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  • Report: Clippers' Griffin has small back fracture

    The Sports Xchange Report: Clippers' Griffin has small back fracture Last week, Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin passed on playing for the U.S. national team this summer. On Monday, a possible reason emerged. According to ESPNLosAngeles.com,...
  • Kirk Hinrich to re-sign with Bulls

    Kirk Hinrich to re-sign with Bulls
    LAS VEGAS -- The Chicago Bulls have agreed to terms with guard Kirk Hinrich, according to league sources. Hinrich, who has spent nine of his 11 NBA seasons with the Bulls, averaged 9.1 points and 3.9 assists in 73 games last season. He is a favorite...
  • Report: Paul Pierce to join Wizards

    Report: Paul Pierce to join Wizards
    Veteran small forward Paul Pierce will sign a two-year contract with the Washington Wizards, according to ESPN. Pierce will reportedly join Washington on a full mid-level exception worth $11 million over two years. He can opt out after the first year....
  • Durant, Love highlight Team USA hoops roster

    USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed the 19-player roster for the national team, headlined by 2012 gold medalists Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis. The roster for the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected from...
  • Times change, and so do teams' nicknames

    Times change, and so do teams' nicknames
    Times change, attitudes change and — sometimes, but not always — the nicknames of sports teams change along with them. The U.S. Patent Office's decision to cancel six federal trademark registrations the Redskins own on the grounds that the...
  • Trevor Ariza traded to Houston Rockets as part of three-team deal

    Trevor Ariza will join the Houston Rockets as part of a three-team trade also involving the New Orleans Pelicans and Washington Wizards. Houston will send center Omer Asik, forward Omri Casspi and cash considerations to New Orleans. Washington will...
  • Bulls top draft picks a series of hits and misses

    Bulls top draft picks a series of hits and misses
    Regardless of whether or not the Bulls use their 16th and 19th picks in Thursday's NBA draft, drafting well never has been more essential. General manager Gar Forman said at last month's draft combine that if the Bulls "want to try to create more cap...
  • Morgan State's Ian Chiles looks for a chance to prove he can play in the NBA

    Morgan State's Ian Chiles looks for a chance to prove he can play in the NBA
    WASHINGTON -- Joel Chiles remembers taking his youngest son, Ian, to a carnival many years ago. Ian was 10 years old, and he wanted to play the basketball game in which you win a prize for a certain amount of made shots. Joel gave Ian three $1 bills...
  • Roscoe Smith hopes hard work is his ticket to a chance in the NBA

    Roscoe Smith hopes hard work is his ticket to a chance in the NBA
    Those close to Roscoe Smith share a favorite phrase. When speaking of Smith, a Baltimore native and 6-foot-8 Nevada-Las Vegas forward entered in Thursday's NBA draft, they repeat a pair of words, over and over. It's not necessarily a nickname, but his...
  • Family a key factor in where Anthony decides to play

    Family a key factor in where Anthony decides to play
    When Carmelo Anthony was 8 years old, he moved from Brooklyn to Baltimore and struggled fitting in enough that the memories still affect him as a grown man. Kiyan Carmelo Anthony, Carmelo's son, turned 7 in March. Those seemingly insignificant bits of...
  • Ex-Laker Trevor Ariza sells lakefront house near Orlando, Fla.

    Ex-Laker Trevor Ariza sells lakefront house near Orlando, Fla.
    Trevor Ariza will be in the market for a new home come July 1 when the NBA free agency period begins. In the meantime, however, the former Laker and UCLA Bruin  has settled for a home sale. Sale of the custom Mediterranean, found at the Reserve at...