Posts Tagged Basketball

Husband arrested in death of NBA player’s aunt

This undated photo released by the Sacramento Police Department shows Michael Williams. Police say they have arrested Williams, a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes. (AP Photo/Sacramento Police Department)

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police say they have arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes.

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Tulsa, OSU to play football, hoops series

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa and Oklahoma State have agreed to play a series in football and basketball, Tulsa announced Tuesday.

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Grizzlies sign GM Chris Wallace to multi-year deal

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Grizzlies controlling owner Robert Pera has removed the interim tag and named Chris Wallace as Memphis’ general manager, signing him to a multi-year contract keeping him with the franchise.

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Kentucky basketball legend Wah Wah Jones dies

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Wallace “Wah Wah” Jones, a multi-sport star who helped Kentucky win the first two of its eight national titles and is considered the school’s greatest all-around athlete, has died. He was 88.

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Boston’s Young says he’s recovered from concussion

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Former Kentucky guard James Young says he is “good to go” after a concussion that kept the Boston Celtics’ first-round draft pick from playing in the NBA’s summer league.

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