Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

AP Source: Hawks, Ressler agree on sale for $850 million

In this Oct. 27, 2012, file photo, Jami Gertz, left, and her husband, Antony Ressler, arrive at the 2012 ART + FILM GALA hosted by LACMA in Los Angeles. A person familiar with the situation says a group headed by Ressler has agreed on an $850 million deal to purchase the NBA's Atlanta Hawks. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the sale had not been officially announced. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Seven months after a racially charged email put the Atlanta Hawks on the market, there’s an agreement to sell the NBA team for $850 million.

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Millsap scores 19, Hawks hold off Nets 96-91 for 2-0 lead

Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez (11) has his shot blocked by Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) during the first half of Game 2 of a first-round NBA playoff basketball playoff series, Wednesday, April 22, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap answered all those questions about his shoulder. Al Horford didn’t let a dislocated finger slow him down.

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Oklahoma City Thunder fire coach Scott Brooks after 7 years

In this May 31, 2014, file photo, Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks, left, and forward Kevin Durant pause during a break against the San Antonio Spurs in the second half of Game 6 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series in Oklahoma City. The Thunder fired Brooks on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Scott Brooks did everything but win a championship.

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Rondo finished with Mavs, knee bumps Parsons from playoffs

In this photo taken Tuesday, April 21, 2015, Dallas Mavericks' Rajon Rondo makes his way to bench after being called for a foul against the Houston Rockets during the third quarter of Game 2 in the first round in the NBA basketball playoffs in Houston. Rondo sat nearly the entire second half of the Mavs' loss to Houston and didn't get a lot of support from his coach afterward in what is clearly an experiment gone wrong.  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

DALLAS (AP) — Rajon Rondo is out in Dallas.

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Rape charge dismissed against ex-Tar Heels basketball player

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A prosecutor says his office has dismissed a second-degree rape charge against a former University of North Carolina men’s basketball player.

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