Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo out for Eurobasket with knee injury

ATHENS, Greece (AP)  — Greece’s basketball federation accused the Milwaukee Bucks and the NBA of hatching a plan to prevent Giannis Antetokounmpo on Saturday from playing in the European championship. About an hour after Antetokounmpo posted on Facebook and Instagram that he was unavailable because of a knee injury, the federation attacked the Bucks and

Knicks Sign Three Free Agents

NEW YORK, August 18, 2017 – The New York Knickerbockers announced today that the team has signed forwards Jamel Artis and Nigel Hayes and guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. Artis, 6-7, 213-pounds, played four seasons at the University of Pittsburgh, averaging 12.6 points, on 47-percent shooting, 4.6 rebounds and 2.3 assists over 27.6 minutes in 135 games.

GameTime: Tommy Hawkins

NBA TVNBA TVhttp://www.nba.tv 695208 GameTime: Tommy Hawkins | NBA.com Skip to main content ❮ Back GameTime: Tommy Hawkins Tommy Hawkins, the first black basketball player to earn All-America honors at Notre Dame and who played for the Los Angeles Lakers during a 10-year NBA career, died. He was 80. GameTime 1:14 Tommy Hawkins, the first

GameTime: Basketball Without Borders

NBA TVNBA TVhttp://www.nba.tv 695207 GameTime: Basketball Without Borders | NBA.com Skip to main content ❮ Back GameTime: Basketball Without Borders Basketball Without Borders heads to Israel. The program serves as a summer camp for young people designed to promote friendship, goodwill and education through sport. GameTime 2:26 Basketball Without Borders heads to Israel. The program

GameTime: Phelps on Cavaliers’ Offseason

NBA TVNBA TVhttp://www.nba.tv 695206 GameTime: Phelps on Cavaliers’ Offseason | NBA.com Skip to main content ❮ Back GameTime: Phelps on Cavaliers’ Offseason Fox Sports Ohio’s Jeff Phelps talks about LeBron James rumors and Kyrie Irving trade talks during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ offseason. GameTime 4:10 Fox Sports Ohio’s Jeff Phelps talks about LeBron James rumors and

On the Beat | Players Name Embiid Comeback Player of Year, Best on Social

CAMDEN – It was not only called a comeback, but the NBA’s best, according to Joel Embiid’s peers. Friday, in a series of tweets announcing this year’s #PlayersVoice award recipients, the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA) named the 76ers’ big man its Comeback Player of the Year. Trusting The Process. Comeback Player of the Year