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Irving’s request that he be traded so he can escape the long shadow of LeBron James mirrors the Bill Parcells-Bill Belichick saga of the Jets in 2000.
Jones’s All Star-caliber play for Connecticut partly reflects her off-season stint with an overseas league known for its rigorous two-a-day practices.
Rose, the former league M.V.P., could give the Cavs some more insurance in the backcourt after his disappointing one-year tenure with the Knicks.
Kundla led the Minneapolis team to five titles in the N.B.A. and its immediate precursor.
With owners, players, a president and a coach who are all women, the Storm held a rally for Planned Parenthood as they hosted the league’s All-Star Game.
Judge, who had been mired in a slump since the All-Star break, crushed a home run that nearly left Safeco Field in the Yankees’ win.
Irving, the Cavaliers’ All-Star point guard, is said to have told Dan Gilbert, the team’s owner, of his desire to change teams.
At 30, Angel McCoughtry could tell her body needed a break from the game, so she took a season off from the W.N.B.A. and opened McCoughtry’s Ice Cream in Atlanta.
The highlight mixtape, a collection of flashy plays, has proliferated thanks to a group of companies devoted to spreading the word about basketball’s next big thing.
A member of four of San Antonio’s five title teams, Ginobili averaged 7.5 points and 18.7 minutes a game last season.
Five years after D’Antoni resigned from the Knicks, Anthony wants New York to figure out how to trade him to the Houston Rockets
Ball, the second overall pick for the Lakers in the N.B.A. draft, lit up the Las Vegas Summer League. But does that mean anything?
The team’s new executives emphasized that their efforts would focus on young players, which seemed to leave Anthony’s spot on the team in question.
At a news conference announcing the appointment of another team president and another general manager, things seemed different.
Leslie Alexander, who took over as owner in 1993, will sell the Rockets, the team’s chief executive said, though there is no timetable to complete the sale.
Josh Adams, a former Wyoming basketball star, played five months of the 2016-17 season in Russia after recovering from severe injuries sustained in a car crash.
Perry is coming after just a few months in Sacramento, and Steve Mills will take over the president role vacated by the departure of Phil Jackson.
Ice Cube’s 3-on-3 basketball league has been paid to move its championship across the street, clearing the way for the blockbuster fight.
Warren LeGarie and Albert Hall have turned the Las Vegas summer league into a booming business: “We are the Burning Man of basketball.”
Jackson Vroman traveled the world, playing ball, partying and drawing friends into his circle. Yet his death at 34 cast a lonely light across his life.