Posts Tagged Men’s basketball

Leg injury leaves Mirotic’s status in doubt for Bulls

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls could be without forward Nikola Mirotic for Game 3 of their first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks because of an injured left knee.

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2 guilty pleas in theft of limited-edition Nike sneakers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Two men have pleaded guilty for their role in a conspiracy to sell stolen limited-edition Nike sneakers to collectors who spend thousands of dollars for a single pair of shoes.

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Miserable winter over, Jackson focused on Knicks’ key summer

In this June 10, 2014, file photo, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson smiles during a news conference in Tarrytown, N.Y. Jackson holds his end-of-season meeting on Tuesday, April 21, 2015,  with reporters after the Knicks finished a franchise-worst 17-65 in his first year in charge.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Jackson oversaw the worst season in Knicks history, though he knows the franchise’s future won’t be determined by what happened during one miserable winter.

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NC bill for colleges to pay athletes fails in committee

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill requiring North Carolina’s public and private universities with top-division football and men’s basketball programs to pay athletes failed to make it out of a state House committee on Tuesday.

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LeBron James again in shutdown mode during playoffs

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James is introduced before a first round NBA playoff basketball game against the Boston Celtics, Sunday, April 19, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — No phone. No Twitter. No Instagram.

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