Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

LeBron James will play vs Kings after missing 1 game

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James watches from the bench as the Cavaliers play the Portland Trail Blazers during an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James will play against Sacramento on Friday night after missing a game because of a sprained right wrist.

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Grizzlies’ Vince Carter has injured tendon in left foot

Memphis Grizzlies guard Vince Carter (15) drives against Dallas Mavericks forward Dwight Powell (8) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis Grizzlies guard/forward Vince Carter has an injured tendon in his left foot and will undergo more evaluation.

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Lakers send starting forward Ryan Kelly down to D-League

Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah, left, and Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly battle for a rebound during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Los Angeles. The Lakers won 123-118 in double overtime. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have assigned forward Ryan Kelly to their D-League affiliate.

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Point guard’s big game gives Cincinnati encouragement

Cincinnati guard Troy Caupain (10) talks to associate head coach Larry Davis after receiving his second technical foul against UConn in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in Cincinnati. Cincinnati won 70-58. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)

CINCINNATI (AP) — Troy Caupain’s best game gave Cincinnati a sense that it’s firmly in the race and ready to move up.

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Column: Ferry builds a powerhouse but won’t get to enjoy it

In this May 29, 2013, file photo, Atlanta Hawks general managerr Danny Ferry waits during a news conference in Atlanta.   Ferry can only watch from afar, perhaps taking some satisfaction that the team he put together is the biggest surprise in the NBA. Racially charged comments forced the Hawks general manager to take an indefinite leave, but maybe it's time to recognize that he's been punished enough. (AP Photo/David Tulis, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Danny Ferry can only watch from afar, surely with plenty of satisfaction at the juggernaut he created, undoubtedly offset by a sense of melancholy that he’s not along for the ride.

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