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1 hr ago | WTEN-TV Albany

US routs Dominicans in exhibition as Rose rests

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart says the last four hostages have been released unharmed to end a standoff with two armed men in a southern Chicago suburb.


Related Topix: Sports, Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players

5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Former Hoosiers stars reunite in Indianapolis

Former Indiana basketball stars Victor Oladipo and Cody Zeller joined new Hall of Fame inductee Bobby "Slick" Leonard for a small reunion Wednesday night in Indianapolis.


Related Topix: Cody Zeller, Victor Oladipo, Sports, Miami Heat

6 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Rose sits out US exhibition vs Dominican Republic

Derrick Rose is sitting out the U.S. national's team exhibition game against the Dominican Republic on Wednesday night, with coach Mike Krzyzewski saying he wants to look at other guards.


Related Topix: Sports, Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls, NBA Players

7 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

Ray Allen satisfied with charges for 7 teen trespassers

Ray Allen satisfied with trespass charges for 7 teens Ray Allen has been advised that Miami-Dade County will pursue charges against seven teens.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Ray Allen, NBA Players

7 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Warriors preseason schedule unveiled

The Warriors will play preseason games at Oracle Arena on Oct. 21 against the Los Angeles Clippers and Oct. 24 against Denver.


Related Topix: Sports, Golden State Warriors, Harrison Barnes, NBA Players

9 hrs ago | ABC News 4 Charleston

Gaines, Kresse to receive Lapchick Awards

Naismith Hall of Famer Clarence "Big House" Gaines, who won 828 games in 47 years at Winston-Salem State, and John Kresse, who led the College of Charleston to an NAIA championship and four NCAA Division I tournament appearances, have been selected as the 2014 recipients of the Lapchick Character Award.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks

13 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

NBA roundup: Veteran ref Bavetta retires

The league announced the 74-year-old Bavetta's retirement on Tuesday. He worked his first NBA game on Dec. 2, 1975, in Madison Square Garden in New York.


Related Topix: Sports, Chicago Bulls, Detroit Pistons, Andre Drummond, NBA Players, Derrick Rose

18 hrs ago | Merced Sun-Star

Microsoft'sex-CEO Ballmer leaves board

Ballmer said Tuesday that he plans to devote more time to his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, civic contributions and teaching a business class at Stanford in the fall.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers

19 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Leonard Pitts Jr.: What's next in Ferguson? Let's try a little education

That's what should concern us now. When the nightly dance of angry protesters, opportunistic criminals, and inept police clashing over the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown finally ends, what steps should civic-minded people take to address the ongoing abuse of African Americans by the criminal injustice system? Not just in Ferguson, ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Ray Allen, Miami Heat, NBA Players

23 hrs ago | Sir Charles in Charge

Los Angeles Lakers: Assault Charges Against Nick Young Dropped

Apr 16, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young shoots the ball over San Antonio Spurs guard Danny Green during the first half at AT&T Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Players, Nick Young, San Antonio Spurs, Danny Green

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Agent: Dante Cunningham plans to sue accuser after domestic assault charges dropped

The agent for free-agent forward Dante Cunningham says his client plans to file a civil lawsuit against the woman who accused him of domestic assault.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Players, Dante Cunningham

Knicks rumors: Carmelo Anthony guarantees 2015 NBA Playoffs for New York Knicks

Knicks rumors have taken an interesting turn, as Carmelo Anthony has guaranteed fans a spot in the 2015 NBA Playoffs.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, NBA Players, Jose Calderon, Dallas Mavericks, Tim Hardaway Jr., Iman Shumpert, Samuel Dalembert

Broward-Palm Beach

Ray Allen's Wife's 911 Call Released; Charges Over Break-In Still Pending

Coral Gables police have released audio from the 911 made by Shannon Allen, Ray Allen's wife, after a group of teens walked into their home in the middle of the night.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players

Local TV Station KTVZ

NBA roundup: Cleamons expected to join Knicks' staff

The New York Knicks will add Jim Cleamons to new coach Derek Fisher's staff, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday.


Related Topix: Sports, Houston Rockets, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls, Jordan Hamilton, NBA Players

The Orlando Sentinel

NBA's Allen's may press trespassing charges against Miami teens

Miami Heat basketball star Ray Allen is likely to press charges against a group of teenagers who in the middle of the night slipped into his south Florida home, entering the bedroom where his wife Shannon and four children were sleeping, officials said.


Related Topix: Sports, Miami Heat, Ray Allen, NBA Players

Greenwich Citizen

Army grad Coach K takes USA team to West Point

United States basketball head coach Mike Krzyzewski, center, and players on the national team, pose for a photo on the steps of Washington Hall as cadets line up before lunch at the U.S. Military Academy on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014, in West Point, N.Y. The team held an afternoon practice session at the academy.


Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors, NBA Players

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Steve Ballmer chest-bumps and screams his way into the hearts of Clippers fans

New Clippers owner Steve Ballmer engages with some fans at Monday's team rally at Staples Center.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Clippers, Chris Paul, Matt Barnes, Blake Griffin, NBA Players

WATE-TV Knoxville

Grizzlies sign draft pick Jarnell Stokes to deal

The Grizzlies did not disclose the terms Monday. The Commercial Appeal reports it's a three-year deal worth more than $2.5 million for the 35th pick overall.


Related Topix: Sports, Jarnell Stokes, NBA Players, Memphis Grizzlies

KARE-TV Minneapolis

Felony assault charge against Cunningham droppedFelony assault charge ...

Felony assault charge against Cunningham dropped Hennepin County prosecutor Mike Freeman says there "is not proof beyond a reasonable doubt" that a crime was committed.


Related Topix: Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, NBA Players, Dante Cunningham

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

In Laker Nick Younga s sexual-assault lawsuit, woman drops 3 of 7 counts

A woman agreed to drop three of her seven allegations against Los Angeles Laker guard Nick Young, who she claims had non-consensual sex with her after he bought her several drinks at a West Hollywood bar in 2011.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Players, Nick Young