Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

Knicks sign Galloway of St. Joseph’s, Wear of UCLA

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks have signed guard Langston Galloway of St. Joseph’s and forward Travis Wear of UCLA.

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Ball boys to court: Reinstate Boeheim slander suit

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Two former Syracuse University ball boys are urging New York’s highest court to reinstate their slander lawsuit against basketball head coach Jim Boeheim (BAY’-hym).

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Clippers owner, wife give $250K to gun initiative

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Former Microsoft CEO and new Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer and his wife, Connie, have donated another $250,000 to a campaign seeking to expand background checks on gun sales in Washington state.

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Lithuania beats Turkey to reaches World Cup semis

Turkey's Omer Asik, second right, vies for the ball against Lithuania's Renaldas Seibutis, second left, during Basketball World Cup quarter finals between Lithuania and Turkey at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014. The 2014 Basketball World Cup competition will take place in various cities in Spain from Aug. 30 through to Sept. 14. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Renaldas Seibutis scored 11 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter and Lithuania outshot Turkey from behind the 3-point line to win 73-61 on Tuesday and earn a spot in the semifinals of the Basketball World Cup.

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Pistons center Greg Monroe suspended 2 games

NEW YORK (AP) — Detroit Pistons center Greg Monroe has been suspended for two games without pay for pleading guilty to driving while visibly impaired in Michigan.

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