| Aug 16, 2007
Scott Hastings so does not want to do this.
His face looks pale as he trudges through gusts of grit to the helicopter.
In 11 seasons as a pro basketball player -- and in his current job as a TV analyst for the Denver Nuggets --...
| Mar 9, 2010
| 4:49 AM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Exiled Philadelphia 76ers guard Allen Iverson says he's experiencing "tough times" a week after it was decided he would not return to the team and his wife filed for divorce.
Iverson posted four messages Monday night on his Twitter...
| Sep 10, 2009
This is a landmark that whispers.
The man who reshaped the sports world's topography to look suspiciously like the patterned bottom of a basketball shoe was born here, in the former Cumberland Hospital, on Feb. 17, 1963. The 10-story brick building is...
| Sep 10, 2009
It wasn't supposed to end like this. Everyone involved seems to agree on at least that much.
Michael Jordan doesn't do bad endings. He might do corny, impossible, save-the-day endings, but not bad endings and definitely not endings in which he might be...
| Jul 29, 2007
In 1950, the preeminent college basketball power in the country wasn't UCLA, Kentucky or Duke. It was City College of New York, the winner that year of the top two college championships. Then it all came...
| Mar 26, 2010
- The film is an even-handed of those tense days long before Iverson was "The Answer"
- Iverson did not cooperate in the making of the film
- James concludes that Iverson was treated unfairly, that those who tried him wanted to do more than simply...
| Aug 2, 2009
As Allen Iverson's racially charged trial splintered the Peninsula 16 years ago, Hampton native Steve James was a half-continent away crafting one of the most acclaimed sports movies of recent times.
Today he's close to completing a film on the events he...
| Dec 3, 2009
| 3:28 PM
A tearful Allen Iverson is happy to be back with the Philadelphia 76ers.
Iverson is returning to the franchise where he was an MVP, calling it an opportunity he couldn't turn down. The 10-time All-Star guard signed a non-guaranteed deal with the 76ers on...
| Feb 7, 2008
| 11:26 PM
This one was looking a bit like Mission Impossible.
The Bulls were playing their third game in four nights on the road Thursday night without three of their top four scorers—Ben Gordon, Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich all were out injured. The Golden...
| Feb 20, 2008
| 3:09 PM
What's a better route for the current Bulls: Trying to make the playoffs or let the rookies and younger players get more playing time and hopefully stay near the bottom record-wise to possibly land Michael Beasley in the draft? --James Schone, Northbrook,...
| Feb 20, 2008
| 4:49 PM
Before his creative side came out, John Eley was your typical 12-year-old playing baseball and football at the Doris Miller Community Center in southeast Newport News.
But once he saw the Doris Miller youth dance team practicing, "I told my momma I...
| Nov 25, 2009
| 7:39 PM
Apparently, retirement is the answer for Allen Iverson.
For now anyway.
Iverson -- who starred on the Peninsula at Bethel High and with Boo Williams' AAU program and will one day be enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame -- announced his plans to...