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Gallinari, Paul lead Thunder past 76ers

Basketball / NBA Nov 16, 2019

Gallinari, Paul lead Thunder past 76ers

When Danilo Gallinari hit a big 3-pointer in overtime, the crowd roared in support of the Oklahoma City Thunder. It was just like old times. Gallinari scored 28 points to help Oklahoma City beat the Philadelphia 76ers 127-119 on Friday night. Chris Paul had 27 points for ...

Bill Russell finally accepts Basketball Hall of Fame ring

Basketball / NBA Nov 16, 2019

Bill Russell finally accepts Basketball Hall of Fame ring

Bill Russell finally accepted his Basketball Hall of Fame ring. The 11-time NBA champion, five-time MVP, Olympic gold medalist and two-time NCAA champ said on Twitter on Friday that he was presented with his Hall of Fame ring in a private ceremony. The 85-year-old Boston Celtics ...

Carmelo Anthony returning to NBA with Blazers: source

Basketball / NBA Nov 15, 2019

Carmelo Anthony returning to NBA with Blazers: source

Carmelo Anthony is getting another shot in the NBA. The 10-time All-Star is returning to the league with the Portland Trail Blazers, a person with knowledge of the details said Thursday. Anthony hasn't played since a short stint with the Houston Rockets ended a little more ...

Koshigaya Alphas sign forward Jawad Williams

Basketball / B. League Nov 14, 2019

Koshigaya Alphas sign forward Jawad Williams

by Ed Odeven

The Koshigaya Alphas have signed veteran forward Jawad Williams, who played a key role for the Alvark Tokyo in their back-to-back B. League first division championship seasons in 2017-18 and 2018-19. The Alphas, who were promoted to B2 from the third division for the current ...

Celtics outgun Wizards for ninth straight win

Basketball / NBA Nov 14, 2019

Celtics outgun Wizards for ninth straight win

Jayson Tatum was so disappointed in his last game that he went to the team's practice facility later that night to work on his shooting. The Boston Celtics forward could go straight home on Wednesday. Tatum followed up his historically bad shooting performance by scoring 23 ...