| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Former Chicago Bull Rick Brunson used the name of a retired NBA superstar to book an appointment with a massage therapist who he allegedly attempted to sexually assault at a Vernon Hills fitness center, according to a newly released police report....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 3:10 AM
The matches are broadcast in the dead of night, and China can’t even root for itself this year. But that hasn’t stopped Chinese soccer enthusiasts from going World Cup crazy.
Hard-core fans were preparing for the action by buying fake...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:39 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers chose former Virginia star Joe Harris with the 33rd pick of the NBA draft -- the third selection of the second round -- Thursday night.
Harris, who led U.Va.'s Cavaliers to the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:59 PM
The Houston Rockets signed former Virginia forward Akil Mitchell, who made the ACC’s all-defensive team as a senior and sparked the Cavaliers to the conference regular-season and tournament titles.
He played for the Rockets in the Orlando...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 10:17 AM
The National Basketball Assn. has renewed its contracts with ESPN and Turner Broadcasting for nine years, the networks said on Monday.
Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed, but a person familiar with the contracts said the NBA will receive...
| May 19, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Her broken ankle. His aching heart. Marques Johnson's ruptured disk. Bill Walton's bum foot. Whatever the affliction, Donald and Shelly Sterling have long favored one particular cure: a lawsuit.
Over the last four decades, the billionaire couple have...
| May 20, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The Orlando Magic wrapped up its 25th season in the NBA on April 16, but the Magic have had 30 first-round draft picks in those 25 years in the league.
Some picks, like Shaquille O'Neal and Dwight Howard, went on to be stars with the Magic before...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The Clippers have hired Lawrence Frank as an assistant coach after he reached a buyout agreement with the Brooklyn Nets. Frank had a trying season in which he clashed with Coach Jason Kidd and was demoted to compiling daily reports.
Frank, 44, had...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
While Beyoncé, Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus and other pop music stars are wondering whether they'll walk away with honors from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, another contender looking to emerge a winner isn't a person at all: the Forum in Inglewood....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:46 PM
Trayvon Reed’s career as a Maryland basketball player has ended before it even began, after his arrest Wednesday night in College Park caused the athletic department to prohibit him from enrolling in classes.
In a brief statement released Friday...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
MIAMI --- Erik Spoelstra, el circunspecto dirigente del Heat de Miami, aseguró que la tomó menos de 10 minutos recuperarse del shock que le produjo la noticia de la partida de LeBron James a Cleveland.
“Fueron menos de 10 minutos. Tras saber...