Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

Fireman, Self, Smith to receive Hall of Fame award

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Former Reebok CEO Paul Fireman, Kansas coach Bill Self and former NBA veteran Steve Smith have been named winners of the 2015 Mannie Jackson — Basketball’s Human Spirit Award.

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Rockets’ Howard won’t be suspended for Game 5 vs Warriors

Golden State Warriors center Andrew Bogut (12) knocks the ball away from Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard (12) during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be suspended for Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors after the NBA decided to uphold his flagrant 1 foul.

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Kyrie Irving back for Cavs, will start Game 4

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving warms up before the Cavaliers played the Atlanta Hawks in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Eastern Conference finals, Tuesday, May 26, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers All-Star point guard Kyrie Irving will start Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals after missing two games with a sore left knee.

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Lopez twins to co-host NBA blooper show on Disney XD

NEW YORK (AP) — Twin brothers Brook and Robin Lopez will co-host three specials featuring funny moments involving NBA players on and off the court.

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Warriors try again to close out Rockets, reach NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) topples over Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza (1) during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Houston. (James Nielsen/Houston Chronicle via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — One play. One fall. One bad break.

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