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WNBA teams set to make tough decisions on roster cuts

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 1:48pm

New York Liberty general manager Jonathan Kolb knew that he and first-year coach Walt Hopkins would have to make some tough decisions on the team's roster this year.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 10:48am

NASCAR continues its frantic return tonight with its third Cup race in seven days, the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 24th - 4:49am

The NBA could become a Mickey Mouse operation, although the idea isn’t Goofy.

NBA says it is talking with Disney about resuming season

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 10:43am

The NBA is in talks with The Walt Disney Company on a single-site scenario for a resumption of play in Central Florida in late July, the clearest sign yet that the league believes the season can continue amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 23rd - 6:56am

Jerry Sloan was a tenacious shooting guard before becoming one of the winningest coaches in NBA history.

Ex-Hoya, ex-Knick, current Georgetown coach Ewing has COVID

Howard Fendrich, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 5:52pm

Georgetown basketball coach Patrick Ewing tested positive for COVID-19 and is being treated at a hospital.

Zion Williamson's lawyers doubt marketing firm's contract

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 2:02pm

Lawyers for New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson want a federal judge in North Carolina to rule that a marketing firm suing Williamson for $100 million never had a valid contract with the former Duke star.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 9:10am

Jerry Sloan was a tenacious shooting guard before becoming one of the winningest coaches in NBA history.

Jerry Sloan, Jazz great and Hall of Fame coach, dies at 78

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 9:00am

with John Stockton and Karl Malone leading the way in many of those seasons — finished below .500 in only one of those years. Sloan won 1,221 games in his career, the fourth-highest total in NBA history.

The Utah Jazz say Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan has died at 78

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 22nd - 8:46am

The Utah Jazz say Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan has died at 78.

Utah's Conley waiting for news, like the rest of the NBA

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted May 20th - 3:35pm

which has been talked about for several weeks — along with Las Vegas and Houston remain under consideration. The people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the league has made no final decisions.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 10:44pm

A limited number of NFL teams are reopening their training facilities, while many are prohibited by government restrictions during the coronavirus pandemic.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 19th - 4:47am

A person familiar with the decision says the Miami Marlins will allow players on their 40-man roster access to their spring training complex to pitch off a mound or hit in batting cages beginning today.

LeBron: "Definitely not giving up on the season"

Tim Reynolds, Associated Press  |  Posted May 18th - 7:24pm

barring any adjustments based on what's happening with the pandemic — Silver and the NBA would be hoping to decide upon some course of action by June 5.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 18th - 2:40pm

A person familiar with the decision says the Miami Marlins will allow players on their 40-man roster access to their spring training complex to pitch off a mound or hit in batting cages beginning Tuesday.

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 15th - 10:28pm

The NFL continues to take steps toward a return to normalcy since the coronavirus pandemic.

Lakers' Dwight Howard healing after death of son's mother

Greg Beacham, Associated Press  |  Posted May 15th - 5:32pm

The mother of Dwight Howard's 6-year-old son died nearly six weeks ago due to an epileptic seizure, the Los Angeles Lakers center says.

WNBA commissioner: League focusing on scenarios to play

Doug Feinberg, Associated Press  |  Posted May 15th - 5:10pm

WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert is focusing on about a half dozen scenarios for the league to begin play this summer

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The Associated Press  |  Posted May 14th - 10:42pm

Bob Watson, a two-time All-Star as a player who later became the first black general manager to win a World Series with the New York Yankees in 1996, has died. He was 74.