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  • Michael Jordan unveils new Hornets logo for Charlotte

    Michael Jordan unveils new Hornets logo for Charlotte
    The Charlotte Bobcats and owner Michael Jordan unveiled the new logo that will be featured on their uniforms and merchandise next season when the franchise returns to the nickname of the Hornets. Jordan was joined during a ceremony at halftime of...
  • Dennis Rodman or Kim Jong Un: Who gains from basketball diplomacy?

    Dennis Rodman is heading to North Korea again to see his pal Kim Jong Un, reportedly to talk about starting a basketball league. The fact that it's Rodman and not, say, Magic Johnson or Michael Jordan makes it easy to dismiss the idea. And ordinarily...
  • Derrick Rose says he's increased his vertical leap by five inches

    Derrick Rose says he's increased his vertical leap by five inches
    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose said that something good came out of his knee injury. "I think I'm way more explosive now," Rose told reporters after Wednesday's exhibition against Detroit. "Like getting to the rim. I think I can take contact a...
  • Bill Sharman, Hall of Fame basketball coach and player for Celtics and Lakers, dies at 87

    Bill Sharman, Hall of Fame basketball coach and player for Celtics and Lakers, dies at 87
    Bill Sharman, a Hall of Fame basketball player and coach who guided the Lakers to their first National Basketball Assn. title in Los Angeles in record-setting fashion, has died. He was 87. Sharman, who coached teams to championships in three...
  • Kobe Bryant's contract extension sticks Lakers in the middle

    Kobe Bryant's contract extension sticks Lakers in the middle
    Was it the fadeaway jumper he made over Nick Young? The step-back shot that was too much for Xavier Henry? The proof must have been on the practice court for the Lakers, who just committed two more years and $48.5 million to Kobe Bryant before really...
  • Bill Sharman dies at 87; basketball legend and former Lakers coach

    Bill Sharman dies at 87; basketball legend and former Lakers coach
    The Lakers had plenty of talent when Bill Sharman showed up as their new coach in the summer of 1971. The Hall of Fame lineup included a towering Wilt Chamberlain at center, flanked by Jerry West and Gail Goodrich. What the team lacked — after...
  • Carmelo Anthony says he'll be a free agent, loosely linked to Lakers

    The Lakers figure to have significant spending power next summer. One of the top free agents available will be New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony. Anthony, who has an early termination option for the 2014-15 season ($23.3 million), recently told...
  • USC center Omar Oraby is fueled by Egyptian pride

    Omar Oraby is 7 feet 2 and stands up straight as a light pole. Sometimes kids who are extremely tall try to look less tall. They hunch their shoulders. They nonchalantly bend their knees. But Oraby is proud of who he is. He's proud of his height. He...
  • Kobe Bryant able to dunk, at least in 'NBA 2K14' preview

    Kobe Bryant able to dunk, at least in 'NBA 2K14' preview
    Kobe Bryant has the explosion back in his legs — at least digitally. On Thursday, Visual Concepts released a trailer for its upcoming video game "NBA 2K14." The strikingly realistic graphics show Bryant throwing down a one-handed slam-dunk...
  • Pippen: 'I would outplay that computer'

    Pippen: 'I would outplay that computer'
    As legions of fans awaited news about Derrick Rose's MRI results Saturday, Bulls legend Scottie Pippen played video games with his fans in a mall. If Pippen had any insider information or was worried about the effect those results would have on the...
  • Bulls' Derrick Rose to miss rest of NBA season

    Bulls' Derrick Rose to miss rest of NBA season
    Derrick Rose's comeback turned out to be a cameo, and the Chicago Bulls' worst nightmare became a reality again. The Bulls' hopes about contending for a championship this season took a serious hit. Their long-term plans appear to be up in the air too....
  • How do Bulls find the superstar Rose never will be again?

    How do Bulls find the superstar Rose never will be again?
    Remember how all the talk used to be finding a second superstar or just another star who could create his own shot to go along with Derrick Rose? That was the championship formula the way the Heat did it, except they pigged out with LeBron James and...