Thursday Jul 31
NBA ref Violet Palmer to marry longtime partner
In this April 15, 2012, file photo, referee Violet Palmer explains a call to Orlando Magic head coach Stan Van Gundy, not shown, as Cleveland Cavaliers' Lester Hudson looks on during an NBA basketball game in Cleveland.
Morris great, Marbury greater
Randolph Morris scored 17 points in the fourth quarter to help the Beijing Ducks win their second CBA championship in three years.
Beijing defeat Xinjiang in the first game of CBA finals
Former NBA player Stephon Marbury grabbed 21 points and 5 assists to lead Beijing Ducks defeated Xinjiang Guanghui 95-75 in Game 1 of the Chinese Association league finals here on Wednesday.
Marbury helps Beijing beat Guangdong in first match of CBA semifinals
Beijing Ducks had a hard-earned 90-87 home victory over the eight-time champions Guangdong Hongyuan in the first match of Chinese Basketball Association league semifinals on Tuesday.