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1 hr ago | The Washington Post

Nuggets sign 1st-round picks Nurkic, Harris

The team picked up the rights to both players in a draft-night trade with Chicago that sent high-scoring Creighton forward Doug McDermott to the Bulls along with forward Anthony Randolph, who was later dealt to Orlando.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Denver Nuggets, Creighton University NCAA, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Creighton Bluejays NCAA Basketball, Doug McDermott, Chicago Bulls

5 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Michigan man with genetic disorder sues Shaquille O'Neal, saying ex-NBA star mocked his selfie

A Michigan man who has a rare genetic disorder that affects his facial features is suing former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal and two others for mocking a selfie he posted online.


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9 hrs ago | USA Today

NBA ref Violet Palmer to marry longtime partner

In an interview with The Associated Press, Palmer says she came out to her fellow NBA referees in 2007.


Related Topix: Jayson Williams, Sports, NBA Basketball

14 hrs ago | CBS Local

Timberwolves Sign Mo Williams

The Wolves reached agreement with the free agent from Portland on Monday and made the announcement Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Ricky Rubio, Zach LaVine, Portland Trail Blazers, Mo Williams

Wed Jul 30, 2014


Bucks sign 2nd-round pick Johnny O'Bryant

The 6-foot-9 O'Bryant averaged 8.2 rebounds and 5.4 rebounds in five NBA Summer League games in Las Vegas, playing about 18 minutes a contest.


Related Topix: Sports, Milwaukee Bucks, NBA Basketball, Johnny O'Bryant, Jabari Parker


Stern praises Silver for handling of Sterling

Stern said his successor, Adam Silver, has been "forceful" but also "demonstrated a compassionate side" in his reaction to the racist remarks that were made by the Los Angeles Clippers owner.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Chris Paul

News Observer

Todd Mayo leaves Marquette to go pro

Mayo is leaving before his senior season and Steve Wojciechowski's first year as head coach.


Related Topix: Todd Mayo, Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Marquette University NCAA, Marquette Golden Eagles NCAA Basketball, Milwaukee Bucks, O.J. Mayo, NBA Basketball

Riley speaks out, insists Heat will be competitive

Riley spoke with reporters Wednesday after the team completed the signing of Chris Bosh to a $118 million, five-year contract.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Chris Bosh

Click Orlando

Report: 76ers oppose lottery changes

Change is coming to the NBA draft lottery, but the team most likely to be impacted if proposed adjustments are implemented is tapping the brakes.


Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia 76ers, NBA Basketball, Joel Embiid, Dario Saric

CBC News

Grizzlies GM Chris Wallace nets multi-year extension

Memphis Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera has removed the interim tag and named Chris Wallace as general manager, signing him to a multi-year contract with the franchise.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Dallas Mavericks, Jordan Adams, Tony Allen, Marc Gasol, Vince Carter, Mike Conley

The Daily Republic

No joke: Kings' Cousins hopes for Team USA shot

DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis have been joking with one another during the U.S. basketball team's first two days of practice, about which big man is better.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Sacramento Kings, DeMarcus Cousins

Doug McDermott profiting from Select team play

The welcome-to-the-NBA moments keep coming for Doug McDermott, whether in the form of guarding Klay Thompson off a screen or unfounded trade rumors.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Doug McDermott, Minnesota Timberwolves, Nikola Mirotic, Kevin Love

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Stephen A. Smith speaks at SaMarc camp prior to ESPN suspension

Joe Paull Stephen A. Smith speaks during a press conference held at CSU's Lumpkin Center during the 10th annual Sam Mitchell Basketball Camp Tuesday afternoon.


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Daily Mail

Fatima Dyczynsk's parents ready to sue anyone who says she is dead

He did it! Cancer survivor, 16, whose insurance company refused to pay for dentures after radiation destroyed his teeth manages to raise the $11,000 on his gofundme page in just 20 hours Jesse Ventura wins $1.8million defamation suit against estate of America's deadliest sniper: Chris Kyle's widow ordered to pay up over story of 2006 bar fight ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Matt Barnes, NBA Basketball

Suns' forward P.J. Tucker charged with 'extreme DUI'

Phoenix forward P.J. Tucker was charged with 'extreme drunken driving' two months before he signed a three-year, $16.5 million contract - $12.7 million guaranteed - with the Suns.


Related Topix: Sports, Phoenix Suns, NBA Basketball, P.J. Tucker

WQXI-AM Atlanta

Byron Scott sees swift title contention for Lakers

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, Cleveland Cavaliers


James Young cleared to practice with Celtics

Former Kentucky guard James Young says he is "good to go" after a concussion that kept the Boston Celtics' first-round draft pick from playing in the NBA's summer league.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Boston Celtics, James Young, Marcus Smart

KTEN-TV Denison

Senate confirms McDonald as VA secretary

A man accused of robbing a Bellagio casino cashier of $43,500 at gunpoint later paid prostitutes at another hotel near the Strip with money still bound in Bellagio wrappers, Las Vegas police said Tuesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Matt Barnes, NBA Basketball

WHTK-AM Rochester

Trending Now: Blake Griffin has a fracture in his back

Clippers forward Blake Griffin has a small fracture in his back and dropped out of the World Cup for Team USA to make sure he is healthy for the start of next season.


Related Topix: Sports, Blake Griffin, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, National League, National League East, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter


NBA Player Uses Twitter to Track Down Aunt's Suspected Killer

NBA player Matt Barnes is using his celebrity status to launch a social media manhunt.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Matt Barnes, NBA Basketball