fought through injuries to inject some much-needed nobility into the proceedings....
18:48, 05/01/2019

Magic Johnson declares Los Angeles the ‘king of basketball’ He may not be in charge anymore, but Magic Johnson is excited for basketball in Los Angeles The former Lakers president took to Twitter on Saturday to declare Los Angeles the new “king of basketball,”...
17:12, 07/08/2019

Basketball: Simmons opts out of World Cup in blow for Australia Australia's hopes of claiming a maiden basketball World Cup have been dealt a blow, with Ben Simmons opting out of the tournament to focus on his NBA preparations....
10:12, 07/17/2019

On Pro Basketball: Joel Embiid Is Having Fun, Making the Sixers Look Unstoppable A joyous windmill dunk capped a virtuoso performance that has made the Sixers, who lead the Raptors by 2-1 in their series, the most intriguing and entertaining conference contenders....
18:36, 05/03/2019

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball     ...
23:00, 07/17/2019

Maya Moore Left Basketball. A Prisoner Needed Her Help. Moore, a W.N.B.A. star, said she wanted to translate social justice talk into action. Now she is on a sabbatical this season trying to help free a man she believes was wrongly convicted....
11:12, 06/30/2019

Is North Carolina really committed to returning women's basketball to the top? From the way it handled Sylvia Hatchell's exit to its announcement of Courtney Banghart's hiring, UNC doesn't seem truly invested in women's basketball....
21:48, 05/01/2019

Luc Longley Mad That Spain Keeps Getting "Kissed On The Dick By The Basketball Gods" Australia just lost a tough game to Spain in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup. The Boomers led most of the way, but lost their lead at the end of regulation, thanks in part to a few dodgy calls th...
21:12, 09/13/2019

Rick Pitino Has Had It With These Greek Fans Smoking During His Basketball Games Disgraced former Louisville Cardinals basketball coach Rick Pitino has spent the past six months or so coaching in Greece, where he’s finding success leading Panathinaikos in the Greek League. It’s a ...
23:12, 05/30/2019

Iowa hires Billy Taylor as assistant basketball coach Iowa has hired former Lehigh and Ball State head coach Billy Taylor to be an assistant on Fran McCaffery's staff        ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

College Basketball Player Says Coach Kicked Him Off Team Because Of His Dreadlocks Tyler Williams was a guard on the D-II University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Lions men’s basketball team as recently as last month, and he was set to come back for his senior season as the program’s leadi...
00:24, 09/06/2019

Shooting hoops: aerial views of basketball courts – in pictures Auckland-based photographer Petra Leary uses drones to capture aerial images of basketball courts across New Zealand. “My idea was to show the variety of styles and colours of the courts, and the geom...
16:36, 05/01/2019

College basketball player in Arkansas says coach dismissed him because of his dreadlocks Tyler Williams, the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith's second-leading scorer last season, has since transferred to another school. The university is investigating the allegation of racism....
23:12, 09/05/2019

Teddy Allen dismissed from Wichita State basketball team WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita State has dismissed Teddy Allen after he was arrested last week following a disturbance at a woman’s home. Athletic director Darron Boatright said Tuesday he and Coa...
20:24, 06/18/2019

Why a top basketball prospect chose to play professionally in New Zealand over college "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said RJ Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
00:24, 05/30/2019

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin basketball coach killed in car crash The University of Wisconsin said Sunday that the wife and daughter of men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore were killed in a Michigan automobile accident....
09:36, 05/27/2019

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum hospitalized after stroke Former Louisville coach Denny Crum was hospitalized this week after a stroke. He previously suffered a stroke in 2017.        ...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Teen calls out LeBron James in epic basketball battle It’s late May, and LeBron James is playoff-less. So this will have to suffice. The King found himself head-to-head with a teenager in an impromptu 3-point competition over the weekend, while wat...
01:48, 05/28/2019

US men's basketball team shocked by Australia, lose 1st game in nearly 13 years The United States' nearly 13-year dominance in the international men's basketball came to a shocking crash Saturday when Team USA suffering its first defeat since 2006 at the hands of Australia....
22:36, 08/24/2019

Eurosport partners EuroLeague Basketball and StubHub join forces "EuroLeague Basketball and StubHub – two key partners of Eurosport – have announced a new partnership that will see StubHub become the official ticketing partner, official fan-to-fan marketplace, and ...
16:36, 05/01/2019

Police officer gets challenged by kids so he shows off his basketball skills A New York police officer turned the street game with some kids into an opportunity to engage with the community and to show off his skills.       ...
02:12, 08/15/2019

NCAA announces 5-year strategy for women's basketball The NCAA has announced a five-year strategy providing guidelines for decision making across all three divisions, the first time the NCAA has come up with a cross-divisional plan for a single sport &#...
09:24, 04/30/2019

Binghamton basketball player Calistus Anyichie dead after drowning Binghamton basketball player Calistus Anyichie died at 19 after an accident that led to his drowning at Buttermilk Falls State Park on Sunday. “There is no blueprint for how to deal with such a ...
01:24, 07/16/2019

Jonah Bolden withdraws from Australia's Basketball World Cup squad Bolden has returned to the US for personal reasonsDeng Adel and Brock Motum in the mix as replacements for the BoomersBoomers teammates have thrown their support behind Jonah Bolden, who has withdrawn...
07:12, 08/19/2019

Pro athletes unite to bring wheelchair basketball and healing to those trapped in war Wheelchair basketball is transforming the lives of those caught in the crossfire of conflict, disease and poverty – spurred by the International Committee of the Red Cross and two pro American players...
16:12, 08/22/2019

What went wrong? What's next? Burning questions for USA Basketball ahead of Olympics What's next for USA Basketball after failing to medal at the FIBA World Cup and with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics less than a year away.       ...
22:01, 09/13/2019

Sports legends honor basketball great John Havlicek BOSTON (AP) — Sports legends were in Boston to honor one basketball great own John Havlicek. Former Celtics and Bruins stars gathered at Trinity Church in Boston on Thursday for a memorial service. Th...
21:24, 05/24/2019

Warriors ready new basketball stadium, fueled by tech dollars The Golden State Warriors are weeks from opening a sleek $1.5 billion sports and entertainment complex in San Francisco thanks largely to a years-long tech boom that made it financially feasible, the ...
09:12, 07/16/2019

On Pro Basketball: ‘This One Hurts.’ Rockets Despair After Warriors Eliminate Them From Playoffs The Rockets had a chance to finally vanquish the Warriors, playing without Durant and — for the first half, it seemed — Stephen Curry. But Golden State found a way....
15:12, 05/11/2019

Australia hands U.S. men's basketball team first loss in nearly 13 years Australia rallied for a 98-94 win and handed the U.S. its first loss in a major international game since the 2006 world championship semifinals.       ...
13:24, 08/24/2019

U. of Arizona president defends men's basketball coach Sean Miller University of Arizona President Robert Robbins gave head men's basketball coach Sean Miller a vote of confidence as an FBI investigation into college basketball lingers over the program....
21:24, 05/09/2019

Al Attles headed to Basketball Hall of Fame after six decades with Warriors Al Attles has done it all during his 60 years with the Warriors. Now he is among 10 people and two teams that make up the Hall of Fame class of 2019.       ...
16:00, 09/06/2019

Ex-BC women’s basketball coach Cathy Inglese ‘fighting for her life’ Former Boston College women’s basketball coach Cathy Inglese is “fighting for her life” after suffering a traumatic brain injury during an accidental fall this week, according to fri...
12:48, 07/19/2019

Drake basketball player charged after accidental shooting seriously injures man Tremell Murphy has been arrested and charged in relation to off-campus shooting of a 19-year-old student. He has been removed from Drake's team.       ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

What happened? Seven college basketball stars who didn't make it in the NBA With every NBA draft comes players who impressed in college but can’t quite make it in the big leagues. We take a look at some of those players.       ...
00:24, 06/20/2019

‘Space Jam’ mural turned Brooklyn basketball court into an ‘ice rink’ A Williamsburg basketball court’s new paint job promoting the sequel to the live-action/animated ’90s movie “Space Jam” has made the surface dangerously slippery, dejected b-ballers griped....
04:36, 08/18/2019

Downtown Girls Basketball is a glamorous squad of models, creatives People stop and stare — and often sneak photos during games. But the women of Downtown Girls Basketball are used to it. The all-female team, which is made up of models, artists, filmmakers, gallerists...
03:24, 08/18/2019

Two men convicted of bribery conspiracy in college basketball corruption trial The verdict capped a trial that forced the NCAA to confront corruption affecting basketball players at some of its elite programs.        ...
03:36, 05/09/2019

'These kids are ticking time bombs': The threat of youth basketball In part one of a two-part series, ESPN explores the dangers of youth basketball -- and how the culture of perpetual competition is jeopardizing the futures of the very stars it hopes to create....
15:36, 07/11/2019

A requiem for Warriors basketball in Oakland, on the canvasses of East Bay artists The East Bay art scene captured the Warriors' many highs and lows over 47 years at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. As the team leaves for San Francisco, these artists are pouring their feelings into their wor...
14:36, 06/13/2019

Clemson fires men's basketball assistant implicated in trial Clemson has fired longtime assistant men's basketball coach Steve Smith, whose voice was on a federal wiretap played at the ongoing college corruption trial        ...
18:12, 05/03/2019

Upper-Level Men’s Basketball Seat Selection Begins Next Week LEXINGTON, Ky. – The seat selection process for upper-level Kentucky men’s basketball season ticket holders will begin next week. All current upper-level season ticket holders will be selecting new se...
22:00, 05/17/2019

Hachimura hopes his success helps growth of Japan basketball Rui Hachimura used to adore a manga and anime series called "Slam Dunk," which followed a high school basketball team's trials and tribulations and helped bring the sport into the Japanese consciousne...
03:24, 06/21/2019

Basketball: CSKA and Anadolu Efes reach Euroleague final Continental basketball heavyweights CSKA Moscow and first-time finalists Anadolu Efes Istanbul will clash for the Euroleague title on Sunday after beating their respective rivals in contrasting fashio...
01:36, 05/18/2019

Rich White Man Gets Away With Shoving Black NBA Basketball Player Because He Has a Lot of Money Kyle Lowry was on fire Wednesday when he helped his Toronto Raptors dismantle a hobbled Golden State Warriors team in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, 123-109....
23:24, 06/06/2019

Acclaimed prep basketball coach Gene Pingatore dies at 83 WESTCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — The winningest boys basketball coach in Illinois history who gained national attention when he appeared in the 1994 documentary “Hoop Dreams” has died. Gene Pingat...
23:36, 06/27/2019

Several Minutes Of Horrendous Basketball Result In Warriors Surviving Game 5 Game 5 was anything but pretty. The first half was defined by Kevin Durant’s triumphant return, and then Kevin Durant’s disastrous re-injury. The second half was defined by one transcendent three-minu...
06:48, 06/11/2019

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim opens up about fatal car crash Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim opened up about the fatal car crash that left a 51-year-old man dead in upstate New York earlier this year....
17:36, 09/12/2019

Pro Basketball Player Suspended After Drug Test Revealed He Was Pregnant Former Ohio University standout Donell “D.J.” Cooper was trying to catch on with a team overseas when a drug test revealed that he was pregnant....
00:24, 08/06/2019

Former UK Basketball Player Isaac Humphries to Host Benefit Concert LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky men’s basketball player Isaac Humphries is set to return to the city of Lexington to perform a benefit concert supporting the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the B...
03:24, 06/08/2019

NCAA loosens restrictions on college basketball agent certification NCAA has amended its controversial guidelines so prospective agents for college basketball players won't be required to have a college degree.       ...
13:36, 08/13/2019

Children run for their lives as gunman opens fire at basketball court Police on Thursday released heart-stopping video of a gunman opening fire on a crowded Bronx basketball court, sending terrified kids and adults running for their lives. A 16-year-old boy was shot in ...
21:24, 05/16/2019

Michigan State clears ex-basketball players in rape case EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University says three former men’s basketball players have been cleared of wrongdoing in connection with allegations they sexually assaulted a female st...
17:24, 06/29/2019

Why Rockets want to turn semifinal series against Warriors into basketball warfare The Rockets want to match what they see as the Warriors’ questionable physical tricks, and to do it with even more assertiveness and venom.        ...
14:24, 05/05/2019

Why AAC likely won't move quickly to replace UConn in football or basketball With UConn leaving for the Big East in 2020, here's a look at the course of action the AAC is leaning toward and its potential ripple effects.       ...
06:36, 06/29/2019

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019: Guardian writers' predictions Basketball’s World Cup tips off Saturday in China. Who will stand out? Who will surprise? And can anyone stop Team USA? Our writers weigh in with their predictionsBeau Dure Seeing how far Giannis Ante...
10:12, 08/30/2019

College admissions scam mastermind was an ‘aggressive’ basketball coach The mastermind behind the sweeping college admissions scandal was also once an “aggressive” youth basketball coach who ran grueling, four-hour practices and teased kids as “meatpackers,” according to ...
19:36, 05/17/2019

AAU basketball coach who sexually exploited more than 400 boys gets 180 years in prison Greg Stephen, who oversaw the elite Iowa Barnstormers program, was said by the judge to have “exploited, manipulated and abused children for almost two decades.”...
19:12, 05/03/2019

Popular basketball coach shot dead outside California home A beloved youth basketball coach was gunned down outside his California home, and shattered relatives are struggling to understand why someone would want to kill the beloved dad of two. Claudell Walte...
20:36, 06/06/2019

What recruiting experts are saying about Bronny James' basketball talent LeBron James' oldest son, "Bronny," showed off his skills in a big 15U matchup over the weekend. Recruiting experts offered up their thoughts on him.        ...
04:36, 05/15/2019

Wilson! Cast Away basketball washes up on beach after 1,000-mile voyage A basketball launched into the sea from the most remote part of the UK - as a joke inspired by Tom Hanks' film Cast Away - has been found on a beach in Denmark after a 1,000-mile journey....
00:12, 07/05/2019

Study finds most sudden deaths in youth sports were in basketball The majority of sudden deaths in youth and middle school sports happen to boys at an average age of 13 on the basketball court, a NATA study found.        ...
18:12, 05/20/2019

Four hours from the Raptors’ home, the cradle of basketball also resides in Ontario James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, was born in Almonte, a small town that works hard to honor his legacy while embracing the rise of the Toronto Raptors....
03:00, 06/02/2019

Kobe Bryant has the most savage breakdown of daughter’s basketball team Kobe Bryant still takes basketball seriously. Appearing with his daughter’s AAU team on Instagram, the Lakers legend commended six girls in the picture for working out with him, then seemingly c...
18:48, 09/12/2019

Ex-NBA referee pleads guilty in NCAA basketball bribery scandal A former NBA ref who went into the bespoke suit business pleaded guilty on Tuesday to paying bribes to former Auburn coach and professional player Chuck “The Rifleman” Person as part of the massive NC...
01:48, 05/08/2019

Atlanta clothier pleads guilty in basketball corruption case NEW YORK (AP) — An Atlanta clothier and former NBA referee has pleaded guilty in a college basketball scandal, admitting teaming up with ex-Auburn basketball assistant coach Chuck Person in a bribery ...
02:00, 05/08/2019

Kim Jong Un wants American basketball players to visit North Korea At least it’s one way he’s on the ball! North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un begged the US to send a team of “famous basketball players” as an assist to diplomatic relations,...
19:12, 05/10/2019

United States hits new basketball low with World Cup loss to Serbia DONGGUAN, China — The U.S. came to China looking to again be the best in the world. It’ll go home with the worst tournament showing in program history. Such is the reality for the Americans now...
18:00, 09/12/2019

Former BC women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese dies at 60 Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese died Wednesday, a week after sustaining a brain injury in a fall       ...
06:12, 07/25/2019

'Some days I hate the NBA': Kevin Durant reflects on relationship with basketball 10-time All Star says end of time with Thunder was painful30-year-old says business side of game is wearingKevin Durant, one of the NBA’s best – and most polarizing – players has spoken about his ambi...
21:00, 09/10/2019

If John Beilein Is Such A Good Person, Why Was He A College Basketball Coach? Longtime Michigan men’s basketball coach John Beilein announced yesterday that he’s leaving the university to take over as coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. It’s a move plenty of other college coache...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund the construction of an indoor basketball court in a fire-ravaged area outside Athens where at least 100 people were killed last summer   &#...
21:24, 05/20/2019

Catalina Foothills alum earns scholarship with Stanford basketball PALO ALTO, Calif.  – Former Catalina Foothills High School standout Sam Beskind has earned a scholarship on the Stanford basketball team. Here’s more from our Tuesday sportscast: ...
07:48, 08/28/2019

On College Basketball: Players Hold Power Over the N.C.A.A., if They Feel the Hunger College athletes, who have had to settle for hollow victories in court, have the leverage to overhaul a system of sham amateurism and reap their share of the riches they bring....
19:48, 04/28/2019

Syracuse women’s basketball star Tiana Mangakahia has breast cancer Syracuse guard Tiana Mangakahia has been diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer, she announced in a release on Monday. Mangakahia will begin chemotherapy on Friday and undergo surgery after her treatmen...
23:12, 07/02/2019

College basketball's way-too-early preseason top 25 teams for the 2019-20 season Now that Virginia has won the national title, it's time to look ahead to the 2019-20 college basketball season. Here's an early look at the top 25.        ...
21:24, 04/28/2019

Basketball: Australia snap United States' 13-year winning streak Australia, fired by a game-high 30 points from Patty Mills, ended the United States' 78-game winning streak in basketball competitions and exhibitions on Saturday, claiming a shock 98-94 win in a Worl...
19:24, 08/24/2019

James Harden makes big donation to renovate Houston basketball courts Harden is donating more than $240K to the city of Houston to restore outdoor courts in under-served areas that were ravaged by Hurricane Harvey.       ...
04:12, 08/25/2019

USA Basketball crumbles late in tune-up loss to Australia, snapping win streak Thanks to poor late-game execution on both ends, USA Basketball suffered its first defeat with NBA players since 2006 with a stunning exhibition loss to Australia....
15:48, 08/24/2019

Near-loss to Turkey forces USA Basketball to confront its mortality earlier than expected A 93-92 win keeps alive a 13-year undefeated streak at major international tournaments, but the U.S. team is accustomed to breezing through opening-round games with huge blowouts....
02:36, 09/04/2019

University of Virginia basketball team will not celebrate championship at the White House The University of Virginia men's basketball team will not be celebrating its national championship with President Donald Trump at the White House, per a statement from the head coach released Friday....
16:36, 04/29/2019

Kendall Jenner Sets the Record Straight on Her History of Basketball Beaus When it comes to dealing with Twitter trolls, Kendall Jenner is a total pro. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star proved this once again by posting an epic response to a social media......
23:48, 07/16/2019

Binghamton University basketball player Calistus Anyichie identified in drowning Binghamton University basketball player Calistus Anyichie, 19, was identified as the man who drowned Sunday at Buttermilk Falls State Park.       ...
23:24, 07/15/2019

Jeremy Lin signs contract with Chinese Basketball Association's Beijing Ducks Lin, 31, signs to play with three-time CBA championsNBA veteran won title with Toronto Raptors last yearFormer NBA star Jeremy Lin has signed a contract to play for China’s Beijing Ducks, the team ann...
17:24, 08/27/2019

Former Rutgers basketball star Kelvin Troy makes history in Ireland Kelvin Troy became the first American inducted into the Basketball Ireland Hall of Fame. He was a pioneer in more ways than one.        ...
18:12, 05/20/2019

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison over bribery scandal Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball.       ...
22:00, 07/17/2019

Basketball: Blazers' Lillard left in limbo by Warriors’ wall of defense Portland leading scorer Damian Lillard has had a difficult time with a hovering Golden State defense and, with his team facing elimination from the NBA Western Conference finals, the Trail Blazer All-...
22:24, 05/19/2019

NBA wants to reach more basketball fans in China. Tencent and Bytedance may help provide the answer The National Basketball Association is already reaching out to an audience of more than 600 million people in China — but it's not resting on its laurels....
22:36, 04/28/2019

Former ASU basketball player Jill Noe gives birth to twins as surrogate for twin sister Former Arizona State basketball player Jill Noe was a surrogate for her twin sister, Whitney Bliesner, and recently gave birth to Bliesner's twins.       ...
23:48, 06/13/2019

Argentina forfeit Pan-Am basketball game after wearing wrong colour jerseys Argentinians were supposed to wear white but wore blueLoss means team cannot compete in medal roundsArgentina’s women’s basketball team had to forfeit their match against Colombia at the Pan American ...
00:24, 08/09/2019

Patty Mills stars as Australia pip France and avoid USA at Basketball World Cup Boomers beat France 100-98 to remain unbeatenMills scores game-high 30 points; Joe Ingles hits 23The Boomers did it again at the death, ousting France 100-98 to remain unbeaten and avoid the United St...
05:36, 09/10/2019

Arizona confirms NCAA investigation into men's basketball program has started Arizona could be forced to vacate wins and/or NCAA tournament appearance in 2017-18 if NCAA proves allegations that players from that team took money.        ...
01:36, 05/05/2019

We the North: A black flag, a Raptor’s claw, and the branding of Canadian basketball While Sid Lee was contracted to redesign the brand for one team, Canada's only NBA team, they realize now that what they'd been tasked with was branding Canadian basketball....
17:24, 06/02/2019

College basketball coach cleared of discrimination claims in dreadlocks dispute An internal review did not substantiate allegations of racial discrimination against an Arkansas college basketball coach by a former player who said he was booted from the team because of his dreadlo...
18:00, 09/12/2019

College basketball's biggest winners and losers after the NBA draft deadline The early entry withdrawal deadline for the NBA draft expired this week. While some college basketball teams got star players to return, others are losing big names. USA TODAY Sports examines the winn...
23:00, 06/01/2019

26-year-old man admits to posing as teen basketball player, groping girl DALLAS — A 26-year-old man was sentenced to probation Tuesday after pleading guilty to posing as a 17-year-old student so he could play basketball at a Dallas high school and groping a 14-year-old gir...
11:24, 07/24/2019

NFL hurdling, basketball ejections and a cyclist's imaginary penalty | Classic YouTube This week’s roundup also features Oval Ashes Test memories, WSL highlights and some spectacular surfing1) The NFL is back, baby, and game of the opening weekend had to be New Orleans Saints’ last-gasp...
19:36, 09/12/2019

USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises 'patriotic' Colin Kaepernick Coach says exiled quarterback is trying to make US betterTeam USA are preparing for World Cup in ChinaAs Team USA prepare to represent their country at the Fiba World Cup, their coach, Gregg Popovich,...
05:00, 08/15/2019

Nike inks endorsement deal with basketball star Zion Williamson Nike Inc has signed Zion Williamson, the No. 1 NBA draft pick and rising 19-year-old basketball star, to its Jordan brand, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Tuesday....
23:36, 07/23/2019

Surprise! Basketball Wives' Tami Roman Secretly Got Married in Las Vegas Tami Roman is officially a wife! E! News can confirm the reality star secretly married her longtime boyfriend Reggie Youngblood in Las Vegas last summer. According to court......
01:00, 06/06/2019

Shaq and Skechers are taking on a tough-to-crack basketball shoe market The NBA’s famous big man is back to selling affordable kids' shoes, this time with a new partner who has international ties.       ...
14:48, 08/08/2019

Clemson severs ties with assistant basketball coach Steve Smith Steve Smith's future at Clemson began to come into question after his name surfaced during the second college basketball corruption trial.        ...
23:36, 05/03/2019

During pivotal WNBA season, USA Basketball expands women's training and pay With CBA negotiations in full force that could bring major changes to the WNBA, USA Basketball is helping to change the women's basketball landscape.       ...
08:36, 07/28/2019

Whatever happened to Villanova basketball star Shelly Pennefather? 'So I made this deal with God.' She left her family, friends and basketball career to become a cloistered nun. Now, more than two decades later, Sister Rose Marie reaffirms her choice of faith over fortune....
00:48, 08/04/2019

Kansas man shot in head while playing basketball with daughter at park, police say A Kansas man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the head at a park while he was playing basketball with his daughter Saturday, police said....
14:48, 05/06/2019

Obama's high school basketball jersey up for auction, with bids starting at $25,000 If you want pieces of political and sports history, here's your chance at a twofer: Barack Obama's high school basketball jersey is up for sale. The 44th president's 1978-79 Punahou High School jersey...
23:48, 07/26/2019

Women’s basketball coach Cathy Inglese remembered as ‘incredible woman’ Cathy Inglese, a longtime women’s college basketball coach who was hired last month as an assistant at Hofstra, died Wednesday at the age of 60. She suffered a traumatic brain injury due to a fall las...
02:00, 07/26/2019

Watch: France snaps Team USA basketball's 58-game winning streak France snapped the United States men's basketball team's 58-game winning streak in international competition with an 89-79 win in the 2019 FIBA World Cup quarterfinals Wednesday in Dongguan, China....
20:24, 09/11/2019

Former Iowa AAU basketball coach Greg Stephen sentenced to 180 years in prison Ex-Iowa AAU basketball coach Greg Stephen, who solicited explicit photos from more than 400 boys over a 20-year period, was sentenced to 180 years in prison....
06:48, 05/03/2019

North Dakota State signs men's basketball coach through 2022 North Dakota State University has added two years onto the contract of men's basketball coach David Richman        ...
19:12, 06/06/2019

Report: Vanderbilt basketball signee Kenyon Martin Jr. to instead play professionally Vanderbilt basketball signee Kenyon Martin Jr. will play professionally rather than for the Commodores, 247Sports.com reports.        ...
16:24, 06/06/2019

An ugly basketball game drove Gary Woodland to his golf calling PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — This wasn’t Gary Woodland’s initial plan. Attaining greatness in basketball, not golf, was the central focus of Woodland’s dream. When he was leading his Shawnee Heights High ho...
16:48, 06/17/2019

Ted Leonsis announces sweeping changes to Monumental’s basketball operations, hire of Wizards GM The move places the NBA’s Washington Wizards, WNBA’s Mystics, G League’s Capital City Go-Go and the NBA2K team, District Gaming, under the banner of Monumental Basketball....
20:24, 07/22/2019

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum released from hospital following stroke Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum, 82, will continue his recovery in a rehab facility after suffering his second stroke in two years.        ...
20:36, 05/29/2019

Top college basketball prospect RJ Hampton chooses New Zealand pro team over NCAA "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
16:00, 05/29/2019

Kim Jong Un eyed ‘famous’ basketball players to help smooth denuclearization deal In the lead-up to the February summit between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, North Korean officials reportedly requested “famous basketball players” be sent to North Korea to hel...
08:12, 05/10/2019

Former college basketball standout Marshall Plumlee joins US Army Rangers Marshall Plumlee was among the standouts who came out of Duke University, but upon his entrance into the NBA, he did not find much success playing for two different teams in two seasons....
01:36, 09/06/2019

Australia heartbroken by Spain in Basketball World Cup double overtime thriller Spain reach final with 95-88 win over Australia in BeijingBoomers fall just short after pushing world No 2 all the wayAustralia were left to rue a missed opportunity at the end of regulation time as m...
13:12, 09/13/2019

RJ Hampton, star basketball prospect, stunningly picks New Zealand over NCAA He had offers from Duke, Kansas and Kentucky. He’s choosing … to disrupt the system. RJ Hampton, whom ESPN has ranked as the No. 5 prospect in the high school class of 2019, is forgoing co...
16:12, 05/28/2019

Basketball Wives' Evelyn Lozada Addresses Rob Kardashian Romance Rumors Are Evelyn Lozada and Rob Kardashian dating? The Basketball Wives star, 43, and the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, 32, recently raised eyebrows over their NSFW Twitter exchange......
23:12, 06/20/2019

NBC Sports: Richardson gets prison time in college basketball corruption trial TUCSON – Former University of Arizona assistant basketball coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson was sentenced Thursday to three months in prison followed by two years of probations in college basketball co...
02:24, 06/07/2019

Spider-Man Interrupts Basketball Game, Runs Around And Crashes Into People Like A Dork The PBA Philippine Cup Finals are happening this week in Quezon City, Philippines, and Game 5 of the championship series between Magnolia and San Miguel was briefly interrupted by an uncoordinated man...
20:36, 05/10/2019

More than 20 years after beating cancer, former basketball player sees her son drafted in NBA first round Cancer almost took away her ability to have kids, now former college star Kristi Kinne-Hayes can watch her son, No. 8 pick Jaxson Hayes, in the NBA.        ...
05:24, 06/21/2019

USA Basketball falls to Serbia, endures worst major tournament finish The United States lost against Serbia on Thursday, meaning it can finish no higher than seventh at the FIBA World Cup. Previous worst was 6th in 2002.       ...
03:00, 09/13/2019

Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi weren’t satisfied with USA Basketball’s schedule. So they changed it. The new program is aimed at increasing competition and generating exposure before the Olympics, and will help keep some top players in the United States....
15:36, 08/16/2019

Florida man tells cops playing basketball naked ‘enhances’ skills This naked Florida man was way out of bounds. Jordon Glen Anderson, 29, faces charges after he was busted without any clothes Sunday while shooting hoops at a public park in Longwood, police said. Off...
21:00, 05/14/2019

Wizards announce hires of Sashi Brown and GM, formation of Monumental Basketball The move places the NBA’s Washington Wizards, WNBA’s Mystics, G League’s Capital City Go-Go and the NBA2K team, District Gaming, under the banner of Monumental Basketball....
16:00, 07/22/2019

Illinois basketball coach, 'Hoop Dreams' star Gene Pingatore dies at 83 Illinois high school basketball coach Gene Pingatore, who gained national exposure as one of the stars in the 1994 documentary 'Hoop Dreams,' died at the age of 83....
03:36, 06/28/2019

Watch: Basketball star Julian McClurkin scores trick shot while parasailing Basketball star Julian McClurkin scored a trick shot while parasailing more than 100 feet above the net and that's not all.       ...
20:36, 08/01/2019

Lakers won't replace Magic Johnson as president of basketball operations, per report It's the latest odd wrinkle in the Lakers' front office upheaval. General manager Rob Pelinka will report directly to owner Jeanie Buss.        ...
03:00, 05/18/2019

Five-star basketball prospect RJ Hampton announces he'll play professionally in New Zealand RJ Hampton, a five-star prospect, announced his decision to play professional basketball overseas and forgo his NCAA eligibility on Tuesday.        ...
16:36, 05/28/2019

Mom booted from youth basketball tournament after she appears to trip player from opposing team Stunning video from a California youth basketball game Saturday appeared to show a mother trip a child of the opposing team while the boy was dribbling up the court....
19:12, 05/16/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch every FIBA game online from anywhere Tip-off time is here! Taking place over the course of a fortnight, the 18th edition of the FIBA World Cup takes place this year in China across eight different venues. And you're in the right pla...
05:24, 08/31/2019

Basketball is my first love, but the athleticism of beach volleyball is amazing | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar The sport has come a long way since it was an excuse to hang out at the beach with a beer. The skills of its athletes are breathtaking Not many people know that my friend and mentor Wilt Chamberlain w...
19:00, 07/29/2019

Wisconsin men's basketball assistant coach Howard Moore conscious, up and walking Howard Moore has been hospitalized since Saturday after a horrific accident in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter.        ...
06:24, 05/28/2019

Zion Williamson invited to USA Basketball camp, has chance to make World Cup roster Zion Williamson, projected first pick in 2019 NBA draft, has been invited to compete at August camp and has a chance to make the World Cup roster.       ...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Michigan basketball coach Juwan Howard may have committed minor NCAA violation Michigan Wolverines basketball coach Juwan Howard was asked about Franz Wagner on Jim Rome's radio show Tuesday.       ...
19:12, 07/04/2019

The Mastermind Behind The College Admissions Scandal Used To Be A Crazy Middle School Basketball Coach The members of a middle school basketball team that represented a Jewish Community Center in Omaha, Nebraska, were not expecting the 2001 season to be an auspicious one. The previous season had produc...
00:36, 05/17/2019

Opinion: RJ Hampton passing on college basketball is what NCAA wants, but won't start trend RJ Hampton's decision to pass on college basketball and play professionally in Australia won't upset many and is what the NCAA wants to happen.        ...
04:48, 05/29/2019

Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young takes no prisoners during kids basketball camp Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young hosted his basketball camp Saturday in Oklahoma and reminded the young hoopers that there’s no such thing as an easy bucket....
16:48, 07/15/2019

Greg Oden reflects on journey back to basketball with Big3, find new perspective Former No. 1 NBA draft pick Greg Oden played at Bankers Life Fieldhouse for the first time in five years as a member of the Aliens of the Big3.       ...
19:48, 06/24/2019

Basketball legend Nancy Lieberman leads charge for women to head NBA teams Nancy Lieberman was the first woman to coach a men's professional basketball team. She wants to see more women follow in her footsteps.       ...
04:36, 06/24/2019

US men's basketball team was blown out by random G League and overseas players in a scrimmage It might have just been a scrimmage, but Team USA suffered an embarrassing defeat against a random group of fringe players on Wednesday.       ...
02:12, 08/15/2019

Team USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises Colin Kaepernick's patriotism Legendary NBA head coach Gregg Popovich expressed his support for Colin Kaepernick at Team USA basketball practice when he was asked about divisiveness in the country and showing patriotism....
21:24, 08/14/2019

Opinion: Hiring Juwan Howard as Michigan basketball coach is a major risk Juwan Howard returns to Michigan basketball with no head coaching experience and no track record of recruiting, which is a major cause for concern.        ...
00:48, 05/23/2019

Enes Kanter claims threats from Turkish Consulate led to cancellation of basketball clinic Enes Kanter claimed that threats from the Turkish Consulate led to the cancellation of a free basketball clinic at the Islamic Center of Long Island.       ...
06:12, 07/25/2019

The NCAA Graciously Allows Kansas' Silvio De Sousa To Return For Another Unpaid Season Of Basketball Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa will not have to sit out for a second consecutive season as the NCAA announced Friday that his appeal against the association was approved. The decision came just hours ...
03:36, 05/26/2019

Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese dies at 60 Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese died Wednesday, a week after sustaining a brain injury in a fall. She was 60.       ...
08:00, 07/25/2019

That time the Warriors tried to draft girls' basketball star out of high school Denise Long of Union-Whitten had one of the most storied prep careers in Iowa history, but nothing prepared her for being drafted by the NBA in 1969.       ...
17:00, 06/18/2019

The Obamas' Friendship With the Clooneys Goes Way Back: All the Fundraising, Bonding and Basketball That Led to Lake Como "Clooney is my freebie," Michelle Obama said on Jimmy Kimmel Live last year, echoing the result of many heartfelt conversations that have occurred between spouses all over the world.......
16:48, 06/27/2019

College basketball's three-point shot moving back to international distance An NCAA rules committee approved the move of the three-point line in college basketball back to the international distance of 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches.        ...
23:36, 06/05/2019

Jalen Rose: Michigan basketball hiring Juwan Howard squashes any Fab Five beef Jalen Rose and Chris Webber haven't been on the closest of terms in recent years. But that might change now that Juwan Howard is coach of Michigan.        ...
19:00, 05/23/2019

Mississippi State hit with NCAA sanctions: Tutor took exams for football, basketball players Mississippi State self-reported that 10 football players and one men's basketball player had a tutor take tests and do assignments for them.       ...
23:24, 08/23/2019

Michigan basketball coach Juwan Howard hopes to mend ties between school, Fab Five Juwan Howard was introduced as the next men’s basketball coach for the Michigan Wolverines on Thursday and expressed the desire to mend the ties between the program and the Fab Five....
20:36, 05/31/2019

Australia fume after Fiba Basketball World Cup double-overtime defeat to Spain Spain reach final with 95-88 win over Australia in BeijingAndrew Bogut delivers foul-mouthed tirade against FibaArgentina advance to Sunday’s final with win over FranceAndrew Bogut will likely be inve...
19:36, 09/13/2019

College Basketball Trial Reveals a Shoe Box Full of Cash and Other Recruiting Secrets Still in its first week, the trial has already lifted the veil over the shadowy world of recruiting — offering detail that is rare and, because of video surveillance by the F.B.I., remarkably vivid....
19:48, 04/28/2019

Lonzo Ball Says His Big Baller Brand Basketball Shoes Were Flimsy Pieces Of Crap In news that will come as no sort of shock to anyone whose admiration of the Ball family does not rise to the level of actual cartoon swirly eyes, the wildly expensive ZO2 shoes that were the foundati...
13:36, 09/05/2019

Principal tried to hide stabbing of basketball coach at violence-plagued high school An assistant coach was stabbed after a girls basketball game between two Manhattan high schools — and now one of the principals is trying to hush up the violence at her troubled school, sources told T...
06:00, 05/15/2019

Kobe Bryant tried, failed to write an inspirational post about his youth basketball team It’s pretty impressive watching someone become a legend in their chosen profession, only to achieve an equally astounding level of talent in a completely unrelated field. Take, for instance, Tom Waits...
00:36, 09/13/2019

Mom with sleep disorder claims she once unknowingly purchased a full-sized basketball court A mother of three who said her online shopping habits while sleeping have nearly driven her to a life in debt has finally received a diagnosis for the disorder....
19:36, 05/15/2019

Virginia declines, Baylor accepts White House visits after basketball titles The Virginia men's basketball team has declined, while the Baylor women's team has accepted a visit to the White House after NCAA tournament title wins....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA final online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup was blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. But that now feels like a distant memory as Spain and Argentina prepa...
16:00, 09/15/2019

Lamar Odom returns to professional basketball after three years following overdose, health struggles Two-time NBA champion Lamar Odom is returning to basketball more than three years after being found unconscious at a Nevada brothel and nearly dying....
14:48, 05/03/2019

Kobe Bryant Finds Outlet For Passive Aggression In Youth Basketball Team Kobe Bryant, when not sloppily cosplaying Michael Jordan, has been sharing occasional updates on his Mambas youth team. Two days ago, the retired Laker congratulated the girls after they beat an oppon...
00:48, 09/12/2019

Former Indiana basketball player Joe Hillman linked to alleged sports gambling ring Joe Hillman, part of Indiana's 1987 national championship team, was named as part of an alleged gambling ring that took bets on high school games.       ...
17:24, 09/10/2019

Baylor basketball is first women's team to accept Trump White House invitation The Baylor women's basketball team has accepted an invitation to visit the White House next week, making them the first women's sports team to have a championship celebration invitation by President D...
00:48, 04/29/2019

Coach Tony Bennett says Virginia men’s basketball team will not visit White House The national champions would decline an invitation, Bennett said, because of logistical concerns with several players leaving school to prepare for the NBA draft....
18:12, 04/28/2019

Did Tami Roman Announce Her Final Season of Basketball Wives? Watch the Sneak Peek Tami Roman Youngblood may be ready to take a timeout from the drama. Many Basketball Wives viewers have noticed fewer and fewer scenes involving one of the show's most popular cast......
19:36, 09/11/2019

Fantasy Basketball Draft Prep: Western Conference training camp battles to watch There is opportunity in closely following whose pulling ahead in camp and preseason competition. Here are Western Conference position battles that can yield Fantasy payoffs....
02:36, 09/13/2019

How a Philly basketball legend who helped raise Kobe Bryant keeps Joel Embiid focused Sonny Hill, known as The Mayor of Basketball in Philly, and 76ers big man Joel Embiid have struck up a friendship over box scores and life lessons.        ...
22:24, 05/07/2019

Wichita State basketball player Teddy Allen arrested on domestic violence charge Wichita State basketball player Teddy Allen was arrested early Thursday on suspicion of domestic violence, theft and criminal damage to property.       ...
20:12, 06/14/2019

NCAA gave high schools a bigger role in basketball recruiting. Most states are abstaining. Only 18 of the 51 state high school associations are planning to put on recruiting showcase events this year, which were added in place of certain AAU tournaments....
18:00, 05/01/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA semi-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup has been blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. Australia, Argentina and Spain join the victors in the semi-fina...
17:36, 09/12/2019

Fantasy Basketball Draft Prep: Eastern Conference training camp battles to watch There is opportunity is closely following whose pulling ahead in camp and preseason competition. Here are nice position battles that can yield Fantasy payoffs....
21:48, 09/10/2019

Opinion: John Beilein's NBA move not a huge surprise, but is big loss to college basketball John Beilein was one of good guys in college basketball. His decision to leave Michigan for the Cleveland Cavaliers is big loss for sport.        ...
20:36, 05/13/2019

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA quarter-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup is in full swing in China across eight different venues - and we're down to the quarter-finals. It may feel like a long way from you are, but at ...
19:36, 09/09/2019

Penny Hardaway has Memphis basketball atop recruiting rankings after latest five-star addition Five-star forward Precious Achiuwa committed to Memphis basketball on Friday, giving coach Penny Hardaway the No. 1 recruiting class in the country.        ...
20:36, 05/17/2019

Experts explain why Sean Miller and Arizona basketball will survive the recruiting fallout from NCAA "It's pretty simple: No one cares." Recruits and recruiting experts are paying little mind to potential NCAA penalties for Sean Miller and Arizona.       ...
15:36, 07/23/2019

USA vs France live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 quarter-final online from anywhere It may not be quite the Dream Team of old, but the USA is going the right way about winning a third straight Basketball World Cup. They face France in the quarter-finals in China today and you can wat...
11:36, 09/11/2019

Packers coach Matt LaFleur suffers torn Achilles tendon playing basketball Green Bay Packers head coach Matt LaFleur will be confined to a cart for the remaining organized team activity sessions and mandatory minicamp.        ...
19:48, 05/31/2019

Black NHL star told to 'stick to basketball' in 'racially motivated' social media comment San Jose Sharks star Evander Kane claims he was subjected to what he called a “racially motivated” comment after he was told on Instagram to “stick to basketball.”...
02:36, 08/30/2019

USA Basketball denies Carmelo Anthony's request to join FIBA World Cup roster Carmelo Anthony asked to play for Team USA through a representative, according to Jerry Colangelo, but the team moved forward with a new group.       ...
04:00, 08/09/2019

Former Arizona basketball player, assistant coach drops defamation suit against Oro Valley couple TUCSON – Former University of Arizona basketball player and assistant coach, Josh Pastner has dropped his lawsuit against an Oro Valley couple that accused Pastner of sexual assault. According t...
22:24, 08/08/2019

Barack Obama's game-worn high school basketball jersey up for auction Heritage Auctions estimates Barack Obama's No. 23 jersey from Punahou High School's 1978-79 championship team could sell for as much as $100,000.       ...
08:36, 07/28/2019

NBA draft: Brian Bowen moving past FBI college basketball scandal after year in Australia After a year in Australia, Brian Bowen is moving past the college basketball scandal that rocked Louisville as he prepares for the NBA draft combine.        ...
13:36, 05/17/2019

Wish granted: Virginia basketball coach Tony Bennett and his dad to play golf at Augusta National After his Cavaliers won the national championship, Bennett told Jim Nantz that he and his dad had a little bet involving an iconic golf course.        ...
04:12, 04/30/2019

NCAA suspends Brigham Young University men's basketball player over mishandled NBA Draft paperwork The NCAA on Friday suspended Brigham Young University men’s basketball player Yoeli Childs for nine games for failing to file the correct paperwork before he hired an agent to explore the possibility ...
20:24, 08/12/2019

North Korea requested US send 'famous basketball players' to normalize relations: report North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un reportedly requested the U.S. send “famous basketball players” to the Hermit Kingdom in an effort to normalize the relationship between the two countries....
15:48, 05/10/2019

Enes Kanter Claims Turkish Embassy Bullied A Mosque Into Canceling His Basketball Camp In a statement released Wednesday night, Boston Celtics big man Enes Kanter claims that his very public criticism of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his regime has cost him one of his summe...
18:24, 07/25/2019

Basketball fans furious costly seating at USA v Boomers match offered poor views ACCC confirms it has received complaints about star players pulling out and some people have been given refunds Basketball fans in Melbourne were left fuming after paying hundreds of dollars for seats...
06:12, 08/23/2019

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin basketball assistant coach Howard Moore killed in crash The wife and daughter of Wisconsin assistant basketball coach Howard Moore were killed in a head-on collision Saturday. Moore and his son have been hospitalized.        ...
00:36, 05/26/2019

Sister, 30, held in slaying of ex-Portland State basketball player, 22; two other family members hurt A 22-year-old athlete who played basketball and football at Portland State University in Oregon was fatally shot Friday afternoon, allegedly by his 30-year-old sister, who was later taken into police ...
21:12, 08/03/2019

Spain vs Argentina live stream: how to watch Basketball World Cup 2019 Final online from anywhere After two weeks of superb hoop-shooting action, the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup is finally upon us, with Spain taking on Argentina in the grand final. You can watch the match as it happens fro...
16:00, 09/15/2019

Portland State basketball player Deante Strickland killed in shooting; sister is charged Deante Strickland, 22, played basketball at Portland State after starring at Casper College in Wyoming. He planned to play football in the fall.       ...
15:48, 08/03/2019

Kobe Bryant clarifies Instagram picture of youth basketball team after receiving backlash over caption NBA legend Kobe Bryant was accused Wednesday of throwing shade at a young girl on his youth basketball team who did not show up for a game because she had a dance recital....
17:36, 09/12/2019

NCAA basketball champion Virginia declines White House invitation, cites logistical issues Virginia’s national basketball team won’t visit the White House to celebrate its national championship won earlier this month against Texas Tech.        ...
21:24, 04/28/2019

Basketball, castles and river boats: A look inside Huawei’s sprawling, Europe-inspired campus in China The campus design drew inspiration from around the world, with 12 sections based on architectural traditions from different countries, including France and Italy....
23:00, 05/16/2019

Deion Sanders' son shares epic story about NFL legend father attending his youth basketball game Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive back Deion Sanders was known for his hard-nosed play on the field and his flashy style off the field and one story reinforced how much of an attention-grabber he wa...
07:12, 06/29/2019

Baylor women's basketball star apparently mocks White House's fast food spread President Trump welcomed Baylor University's Lady Bears to the White House on Monday to celebrate their 2019 NCAA Division I Championship win over burgers, fries, pizza and more, and it didn't stop to...
02:36, 05/01/2019

NBA 2K20 Cover Star Anthony Davis talks Basketball, ditching James Harden & his new rating We caught up with NBA All-Star Anthony Davis, cover athlete for NBA 2K20 to find out what it is about the game that excites him most amongst other things....
14:12, 07/01/2019

Ohio State basketball lands commitment from LeBron James' nephew, Meechie Johnson Jr. Meechie Johnson Jr., a four-star Class of 2021 combo guard prospect from Cleveland, committed to Ohio State on Tuesday, citing a desire to "stay home."       ...
14:12, 08/14/2019

Honoring women's basketball champs has been White House tradition — until President Trump While championship visits have become more sporadic across all sports under Trump, they've become rare for women's teams. Baylor will be first.        ...
12:48, 04/29/2019

North Carolina Tar Heels basketball player Leah Church goes viral for incredible trick shot North Carolina Tar Heels women’s basketball guard Leah Church shot 38 percent from the three-point line during her sophomore season and apparently is taking her shooting ability to the next level....
21:24, 08/14/2019

Argentina women's basketball team forced to forfeit game after wearing wrong uniform You'd be hard-pressed to think of a more painful tournament exit than what happened to the Argentina women's basketball team.       ...
04:00, 08/09/2019

Baylor women's basketball team gets fast-food feast at White House meeting with Trump The Baylor women's basketball team is the first female team to be honored by President Trump, but not the first to get fast food.        ...
02:36, 04/30/2019

Honoring women's basketball champs has been an annual White House tradition — until President Trump While championship visits have become more sporadic across all sports under Trump, they've become rare for women's teams. Baylor will be first.        ...
16:00, 04/29/2019

Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 semi-final: Spain beat Australia in double overtime – as it happened Spain pip Boomers 95-88 to reach finalAustralia heartbroken by Spain in double overtime thriller 11.49am BST It was a narrative of redemption for a Boomers side at it’s first ever World Cup semi-final...
13:12, 09/13/2019

Late Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker left strong impression with participation in charity basketball game The late champion boxer and the Pensacola legend came together in their primes for a charity basketball game in December 1995.       ...
22:12, 07/20/2019

Watch: Louisville basketball freshmen pull off crazy trick shot in coach Chris Mack's pool Basketball season is still a few months away, but Louisville's men's basketball freshmen pulled off a highlight-reel play at coach Chris Mack's pool.      ...
15:00, 07/15/2019

7 Best Summer Drinks Recipes | Refreshing Summer Drinks Recipes Summer Drinks Recipes: Find here a list of summer drinks recipes such as jaljeera, watermelon cooler, aam panna and more, complete with key ingredients and a step by step process.to prepare at home......
20:24, 05/10/2019

Buffon leaves PSG after one season Paris Saint-Germain has confirmed veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon will leave the club after just one season in the French capital when his contract expires at the end of the month....
21:36, 06/05/2019

Possible gas explosion in Florida leaves at least 20 injured Several people were injured after a vacant pizza restaurant exploded in the South Florida shopping plaza Saturday, according to police.        ...
01:36, 07/07/2019

Trump Won’t Let No. 2 Spy Chief Take Over When Coats Leaves A law says that Sue Gordon, the deputy intelligence director who has both experience and bipartisan respect, should be acting director. Mr. Trump is said to have other ideas....
21:24, 08/02/2019

De Jong leaves PSV for Sevilla in €15m deal "Netherlands international striker Luuk de Jong has moved to Sevilla from PSV Eindhoven in a €15 million deal, signing a four-year contract, the Dutch club said on Tuesday."...
16:24, 07/02/2019

Ashura stampede leaves at least 31 dead At least 31 people have died and more than 100 have been wounded in a stampede in the Iraqi city of Karbala as thousands of Shia Muslim worshipers marked Ashura on Tuesday, a statement released by Ira...
17:48, 09/10/2019

McIlroy nearly leaves red-hot putter in Canada Rory McIlroy swapped his putter for a Toronto Raptors jersey after winning the Canadian Open and nearly forgot to get it back before heading off to the U.S. Open, said the Northern Irishman on Wednesd...
06:12, 06/13/2019

Crash in New Jersey leaves car nearly vertical A crash on New Jersey’s Garden State Parkway left a car nearly vertical Monday afternoon — but luckily, no one was seriously hurt. The multi-vehicle accident happened on the Jersey toll road in ...
18:36, 07/30/2019

Why culture’s ‘queerbaiting’ leaves me cold From Taylor Swift’s new video to M&S sandwiches, everyone is capitalising on Pride. Is it cause for concern?When Taylor Swift released her video for You Need to Calm Down, it was satirical news site t...
17:00, 06/29/2019

Sol Campbell leaves Macclesfield after just eight months "Arsenal and England legend Sol Campbell has left his managerial role at Macclesfield Town after just eight months in charge of the League Two club."...
16:36, 08/15/2019

Goalkeeper Buffon leaves PSG after just one year PARIS (AP) — Veteran goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is leaving Paris Saint-Germain after one season with the club. The 41-year-old Italian joined PSG from Juventus last summer on a one-year deal with an ...
21:24, 06/05/2019

Leaves become intricate crochet art – in pictures Artist Susanna Bauer describes the delicate leaf and crochet sculptures she’s been making for the past 10 years as “a tribute to nature”. The German-born artist, who now lives in Cornwall, gathers fal...
18:24, 06/22/2019

New Team Modi Leaves Out These Big Names As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet were sworn in today by President Ram Nath Kovind, several high-profile ministers from the previous government were left out of the line-up....
18:12, 05/30/2019

Koepka leaves field looking up at him at PGA Championship With each mammoth drive and perfect putt, Brooks Koepka is turning the PGA Championship into his personal showcase and converting his competitors to admirers....
13:00, 05/18/2019

Gas explosion in Florida leaves at least 20 injured Several people were injured after a vacant pizza restaurant exploded in the South Florida shopping plaza Saturday, according to police.        ...
22:12, 07/06/2019

Keane leaves Nottingham Forest "Roy Keane\u0027s tenure as Nottingham Forest\u0027s assistant manager has come to an end, with the Championship club\u0027s former midfielder leaving his role on Sunday after only five months."...
15:12, 06/23/2019

Jets’ offense leaves the defense stunned Highlights from the Jets practice on Thursday: Something good In one of the final 11-on-11 team drills, quarterback Sam Darnold connected with receiver Quincy Enunwa to his left and cornerback Trumain...
05:00, 08/02/2019

Shooting at UNC Charlotte campus leaves two dead One person was in custody following a shooting on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte Tuesday that left two people dead and four injured, police said....
06:24, 05/01/2019

Shooting at UNC Charlotte leaves at least 2 dead, 4 injured The University of North Carolina, Charlotte campus was on lockdown after a shooting that left at least two dead.        ...
05:48, 05/01/2019

FDA hearing leaves CBD industry concerned about future The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's first hearing on cannabidiol -- CBD -- has left those involved in the booming new industry concerned for its future....
11:36, 06/04/2019

Reading the Brexit tea leaves: Moves in sterling Sterling has been the focus for global investors rattled by Britain's planned departure from the European Union, plunging immediately after the vote to leave and then moving wildly ever since on Brexi...
11:48, 05/24/2019

Theater legend Hal Prince leaves behind at least $5.2 million Harold “Hal” Prince, the famed American theater producer and director who passed away July 31, left behind at least $5.2 million to a trust, according to his newly revealed will. Prince’s will l...
22:36, 08/22/2019

Tornado leaves trail of destruction in Luxembourg A police spokesperson said the twister left a "swathe of desolation" over a large area. Elsewhere, a vortex hit central Amsterdam as awestruck observers caught the incident on video....
23:24, 08/10/2019

Justin Amash, a Trump Critic on the Right, Leaves the G.O.P. Mr. Amash, a libertarian representative from Michigan, has faced fierce attacks from President Trump since becoming the first Republican in Congress to call for impeachment....
19:36, 07/04/2019

Rey Vargas leaves no doubts against Tomoki Kameda Fans wrong to boo Rey Vargas’ victory over Kameda, writes Jack Hirsch The post Rey Vargas leaves no doubts against Tomoki Kameda appeared first on Boxing News....
15:24, 07/15/2019

Berlusconi leaves hospital after intestinal surgery Former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi has been discharged from hospital after undergoing intestinal surgery, and has vowed to continue his campaign to secure a seat in the European Parliament....
03:00, 05/07/2019

Attack Outside Funeral in Nigeria Leaves at Least 65 Dead The Nigerian president directed the military to hunt down the perpetrators of the attack, which local officials tied to the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram....
07:24, 07/29/2019

Trump leaves for G-7, talks China, Fed, Denmark President Trump left for the G-7 summit in France on Friday night, but first gave reporters his parting thoughts — and a few snipes — on issues including China, the Federal Reserve, his &#...
09:48, 08/24/2019

Random stabbing in Pittsburgh leaves one dead A man fatally stabbed a woman in the neck at a bus stop in downtown Pittsburgh and then stabbed another passerby on Thursday in what police said was a random attack....
22:00, 08/08/2019

Lotterer leaves DS Techeetah Formula E squad Andre Lotterer has left the DS Techeetah Formula E team and has been heavily linked with a move to the Porsche squad that is joining the championship next season...
11:12, 07/17/2019

Sacramento train derailment leaves 27 injured Thirteen people were taken to trauma hospitals after a maintenance and a passenger train collided in northern CaliforniaAuthorities say more than two dozen people have been injured in a light rail tra...
19:00, 08/23/2019

Voit gets hit in face by pitch, scores, then leaves Luke Voit left the Yankees' game on Saturday after being hit in the face by a 91-mph fastball in the fourth inning, but he stayed in the game long enough to score....
22:36, 07/20/2019

Nissan Takes Another Hit as C.E.O. Hiroto Saikawa Leaves Mr. Saikawa’s departure follows months of speculation about his ability to manage the Japanese carmaker since the ouster of its former chairman, Carlos Ghosn....
22:24, 09/09/2019

Gallo homers, leaves with injury in Rangers’ 6-2 win over KC ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Joey Gallo hit a tie-breaking home run for the second straight game before leaving in the fifth inning due to injury as the Texas Rangers beat the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Saturd...
02:36, 06/02/2019

Former Fulbright scholar leaves sanctuary after 598 days A former Fulbright scholar who has been fighting deportation to his native Indonesia is leaving the sanctuary of a Connecticut church after 598 days....
23:36, 05/31/2019

BlackRock’s Realism Leaves a Bank on the Brink The U.S. money manager’s interest in Italy’s Carige always looked strange. It’s hard to see why new investors would be won over by the bank’s new strategy....
14:24, 05/09/2019

Customer At Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse Leaves $5,000 Tip LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Restauranteur Jeff Ruby tweeted on Wednesday that a patron at his Lexington steakhouse left a server a $5,000 tip. A manager at the restaurant confirmed that it happened...
21:24, 05/08/2019

A Presidential Storm Leaves Forecasters Rebuked The parent agency of the National Weather Service’s Birmingham, Ala., office issued a statement admonishing it for challenging President Trump’s claim about a hurricane threat to Alabama....
04:00, 09/07/2019