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1 hr ago | CNN

13-year-old killed, 6 wounded in one Chicago shooting

Gun violence flared again in Chicago when a shooter sprayed bullets outside a convenience store on the city's west side, killing a 13-year-old boy and wounding six others.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Joakim Noah

3 hrs ago | WNLS-AM Tallahassee

Trending Now: Chris Paul threatens to skip NBA season

Texans star wide receiver Andre Johnson has arrived for the first day of training camp.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Clippers, Chris Paul

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Hawks sign first-round pick Adreian Payne

Payne averaged 12.5 points and seven rebounds while starting all six games for the Hawks' Las Vegas summer league team this month.


Related Topix: Sports, Atlanta Hawks, NBA Basketball, Adreian Payne, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Michigan State University NCAA, Michigan State Spartans NCAA Basketball


Lakers close to naming Scott as coach: reports

Three months after coach Mike D'Antoni resigned, the struggling Los Angeles Lakers are expected to offer former player Byron Scott the job, multiple media outlets reported on Friday.


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

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Kevin Love, Minnesota Timberwolves, 2014

Even though the Cleveland Cavaliers cannot trade No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins before Aug. 23, they remain the front-runner to acquire Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star power forward Kevin Love in a trade, reported Friday.


Related Topix: Sports, Kevin Love, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Andrew Wiggins

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Blake Griffin dunking, Los Angeles Clippers

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin decided to pass on playing the U.S. national team at the FIBA World Cup of basketball in August and Washington Wizards guard John Wall reportedly was added to the roster.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Blake Griffin, Washington Wizards, John Wall


Jeremy Lin suggests he wona t bring a Linsanitya to Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers introduce newest player Jeremy Lin to the gathered media at the Toyota Sports Center training facility in El Segundo, Calif., on Thursday, July 24, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, Houston Rockets, Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant, Xavier Henry

Sporting News

Blake Griffin chooses Clippers over U.S. national team

Griffin said Thursday that he wants to dedicate all his energy on improving and preparing for the upcoming NBA season.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Clippers, Blake Griffin

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Washington Post

Mavs sign former All-Star guard Jameer Nelson

Terms of the deal announced Thursday weren't released, but it is reportedly a one-year contract for the team's salary cap exception of $2.7 million with a player option for another year at roughly the same amount.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Orlando Magic, Jameer Nelson

Magic sign 2nd-round pick Devyn Marble

Magic general manager Rob Hennigan announced the signing of the 56th pick Thursday.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Orlando Magic, Elfrid Payton, Aaron Gordon, Evan Fournier, Denver Nuggets, Arron Afflalo


Allen could join LeBron in Cleveland

Ray Allen is reportedly leaning toward returning for his 19th season in the NBA to continue as a teammate of LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, NBA Basketball, Ray Allen, Minnesota Timberwolves, LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers

Bellingham Herald

Jump ball: Bizarre Clippers court case nears close

The story has taken one strange turn after another since a recording surfaced of team owner Donald Sterling dressing down his young girlfriend for bringing black men to Clippers games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Basketball, Chris Paul, Weird

KARE-TV Minneapolis

Why hasn't Kevin Love been traded yet?

Why hasn't Kevin Love been traded - to anyone - yet? The Timberwolves could hold on to the All-Star even all the way up to the trade deadline.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Basketball, Kevin Love, Ricky Rubio, Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors, Anthony Bennett


Ed Davis believes he will have bigger opportunity with Los Angeles Lakers than Memphis Grizzlies

The Lakers quickly added free agent forward Ed Davis , providing some much-needed depth to their thin frontcourt.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, Kobe Bryant, Jordan Hill, Memphis Grizzlies, Ed Davis

The Washington Post

Dominant 4th quarter leads Mystics past Sun 89-75

The Washington Mystics may have needed a reminder on how to find their own arena.


Related Topix: Monique Currie, Sports, More Sports, Washington Mystics, WNBA Women's Basketball, John Wall, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball

Wed Jul 23, 2014


CBS Event Marks Civil Rights Anniversary

A CBS News event Thursday marking the 50th anniversary of civil rights legislation is both a look back at history and a glimpse into future business opportunities for a broadcast news division.


Related Topix: Sports, Jason Collins, NBA Basketball


Suns re-sign forward P.J. Tucker

The Phoenix Suns re-signed forward P.J. Tucker to a multiyear contract Wednesday.


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

Rock Hill Herald

NBA player seeks tips on suspect in aunt's death

In this May 13, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes reacts to a call during an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City.


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

The Washington Post

Mavs void deal for Rashard Lewis over knee issue

The Dallas Mavericks have voided the contract of Rashard Lewis because the free agent forward needs surgery on his right knee.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Dallas Mavericks, Dirk Nowitzki

The News Tribune

Mavericks' Felton pleads guilty in NYC gun case

Felton pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weapon and criminal possession of a firearm.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Dallas Mavericks, Raymond Felton