Posts Tagged Basketball

Source: Haith front-runner for Tulsa job

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Missouri coach Frank Haith is in position to replace Danny Manning at Tulsa.

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Girl’s memorial being held at basketball arena

A photo of Lacey Holsworth is displayed on the scoreboard during a memorial service for Lacey an 8-year-old Michigan State basketball fan whose battle with cancer inspired the team's players and coaches, Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Michigan State University's Breslin Center in East Lansing, Mich. (AP Photo/Al Goldis)

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Lacey Holsworth did not stop smiling until cancer took her life.

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Breakout seasons abound for surprising Suns

PHOENIX (AP) — The plan seemed simple to outsiders when the Phoenix Suns’ season began.

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LA Lakers wrap lousy season with uncertain future

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni argues a call during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the San Antonio Spurs, Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in San Antonio. Los Angeles won 113-100. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Although one of the worst seasons in Los Angeles Lakers history mercifully ended Wednesday night in San Antonio, the drama around the 16-time NBA champions is never finished.

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Utah’s rebuilding season proves difficult

Utah Jazz's Marvin Williams speaks to the media on the day the Jazz cleaned out their lockers after a 25-57 season, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The long, difficult season showed on the faces of Utah Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin and leading scorer Gordon Hayward.

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