NBA Refs To Closely Monitor Groin Hits, Walking CallsNBA referees will be cracking down this season on the kind of hits to the groin area that resulted in Draymond Green's suspension during the NBA Finals.
NBA Announces New Deal For Stats, Player TrackingThe NBA will have a new distributor for its statistical information and its player tracking data starting in the 2017-18 season under a deal that will also spread real-time statistics to legal betting houses around the world.
Go USA! Go Coach? For US Basketball Fans, Olympics Are A ChangeKrzyzewski is nearing the end of his 10-year run as U.S. coach, but the former Army captain has been involved with U.S. teams since 1979. He said people who don't necessarily root for him have shown they appreciate him.
US Looks To Win Sixth Consecutive Gold MedalNo team has been more dominant at the Olympics over the past 20 years then the U.S. women's basketball team, winning five straight gold medals.
Carmelo To Continue Record Olympic Basketball Career In RioHe will become the first U.S. man to play in four Olympics, and if the Americans medal he will leave Rio de Janeiro as the most decorated men's basketball player ever.
Athletes Using Sports Platforms To Push Social ChangeAthletes today are using their platforms as sports celebrities to bring attention to the violence that has erupted across the country and recently Carmelo Anthony has been one of the most outspoken.
US Women's Basketball Looks To Win 6th Consecutive Gold MedalNo team has been more dominant at the Olympics over the past 20 years then the U.S. women's basketball team, winning five straight gold medals. They'll try and keep that streak going in Rio.
LA Clippers Sign Draft Pick Diamond StoneThe Los Angeles Clippers signed center Diamond Stone, their 40th overall pick in this year's draft, on Thursday.
LeBron James Leads Call To End Gun Violence at ESPY AwardsLeBron James won five trophies, including best male athlete and best NBA player, at the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night when frivolity gave way to a James-led call to end gun violence and racial profiling.
Maryland’s Kevin Huerter Named to 2016 USA Basketball Men's U18 National TeamUSA Basketball announced that incoming Maryland freshman guard Kevin Huerter is among 12 players who have been named to the 2016 USA Basketball Men’s U18 National Team.
Sulaimon, Wells Sign With Chicago BullsGuard Rasheed Sulaimon officially joined the Chicago Bulls Summer League roster, the organization said on Thursday.
Steve Davis: Looking Back At Durant"Durant is the third all-time leading scorer per game in NBA history, and now his scoring average will probably go down. He is joining another superstar's team, so he might be a headliner, but he is not 'the' guy anymore."