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  • Report: 76ers oppose lottery changes

    The Sports Xchange Report: 76ers oppose lottery changes Change is coming to the NBA draft lottery, but the team most likely to be impacted if proposed adjustments are implemented is tapping the brakes. A major overhaul will be voted on by the NBA Board...
  • Basketball camp lets girls practice in the off-season

    Schools are normally quiet in the summer, but from July 28 through Aug. 1, the gym at Suffield High School was filled with the sounds of girls shooting baskets and practicing defensive tactics. The 26 girls, all entering grades four to eight, were...
  • John Smallwood: NBA history not working in favor of 76ers GM Hinkie

    Continuing debate about whether 76ers president/general manager Sam Hinkie made the right decision to nuke the team's core and start building from scratch is a moot exercise. The only question now is how patient a notoriously impatient fan base is...
  • Lakers use balance of 'room exception' on Xavier Henry

    For the first time since 1996, the Lakers this summer went under the salary cap, using their spending power to acquire Jeremy Lin in trade from the Houston Rockets and sign Nick Young to a four-year, $21.3-million contract. Once the team climbed back...
  • Nazareth upsets Allen to join CCHS, Parkland and Reading in Summer League semis

     
    Below are the scores and high scorers from Tuesday night's Stellar High School Boys Basketball Summer League quarterfinals at Cedar Beach. The biggest surprise was delivered by No. 6 seed Nazareth, which upset No. 3 seed Allen. The other top three seeds...
  • DWP defends response to UCLA flood, says crews had to find valve

    DWP defends response to UCLA flood, says crews had to find valve
    A top Los Angeles utility official faced tough questions Tuesday night about the response to a massive pipe break that flooded UCLA and surrounding areas with millions of gallons of water and threatened the near-term use of Pauley Pavilion. The...
  • Byron Scott: Right guy for the job, but what are the expectations?

    Byron Scott: Right guy for the job, but what are the expectations?
    The Lakers won’t win the NBA championship next season. Too much age. Too many injury questions. Too much Western Conference. And unless they get a much-needed infusion from the free-agent market next summer (Kevin Love, LaMarcus Aldridge?), they...
  • Shaquille O'Neal shows that Uncle Tickles knows best

    Shaquille O'Neal shows that Uncle Tickles knows best
    Boys just want to have fun, even when they're 7 feet tall and one-man industries. When Shaquille O'Neal bought his waterfront house in Orlando, he loved to ride his water scooter around the lake. Problem was, there weren't usually any waves. So Shaq...
  • Sports TV and radio: Thursday's 7/31 log (updated Wednesday AM)

    Noon    Tennis: Men’s Kitzbuhel quarterfinals (d. in Austria).--Tennis Ch. 1 p.m.    Baseball: Chicago White Sox at Detroit.--WGN 2 p.m.    Golf: WGC Bridgestone Invitational first round (in Akron, Ohio).--Golf 4 p.m.    Commonwealth Games:...
  • Lions stop contract talks with Ndamukong Suh until after season

    The Detroit Lions are postponing contract talks with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season. Suh is entering the final season of his contract, and team President Tom Lewand and General Manager Martin Mayhew said before practice...
  • 'Canes hoops team begins prepping for season, trip abroad

    'Canes hoops team begins prepping for season, trip abroad
    After winning the ACC and advancing to the Sweet 16 in 2013, Miami found itself in the unenviable position last season of having to replace all five of its starters and nearly 90 percent of its offense. Needless to say, last season had more than its...