The New York Knicks began what one National Basketball Association analyst called the “second step” in trying to re-sign leading scorer Carmelo Anthony by firing coach Mike Woodson after two full seasons.
The National Basketball Association game between the San Antonio Spurs and the Minnesota Timberwolves that was postponed last night in Mexico City because of smoke in the arena will be played later this season in Minneapolis, the NBA said in a Twitter message.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Chief Executive Officer Lloyd C. Blankfein offered advice to National Basketball Association owners on domestic and international affairs as well as ideas on how to best run a business.
If anyone can relate to Jason Collins, it’s Golden State Warriors President Rick Welts, a former National Basketball Association chief marketing officer who says the first openly gay male athlete in a major U.S. team sport can cash in by coming out.
The Cleveland Cavaliers took Duke University’s Kyrie Irving with the top pick in the National Basketball Association draft as they seek to rebuild a team that had a 19-63 record last season after losing LeBron James.
Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star forward Kevin Love was suspended without pay for two games after stomping on the head of the Houston Rockets’ Luis Scola, while Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike Brown was given a one-game ban after making contact with a referee, the National Basketball Association said.