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Japan Times launches basketball ebook giveaway for readers

Jan 23, 2018

Japan Times launches basketball ebook giveaway for readers

The Japan Times is holding a contest for readers to win ebook copies of former Sunrockers and Brex forward Tyler Smith's new autobiography, "Called for Traveling: My Adventures Playing Pro Basketball Overseas." Sports Publishing released the funny, insightful look at the now-retired Smith's 11-year pro ...

Famed Globetrotters 'clown prince' Meadowlark Lemon dies at 83

Dec 29, 2015

Famed Globetrotters 'clown prince' Meadowlark Lemon dies at 83

Meadowlark Lemon, the "clown prince" of basketball's barnstorming Harlem Globetrotters, whose blend of hook shots and humor brought joy to millions of fans around the world, has died. He was 83. Lemon's wife and daughter confirmed to the team that he died Sunday in Scottsdale, ...