Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

Randolph leads Grizzlies over Pacers 97-89

Memphis Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph, left, is fouled by Indiana Pacers forward Lavoy Allen during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Indianapolis, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Zach Randolph scored 11 of his 22 points in the third quarter and added 13 rebounds to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 97-89 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night.

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Former NBA player to argue for conviction reversal

In this Sept. 23, 2011, file photo, Tate George, former NBA basketball player and the CEO of purported real estate development firm The George Group, leaves federal court in Newark, N.J. George has been jailed since his conviction last fall on four mail fraud counts. His motion to be released on bail was denied by U.S. District Judge Mary Cooper on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/The Record of Bergen County, Leslie Barbaro, File)

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge on Friday rejected jailed former NBA player Tate George’s appeal of his 2013 fraud conviction, ruling that the government provided ample evidence for a jury to find him guilty of running a real estate Ponzi scheme.

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Cavaliers sign C Varejao to contract extension

CLEVELAND (AP) — Best known for his wild hair and hustle, Anderson Varejao’s heart and hard work got him a new contract with the Cavaliers.

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Hawks’ home opener against Pacers is a sellout

Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry, right, battles for the ball against Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap, left, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Toronto on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin says Saturday night’s home opener will show the team is moving past offseason controversies in ownership and management.

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Frankamp decides to transfer from No. 6 Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Conner Frankamp and Kansas seemed like the perfect match, the high-scoring guard and one of the state’s top recruits playing for the school that he grew up watching.

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