Posts Tagged Basketball

Police: High school coach left son home alone

TRUMBULL, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut have charged the head coach of a high school boys’ basketball team with leaving his 4-year-old son home alone while he went to a gym to work out.

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For Alex Tyus, Israel more than just playing ball

In this Thursday, March 20, 2014 file photo, Alex Tyus of Israel's BC Maccabi Electra dunks a ball during their Euroleague Top 16 basketball match against Partizan, in Belgrade, Serbia, Thursday, March 20, 2014. With his Maccabi Tel Aviv team set to face LeBron James in his first game back for the Cleveland Cavaliers on Oct. 5, 2014, Alex Tyus, a 6-9 power forward from St. Louis, has an important decision to make _ whether to fast the previous day for the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur. American Jews have long found a basketball refuge in Israel but the Jewish state has never seen anything like Tyus before: an African-American standout from a major college program with no previous link to the religion who decided, along with his future wife, to embrace the faith and set off on a path that led him to the Israel national team and the best team in the country. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic, File)

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Hoping to impress NBA scouts when Maccabi Tel Aviv faces LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers next month, Alex Tyus has an important decision to make — whether to fast the previous day for the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur.

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Sacramento Kings sign guard Ramon Sessions

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings have signed guard Ramon Sessions.

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Sacramento Kings sign guard Ramon Sessions

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings have signed guard Ramon Sessions.

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LeBron fan can return to arena after team ends ban

In this Wednesday, March 20, 2013 file photo, a fan runs out on the court towards Miami Heat's LeBron James during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Cleveland. The LeBron James fan banned from Cavaliers games after he ran onto the court in 2013 is now permitted inside Quicken Loans Arena, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James came back. One of his biggest fans has returned, too.

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