Basketball

Louisville's Darius Perry (2) reaches for the ball held by Pittsburgh's Xavier Johnson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Pittsburgh.
(AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
Associated Press
January 15, 2020 - 10:55 am
With 21 seconds left in overtime and Pittsburgh trailing by two, Panthers guard Trey McGowens put his head down and drove to the rim as he had so often as Pitt put a scare into No. 11 Louisville on Tuesday night.
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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a news conference before an NBA preseason basketball game between the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Raptors in Saitama, Japan. A person familiar with the negotiations says the NBA is working with the players’ union
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Associated Press
December 20, 2019 - 8:54 pm
The NBA has sent a proposal to teams calling for a 78-game regular season
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NBA Commissioner David Stern
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Associated Press
December 17, 2019 - 6:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Former NBA Commissioner David Stern remains in serious condition following emergency brain surgery last week. The league said Tuesday that Stern is surrounded by his loved ones and receiving great care. The NBA says both the league and Stern's family appreciate the outpouring of...
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Road Rantz with Flyin' Myron Brown
Jeff Oravitz
December 13, 2019 - 10:58 am
This week Paul Zeise takes one of the great basketball players in Pennsylvania history and former NBA player, Myron Brown, our for a ride.
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Former Toronto Raptors and now Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard salutes the crowd as he receives his 2019 NBA championship ring prior to an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019, in Toronto.
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Associated Press
December 11, 2019 - 8:57 pm
Leonard received his championship ring to deafening applause and chants of “MVP! MVP!"
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College Basketball
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Associated Press
November 24, 2019 - 3:17 pm
After a handful of college basketball games, several teams have ascended to the mountaintop only to be knocked off the throne.
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Johnny Lopez
November 13, 2019 - 8:56 am
The kiss cam is so last decade. The Milwaukee Bucks have taken the candid audience video shout-out to a new level by introducing what’s being called the “reverse-eating” cam and it’s grossing out a lot of people, according to “ Today .” This is a WEIRD cam, Milwaukee. pic.twitter.com/ziXPEabWWs — J...
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Pittsburgh Panthers guard Trey McGowens speaks during ACC Operation Basketball at Charlotte Marriott Center.
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Josh Rowntree
November 12, 2019 - 9:33 pm
Jeff Capel knows the immaturity of his young team is real. But he also isn’t afraid to give some tough love in order to correct it. Such was the case last week, when Capel threw his players out of a practice before the team’s surprising loss to Nichols State Saturday. He knew that what he was...
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