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McGrady, McGinnis head Hall of Fame class of 2017

/ Sep 9, 2017

McGrady, McGinnis head Hall of Fame class of 2017

Former NBA star Tracy McGrady and ABA and NBA star George McGinnis were part of a class of 11 basketball greats inducted Friday into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. McGrady, a seven-time All Star, says his induction was put into perspective by the ...

Irving says trade request about reaching potential

/ Sep 2, 2017

Irving says trade request about reaching potential

Kyrie Irving, who requested a trade out of Cleveland in July, said Friday that he hasn't spoken to LeBron James since he joined the Boston Celtics. But the four time NBA All-Star Irving said there are no bad feelings and that the reason he wanted ...

Lakers hit with $500,000 fine by NBA for tampering with George

/ Sep 1, 2017

Lakers hit with $500,000 fine by NBA for tampering with George

New Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka's contact with Paul George's agent violated the NBA's anti-tampering rule and resulted in a $500,000 fine for Los Angeles on Thursday. The league said a law firm's independent investigation didn't find evidence of an agreement or an understanding that ...

/ Aug 31, 2017

Cavs, Celtics rework trade involving stars

A person familiar with the negotiations said the Cleveland Cavaliers have finalized their blockbuster deal with Boston involving All-Star guards Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas by getting another draft pick from the Celtics. The Cavs will get a second-round pick in 2020 to complete ...

Massimino, who led Villanova to 1985 NCAA title, dead at 82

Aug 31, 2017

Massimino, who led Villanova to 1985 NCAA title, dead at 82

Rollie Massimino, who led Villanova's storied run to the 1985 NCAA championship and won more than 800 games in his coaching career, died Wednesday after a long battle with cancer. He was 82. Massimino's death was announced by Keiser University, where he was still the ...

/ Aug 29, 2017

Rockets pitch in to help Hurricane Harvey victims

The Houston Rockets have donated $4 million to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey which has caused devastating flooding in the city, the team announced on Monday. "Our hearts are heavy seeing the devastation that so many of our friends, family and neighbors are experiencing," ...