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They Knew Stephen Curry When. His N.B.A. Evolution Has Them Asking ‘How?’

Will Archambault and Max Paulhus Gosselin, two of Curry’s former teammates at Davidson, have called the N.B.A. finals from Montreal together for the last two years.

basketball - The New York Times
3:15pm PDT - June 11th, 2019

The Raptors Had a Title in Their Grasp. Now They Must Regroup.

With three minutes left, the Raptors looked in full control of Game 5. But then the Splash Brothers showed up, leading to a devastating loss for Toronto.

basketball - The New York Times
9:16am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Warriors Win Is Overshadowed by Loss of Kevin Durant

“I don’t believe there’s anybody to blame,” said Bob Myers, the team president, “but I understand this world, and if you have to, you can blame me.”

basketball - The New York Times
7:43am PDT - June 11th, 2019

Kevin Durant's Achilles Injury Irrevocably Alters NBA Finals and so Much More

"It's an Achilles injury." With those four words in a brief, emotional press conference after Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals, Golden State Warriors president of basketball operations ...

basketball - Bleacher Report
11:27pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Warriors GM Bob Myers announced Kevin Durant injured his Achilles and held back tears in a somber scene

Golden State Warriors president of basketball operations Bob Myers announced that Kevin Durant injured his Achilles in Game 5 of the Finals. The exact extent of the injury is unknown. Myers grew emotional during the press conference, holding back tears as he …

basketball - Business Insider
9:45pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Warriors' Bob Myers: Kevin Durant Suffered Achillies Injury in NBA Finals Game 5

Kevin Durant exited Monday night's Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors in the second quarter due to what president of basketball operations Bob Myers confirmed was an Achilles injury...

basketball - Bleacher Report
9:28pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Raptors Title? Warriors Survive? What to Watch for in Game 5 of the N.B.A. Finals

Yes, he’s Kevin Durant. But is his return enough for the Warriors to stave off elimination Monday night? Or will Toronto win it all?

basketball - The New York Times
5:48pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

Raptors Fever Takes Toronto, as a Diverse City Embraces a Team That Looks Like It

It’s not just about the basketball. The ethnically diverse Raptors reflect Canada’s largest city in the 21st century.

basketball - The New York Times
12:45pm PDT - June 10th, 2019

13 athletes who have become successful owners of fast-food franchises

Some athletes retire and go into business. These 13 athletes now find success in the food and beverage industry. Former NBA player Mike Miller owns 10 BugerFi locations. San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman owns two Wingstop locations in Seattle. Fo…

basketball - Business Insider
11:40am PDT - June 10th, 2019

Marc Gasol Turns Memphis Into Jurassic Park South

Instead of burning Gasol’s jerseys or booing him, Grizzlies fans want to host a parade for their team’s former center if the Raptors win a title.

basketball - The New York Times
12:00am PDT - June 10th, 2019

NCAA clears Division II player after agent-rule mistake

NCAA clears Division II basketball player after mistake over agent rules

basketball - USA Today
9:58am PDT - June 8th, 2019

Oh the Stories Hubie Brown Can Tell, About the N.B.A. and More

Brown, the 85-year-old ESPN analyst and former coach, has a lot to say. Pay attention. You might learn something about basketball and life.

basketball - The New York Times
6:05pm PDT - June 7th, 2019

The Warriors’ Room Where It Happens

Golden State’s video room is the team’s nerve center.

basketball - The New York Times
4:14pm PDT - June 7th, 2019

Whether on the basketball court or in the office, psychology says that powerful people do strange, unrestrained things

Power changes the way people think. It happens with structural power or temporary power. The "most nefarious part" is dehumanization. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Goals. Instruments. Objects. These are some of the classifications that, …

basketball - Business Insider
8:40am PDT - June 7th, 2019

Warriors Minority Owner Barred Indefinitely for Shoving Toronto’s Kyle Lowry

Mark Stevens, a Golden State minority investor, cannot attend any games while the N.B.A. investigates his fourth-quarter shove of Lowry, who fell into the stands chasing a loose ball.

basketball - The New York Times
12:28pm PDT - June 6th, 2019

Guillermo goes to NBA Media Day 2019, attempts to recruit players for his own team

Another year, another trip to the NBA Media Day for Guillermo. This time there was no LeBron James for him to interview, sadly, so Jimmy Kimmel's co-star had to switch up his focus a bit. Luckily he's planning to start his own basketball team, the Tijuana Pir…

basketball - Mashable
3:25am PDT - June 6th, 2019

Youth basketball coach gunned down in front of his home

The 38-year-old was found shot in front of his California home Saturday night.

basketball - ABC News
12:39pm PDT - June 5th, 2019

‘This Is My Life!’ Why the Philippines Is a Hoops Haven.

Basketball has been in the Philippines since the sport’s earliest days. And it’s everywhere you go, from churches to jails to the slums.

basketball - The New York Times
2:25am PDT - June 5th, 2019

Jyroball is an electric ball you can ride to work

If you've ever wanted to ride a ball to work, now you can. Jyroball is a spherical, self-balancing electric vehicle that can travel at more than 12 mph. It looks like a large soccer ball or basketball with retractable foot platforms coming out of its core. It…

basketball - Mashable
6:00am PDT - June 4th, 2019

It Takes Real Skills to Be a Fake Stephen Curry

Two basketball impersonators, Brandon Armstrong and Maxim Peranidze, give their insights into the fledgling world of sports comedy that has brought them fame.

basketball - The New York Times
2:59pm PDT - June 1st, 2019

College basketball's biggest winners and losers after the NBA draft deadline

The early entry withdrawal deadline for the NBA draft expired this week. While some college basketball teams got star players to return, others are losing big names. USA TODAY Sports examines the winners and losers.

basketball - USA Today
10:58am PDT - June 1st, 2019

This high school basketball player dunked over four people

This Oklahoma high school basketball player jumped over four people and slammed it home.

basketball - USA Today
10:29am PDT - May 31st, 2019

New York’s Toughest Homeless Problem

Thousands of people live in the streets and refuse to leave. A modest number now accept shelter in ‘safe havens.’

basketball - The New York Times
8:56am PDT - May 31st, 2019

Africa's week in pictures: 24-30 May 2019

A selection of photos from across Africa this week.

basketball - BBC News
5:51pm PDT - May 30th, 2019

Glenville State aims to clear player amid agent-rule mistake

Division II Glenville State is working to clear basketball player Phil Bledsoe after he mistakenly used a new NCAA rule permitting only Division I players to declare for the NBA draft and sign with an agent while keeping college eligibility

basketball - USA Today
5:09pm PDT - May 30th, 2019

Is it basketball season yet?

Sean Cena (@MyNameIsSeanB)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @chrisjalmeida: I wrote about Kawhi, fandom, and Toronto's fast, strange trip to the center of the basketball world https://t.co/O2toumj…

Nick Weaver (@GrymSC2)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @marcusrebelo94: .@WCBballCanada women’s national team had a fantastic performance and win against the number one ranked #Netherlands Th…

Arinn Young (@Dah_Juice)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @OFCLTeamANGELA: Good day, Angels! Please watch and support @angelatungol__ tomorrow at Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League as she wil…

NIKA (@Itsmenikkkaaa)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

"Last year, when the basketball great LeBron James was opening up a public school in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, he gave every student who enrolled a bicycle" WSJ @jonorcutt @transalt @MarkGortonNYC @VisionHero_Inc

CHEKPEDS (@Chekpeds)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019
It's #newmatchmonday y'all! Meet Big Sister Jessica and Little Sister Savannah. These two went to the BBBS Bowling Event last month for their first outing. They would like to spend their time together making crafts, playing basketball and working with horses! https://t.co/QIFxfWlNBM

It's #newmatchmonday y'all! Meet Big Sister Jessica and Little Sister Savannah. These two went to the BBBS Bowling Event last month for their first outing. They would like to spend their time together making crafts, playing basketball and working with horses! https://t.co/QIFxfWlNBM

BBBSLubbock (@BBBSLubbock)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Congratulations to the Raptors and all Canadian basketball fans! From Saskatoon #WeTheNorth #timandsidrollcall #RaptorsNBAChampions

Mike Tanton (@tanton_m)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Primetime Player Basketball Camp. All week at Shelton high. #Gaelpride #futurelooksbright https://t.co/3BlIkyGSpX

Shelton Athletics (@sheltongaelsAD)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @MattBabcock11: At 6'7" 215, @CadeCunningham_ is a multi-talented perimeter player that is capable of playing three positions effectivel…

Home Of Athletes (@HomeOfAthletes)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

WELCOME TO THE -- uh, well, the lovely air-conditioned basketball arena on the light-rail line -- YOU'RE GONNA DIIIIIIIIE https://t.co/nEvP5s3vTg

tommy tomlinson (@tommytomlinson)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @Sportsnet: Nick Nurse confirmed he'll be the coach for Team Canada at the upcoming FIBA World Cup. https://t.co/jiseyTC35H

Jenna (@jennamfloyd)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Ok I have some writing to do, but I just read this update on Isaiah Austin and it made me think of a story I did not too long ago in Iowa. I’m inspired by these athletes and their stories. I’m glad Austin’s continues to be written in China. https://t.co/2eVvoF2CVC

Leah Vann (@LVann_Sports)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @NWCC_Rangers: Troy Howell has been named Northwest's interim women’s basketball head coach after the resignation of Don Edwards. Howell…

ZeeJaye (@Zatyrusious)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

My Toronto heart-strings being tugged real hard today! Wish I could be there! https://t.co/VX6iWsVWhW #RaptorsParade

Ed Chee (@cheechoo98)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @CTVToronto: “Thank you Toronto, thank you Canada for the support. We did it!.” NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard says this championship ti…

John Taylor (@J0hnTayl0r119)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

Kawhi Leonard is my favorite basketball player because we are both shy misunderstood geniuses

tc tuggers campus rep (@clinessss)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @rhvgb_aregan: Just a reminder that the RH Girls Basketball/Town of Henrietta Girls Basketball Camp runs from July 22-26 this year! You…

Rush-Henrietta Athletics (@RushAthletics)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

JJ Redick used to TORCH Chris Paul in college, they almost fought twice, that’s a small sports rivalry a lot of people don’t know about but should look back on. Just two stars going at it, wild basketball.

Butt Munch (@stevestogers)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @MattBabcock11: At 6'7" 215, @CadeCunningham_ is a multi-talented perimeter player that is capable of playing three positions effectivel…

Uncle Drew (@UncleDrewGB)
10:02am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @bansky: LeBron using Space Jam's budget to circumvent the NBA salary cap would be my favorite story in the history of basketball

Zach Palik (@zpalik25)
10:01am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @chrisjalmeida: I wrote about Kawhi, fandom, and Toronto's fast, strange trip to the center of the basketball world https://t.co/O2toumj…

#RingerNBA (@ringernba)
10:01am PDT - June 17th, 2019

CBC City Rocks Chambers (CT) Player Evaluation Rankings & Notes From 2019 Deep South Classic Are Upated In ASGR Mobile App! Subscribe Today | ASGR Basketball #RecruitingAppASGR https://t.co/kyouHczpwS

Mike Terry (@ASGRcoachT)
10:01am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @MattBabcock11: At 6'7" 215, @CadeCunningham_ is a multi-talented perimeter player that is capable of playing three positions effectivel…

Pro Insight (@_proinsight)
10:01am PDT - June 17th, 2019

RT @OkayAfrica: Not only was it the @Raptors' first ever championship win, the Nigerian General Manager is the first African to lead a bask…

Popular Losers (@PopularLosers)
1:16pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @rdtworldofsport: Playing Basketball! Gotta get the Yao-Redd Sonics to the playoffs! https://t.co/TGdrkZ5GKE #nba #yao #RETROGAMING ht…

KinaStar (@KinaStar_tv)
1:15pm PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @SedberryJr: Asked a basketball only kid that was throwing the football around why he didn’t play football. He said it was because he di…

steve owens (@coachsowens)
5:39am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Why are basketball players messy eaters? They are always dribbling! Happy father's day for all the men who impact the girls positively in this program. #dadjokes #greatrolemodels https://t.co/vaK0Tw4C9M

Fondy Girls Bball (@Fondybball)
5:39am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @Sports5PH: Justin Brownlee flips it up and in to tie the match at 36! https://t.co/StmdbKG4gX | #PBAonESPN5 #PBALabanKungLaban #PBACo

sliding_nose (@chonski_chona)
5:38am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Remembering my Dad this morning. All the lessons, stories, and sporting events. I learned sports as Dad’s statistician whether it was football, basketball, or baseball. Very grateful for him. #HallOfFameDad

Danny Negin (@DannyNegin)
5:38am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Come on basketball team https://t.co/PleS6PpjyR

⚡TheGloryCarrier⚡ (@villaard)
5:38am PDT - June 16th, 2019
#HappyFathersDay. (via @espn) @junkyarddogjw more amazing content from Champions Basketball Network https://t.co/IzExpAtWxN

#HappyFathersDay. (via @espn) @junkyarddogjw more amazing content from Champions Basketball Network https://t.co/IzExpAtWxN

Champions Basketball Network (@CBN_BBall)
5:38am PDT - June 16th, 2019

RT @heydonantonio: Robi: 1. Suggested na iinvite “kami” sa basketball ni Shar (by that we all knew he meant Donny) 2. Made a way para mahu…

coco (@cocosbabesss)
5:38am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Stupid waste of taxpayer $. U.S. authorities push ahead with battery charge on Raptors president Masai Ujiri following Game 6 https://t.co/McnEGYnM44

John Matsui (@johnmatsui99)
5:37am PDT - June 16th, 2019

My father, my coach in basketball and my life.

Riviene (@rvnegs)
5:37am PDT - June 16th, 2019

Instincts, 'it factor' see Ty Jerome to first-round potential: A few years back, Virginia basketball coach Tony Bennett was watching a player at a camp in Pennsylvania when his attention got diverted. https://t.co/EyS8RHQWtX

Sports Entertainment (@sport8ent)
10:23pm PDT - June 15th, 2019
basketball, cricket and soccer trending on twitter all the time https://t.co/a72WJCh9mv

basketball, cricket and soccer trending on twitter all the time https://t.co/a72WJCh9mv

mariam (@K12Mar)
10:22pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

So who’s still believing in Pep rumors? Some Basketball & Finance reporters.

KhaledAlnouss (@KhaledAlnouss2)
10:22pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @LakerFilmRoom: I'm gonna spend the next 4 months praying to the basketball gods to give Kuz his jumper back

Jordan “Jordi” Silva (@TheDonJordi)
10:22pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @CoachTMonahan: Congrats to West Clermont Wolves winning the inaugural Rocket Basketball Bracket Challenge today! Great day of basketba…

McNick Basketball (@McNBasketball)
10:22pm PDT - June 15th, 2019

RT @odisha_police: Shri S. K. Upadhyay, IPS, ADGP Crime awarded the winning teams Odisha Fire Services for Volleyball and 3rd Bn., Koraput…

Susant Behera (@SusantB42702010)
10:22pm PDT - June 15th, 2019