Posts Tagged Professional basketball

Leslie headlines 2015 women’s Hall of Fame class

Four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie headlines the 2015 women’s basketball Hall of Fame induction class announced Saturday.

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Wiggins’ first summer-league stint had everything

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Andrew Wiggins got a little of everything out of a week in Las Vegas.

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Miami Heat sign Napier, Haslem to deals

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Shabazz Napier has signed his rookie deal with the Miami Heat.

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Streaking Mercury host WNBA All-Star Game

WNBA All-Star Brittney Griner, of the Phoenix Mercury, speaks with children from Phoenix area Boys and Girls Clubs during a basketball clinic at U.S. Airways Center in Phoenix, Friday, July 18, 2014. The WNBA All-Star game couldn't be held in a more appropriate place this season than in Phoenix, where the Mercury are 17-3 and riding an 11-game winning streak. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, Cheryl Evans)  MARICOPA COUNTY OUT; MAGS OUT; NO SALES

PHOENIX (AP) — The desert is a perfect place for this year’s WNBA All-Star Game. It’s where the most dominating basketball in the league has been played this season

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Lawyer says Clippers sale could miss deadline

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lawyer for the man offering to buy the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion told a judge Friday that Donald Sterling’s stalling tactics are threatening to doom the sale by pushing it past a contractual deadline.

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