Michael Jordan Gives $2M, Looks To Build Trust Between Blacks And CopsThe NBA great and Charlotte Hornets owner said Monday he is giving $1 million to the Institute for Community-Police Relations and $1 million to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. The aim is to help build trust following several shootings around the country.
Warriors' Draymond Green Settles Assault Case Before OlympicsGreen, 26, was accused of striking a Michigan State football player in the face July 10 outside a restaurant near campus. Police say they witnessed the incident. Heos said Green was defending himself.
Derrick Rose Says Knicks And Warriors Are NBA's 'Super Teams'In an interview the Knicks' starting point guard said that the Knicks along with the Warriors are the NBA's super teams.
NBA Relocating 2017 All-Star Game Due To North Carolina Anti-LGBT LawThe NBA pulled next year's All-Star Game out of Charlotte on Thursday in response to North Carolina's legislation targeting the LGBT community.
Carmelo Anthony Says Knicks Had A Chance To Sign Dwyane WadeAccording to the Knicks' superstar in residence, Carmelo Anthony, one more all-star veteran was nearly added to the team this summer.
Lichtenstein: Lin Promises Nets Competency, Not Lin-sanity Part IIBrooklyn general manager Sean Marks may have landed his top target in Jeremy Lin during this recent free agency period, but the overall talent upgrade from last season’s 21-61 abomination was not overly significant.
'Linsanity' Is Back In New York -- Sort OfJeremy Lin has returned to New York.
Nets Formally Introduce Jeremy Lin, Other New FacesLin comes to Brooklyn as the starting point guard for the Nets. He's reuniting with coach Kenny Atkinson, the former Knicks assistant coach who helped him develop.
Keidel: Kudos To Melo For Taking A Stand When Athletes Run And HideWhile this column has never been kind to Carmelo Anthony -- only regarding his play and pay, not his personal life -- he has been a most unlikely troubadour in the wake of recent tragedies.
Lichtenstein: Nets' Bargain Pickups All Part Of Marks’ PlanIn case you missed all the news, the Nets signed a bunch of players to short-term contracts this week to round out their roster for the upcoming season.
Reports: Nets Take A Chance On Former No. 1 Overall Pick Anthony BennettSince becoming the top pick by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Bennett, 23, has been labeled a bust and has bounced around the league.
Knicks Sign Forward Maurice NdourThe Knicks have signed forward Maurice Ndour, an NBA Summer League standout a year ago.