Anything to do with Basketball

3917a54ef2e71f0b2d57dd0d63e0f2fb Cameron @Cameron - about 21 hours ago
Former UCLA basketball great Greg Lee dies at 70 - Reuters
Greg Lee, famous for helping lead UCLA to a pair of undefeated national championship seasons during its legendary John Wooden run in 1971-72 and 1972-73, died Wednesday at the age of 70.
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A2a551348d8c100384339e6c21255e06 Abbie @Abbie - about 22 hours ago
Read an Excerpt From Actor Omar Epps' Exciting New Afrofuturistic YA Fantasy Novel
Billed as “for fans of Black Panther and Children of Blood and Bone,” Nubia: The Awakening has another draw: it’s co-written by actor and producer Omar Epps, whose dozens of credits include Scream 2, Love & Basketball, House, and This Is Us. io9 has an exclus…
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C32976707dcb28036c1f4ea777f1875b Kraig @Kraig - 2 days ago
U.S. women skip jersey number 15 at World Cup to honour Griner - Reuters
USA Basketball said none of its players at the Women's World Cup would wear the number 15 when the tournament begins on Thursday, in honour of Brittney Griner, who was sentenced to nine years in prison in Russia on drug charges last month.
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E156d09edb938373e3543d1b385a51d4 Felicita @Felicita - 3 days ago
Suns owner Sarver announces plans to sell team - Reuters
Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver on Wednesday said he is seeking buyers for the team a week after being suspended for a year and fined $10 million by the National Basketball Association (NBA) following an investigation into allegations of workplace misconduct.
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0dc07c0d4e39afa6eb19dda76eb11879 Kristina @Kristina - 5 days ago
Mom must pay $9K for telling daughter to hit sports opponent
A California mother must pay more than $9,000 in restitution and apologize to a teenage basketball player she told her daughter to hit during a youth...
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29d678841773a96cd144675798d50e70 Maida @Maida - 7 days ago
A Michael Jordan jersey is sold for over $10 million, setting a new record
The basketball legend wore the jersey during the 1998 NBA finals, which would cap the Chicago Bulls' historic championship run in the 1990s. The sale price set a record for game-worn collectibles.
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Aafc872a384e36f0c748991d0e7580c6 Minnie @Minnie - 8 days ago
PayPal won't renew Suns sponsorship if team owner stays on after suspension -
PayPal Holdings (PYPL.O) will not renew their jersey sponsorship with the National Basketball Association's Phoenix Suns if team owner Robert Sarver remains with the club after serving his…
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F8901f0cff3b25b34627127dbc99fb89 Allene @Allene - 8 days ago
Michael Jordan's 'Last Dance' jersey fetches record $10.1m
It was reminiscent of a season where Jordan won his sixth and final NBA title with the Chicago Bulls.
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Cc9f6ece4882994c85a7dc0305a4b841 Marjory @Marjory - 10 days ago
Former NBPA head Roberts to oversee launch of interactive league - Reuters
Former National Basketball Players Association Executive Director Michele Roberts will help to oversee the launch of a four-team basketball league that will be played on an interactive LED court, Fan Controlled Sports & Entertainment said on Wednesday.
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367ec04c80b95de4cfdf036599b35350 Garnet @Garnet - 11 days ago
Suns owner banned for one year, fined $10 mln over workplace conduct -
Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver was suspended for one year and fined $10 million by the National Basketball Association (NBA) on Tuesday following an independent investigation into allegations over workplace misconduct.
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Ac7d6ae4836b778c0e45d9f73deed0cb Delia @Delia - 16 days ago
Aces forward Wilson named WNBA Most Valuable Player - Reuters
Las Vegas Aces forward A'ja Wilson has been named the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) Most Valuable Player after leading her team to the top seed in the postseason, the league said on Wednesday.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 17 days ago
Woman arrested outside Kentucky coach John Calipari's home
University of Kentucky police arrested a woman Tuesday for trying to enter the property of men’s basketball coach John Calipari. University spokeswoman...
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F0eeb861062e22bc7a935a0992b58cb8 Ariel @Ariel - 17 days ago
Good news: UPS driver's unscheduled stop caught on camera
A UPS driver surprises a young boy by joining him for a game of basketball on his driveway
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B2e1b8b378e5e7660ec2a2923ad69789 Marlon @Marlon - 17 days ago
Basketball icon Sue Bird plays her last game after two legendary decades in the WNBA
The Seattle Storm lost its semifinal game on Tuesday, bringing a bittersweet end to what the 41-year-old had said would be her final season. She retires as the winningest WNBA player of all time.
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61d3ff630fa6a556085f59f9ba20938e Assunta @Assunta - 18 days ago
How Pete Carril of Princeton Changed Basketball, the NBA—And Me
The long-time Princeton basketball coach, who died on Monday, at 92, employed an efficient style that is favored by the modern NBA.
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34392094b518c79e322481ceb0004cbf Colin @Colin - 18 days ago
Bill Russell: Late Boston Celtics legend's number six jersey retired by all NBA teams
The NBA will honour late 11-time champion Bill Russell by retiring his jersey number six across the league.
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6b970372434ca9c9def5abb121107916 Rex @Rex - 18 days ago
J. Cole Scores As NBA 2K23 Cover Star
The team up “celebrates the intersection of music and basketball culture,” according to the company’s press release.
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394b4c0c4dd468b433ba43c77bdbb708 Bart @Bart - 18 days ago
Take a tour of Michael Jordan's Chicago mansion that's been on the market for 10 years and why he...
It was first listed for $29 million and has cool, personalized touches like a Jordan-branded basketball court. But that may be working against him.
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61d3ff630fa6a556085f59f9ba20938e Assunta @Assunta - 18 days ago
South Carolina's Dawn Staley on the future of Women's college sports
Dawn Staley is on top of the Women's college basketball world and connected with Mackenzie Salmon on Sports Seriously.
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25dc49998970e9ad413d98493dfe5d6c Teagan @Teagan - 18 days ago
Nowitzki's No. 14 jersey retired by German national team - Reuters
Dirk Nowitzki, widely considered one of the best foreign-born NBA players of all-time, had his No. 14 international jersey retired on Thursday by the German Basketball Federation ahead of the opening day of the FIBA EuroBasket 2022 in Cologne.
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C83c832ac4865208bba7331dd2976162 Izaiah @Izaiah - 19 days ago
Kobe Bryant widow awarded $16 million over crash site photos - Reuters
The widow of the late basketball star Kobe Bryant was awarded $16 million by a jury on Wednesday over the sharing of photos of human remains at the helicopter crash site where her husband, their 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others were killed in 2020…
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9c02f74a2060b9a7d8d9cd41fd6c26ed Clarissa @Clarissa - 19 days ago
Molina back with Cards after going home for basketball title
Yadier Molina rejoined the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday after traveling to his native Puerto Rico for the end of his basketball team's championship run...
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2f3192374c3e88221a336dc5d319c4a3 Zetta @Zetta - 19 days ago
Lawyers for basketball star Brittney Griner appeal her Russian prison sentence
Griner's attorney was quoted by Russian news agencies on Monday as saying the appeal was filed, but the grounds of the appeal were not immediately clear.
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6c170accf2ec5f1d4dbc252c635bb25c Erik @Erik - 19 days ago
The Big Ten’s new deal makes sports streaming rights more confusing than ever
You can watch games on NBC, Fox, and CBS and stream them on Peacock and Paramount, but there’s really no rhyme or reason to the future of football viewing.
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1a4d3a462311ba36d913731c2e16402c Pablo @Pablo - 19 days ago
NBA 2K23 launches on September 9 — here's how to preorder and snag in-game rewards
The new basketball game is coming to PlayStation, Xbox, Switch, and PC. You can preorder regular and special edition copies of NBA 2K23 with bonuses.
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