Posts Tagged Basketball

Quigley rallies Sky to 77-74 win over Sun

Chicago Sky's Clarissa Dos Santos (8) and Connecticut Sun's Chelsea Gray (12) fight for a rebound during the first half of a WNBA basketball game in Uncasville, Conn., on Thursday, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Fred Beckham)

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Elena Delle Donne didn’t care about her free throw streak ending or her lack of points, she was just happy her team came away with a victory.

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Parents of Illinois players don’t believe coach allegations

In this March 5, 2015, file photo, Illinois'  Amarah Coleman, left, drives to the basket as Nebraska's Chandler Smith guards during an NCAA college basketball game in Hoffman Estates, Ill. Coleman is one of seven former University of Illinois women's basketball players that filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday, July 1, 2015, against the university, accusing coach Matt Bollant and former assistant Mike Divilbiss, of violating their civil rights by creating a racially hostile environment. The lawsuit filed Wednesday in federal court names the university, athletic director Mike Thomas, Bollant,  Divilbiss, and university trustees. The ex-players seek $10 million in damages. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The parents of a current University of Illinois women’s basketball player and an incoming recruit said Thursday that they don’t believe the allegations made by seven former players in a lawsuit this week accusing coaches of creating racial hostility.

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First-round pick Kaminsky signs contract with Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — First-round draft pick Frank Kaminsky has signed a contract with the Charlotte Hornets.

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Vasquez embracing fresh start with Bucks

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) — Greivis Vasquez always thought he might end up in Milwaukee. It just took a little longer than he anticipated.

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Spurs’ Tim Duncan tells paper: ‘I’ll be back on the court’

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Tim Duncan is returning to San Antonio for a 19th season.

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