New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler will miss four to six weeks after sustaining a small fracture of his right leg during last night’s loss to the Charlotte Bobcats, the team said in a statement.
Shaquille O’Neal, who once referred to the Sacramento Kings as the “Queens,” is buying a minority stake in the National Basketball Association franchise, the club said.
Larry Brown resigned as coach of the Charlotte Bobcats amid a losing season and Paul Silas was made interim coach.
A sharpshooting touch has given Glen Rice Jr. a chance to make history at today’s National Basketball Association draft as the first player from the sport’s developmental league to be taken in the opening round.
Charlotte Bobcats coach Larry Brown stepped down today after meeting with owner Michael Jordan, the National Basketball Association team said in a statement.
The Charlotte Bobcats signed center Al Jefferson and the Atlanta Hawks added power forward Paul Millsap as free agents, leaving the Utah Jazz without their top two scorers from last season.
New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was suspended five games without pay for violating the National Basketball Association’s substance abuse policy.
The Charlotte Bobcats snapped their 18-game National Basketball Association losing streak with a 91-81 road victory over the Chicago Bulls.
The Charlotte Bobcats hired Steve Clifford as their third coach in as many years.
Avery Johnson was fired yesterday as coach of the Brooklyn Nets, with the team at .500 after starting the National Basketball Association season 11-4.