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    Expert: U.S. is approaching unstable times 7 Beloved Burger Chains That Are Shuttering For Good LeBron wont wear social justice message on Lakers jersey LeBron James says his thoughts on social justice cant be contained on the back of a basketball jersey. © Provided by Associated Press FILE - In this Jan. 15, 2020, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, right, shoots as Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic defends during the second half of an NBA basketball...
    General view during a South East Melbourne Phoenix Training Session at the State Basketball Centre. (Photo by Jack Thomas/Getty Images) A Georgia high school basketball team is mourning the loss of one of their own after a game turned into a tragedy. Statesboro senior O’Jaryn “O.J.” Reese died after collapsing during an Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) game in the Suwanee, Georgia. Very sad news to report as Statesboro senior basketball player OJ Reese passed away today after collapsing during...
    New York Jets Who Could Be Two Sport Stars: Le’Veon Bell By: Dylan Price July 11, 2020 Follow ESM On Social Facebook Twitter Youtube Flipboard Instagram ShareTweet0 SharesLeVeon Bell joined the New York Jets prior to last season on a four-year, $52.5 million deal. Rumors have swirled about what his future may look like in the Green and White, however, heading into next season he is a Jet. The former All-Pro back will...
    Atlanta mayor announces coronavirus rollback, governor refutes plan 7 Beloved Burger Chains That Are Shuttering For Good Grit, resolve carry Northern Kentuckys Harris in hard times The image Karl Harris has of his father is painted by old photos and the stories his brothers tell. © Provided by Associated Press FILE- In this March 10, 2020, file photo, Northern Kentucky guard Karl Harris (14) celebrates following an NCAA college basketball game against Illinois Chicago in the Horizon League mens...
    Patient dies after going to COVID party 7 Beloved Burger Chains That Are Shuttering For Good Former WNBA star & Celtics assistant Kara Lawson hired as Duke women’s basketball coach Kara Lawson’s already-impressive basketball resume just got a whole new bullet point up top. The former WNBA star, ESPN personality, and Boston Celtics’ assistant coach has been named the head coach of the Duke Blue Devils women’s basketball team. © Provided by The Comeback OFFICIAL. Welcome to Duke, Kara...
    This woman is set to become US Navys first known Black female fighter pilot 7 Beloved Burger Chains That Are Shuttering For Good Celtics assistant Kara Lawson hired as Duke women’s basketball head coach Grizzlies assistant coach Niele Ivey left for Notre Dame. © Jevone Moore/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Now, the NBA is losing another assistant coach to women’s college basketball – the Celtics’ Kara Lawson. Duke: OFFICIAL. Welcome to Duke, Kara Lawson! pic.twitter.com/0IIV5WprPD — Duke Women’s Basketball...
    By AARON BEARD, AP Basketball Writer Duke has turned to Boston Celtics assistant coach and former WNBA All-Star Kara Lawson to lead its women’s basketball program. The school announced the hiring in a social media post Saturday, a little more than a week after Joanne P. McCallie announced she wouldn’t return for a 14th season as she entered the final year of her contract. It is the first college head-coaching job for the 39-year-old Lawson, who played under Pat Summitt...
    Duke has turned to Boston Celtics assistant coach and former WNBA All-Star Kara Lawson to lead its women’s basketball program. The school announced the hiring in a social media post Saturday, a little more than a week after Joanne P. McCallie announced she wouldn’t return for a 14th season as she entered the final year of her contract. It is the first college head-coaching job for the 39-year-old Lawson, who played under Pat Summitt at Tennessee before a long WNBA...
    Credit: Mitchell Leff/Getty Images) After the departure of Joanne P. McCallie, Kara Lawson is reportedly set to become the next women’s basketbakl coach at Duke. Entering her 14th season as Duke women’s basketball coach, but also entering the final year of her contract, Joanne P. McCallie announced she would not be returning last month. On Friday The Raleigh News & Observer reported Duke was close to hiring Kara Lawson to replace McCallie. ESPN later reported the two sides were in...
    CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago police have a warning for teenagers playing basketball on the Northwest Side. Twice Wednesday groups of children playing at Jensen Park and Norwood Park Elementary were approached by two men in hoodies who threatened them and implied they had a weapon. The children were robbed of their cell phones and other belongings. In one case some of the victims were slapped and patted down before being robbed.
    Tabitha Brown Breaks Down Her Catchphrases and Rise to Social Media Superstardom (Exclusive) In Texas, state with most nursing homes, experts fear for elderly amid virus surge Basketball you can watch today: Joe Johnson returns to The Tournament after a great debut There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize. © Provided by HoopsHype Joe...
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Family and friends honored a victim of gun violence in Queens on Friday. The NYPD tweeted a picture of a memorial bench unveiled Friday evening in memory of 14-year-old Aamir Griffin. Today, Aamir Griffins family & friends gathered for the unveiling of a bench dedicated in his honor. Nearly 9 months ago, he was tragically taken away from his family by a stray bullet while playing basketball in Queens. This memorial will forever honor Aamirs life....
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – On this week’s edition of “Living Room Sports,” KDKA Sports Bob Pompeani and Rich Walsh were joined by Pitt Athletic Director Heather Lyke, men’s basketball coach Jeff Capel and former basketball star Curtis Aiken. WATCH: More With Heather Lyke Lyke was hired as the athletic director in 2017 and ever since her arrival on campus, she has taken a lot of pride in her Pitt Panthers. She’s a very positive individual with a strong message...
    Coronavirus updates: States ICUs are 89% full This Grocery Store Chain is Opening New Superstores Near You Pac-12 joins Big Ten in eliminating nonconference games The Pac-12 has become the second major conference to shift to a conference-only fall schedule amid growing concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. © APARC FILE - In this Oct. 8, 2019, file photo, commissioner Larry Scott speaks during the Pac-12 NCAA college basketball media day, in San Francisco. The commissioners of the Atlantic Coast...
    J.R. Smith has only been back in the NBA for a few days, but hes already causing a stir on Instagram Live. Instagram J.R. Smith gave NBA fans a look inside the leagues bubble in Orlando on Thursday night through a broadcast on Instagram Live. Smith complimented the menu, but also criticized some of the snacking options he had been offered. Smith also revealed that his room had come without a blanket. The blanket that eventually came for...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A former Twin Cities basketball coach, who is already charged with sexually assaulting players that stayed the night at his home, is facing new charges connected with an older case. Last month, 41-year-old Aaron Hjermstad, of Brooklyn Center, was charged with assaulting two boys who stayed the night at his home. Hjermstad is a former teacher at the Mastery School in Minneapolis and basketball coach with Hospitality House. On Friday, the Hennepin County Attorney’s...
    On the day the NCAA men’s basketball committee concluded its summer meetings — conducted virtually, of course — the Big Ten Conference announced its fall sports seasons would consist of conference games only. It is anticipated that most or all of the “autonomy conferences,” better known as the Power 5, will follow that course. If that same circumstance were to develop in college basketball because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the selection committee would face a far more daunting predicament than deciding between two...
    Naya Rivera’s 11 Most Memorable Roles, From ‘Family Matters’ to ‘Glee’ (Photos) China State Funds Start Selling in Warning Sign for Stock Rally Basketball you can watch today: Linsanity back in the Chinese League There’s nothing like NBA basketball, but if you want to get your hoops fix somehow, there are some pro competitions underway around the world with a bunch of players you will recognize. © Provided by HoopsHype Jeremy Lin talking to the press while being introduced...
    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia women’s basketball program has pushed back the start of its summer workouts by two weeks after six players tested positive for the coronavirus, the school said Thursday. The players who tested positive will enter a 14-day quarantine period along with others who were identified through contact tracing procedures as potentially being exposed, WVU’s athletic department said in a news release. Workouts for athletes who test negative for the virus will now start on...
    Not only will the Hopkins girls basketball program have to replace superstar Paige Bueckers when next season rolls around, they will have to replace legendary coach Brian Cosgriff, as well. That became official on Thursday when Cosgriff stepped down after two decades at the helm. In that span, Cosgriff turned the Royals into a perennial powerhouse, winning seven state championships. He retires with an astounding 569-67 record. As special as his career was at Hopkins, his final memories...
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    Head coach Pat Chambers of the Penn State Nittany Lions (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images) Penn State University basketball coach, Pat Chambers, apologized to a former player who recently revealed that racially-charged comments from the coach were played a part in why he transferred from the school.  READ MORE: Penn State confiscates t-shirts from players showing support for Jonathan Sutherland after racist letter Rasir Bolton told The Undefeated that after a particularly difficult game, Chambers told him, “I want...
    Kobe King’s time playing basketball might be over. The former Wisconsin star abruptly left the Badgers this past season and then transferred to Nebraska. However, he pulled out of the Cornhuskers program before suiting up for a single game. Now, it sounds like he doesn’t intend on getting back to the court anytime soon. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) According to John Pappadopoulos, his former high school coach Todd Fergot said he won’t...
    Next1 of 3Prev postUse your ← → (arrows) to browse (Photo by G Fiume/Maryland Terrapins/Getty Images) Michigan State basketball recruiting efforts should be focused on this trio. Michigan State could be making a big move in the college basketball world over the next few years. The commitment of Emoni Bates, 2022’s top-ranked player, sent shock waves through the college hoops world. There is a chance Bates could reclassify to play for Michigan State as soon as 2021, where he would...
    FRANKLIN FURNACE — Scott Blankenship believes at Green, there are indeed greener pastures. And, he hopes, as a result, a return to tradition. After a basketball life as an assistant, including almost a decade under Kevin Lewis leading the Bobcats, Blankenship becomes a head coach for the first time —as he was officially hired 10 days ago by the Green Local Schools Board of Education to be the Bobcats’ next boys basketball boss. He replaces Dirk Hollar, who stepped aside...