| Oct 18, 2014
| 8:19 PM
ALLENTOWN, Pa. — On June 26, Elfrid Payton became a Philadelphia 76er.
That night, the Sixers used the 10th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft to select Payton out of Louisiana-Lafayette. When Payton heard his name called, he walked up to the stage at...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 4:00 PM
So how do you speed up NBA games? One of the considerations is shortening them.
The NBA announced Tuesday that Sunday's exhibition between the Nets and Celtics will be played with four 11-minute quarters, instead of the traditional 12-minute quarters....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 9:52 AM
A weekend preseason date between the Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets will be a trial case for an abbreviated game length of 44 minutes.
The game Sunday at Barclays Center will be reduced as the NBA examines "the flow of a shorter game as compared to...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:12 AM
With nine promising newcomers, including transfers Angel Rodriguez and Sheldon McClellan, expectations are high for Miami's basketball team, which leaves for a basketball tour of Spain later this month.
Thursday, the school announced its non-conference...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Once the Cubs finish renovating Wrigley Field, some of the most luxurious seats at the historic stadium may not even come with a view of the field.
As part of its four-year, $575 million overhaul of the stadium and surrounding area, the team wants to...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 6:13 PM
After months of task force meetings, community outcry and job fairs designed to draw city residents, Allentown officials say their efforts have begun to pay off.
Roughly 300 people have been hired to work at the soon-to-open PPL Center and two-thirds of...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:34 AM
Unlike Mark Turgeon's first three years at Maryland, when a lack of early-season road experience and not many tough non-league games left his men’s basketball team a little ill-prepared for what it would face in the ACC, the Terps should be more...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:00 PM
It was just past 2 a.m. on one of those "what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas" Saturday nights, and a capacity crowd of more than 3,000 revelers inside the Strip's epically proportioned nightclub Hakkasan Las Vegas were tripping the light fantastic. To...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 6:16 AM
With the NFL going to CBS on Thursday, the TV schedule takes a few changes this week.
The "Thursday Night Football" lineup starts with the Steelers playing the Ravens in Baltimore. CBS is showing the games along with the NFL Network until the CBS...
| Jun 26, 2014
C.J. McCollum is at the NBA Draft... again. The former Lehigh standout and current Portland Trail Blazers guard is at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn today for the annual event. This time, however, he is doing the interviewing instead of......
| Jun 26, 2014
| 1:46 PM
The Hurricanes and Gators won't meet on the football field this season, but the two will renew at least one rivalry this year.
Some of the details are still being ironed out, but Miami confirmed on Thursday that the two schools will have a home-and-...