NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the basketball league made a business decision that North Carolina’s law limiting anti-discrimination protections for LGBT people makes holding its 2017 All-Star Game in Charlotte untenable.
It’s better for Jordan to take a shot and miss, than to remain on the sideline while less luminous figures fire away. Even though he failed to offer his voice on numerous occasions before, much work remains to be done.
Beal received the maximum contract offer from the Washington Wizards that he had pursued. Now, he just has to live up to the expectations associated with such a cash haul.
Stoudemire retired Tuesday after signing a contract with the Knicks with much less fanfare than the $100 million deal he inked six years ago to halt the team’s downward spiral.
Beal receives a maximum contract which will make him the highest-paid player on the team despite being just 23 years old and missing numerous games in each of his four NBA seasons because of injury.
NBA legend Michael Jordan waded into racial politics in America on Monday by issuing a statement on anti-cop violence and black men killed by law enforcement personnel.
The WNBA is withdrawing its fines for teams and players that showed support of citizens and police involved in recent shootings by wearing black warmup shirts before and during games.
Rep. Robert Pittenger is accusing the National Basketball Association of “hypocrisy” for pulling the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte, North Carolina, but continuing to do business in China.
Following four years in Spain, and time with the Czech national team, the Washington Wizards newest guard/forward felt ready for the broad adaptation process that awaits him in the United States.
George Washington University said it is bringing in outside counsel as part of an investigation into allegations against men’s basketball coach Mike Lonergan.
The team announced Thursday that it has signed guard/wing Satoransky. His deal is reportedly for three years and $9 million. The Wizards drafted Satoransky, 24, in the second of round in 2012.
The National Basketball Association on Thursday pulled the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte, North Carolina, over the state’s “bathroom bill,” a law requiring that intimate public facilities be segregated on the basis of biological sex, not gender self-identification.