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'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich

"USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich has come out in praise of Colin Kaepernick, whose stand against racial injustice in America cost him his NFL career."...

'What Kaepernick did was patriotic' - USA basketball coach Popovich

Source: eurosport.com

USA basketball coach Gregg Popovich praises 'patriotic' Colin Kaepernick Coach says exiled quarterback is trying to make US betterTeam USA are preparing for World Cup in ChinaAs Team USA prepare to represent their country at the Fiba World Cup, their coach, Gregg Popovich, has given his thoughts on patriotism and how some have twisted the concept for their own ends. He a...
04:34, 2019-08-15

Popovich: Kaepernick did 'a very patriotic thing' USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich praised former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Tuesday, saying that his act of bringing light to social justice and racial inequality in the country "was a very patriotic thing."...
14:00, 2019-08-14

Gregg Popovich calls Colin Kaepernick's fight for social justice 'a very patriotic thing' San Antonio Spurs and USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich referred to Colin Kaepernick's fight for social justice as "very patriotic."       ...
21:17, 2019-08-14

Popovich, finally, gets his turn at leading USA Basketball Gregg Popovich walked into USA Basketball's first team meeting in advance of World Cup training camp, and it seemed to some in the room that he was having a little difficulty keeping his emotions in check....
21:34, 2019-08-06

Cautious U.S. coach Popovich wary of World Cup quality Even though Gregg Popovich has a roster packed with NBA All-Stars, the United States coach is still a little concerned about the quality of opposition his team will face at the basketball World Cup in August....
19:51, 2019-06-11

Spurs great Tim Duncan returns to team as assistant coach under Popovich Future NBA Hall of Famer Tim Duncan is back with the team he helped lead to five league championships, taking a job as an assistant coach under Gregg Popovich. Duncan, the Spurs' all-time leader in scoring and rebounds, came back to the team on Monday in a move announced with little fanfare and with...
15:51, 2019-07-23

Idaho men's basketball coach put on administrative leave The University of Idaho men's basketball coach has been placed on administrative leave following a consultant's report that found potential NCAA violations        ...
19:34, 2019-05-29

UA asst. basketball coach sentenced in bribery scandal NEW YORK – A former assistant basketball coach at the University of Arizona was sentenced to three months in prison and two years of probation on Thursday for his role in a college hoops corruption scandal. Here’s more from Thursday’s sportscast:...
08:34, 2019-06-07

Former Auburn assistant basketball coach avoids prison Former Auburn University assistant basketball coach Chuck Person has avoided prison in a bribery scandal that has touched some of the biggest schools in college basketball       ...
23:00, 2019-07-17

Emotional ex-USC basketball coach avoids prison after plea NEW YORK (AP) — A former assistant basketball coach for the University of Southern California dropped his head in relief Wednesday when a judge announced he won’t go to prison for accepting a bribe to steer young athletes to a particular manager. Tony Bland was sentenced to 100 hours of commun...
22:17, 2019-06-05

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum hospitalized after stroke Former Louisville coach Denny Crum was hospitalized this week after a stroke. He previously suffered a stroke in 2017.        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

UCLA hires Michael Lewis as assistant basketball coach LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA coach Mick Cronin has hired Michael Lewis as an assistant on his new staff. Lewis spent the last three seasons in the same role at Nebraska, where he worked as the program’s offensive coordinator and helped develop the team’s guards. He also had assistant jobs at ...
22:17, 2019-05-23

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin basketball coach killed in car crash The University of Wisconsin said Sunday that the wife and daughter of men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore were killed in a Michigan automobile accident....
08:34, 2019-05-27

Popular basketball coach shot dead outside California home A beloved youth basketball coach was gunned down outside his California home, and shattered relatives are struggling to understand why someone would want to kill the beloved dad of two. Claudell Walter, 38, was fatally shot late Saturday as he left his truck in front of his Menifee home, with his 13...
21:00, 2019-06-06

Ex-BC women’s basketball coach Cathy Inglese ‘fighting for her life’ Former Boston College women’s basketball coach Cathy Inglese is “fighting for her life” after suffering a traumatic brain injury during an accidental fall this week, according to friends and family. “I am asking all family, friends and acquaintances to please pray for her,” w...
09:17, 2019-07-19

Former BC women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese dies at 60 Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese died Wednesday, a week after sustaining a brain injury in a fall       ...
08:17, 2019-07-25

Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum released from hospital following stroke Former Louisville basketball coach Denny Crum, 82, will continue his recovery in a rehab facility after suffering his second stroke in two years.        ...
21:17, 2019-05-29

Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese dies at 60 Former Boston College women's basketball coach Cathy Inglese died Wednesday, a week after sustaining a brain injury in a fall. She was 60.       ...
08:17, 2019-07-25

Michigan basketball coach Juwan Howard hopes to mend ties between school, Fab Five Juwan Howard was introduced as the next men’s basketball coach for the Michigan Wolverines on Thursday and expressed the desire to mend the ties between the program and the Fab Five....
20:51, 2019-05-31

Opinion: Hiring Juwan Howard as Michigan basketball coach is a major risk Juwan Howard returns to Michigan basketball with no head coaching experience and no track record of recruiting, which is a major cause for concern.        ...
00:51, 2019-05-23

Illinois basketball coach, 'Hoop Dreams' star Gene Pingatore dies at 83 Illinois high school basketball coach Gene Pingatore, who gained national exposure as one of the stars in the 1994 documentary 'Hoop Dreams,' died at the age of 83....
06:17, 2019-06-28

Wisconsin men's basketball assistant coach Howard Moore conscious, up and walking Howard Moore has been hospitalized since Saturday after a horrific accident in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter.        ...
12:34, 2019-05-28

Wife, daughter of Wisconsin basketball assistant coach Howard Moore killed in crash The wife and daughter of Wisconsin assistant basketball coach Howard Moore were killed in a head-on collision Saturday. Moore and his son have been hospitalized.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

Former Arizona basketball player and assistant coach drops defamation suit against Oro Valley couple TUCSON – Former University of Arizona basketball player and assistant coach, Josh Pastner has dropped his lawsuit against an Oro Valley couple that accused Pastner of sexual assault. According to Pastner’s lawyer, Scott Palumbo, Pastner has ended his civil defamation lawsuit he brought u...
09:00, 2019-08-08

Packers coach Matt LaFleur suffers torn Achilles tendon playing basketball Green Bay Packers head coach Matt LaFleur will be confined to a cart for the remaining organized team activity sessions and mandatory minicamp.        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

Former Arizona basketball player, assistant coach drops defamation suit against Oro Valley couple TUCSON – Former University of Arizona basketball player and assistant coach, Josh Pastner has dropped his lawsuit against an Oro Valley couple that accused Pastner of sexual assault. According to Pastner’s lawyer, Scott Palumbo, Pastner has ended his civil defamation lawsuit he brought u...
21:51, 2019-08-08

Watch: Louisville basketball freshmen pull off crazy trick shot in coach Chris Mack's pool Basketball season is still a few months away, but Louisville's men's basketball freshmen pulled off a highlight-reel play at coach Chris Mack's pool.       ...
00:34, 2019-07-16

Popovich: Team USA not 'C' players When Gregg Popovich agreed to take over as head coach of USA Basketball for Mike Krzyzewski, many envisioned names such as Harden, Love, Lillard and Davis on the backs of the uniforms....
04:17, 2019-08-07

Commissioner For A Day: Gregg Popovich Should Be Wearing A Jersey A great honor has been bestowed upon me: I am now the NBA Commissioner (for a day). With this great power comes great responsibility, and I have decided to use it to change something that has been wrong with the association since its inception: NBA coaches don’t wear uniforms....
21:17, 2019-07-08

Gregg Popovich and the United Spurs of America With limited starpower at his disposal, Popovich has cast USA Basketball in the mold of his San Antonio Spurs teams by relying on systems to produce winning basketball....
10:34, 2019-08-11

Steve Kerr addresses that implication-filled Gregg Popovich dinner No, Gregg Popovich was not passing along Kawhi Leonard’s secrets to Steve Kerr. The two coaches were spotted dining together last week, just before the Raptors clinched a spot in the NBA Finals against Kerr’s Warriors. Naturally, it set off alarm bells — Popovich having coached Leo...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Steve Kerr, Gregg Popovich dine together with Kawhi Leonard intrigue First, the disclaimers. Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich are good friends and have been for decades. The face of the Spurs coached against Kerr’s Bulls teams in the mid-’90s. Then the sharpshooting Kerr played under Pop in two stints in San Antonio, from 1998 to 2000 and 2002 to 2003. They&...
19:00, 2019-05-27

Your Extremely Patriotic Acura NSX Wallpapers Are Here Okay, so the original NSX isn’t an “American” car. The new one is; it was designed in America and built in Ohio. But this 4th of July weekend, I think we can give the first one a pass, since it had an Acura badge on our shores. Doesn’t that give it honorary citizenship?...
00:00, 2019-07-06

4th of July fashion: How to get the season’s top patriotic looks Dressing for the Fourth of July 2019 can be tricky — but you don’t have to look like Uncle Sam to wear red, white and blue. There are plenty of ways to incorporate touches of classic Americana into your Independence Day attire without looking like Betsy Ross. Here are 10 fashion wins that will...
15:00, 2019-06-29

Russian TV to air its own patriotic retelling of Chernobyl story Russian version will revolve around role of a CIA agent before the nuclear accidentRussian state TV is set to air its own drama about the deadly 1986 Chernobyl disaster – but unlike the HBO series, which has transfixed viewers around the world, this version will claim that a CIA spy was present for ...
14:34, 2019-06-07

The most patriotic homes for sale around New York City Red, white and blue are the colors of summer, seen everywhere from the flags we wave on the Fourth of July to the season’s blazing sunsets, pale sands and cerulean skies. In honor of the season, here are 11 homes on the market where those all-important primary colors are on full display. $650,000 44...
02:34, 2019-07-04

Patriotic movies about America's character being tested While Independence Day is dedicated to celebrating the abundant virtues of the United States of America, it's also worth taking a moment to reflect on those flashpoints in the nation's history where the country's character was tested and democracy threatened to falter. That kind of epic existential ...
00:51, 2019-07-05

In honor of July 4th, here’s the most popular patriotic movie in every state There are a few universally accepted ways to celebrate our nation’s birthday every July 4th, involving things like family get-togethers, barbequing and awesome fireworks displays. If you’re the more indoors sort, however, perhaps finding a comfortable spot on the couch and firing up a cl...
02:17, 2019-07-05

I'm told to 'go back home'. But I'm an American – and dissent is patriotic I still want to believe the US can make good on its promises, and not just to me. But I regularly wake up covered in fresh egg, courtesy of the highest leader in our landMy father was scheduled to speak at a university in Chicago, but there were no flights. This was right after the 9/11 attacks on t...
17:17, 2019-07-18

Donald Trump’s 4th of July celebration to be patriotic, not political U.S. battle tanks were spotted on a cargo train in Washington on Tuesday morning, a sign of the military firepower that will be featured as part of a July Fourth celebration...
21:00, 2019-07-02

Huawei's Phone Sales in China Get Patriotic Boost Huawei’s domestic smartphone sales have surged because of a buying spree by its outraged Chinese fan base, while the U.S. ban on tech sales to the company has crippled its overseas sales....
10:34, 2019-08-05

2019 Independence Day: Top 5 Patriotic Driving Holiday Destinations It's been 73 years since India gained her independence from the British Raj and our country has come a long way since then! We list out top driving holiday destinations which will make you feel proud......
15:00, 2019-08-16

July 4: A look back at some of the most patriotic moments in American sports Sports and American pride go hand-in-hand, and sometimes the sports world helps unite the country. For July 4, the top patriotic moments in sports.       ...
11:51, 2019-07-04

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh takes a swipe at former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh said former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer's record was phenomenal but controversy follows him everywhere.       ...
18:00, 2019-07-18

Crusaders coach Scott Robertson on All Blacks coach shortlist Steve Hansen will step down after World Cup in JapanOther leading candidate likely to be Ian FosterChampion Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has confirmed he wants to succeed Steve Hansen as All Blacks mentor and is buoyant about his chances. The man who steered the Crusaders to a third successive Su...
15:00, 2019-07-09

"I'm Patriotic": Priyanka Chopra's Calm Response To Pak Woman At US Event Actor Priyanka Chopra won many hearts on Sunday when she calmly responded to a woman from Pakistan who questioned the actor over one of her old tweets after the Balakot air strike....
17:34, 2019-08-11

Trump's big show on July 4: patriotic speech or campaign rally? President Donald Trump plans a speech at the Lincoln Memorial and a possible Air Force One flyover for an amped-up Independence Day celebration in Washington, drawing criticism that he wants to transform a traditionally nonpartisan, national event into a political rally....
03:17, 2019-06-20

Hubble telescope captures a ‘patriotic’ galactic fireworks show This patriotic fireworks display is truly out of this world. New images captured by the Hubble Space Telescope reveals a star some 7,500 light years away bursting with hot, expanding gases in red, white and blue. Eta Carinae — a “doomed super-massive star” — is prone to “chaotic er...
17:17, 2019-07-02

Former Baylor coach Art Briles named head coach of Texas' Mount Vernon High School Art Briles, who was fired by Baylor in 2016 amid the school's sexual assault scandal, has been hired by Mount Vernon High School in Texas.        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

Ex-Browns coach Hue Jackson still thinks he can be an NFL head coach Hue Jackson is on the hunt for an NFL team that will look beyond his less-than-stellar track record. For the first time in 32 years, Jackson, who was axed by the Browns last season following an abysmal 3-36-1 record, is planning for a fall with no team to coach. Despite the lack of success, Jackson....
19:34, 2019-07-11

Save some green on July 4th with patriotic specials and meal deals Thursday From free cheesecake to $4 beer and free delivery, there are several deals Thursday for Independence Day. Here's where to save.       ...
12:51, 2019-07-04

Team USA coaches Gregg Popovich and Steve Kerr — longtime Trump critics — rip politicians Gregg Popovich and Steve Kerr rip lawmakers for not doing enough on gun control in aftermath of mass shootings in Gilroy, Calif., El Paso and Dayton.       ...
19:34, 2019-08-07

'Homeland Dream': Chinese gaming giants unveil titles that play up patriotic values Chinese gaming companies, including giants Tencent and NetEase, unveiled new titles at an industry meet that show off socialist values and patriotic themes amid stricter state censorship and a push to back Communist Party propaganda....
05:34, 2019-08-06

US Open champ Gary Woodland on his patriotic gear: Our troops sacrifice so much so I can play a game Gary Woodland knows how special it is to win a major golf tournament and Tuesday he expressed his thankfulness to the U.S. men and women who serve at home and abroad to protect America’s freedoms....
05:00, 2019-06-19

Sen. Hawley blasts 'anti-American' Nike for pulling patriotic sneakers, shipping jobs overseas Sen. Josh Hawley, R - MO., has condemned the decision by Nike to recall their new sneakers featuring the original Betsy Ross American flag after receiving criticism from activist and former NFL star Colin Kaepernick....
20:34, 2019-07-03

Air Force veteran touts new shoe to honor law enforcement as Nike pulls patriotic flag sneaker Amid the controversy surrounding Nike scrapping plans for an American flag-themed sneaker, a U.S. Air Force veteran announced a new shoe he designed to benefit law enforcement officers....
17:00, 2019-07-03

Trump: 'I'd love to see Kaepernick come in, if he's good enough' Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be employed by an NFL team, President Donald Trump told reporters outside of the White House on Friday....
02:17, 2019-08-10

Kaepernick says he's ready to play football Former San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been out of work for more than 800 days. But he says he's never stopped being ready to play football....
14:51, 2019-08-08

Questions About Kaepernick Hover Over Jay-Z’s Deal With the N.F.L. The league cannot seem to escape the issue of the quarterback’s absence, which became a significant topic at a news conference held by Commissioner Roger Goodell and Jay-Z....
05:34, 2019-08-15

Trump: I'd 'love' to see Kaepernick play in the NFL again 'if he's good enough' President Trump on Friday told White House reporters he would “love” to see former quarterback Colin Kaepernick get another chance to play in the NFL -- “if he’s good enough.”...
04:00, 2019-08-11

When It Comes to Colin Kaepernick, the Flag and Nike, It's Just Business The sneaker company made a calculated decision in hiring the former quarterback after the national anthem controversy. Pulling the Betsy Ross shoes after his objection to their sale was consistent with that move, writes columnist John D. Stoll....
01:34, 2019-07-04

Colin Kaepernick’s sudden message to NFL: ‘Still ready’ Colin Kaepernick wants everyone to know he’s still waiting. In a one-minute video posted to Twitter on Wednesday, the former 49ers quarterback referenced the 889 days he’s been out of the NFL while taking part in a series of workouts. “Five a.m., five days a week, for three years… Still ...
05:51, 2019-08-08

Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend slams Jay-Z for NFL partnership The girlfriend of former quarterback Colin Kaepernick blasted hip-hop music star Jay-Z over his recently-announced partnership with the National Football League, calling it "disgusting and disappointing."...
15:34, 2019-08-17

Jay-Z defends NFL deal with Roc Nation, talks Kaepernick A day after Jay-Z announced that his Roc Nation company was partnering with the NFL, he explained that he still supports protesting, kneeling and NFL player Colin Kaepernick, but he’s also interested in working with the league to make substantial changes...
04:00, 2019-08-15

Colin Kaepernick delivers message to the NFL: 'Still ready' Colin Kaepernick, who created a national firestorm when he kneeled during the national anthem to call attention to perceived racial injustices in the U.S., said Wednesday he’s ready to play in the NFL again....
16:17, 2019-08-08

Colin Kaepernick has pathway back to NFL thanks to XFL: report Colin Kaepernick made it known last week he's ready to return to the NFL at the drop of a hat -- or helmet -- after posting a video on social media of himself working out, pointing out to potential suitors that he has been doing so for the last three years....
05:00, 2019-08-13

Biden warns against demonizing the rich during fundraiser: 'Rich people are just as patriotic' Former Vice President Joe Biden seemed to challenge the narrative building among some in his party when he argued on Tuesday that it wasn't always appropriate to "demonize" rich people....
00:00, 2019-06-20

A woman confronted Priyanka Chopra, calling her a hypocrite. Chopra said she's patriotic A woman confronted Priyanka Chopra at a beauty event in Los Angeles, criticizing the Indian actress for a tweet she posted in February during a serious escalation of the conflict between India and Pakistan....
19:00, 2019-08-12

Trump says he would ‘love’ to see Colin Kaepernick return to the NFL. The QB says he’s ready. The former 49ers quarterback, out of the league since 2017, recently released a video showing his efforts to stay in shape, and the Philadelphia Eagles might have a need....
04:00, 2019-08-10

Reports: Nike pulls shoe after Kaepernick's criticism Nike has scuttled its plans for a Fourth of July-themed sneaker that was to bear a Revolutionary War-era flag, a design that NFL player-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick disliked, multiple news outlets reported Tuesday....
15:17, 2019-07-03

'Denied work for 889 days': Colin Kaepernick says he's set on NFL return Free-agent quarterback appears in football shape in new videoKaepernick, 31, has not played since final week of 2016 seasonColin Kaepernick last played in Week 17 of the 2016 season, but the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback is not ready to give up on an NFL career. In a post from his Twitter a...
13:51, 2019-08-08

Colin Kaepernick’s Nike ad garners an Emmy nomination "Dream Crazy," which featured the former 49ers quarterback saying, “Believe in something, even if it means sacrificing everything,” received a nod for Outstanding Commercial....
05:01, 2019-07-18

Trump says he'd 'love' for Colin Kaepernick to play in NFL, but 'only if he's good enough' President Donald Trump said Friday that athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick, a former quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers who's now a free agent, should be allowed an opportunity to play again in the National Football League — but "only if he's good enough."...
04:34, 2019-08-10

Opinion: Arizona Cardinals should sign Colin Kaepernick President Trump has said he'd "love to see" Colin Kaepernick on an NFL roster. The Cardinals have a need and should find a way.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Watch: Colin Kaepernick celebrates with Warriors after sweep Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick joined Golden State Warriors players in celebrating their Western Conference finals sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers....
21:17, 2019-05-21

Jay-Z's deal with NFL branded 'disgusting' by Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend Deal between league and rapper’s company Roc Nation has drawn criticism that it goes against Kaepernick’s calls for social justiceThe NFL was probably hoping they had solved their Colin Kaepernick problem. The sporting behemoth announced this week they were entering into a partnership with Jay-Z’s R...
22:34, 2019-08-16

Colin Kaepernick's Legacy Lives on at Pan American Games Race Imboden, an American Olympic fencing medalist, took a knee on the podium after earning the team foil gold during the medal ceremony on Friday at the Pan American Games in Peru. Imboden’s protest echoed that of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who used his platform to call attention to p...
07:00, 2019-08-12

Donald Trump: 'I'd love to see Colin Kaepernick come in, if he's good enough' Trump says Kaepernick should be employed by NFL teamVeteran quarterback ready to compete to play, source saysFree-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be employed by an NFL team, US president Donald Trump told reporters outside of the White House on Friday.“Only if he’s good enough,” Trump said...
01:51, 2019-08-10

'Great white heroes' should kneel with Colin Kaepernick, former Pro Bowler says A former Super Bowl champion said Thursday top white NFL quarterbacks should join Colin Kaepernick in kneeling for the national anthem to bring awareness to social justice movements....
20:51, 2019-05-31

Colin Kaepernick says he’s ‘still ready’ — and with Nate Sudfeld’s injury, the Eagles might need a QB The former 49ers quarterback, out of the league since 2017, recently released a video showing his efforts to stay in shape, and some Eagles fans clamored for their team to sign him....
10:17, 2019-08-09

Brennan: Nike-Kaepernick shoe debacle a learning lesson SportsPulse: The latest Nike-Kaepernick shoe debacle isn't an opportunity to pick sides but a chance to take time to learn lessons about our own country's history, says USA TODAY Sports' Christine Brennan.       ...
06:00, 2019-07-04

Cubs affiliate calls out Colin Kaepernick, quickly backtracks A Chicago Cubs affiliate tried to troll Colin Kaepernick Wednesday by stamping its ballpark dirt with the Betsy Ross flag he reportedly complained about — but the team quickly backpedaled after critics pointed out it was inviting players to walk on Old Glory. The Double-A Tennessee Smokies on Wednes...
06:17, 2019-07-04

NFL’s ‘great white heroes’ need to support Colin Kaepernick: ex-player A former Super Bowl champion said Thursday top white NFL quarterbacks should pick up where Colin Kaepernick was forced to leave off and begin kneeling for the national anthem to bring awareness to perceived racial and social injustice. Martellus Bennett, who won a Super Bowl with the New England Pat...
22:17, 2019-06-01

Nike Nixes 'Betsy Ross Flag' Shoe After Kaepernick Intervenes Nike is yanking a U.S.A.-themed sneaker featuring an early American flag after NFL star-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick told the company it shouldn’t sell a shoe with a symbol that he and others consider offensive....
07:17, 2019-07-02

Presidential Pump Fake: Trump Now Says He’s Fine With Colin Kaepernick Playing in the NFL President Donald Trump, the same man that used the NFL protest as feed for his deplorables during one of his many rallies for a job he already has, now says that former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick should get another shot at the league....
09:34, 2019-08-10

Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns says Colin Kaepernick is 'the man' Minnesota Timberwolves star Karl-Anthony Towns was spotted in Southern California on Monday apparently doing shopping in Beverly Hills while sporting a Colin Kaepernick jersey....
20:17, 2019-06-27

Nike pulls sneaker after Kaepernick objection, prompting Republican fury ‘Betsy Ross Flag’ features 13 stars in a circle is embraced by white nationalists – Republicans criticize move, calling it ‘anti-American’Nike has withdrawn a pair of shoes featuring an early version of the American flag that has been embraced by white nationalists, after former NFL quarterback Coli...
19:34, 2019-07-02

‘Blackballed’ Colin Kaepernick sounds angry over Richie Incognito, Nick Bosa Colin Kaepernick may have agreed to a settlement with the NFL in his collusion case, but the former quarterback will probably never fully come to terms with the circumstances that essentially ended his playing career. Following the Oakland Raiders’ signing of guard Richie Incognito on Tuesday,...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Colin Kaepernick shows support for former teammate Eric Reid over vow to keep kneeling during anthem Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick showed support for his former teammate Eric Reid on Tuesday for vowing to continue to kneel during the national anthem this season....
22:00, 2019-07-31

Saquon Barkley on support of Colin Kaepernick: I don't care if I lose fans Giants RB Saquon Barkley doesn't care one if he loses fans over his support of Colin Kaepernick, who hasn't played since Week 17 of 2016 season.       ...
21:17, 2019-08-14

Colin Kaepernick reportedly convinced Nike to pull flag-themed sneaker Nike quietly scrapped a plan to sell an American flag-themed sneaker after Colin Kaepernick said he found the image offensive, a report said. The sneaker company’s Air Max 1 USA featured an early version of the American flag in celebration of the July Fourth holiday and was scheduled to go on ...
11:51, 2019-07-02

O.J. Simpson takes shot at Kaepernick, calls out ‘haters’ in rambling birthday video O.J. Simpson turned 72 on Tuesday, dubbing it his “33rd annual 39th birthday.” The Juice celebrated in the only way he knows how — with a round of golf and an off-the-rails Twitter video, in which he spoke about sports, his “haters” on the internet and cable TV, ancient...
06:34, 2019-07-10

A Darkened Image of Colin Kaepernick Appeared on a Republican Campaign Fundraiser, but They Swear They Didn't Do It A fundraising email sent by the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) appears to show a darkened image of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but the NRCC swears they didn’t darken the image....
19:17, 2019-07-11

NFL’s Richie Incognito Wanted to Cut Off His Dead Father’s Head, Gets 2 Game Suspension. Kaepernick Still Doesn’t Have a Job In August Richie Incognito walked into the funeral home in charge of burying his father and told those working that he needed access to his dead father’s body so he could cut off his head....
18:34, 2019-07-13

The Oakland Raiders Grabbed an Openly Racist Player Out of Retirement and Colin Kaepernick Still Doesn't Have a Job If a raccoon crawled out of the woods and vomited onto a Confederate flag and that pile of Confederacy raccoon vomit was next to newly signed NFL guard Richie Incognito, the untrained eye would have a hard time determining which one plays in the NFL....
20:34, 2019-05-29

Kaepernick releases powerful video on police killings to mark anthem protest anniversary Kaepernick asks: ‘How can you stand for the national anthem of a nation … that is so unjust to many of the people living in it?’Three years to the day since he first began his protest against racist police violence, Colin Kaepernick has posted a stirring and emotional video to remind us that the fig...
23:00, 2019-08-16

Colin Kaepernick Has Been Denied a Job for 889 Days, Post Video Showing He's Still Ready If an NFL Team Calls On Wednesday, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (you know, the guy that’s better than half of the starting quarterbacks in the NFL and way better than the bench warmers) cleared any doubt that he’s not ready should an NFL team call....
03:17, 2019-08-08

‘His people died under that flag’: Reactions to Kaepernick calling for rollback of Nike shoe release Nike canceled the release of a sneaker July 1 that featured a 13-star Betsy Ross American flag after after former NFL player Colin Kaepernick said some would consider the design offensive....
16:00, 2019-07-03

Cruz adds ‘context’ after Kaepernick quotes from Frederick Douglass ‘Fourth of July’ speech Sen. Ted Cruz responded Thursday night after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick posted a passage earlier on the Fourth of July from a famous speech by Civil War-era abolitionist Frederick Douglass....
09:17, 2019-07-05

Nike pulls sneakers with 'Betsy Ross' American flag after Colin Kaepernick complains Nike pulled sneakers that featured an early American flag after former NFL football player Colin Kaepernick told the company it shouldn't sell a shoe with a symbol that he and others consider offensive, the Wall Street Journal reported....
10:34, 2019-07-02

Minor league baseball team's Kaepernick joke sparks backlash, prompts apology A minor league baseball team's tweet drew the ire of fans across Twitter who took it as a jab at Colin Kaepernick amid the ongoing controversy over Nike's decision to cancel their new tennis shoe featuring a so-called "Betsy Ross" American flag....
07:34, 2019-07-04

Nike Pulls Betsy Ross Flag Sneakers After Reported Input From Colin Kaepernick Nike has pulled a pair of sneakers intended to commemorate the Fourth of July after reported insight from Colin Kaepernick about the shoe’s design. According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, the Air Max 1 sneakers featured the early American flag that many attribute to Betsy Ross. In ...
18:34, 2019-07-02

Colin Kaepernick Has Been Denied a Job for 889 Days; Posts Video Showing He's Still Ready If an NFL Team Calls On Wednesday, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (you know, the guy that’s better than half of the starting quarterbacks in the NFL and way better than the benchwarmers) cleared any doubt that he’s not ready should an NFL team call....
09:34, 2019-08-08

Rush Limbaugh unveils Betsy Ross shirt in response to Kaepernick, Nike: 'This is not the land of grievance' Radio host Rush Limbaugh said Friday he released a Betsy Ross T-shirt to give people an opportunity to pushback on those who trash American values and do not stand for American ideals....
20:51, 2019-07-12

After Colin Kaepernick complaint, Nike reportedly pulls shoe with ‘Betsy Ross flag’ design The former NFL quarterback, according to sources cited by the Wall Street Journal, objected to what he saw as the association the 13-star flag has with an era marked by slavery....
08:17, 2019-07-02

Mitch McConnell tells Nike he'll buy first order of 'Betsy Ross' sneakers if they released after Kaepernick controversy Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY, expressed his support for the Betsy Ross flag shoes that Nike pulled from the shelves, saying he'd "make the first order" if they were on sale again. ...
04:34, 2019-07-03

Jesse Watters: Flag protesters like 'bitter' Kaepernick want 'to divide the country and make everybody else feel miserable' Ex-NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick's reported objection to Nike's Betsy Ross-themed sneakers is the latest disturbing expression of anti-American sentiment, according to Jesse Watters....
04:34, 2019-07-03

‘His people died under that flag’: Reactions to Kaepernick’s call to cancel Nike’s Betsy Ross shoe Nike canceled the release of a sneaker July 1 that featured a 13-star Betsy Ross American flag after after former NFL player Colin Kaepernick said some would consider the design offensive....
13:17, 2019-07-04

Nike Drops Sneaker Featuring Betsy Ross Flag After Colin Kaepernick Is Said to Complain It Invokes Slavery Just in time for the Fourth of July, comes a report that Nike yanked a sneaker embellished with a Betsy Ross flag after NFL footballer-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick complained the image conjured up slavery and all its ills....
10:34, 2019-07-02

GOP lawmakers blast Nike over scrapping Betsy Ross flag shoe reportedly over Colin Kaepernick's concerns Republican lawmakers on Tuesday slammed Nike over its decision to nix the release of a sneaker that featured an old version of the American flag after Colin Kaepernick reportedly expressed concerns to company officials....
06:00, 2019-07-03

#ImWithKap: Nike’s Market Value Jumps $3 Billion After Colin Kaepernick Gets Betsy Ross Sneakers Pulled From Shelves Republicans have been big mad since Nike decided to pull its Betsy Ross-inspired Air Max 1 USA sneakers. But it turns out that being on the right side of history just netted the footwear and apparel company a cool $3 billion in market value....
22:17, 2019-07-12

Cubs Class AA affiliate calls out Colin Kaepernick, draws Betsy Ross flag on infield dirt The Tennessee Smokies deleted and apologized for a tweet they posted mocking Kaepernick, who was reported to have encouraged Nike to pull shoes with a design on them of the flag....
08:00, 2019-07-04

Arizona Gov. Ducey to pull Nike plant incentives over reported Colin Kaepernick, Betsy Ross flag flap Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey announced Tuesday he was ordering the Arizona Commerce Authority to withdraw incentives for Nike building a manufacturing plant in the state....
14:17, 2019-07-02

Computers Are the New Basketball Coaches “Today’s players will not argue with a computer.” The latest shot-tracking technology in basketball is the latest sign of a profound shift in the making of professional athletes....
18:17, 2019-07-19

In Canada, Basketball Is the New Hockey The Toronto Raptors beat the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and from the looks of it, this nation due north, traditionally obsessed with hockey, has this hard court leisure activity down....
15:34, 2019-05-31

Can Philip Rivers Dunk A Basketball? All the bars that can open their windows have opened them, and the other ones have shut them tight and dialed up the air conditioning. The air is dense and soupy; just walking down the street feels like wading out into a very still body of saltwater. The sports schedule, give or take the end of the ...
21:51, 2019-06-20

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
20:00, 2019-05-22

Dirk Nowitzki: Life after basketball It has been two months since Dirk Nowitzki walked away from the basketball court after a glittering 20-year NBA career. The 41-year-old is now spending time with his family and doing things he could never do before....
03:34, 2019-07-04

Sorry, but we don't need you, USA Basketball tells Carmelo Anthony USA Basketball rebuffed Melo’s interest in playing for countryAnthony remains free agent after tumultuous 16th NBA seasonThree-time Olympic gold medalist Carmelo Anthony expressed interest in playing for the under-strength United States team at next month’s Fiba World Cup, but was turned away by USA...
21:17, 2019-08-08

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence may end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
17:17, 2019-06-22

Ice hockey in China may soon join basketball 'at the top of the charts' "In time, hockey will join basketball at the top of the charts in China," Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment's CEO, Scott O'Neil, said Monday....
09:51, 2019-07-16

Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
22:17, 2019-05-22

Isaiah Austin is willing to risk his life for basketball The 7-foot-1 center dreamed of playing in the NBA, but everything changed just days before the draft. Now he's putting everything on the line to do what he loves....
20:51, 2019-06-16

Basketball is Canadian, and so’s the whistle you hear in every NBA game An NBA referee born in Ontario is the inventor of a "pea-less" whistle that's now the standard used in professional level sports organizations like the CFL, NFL and NBA....
08:00, 2019-06-08

EKU Men’s Basketball Adds 6-10 Forward Tariq Balogun EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – Tariq Balogun – a 6-10 forward from London, England – has signed to play basketball at Eastern Kentucky University, head coach A.W. Hamilton announced on Monday. Balogun has played the last two seasons at Miller School of Albemarle, a prep school located in Charlottesv...
23:17, 2019-06-10

Basketball Wives Returns: Where Are Your Favorite Former Castmates Now? In the game of reality TV, the Basketball Wives cast always comes out on top. It's hard to believe that it's been nine years since VH1 first introduced fans to a group of women......
15:51, 2019-06-19

Marc Gasol was once a basketball dinosaur before becoming a Raptor Gasol spent most of his career bruising in the paint with Memphis. Now, he's flashing a versatile long-range game that's helping tip the scales in the Finals....
16:00, 2019-06-06

Stephen Curry Finally Gets Some Rest (but Only From Basketball) In a wide-ranging interview, Curry, the Warriors guard, spoke about the brutal postseason, possibly campaigning in 2020 and what he wants for himself, next season and after the N.B.A....
04:34, 2019-06-22

Big East return is ‘jolt’ UConn basketball has been looking for Connecticut returning to the Big East may give the conference more of its old-school feel. In the least, it should help the Huskies return to national relevance. No longer will UConn be forgotten once the conference season begins, as it plays the likes of Tulane, Tulsa and East Carolina in the AAC. ...
07:51, 2019-06-28

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence might end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb summer violence in Southeast for many years....
16:01, 2019-06-22

British Basketball frustrated by funding snub "British Basketball has hit out at the decision not to award the sport additional funds as Great Britain\u0027s women attempt to qualify for Tokyo 2020."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over his head and jobless. He spent weeks living in his car. “There were some days that it was too...
17:17, 2019-08-18

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I had to crawl to get to places,” Wei said. “That’s the life that I lived for 10 yea...
13:34, 2019-07-08

It’s time we had a dry, statistical analysis of Air Bud, the dog who sucks at basketball Sure, there’s nothing in the rules that says a dog can’t play basketball, but there’s also nothing in the rules that says we can’t talk about how much that dog actually sucks. A new article from Mel Magazine (which, full disclosure, is written by ClickHole and Onion contributor Rajat Suresh) does ju...
23:17, 2019-06-14

NBA stars suit up for USA Basketball training camp The best photos from 2019 USA Basketball training camp as Team USA prepares for the FIBA World Cup, which takes place from August 31 to September 15.       ...
22:00, 2019-08-06

Zion Williamson withdraws from USA Basketball training camp The New Orleans Pelicans' No. 1 draft pick will spend the rest of his summer preparing for the start of his first NBA season.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-23

NBA, Twitch announce deal for digital rights to USA Basketball The National Basketball Association on Tuesday said that Amazon.com Inc's Twitch would be its exclusive digital partner for streaming USA Basketball games globally through 2020....
18:00, 2019-08-06

WWE’s newest 7-foot-3 giant is a former college basketball player Undertaker, Great Khali and Braun Strowman are all monsters that have dominated WWE in recent times, but now there is a new giant in town who is even taller than the Big Show. The company’s NXT developmental brand handed a debut to the humongous Jordan Omogbehin, 25, on Thursday. And the 7-foot-3 co...
22:34, 2019-07-21

Report: 6 men’s basketball programs to face NCAA allegations ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A key NCAA official says six schools are going to be facing allegations of Level I violations as early as next month, the next turn of the screw in the college basketball corruption scandal. Stan Wilcox, vice president for regulatory affairs for the NCAA, tells CBS Sports two hi...
20:17, 2019-06-13

UK Men’s Basketball to Stream Live NBA Draft Show on Thursday LEXINGTON, Ky. – As the Kentucky men’s basketball program enjoys another life-changing night for a handful of NBA Draft hopefuls on Thursday, Big Blue Nation will be able enjoy a UK-draft-focused live stream for the inaugural Kentucky Basketball Draft Show, Presented by Bluegrass Hospitality Group. ...
02:34, 2019-06-19

N.C.A.A. Basketball Trial: Guilty Verdicts on Bribery Conspiracy A prospective agent and a former shoe company consultant were found not guilty on multiple charges, but were convicted of conspiring to funnel money to college coaches....
04:00, 2019-05-22

Sports of The Times: The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits....
04:00, 2019-05-22

UK Men’s Basketball Lands 11th Straight Top-Three Signing Class (Larry Vaught Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. – On April 1, 2009, at his introductory press conference as the Kentucky men’s basketball head coach, John Calipari told the world, “I’m here because I can recruit the best of the best.” He’s kept his promise. Now 10 seasons into the job, Calipari has delivered ...
02:00, 2019-05-25

Special guest: Krzyzewski stops by USA Basketball practice The past and the present: Krzyzewski joining Popovich for a couple days at USA Basketball's training camp for World Cup       ...
03:17, 2019-08-08

Basketball: Simmons opts out of World Cup in blow for Australia Australia's hopes of claiming a maiden basketball World Cup have been dealt a blow, with Ben Simmons opting out of the tournament to focus on his NBA preparations....
19:17, 2019-07-17

WNBA: Why sharps love wagering on women’s basketball Though it’s likely to be buried in an early-season media barrage that features the NBA playoffs, the NHL playoffs, golf’s U.S. Open (June 13-16), and possibly even the women’s soccer World Cup (USA begins play June 11), the WNBA starts its 2019 season Friday night with a twin bill that includes the ...
08:34, 2019-05-25

Maya Moore Left Basketball. A Prisoner Needed Her Help. Moore, a W.N.B.A. star, said she wanted to translate social justice talk into action. Now she is on a sabbatical this season trying to help free a man she believes was wrongly convicted....
10:34, 2019-06-30

Zona guard leaving basketball team after just one season TUCSON –  Arizona guard Devonaire Doutrive is transferring from the University of Arizona. It’s still not clear what school he will head to. Doutrive played one season under Coach Sean Miller and the Wildcats. He averaged eleven minutes a game. Here’s more from Monday’s sport...
12:01, 2019-05-28

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful smattering of hoops knowledge from this extremely half-assed blog and carry it forth to the sports bar like the torch that lights your path....
21:17, 2019-05-30

Bail reduced for man accused in LSU basketball player death BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The man accused of fatally shooting an LSU basketball player has had his bail reduced by more than half so he can participate in certain programs. News outlets report a judge cut 20-year-old Dyteon Simpson’s bail from $350,000 to $149,000 on Monday. The change allows Si...
22:51, 2019-06-11

Courtney hired as basketball assistant by Miami Hurricanes CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Bill Courtney has been hired as assistant basketball coach at the University of Miami, where he’ll be reunited with coach Jim Larranaga. Courtney also worked on Larranaga’s staff at Bowling Green in 1996-97 and at George Mason in 1997-2005. Courtney spent the pa...
02:34, 2019-06-13

Basketball comes home, Raptors fans hoping trophy follows When Canadian James Naismith invented basketball back in 1891 it is doubtful that in his wildest dreams he could have imagined his hockey-mad homeland going bonkers over a sport designed to be an "athletic distraction"....
03:00, 2019-06-01

Arizona basketball: Red-Blue Game tickets go on sale Aug. 3 TUCSON – From high flying dunks to long-range three-pointers, there is no doubt that Arizona men’s basketball is a sight to behold. Luckily for Wildcat fans, the wait is almost over – tickets for the Red-Blue Game go on sale Aug. 3. The annual tip-off event will kick off Sept. 27 a...
04:51, 2019-07-03

Houston Rockets' P.J. Tucker withdraws from Team USA Basketball Houston Rockets veteran forward P.J. Tucker withdrew from USA Basketball's roster, leaving 14 players in contention for 12 roster spots ahead of the 2019 FIBA World Cup....
16:34, 2019-08-17

Magic Johnson declares Los Angeles the ‘king of basketball’ He may not be in charge anymore, but Magic Johnson is excited for basketball in Los Angeles The former Lakers president took to Twitter on Saturday to declare Los Angeles the new “king of basketball,” after news broke that Kawhi Leonard and Paul George would be joining the Clippers as well as Anthon...
20:51, 2019-07-08

Floyd Mayweather Jr crossed up in charity basketball game Boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. proved Monday night that his talents are best used in the ring and playing defense against some of the best ball handlers in the sport isn’t easy....
16:17, 2019-07-09

EKU Women’s Basketball Announces Additions To 2019-20 Team EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – New EKU women’s basketball head coach Samantha Williams announced the addition of five new players to the team for the 2019-20 season. Menifee County High School all-state forward Emma Hacker was the first recruit under Williams to sign a National Letter of Intent...
05:17, 2019-05-31

NCAA punishes DePaul for basketball recruiting violation NCAA suspends men's basketball coach Dave Leitao for the first three games of the regular season for recruiting violations by his staff       ...
00:00, 2019-07-24

Former UK Basketball Player Isaac Humphries to Host Benefit Concert LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky men’s basketball player Isaac Humphries is set to return to the city of Lexington to perform a benefit concert supporting the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Bluegrass at the Lexington Opera House. Humphries, along with special guests, will take the stage on ...
01:00, 2019-06-08

Teen calls out LeBron James in epic basketball battle It’s late May, and LeBron James is playoff-less. So this will have to suffice. The King found himself head-to-head with a teenager in an impromptu 3-point competition over the weekend, while watching his oldest son “Bronny” take part in a Los Angeles basketball tournament. “I...
01:17, 2019-05-28

Michigan State clears ex-basketball players in rape case Michigan State University says three former men's basketball players have been cleared of wrongdoing in connection with allegations they sexually assaulted a female student in 2015       ...
17:51, 2019-06-29

Eurosport partners EuroLeague Basketball and StubHub join forces "EuroLeague Basketball and StubHub – two key partners of Eurosport – have announced a new partnership that will see StubHub become the official ticketing partner, official fan-to-fan marketplace, and official VIP ticket sales partner of the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four."...
15:00, 2019-05-21

Hachimura hopes his success helps growth of Japan basketball Rui Hachimura used to adore a manga and anime series called "Slam Dunk," which followed a high school basketball team's trials and tribulations and helped bring the sport into the Japanese consciousness....
05:00, 2019-06-21

‘Space Jam’ mural turned Brooklyn basketball court into an ‘ice rink’ A Williamsburg basketball court’s new paint job promoting the sequel to the live-action/animated ’90s movie “Space Jam” has made the surface dangerously slippery, dejected b-ballers griped....
13:00, 2019-08-18

On College Basketball: Players Hold Power Over the N.C.A.A., if They Feel the Hunger College athletes, who have had to settle for hollow victories in court, have the leverage to overhaul a system of sham amateurism and reap their share of the riches they bring....
04:00, 2019-05-22

What happened? Seven college basketball stars who didn't make it in the NBA With every NBA draft comes players who impressed in college but can’t quite make it in the big leagues. We take a look at some of those players.       ...
18:00, 2019-06-19

Warriors ready new basketball stadium, fueled by tech dollars The Golden State Warriors are weeks from opening a sleek $1.5 billion sports and entertainment complex in San Francisco thanks largely to a years-long tech boom that made it financially feasible, the team's president said on Monday....
06:51, 2019-07-16

Natalie Halcro Laughs About Her Basketball-Playing First Boyfriend With the Relatively Nat & Liv Cast Natalie Halcro has a type! The fashion-savvy social media influencer--who E! audiences might remember from her time on WAGS--recounts her earliest dating memories in this hilarious......
15:51, 2019-05-31

Why AAC likely won't move quickly to replace UConn in football or basketball With UConn leaving for the Big East in 2020, here's a look at the course of action the AAC is leaning toward and its potential ripple effects.       ...
14:34, 2019-06-29

Rick Pitino Has Had It With These Greek Fans Smoking During His Basketball Games Disgraced former Louisville Cardinals basketball coach Rick Pitino has spent the past six months or so coaching in Greece, where he’s finding success leading Panathinaikos in the Greek League. It’s a madcap new life filled with unfamiliar new experiences, as detailed in this article from The Ringer ...
21:34, 2019-05-30

Binghamton basketball player Calistus Anyichie dead after drowning Binghamton basketball player Calistus Anyichie died at 19 after an accident that led to his drowning at Buttermilk Falls State Park on Sunday. “There is no blueprint for how to deal with such a painful loss,” Binghamton coach Tommy Dempsey said in a statement. “We all love Calistus...
02:51, 2019-07-16

Pro Basketball Player Suspended After Drug Test Revealed He Was Pregnant Former Ohio University standout Donell “D.J.” Cooper was trying to catch on with a team overseas when a drug test revealed that he was pregnant....
03:34, 2019-08-06

A requiem for Warriors basketball in Oakland, on the canvasses of East Bay artists The East Bay art scene captured the Warriors' many highs and lows over 47 years at Oakland’s Oracle Arena. As the team leaves for San Francisco, these artists are pouring their feelings into their work....
14:17, 2019-06-13

Teddy Allen dismissed from Wichita State basketball team WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita State has dismissed Teddy Allen after he was arrested last week following a disturbance at a woman’s home. Athletic director Darron Boatright said Tuesday he and Coach Gregg Marshall wished Allen well but decided his dismissal was best for the basketball program. A...
20:34, 2019-06-18

Wilson! Cast Away basketball washes up on beach after 1,000-mile voyage A basketball launched into the sea from the most remote part of the UK - as a joke inspired by Tom Hanks' film Cast Away - has been found on a beach in Denmark after a 1,000-mile journey....
19:34, 2019-07-04

'These kids are ticking time bombs': The threat of youth basketball In part one of a two-part series, ESPN explores the dangers of youth basketball -- and how the culture of perpetual competition is jeopardizing the futures of the very stars it hopes to create....
19:34, 2019-07-11

Four hours from the Raptors’ home, the cradle of basketball also resides in Ontario James Naismith, the inventor of basketball, was born in Almonte, a small town that works hard to honor his legacy while embracing the rise of the Toronto Raptors....
00:00, 2019-06-02

The Bachelorette Surprises Jed With a Basketball Dream Date in Sneak Peek Hannah Brown who? In an exclusive sneak peek of Monday's episode of The Bachelorette, Jed the musician gets a one-on-one date that appears to blow his mind just a little bit. Or a......
15:51, 2019-05-31

Several Minutes Of Horrendous Basketball Result In Warriors Surviving Game 5 Game 5 was anything but pretty. The first half was defined by Kevin Durant’s triumphant return, and then Kevin Durant’s disastrous re-injury. The second half was defined by one transcendent three-minute stretch from Kawhi Leonard, and then three minutes of ridiculous, frantic, slapstick mutual failu...
14:51, 2019-06-11

Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece Greek NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund the construction of an indoor basketball court in a fire-ravaged area outside Athens where at least 100 people were killed last year....
17:34, 2019-05-21

Why a top basketball prospect chose to play professionally in New Zealand over college "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said RJ Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
18:34, 2019-05-29

New agent rule leaves college basketball player in limbo The new NCAA rule designed to help players explore their NBA draft potential by allowing them to sign with an agent and still return to school surprisingly doesn't apply to all college players....
17:00, 2019-05-29

NCAA loosens restrictions on college basketball agent certification NCAA has amended its controversial guidelines so prospective agents for college basketball players won't be required to have a college degree.       ...
03:00, 2019-08-13

Downtown Girls Basketball is a glamorous squad of models, creatives People stop and stare — and often sneak photos during games. But the women of Downtown Girls Basketball are used to it. The all-female team, which is made up of models, artists, filmmakers, gallerists, authors and fashion designers, meets every Tuesday evening at a court in Tribeca, to play full-cou...
04:51, 2019-08-18

An ugly basketball game drove Gary Woodland to his golf calling PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — This wasn’t Gary Woodland’s initial plan. Attaining greatness in basketball, not golf, was the central focus of Woodland’s dream. When he was leading his Shawnee Heights High hoops team in Topeka, Kan., to two state championships, Woodland had visions of starring at his belove...
18:34, 2019-06-17

Top college basketball prospect RJ Hampton chooses New Zealand pro team over NCAA "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
14:17, 2019-05-29

Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi weren’t satisfied with USA Basketball’s schedule. So they changed it. The new program is aimed at increasing competition and generating exposure before the Olympics, and will help keep some top players in the United States....
04:00, 2019-08-17

Syracuse women’s basketball star Tiana Mangakahia has breast cancer Syracuse guard Tiana Mangakahia has been diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer, she announced in a release on Monday. Mangakahia will begin chemotherapy on Friday and undergo surgery after her treatment. She was diagnosed on June 18. “I know this will be tough, but I will get through it,” Mangakahia ...
02:51, 2019-07-03

Former ASU basketball player Jill Noe gives birth to twins as surrogate for twin sister Former Arizona State basketball player Jill Noe was a surrogate for her twin sister, Whitney Bliesner, and recently gave birth to Bliesner's twins.       ...
00:34, 2019-06-14

Michigan adds Jay Smith to Juwan Howard's basketball staff Michigan has hired Jay Smith to be on Juwan Howard's basketball staff as director of player personnel and development       ...
00:34, 2019-07-16

Kendall Jenner Sets the Record Straight on Her History of Basketball Beaus When it comes to dealing with Twitter trolls, Kendall Jenner is a total pro. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star proved this once again by posting an epic response to a social media......
20:51, 2019-07-16

We the North: A black flag, a Raptor’s claw, and the branding of Canadian basketball While Sid Lee was contracted to redesign the brand for one team, Canada's only NBA team, they realize now that what they'd been tasked with was branding Canadian basketball....
14:17, 2019-06-02

Basketball Wives' Evelyn Lozada Addresses Rob Kardashian Romance Rumors Are Evelyn Lozada and Rob Kardashian dating? The Basketball Wives star, 43, and the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star, 32, recently raised eyebrows over their NSFW Twitter exchange......
22:51, 2019-06-20

Report: Vanderbilt basketball signee Kenyon Martin Jr. to instead play professionally Vanderbilt basketball signee Kenyon Martin Jr. will play professionally rather than for the Commodores, 247Sports.com reports.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-06

Binghamton University basketball player Calistus Anyichie identified in drowning Binghamton University basketball player Calistus Anyichie, 19, was identified as the man who drowned Sunday at Buttermilk Falls State Park.       ...
00:34, 2019-07-16

Nike inks endorsement deal with basketball star Zion Williamson Nike Inc has signed Zion Williamson, the No. 1 NBA draft pick and rising 19-year-old basketball star, to its Jordan brand, the world's largest sportswear maker said on Tuesday....
23:00, 2019-07-23

Shaq and Skechers are taking on a tough-to-crack basketball shoe market The NBA’s famous big man is back to selling affordable kids' shoes, this time with a new partner who has international ties.       ...
14:17, 2019-08-08

Ted Leonsis announces sweeping changes to Monumental’s basketball operations, hire of Wizards GM The move places the NBA’s Washington Wizards, WNBA’s Mystics, G League’s Capital City Go-Go and the NBA2K team, District Gaming, under the banner of Monumental Basketball....
20:00, 2019-07-22

Nike signs basketball star Zion Williamson to its Jordan brand Nike Inc has signed Zion Williamson, the No. 1 NBA draft pick and rising basketball star, to its Jordan brand, the sportswear maker said on Tuesday....
19:34, 2019-07-23

Argentina forfeit Pan-Am basketball game after wearing wrong colour jerseys Argentinians were supposed to wear white but wore blueLoss means team cannot compete in medal roundsArgentina’s women’s basketball team had to forfeit their match against Colombia at the Pan American Games on Wednesday after they wore the wrong colour uniforms. The penalty means they can no longer a...
21:17, 2019-08-08

Basketball: Simmons, Bogut, Mills head Australia squad for World Cup Ben Simmons, Andrew Bogut and Patty Mills were among nine NBA players included in Australia's the 17-man squad for this year's basketball World Cup on Thursday....
19:17, 2019-05-23

26-year-old man admits to posing as teen basketball player, groping girl DALLAS — A 26-year-old man was sentenced to probation Tuesday after pleading guilty to posing as a 17-year-old student so he could play basketball at a Dallas high school and groping a 14-year-old girl. Under a deal with Dallas County prosecutors, Sidney Gilstrap-Portley received six years’ pr...
09:34, 2019-07-24

Basketball player hits amazing game-winning backwards shot A California basketball player got his team to the intramural league semi-finals after a game-winning backwards shot.        ...
22:34, 2019-05-23

Whatever happened to Villanova basketball star Shelly Pennefather? 'So I made this deal with God.' She left her family, friends and basketball career to become a cloistered nun. Now, more than two decades later, Sister Rose Marie reaffirms her choice of faith over fortune....
18:17, 2019-08-03

Portland State basketball player Deante Strickland killed in shooting Deante Strickland, 22, played basketball at Portland State after starring at Casper College in Wyoming. He planned to play football in the fall.       ...
12:17, 2019-08-03

Sister suspected in college basketball player Deante Strickland’s murder PORTLAND, Ore. — Police in Oregon have arrested a woman following the shooting death of a Portland State University basketball player. Police in Portland say 30-year-old Tamena Strickland was taken into custody late Friday following the shooting death of 22-year-old Deante Strickland. The Oregonian...
19:17, 2019-08-05

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.        ...
20:17, 2019-06-01

Rich White Man Gets Away With Shoving Black NBA Basketball Player Because He Has a Lot of Money [Updated] Kyle Lowry was on fire Wednesday when he helped his Toronto Raptors dismantle a hobbled Golden State Warriors team in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, 123-109....
03:17, 2019-06-07

NBC Sports: Richardson gets prison time in college basketball corruption trial TUCSON – Former University of Arizona assistant basketball coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson was sentenced Thursday to three months in prison followed by two years of probations in college basketball corruption case, according to NBC Sports’ College Basketball Talk’s Twitter account. Ex-A...
01:00, 2019-06-07

More than 20 years after beating cancer, former basketball player sees her son drafted in NBA first round Cancer almost took away her ability to have kids, now former college star Kristi Kinne-Hayes can watch her son, No. 8 pick Jaxson Hayes, in the NBA.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-21

Donald Trump: Colin Kaepernick should only get NFL return opportunity 'if he's good enough' President Donald Trump said he'd "like to see" Colin Kaepernick return to the NFL but contended the QB would already be in "if he was good enough."       ...
05:00, 2019-08-10

Jalen Rose: Michigan basketball hiring Juwan Howard squashes any Fab Five beef Jalen Rose and Chris Webber haven't been on the closest of terms in recent years. But that might change now that Juwan Howard is coach of Michigan.        ...
22:34, 2019-05-23

The NCAA Graciously Allows Kansas' Silvio De Sousa To Return For Another Unpaid Season Of Basketball Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa will not have to sit out for a second consecutive season as the NCAA announced Friday that his appeal against the association was approved. The decision came just hours after the Jayhawks officially appealed the NCAA’s two-season suspension on Friday, almost as if the ...
11:51, 2019-05-26

Enes Kanter claims threats from Turkish Consulate led to cancellation of basketball clinic Enes Kanter claimed that threats from the Turkish Consulate led to the cancellation of a free basketball clinic at the Islamic Center of Long Island.       ...
08:17, 2019-07-25

Basketball is my first love, but the athleticism of beach volleyball is amazing | Kareem Abdul-Jabbar The sport has come a long way since it was an excuse to hang out at the beach with a beer. The skills of its athletes are breathtaking Not many people know that my friend and mentor Wilt Chamberlain was not just one of the greatest basketball players who ever lived, he was also a world-class volleyb...
18:01, 2019-07-31

Five-star basketball prospect RJ Hampton announces he'll play professionally in New Zealand RJ Hampton, a five-star prospect, announced his decision to play professional basketball overseas and forgo his NCAA eligibility on Tuesday.        ...
16:34, 2019-05-28

That time the Warriors tried to draft girls' basketball star out of high school Denise Long of Union-Whitten had one of the most storied prep careers in Iowa history, but nothing prepared her for being drafted by the NBA in 1969.       ...
18:00, 2019-06-18

Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young takes no prisoners during kids basketball camp Atlanta Hawks star Trae Young hosted his basketball camp Saturday in Oklahoma and reminded the young hoopers that there’s no such thing as an easy bucket....
19:51, 2019-07-15

College Basketball Trial Reveals a Shoe Box Full of Cash and Other Recruiting Secrets Still in its first week, the trial has already lifted the veil over the shadowy world of recruiting — offering detail that is rare and, because of video surveillance by the F.B.I., remarkably vivid....
04:00, 2019-05-22

Zion Williamson invited to USA Basketball camp, has chance to make World Cup roster The projected first pick in the 2019 NBA draft has been invited to compete at the August camp and has a chance to make the World Cup roster.        ...
20:51, 2019-06-07

Basketball legend Nancy Lieberman leads charge for women to head NBA teams Nancy Lieberman was the first woman to coach a men's professional basketball team. She wants to see more women follow in her footsteps.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-24

College basketball's three-point shot moving back to international distance An NCAA rules committee approved the move of the three-point line in college basketball back to the international distance of 22 feet, 1 ¾ inches.        ...
00:00, 2019-06-06

Opinion: RJ Hampton passing on college basketball is what NCAA wants, but won't start trend RJ Hampton's decision to pass on college basketball and play professionally in Australia won't upset many and is what the NCAA wants to happen.        ...
07:34, 2019-05-29

Ted Leonsis reveals new structure for Wizards basketball operations, a unique model for an NBA team The move places the NBA’s Washington Wizards, WNBA’s Mystics, G League’s Capital City Go-Go and the NBA2K team, District Gaming, under the banner of Monumental Basketball....
06:34, 2019-07-23

USA Basketball denies Carmelo Anthony's request to join FIBA World Cup roster Carmelo Anthony asked to play for Team USA through a representative, according to Jerry Colangelo, but the team moved forward with a new group.       ...
02:00, 2019-08-09

NCAA suspends Brigham Young University men's basketball player over mishandled NBA Draft paperwork The NCAA on Friday suspended Brigham Young University men’s basketball player Yoeli Childs for nine games for failing to file the correct paperwork before he hired an agent to explore the possibility of entering the NBA Draft....
05:00, 2019-08-13

Sister, 30, held in slaying of ex-Portland State basketball player, 22; two other family members hurt A 22-year-old athlete who played basketball and football at Portland State University in Oregon was fatally shot Friday afternoon, allegedly by his 30-year-old sister, who was later taken into police custody....
12:17, 2019-08-03

Experts explain why Sean Miller and Arizona basketball will survive the recruiting fallout from NCAA "It's pretty simple: No one cares." Recruits and recruiting experts are paying little mind to potential NCAA penalties for Sean Miller and Arizona.       ...
14:51, 2019-07-23

Wichita State basketball player Teddy Allen arrested on domestic violence charge Wichita State basketball player Teddy Allen was arrested early Thursday on suspicion of domestic violence, theft and criminal damage to property.       ...
03:34, 2019-06-15

Portland State basketball player Deante Strickland killed in shooting; sister is charged Deante Strickland, 22, played basketball at Portland State after starring at Casper College in Wyoming. He planned to play football in the fall.       ...
18:17, 2019-08-03

Basketball recruiting evaluation period: Updates and analysis from Nike Peach Jam, Adidas Gauntlet The USA TODAY Network has reporters staffed this week at the Nike Peach Jam and Adidas Gauntlet. Get updates and analysis here.       ...
17:17, 2019-07-11

Colin Kaepernick says in video he's 'still ready' after NFL settlement Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick posted a video to his Twitter account to say he was 'still ready' after settling a collusion grievance.       ...
03:17, 2019-08-08

Argentina women's basketball team forced to forfeit game after wearing wrong uniform You'd be hard-pressed to think of a more painful tournament exit than what happened to the Argentina women's basketball team.       ...
02:00, 2019-08-09

Deion Sanders' son shares epic story about NFL legend father attending his youth basketball game Pro Football Hall of Fame defensive back Deion Sanders was known for his hard-nosed play on the field and his flashy style off the field and one story reinforced how much of an attention-grabber he was....
19:00, 2019-06-28

Ohio State basketball lands commitment from LeBron James' nephew, Meechie Johnson Jr. Meechie Johnson Jr., a four-star Class of 2021 combo guard prospect from Cleveland, committed to Ohio State on Tuesday, citing a desire to "stay home."       ...
11:51, 2019-08-14

NBA 2K20 Cover Star Anthony Davis talks Basketball, ditching James Harden & his new rating We caught up with NBA All-Star Anthony Davis, cover athlete for NBA 2K20 to find out what it is about the game that excites him most amongst other things....
16:00, 2019-07-01

Late Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker left strong impression with participation in charity basketball game The late champion boxer and the Pensacola legend came together in their primes for a charity basketball game in December 1995.       ...
22:51, 2019-07-20

NBA Draft 2019 live stream: how to watch today's basketball draft online from anywhere If you've recovered from the playoffs excitement, it's NBA Draft time. The 2019 NBA basketball season ended in thrilling fashion with the Toronto Raptors taking the Game 6 victory and dethroning the Golden State Warriors. Now NBA teams and fans across the US are eagerly awaiting the 2019 N...
01:34, 2019-06-21

Lebanon Dispatch: Basketball Is ‘War, Minus the Shooting’ in Sectarian Lebanon The professional basketball season resembles an election campaign, with party colors adorning team jerseys and banners of political patrons hanging in stadiums. Then there are the insults and riots....
18:34, 2019-05-21

Why women's basketball great Tamika Catchings tested herself on 'American Ninja Warrior' Four-time Olympian, WNBA All-Star and Lady Vol great tested herself in a new way this year by competing on "American Ninja Warrior."       ...
04:51, 2019-06-18

Penny Hardaway calls Memphis basketball's No. 1 recruiting class 'as advertised' Penny Hardaway was eager to speak about the No. 1-ranked recruiting class he lured to Memphis as the players arrived on campus.       ...
22:00, 2019-06-12

NBA will allow coach's challenges this summer Coaches will get one challenge per game that can be used only on foul calls, goaltending, basket interference and plays when the ball is knocked out of bounds....
19:00, 2019-06-28

NBA approves use of coach's challenge in '19-20 The NBA's board of governors approved the use of a coach's challenge next season on a one-year trial basis. Also, the league's replay center will now be able to instantly call for the review of certain types of plays....
03:17, 2019-07-10

|Coach,GivenchyfeelChinabacklashovertheirt-shirtdesigns Western fashion brands are coming under fire in China for designs perceived to run afoul of local political sensitivities, sparking calls for boycotts in a market that accounts for a third of global luxury demand...
23:17, 2019-08-12

Senegal can cope without Mane, says coach "Senegal coach Aliou Cisse is not concerned about the absence of talisman Sadio Mane when his team kick off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign against Tanzania in Cairo on Sunday."...
14:17, 2019-06-22

Federer's tears for former coach: 'Never broke down like this' As Roger Federer prepares to defend his Australian Open title, an emotional interview with CNN Sport reveals just how much the Swiss continues to mourn the loss of Australian Peter Carter....
06:00, 2019-05-22

What’s driving Mets’ new pitching coach to keep at it CHICAGO — The one constant in baseball is change. In personnel and approach. The Mets moved Dave Eiland out as pitching coach Thursday and now 82-year-old Phil Regan is trying to point the team’s pitchers in the right direction. On Friday, Regan got his first win in his new role, as the Mets held on...
22:51, 2019-06-22

UA hoops to play former Cats Coach in LA TUCSON – Arizona basketball coach Sean Miller will have to develop a game plan against a former Wildcat assistant in the upcoming season at the Wooden Legacy tournament in the Los Angeles area.  UA will play Pepperdine, coached by former Arizona assistant Lorenzo Romar.  Here’s more:...
04:17, 2019-07-12

Lakers trying to woo top assistant coach from Warriors The Lakers have already added some big names to their coaching staff, but they’re trying to beef it up even more — at the expense of the current best in the West. They have received permission to speak with Warriors assistant coach Ron Adams about a position on their staff, according to ...
19:34, 2019-06-23

11 Coach Sale Items We're Shopping Now We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
18:00, 2019-05-21

Where to Find The Cheapest Booze in Coach No one books a flight looking for a deal on alcoholic beverages. You buy a ticket because it’ll get you to the place you want to go for a price you’re willing to pay. Plus, no one expects free food and drink on a flight anymore unless you’re going to a far-flung destination or you’ve decided to pay ...
02:51, 2019-07-19

Nigeria coach criticises VAR delay "Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr could not resist a dig at the VAR system after his team\u0027s win 2-1 over South Africa at the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday, saying the time taken to confirm his opponents\u0027 goal had unsettled his team."...
10:17, 2019-07-11

Coach who stopped gunman: I was there to save him Keanon Lowe, head football coach at Parkrose High School in Portland, Oregon, says he lunged for the gun when he saw an armed student in a classroom on Friday. Angel Granados-Diaz, 19, pleaded not guilty to multiple charges on Friday. (May 21)        ...
15:00, 2019-05-21

| Pumas coach makes 5 changes for Wallabies Veteran hooker Agustin Creevy has been left out due to injury as Argentina coach Mario Ledesma made five changes to his side named to face Australia....
08:17, 2019-07-25

James and Wade 2.0: Sons of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade set to play high school basketball together The sons of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade will reportedly team-up together to play basketball at a Los Angeles-area high school during the next school year....
19:17, 2019-05-30

Fans can help Brazil at home of 7-1 embarrassment, says coach Brazilian fans will be vital to lifting the team when they return to the site of their worst defeat in this week's Copa America semi-final against Argentina, coach Tite said on Monday....
06:51, 2019-07-02

Ljubisa Tumbakovic named new Serbia coach Serbia's soccer federation has named former Montenegro coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic as the new national team coach       ...
17:34, 2019-07-01

Longtime coach Rick Pitino wants another chance in NBA Longtime college basketball head coach Rick Pitino announced Friday he is focusing on returning to the NBA and will not return for a second season coaching Panathinaikos in the Euroleague....
19:17, 2019-06-21

This Weekend's Best Sales: Coach, Victoria's Secret & More We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not E!. Who......
13:17, 2019-06-29

NBA Set To Add Coach's Challenges To Review System Next Season According to a memo reportedly sent Friday morning, the NBA will be experimenting with adding a coach’s challenge to its current replay review system. The trial will begin with summer league basketball next month, but the league “anticipates using the rule during the 2019-20 regular season as part o...
03:00, 2019-06-29

Ex-Sampdoria coach Giampaolo takes over at AC Milan MILAN (AP) — Former Sampdoria coach Marco Giampaolo has been named the new coach of AC Milan. Milan announced Wednesday that Giampaolo signed a two-year contract with an option for a third season. Giampaolo guided Sampdoria to a ninth-place finish in Serie A last season. He has also coached Cagliari...
22:00, 2019-06-19

Arsenal name Ljungberg as Emery's new assistant coach "Former Arsenal midfielder Freddie Ljungberg has been appointed as Unai Emery\u0027s new assistant first-team coach as part of a change in the coaching staff, the Premier League club announced on Monday."...
21:51, 2019-06-17

L.A. track coach charged with abusing ex-athlete One-time Olympian and longtime coach Conrad Avondale Mainwaring was arrested on charges of molesting a former athlete -- one of nearly three dozen men who told Outside the Lines the coach sexually abused them over the past 44 years....
03:01, 2019-06-20

Wolves have the quality and coach for a successful second album "It was exciting and exhilarating as Wolverhampton Wanderers attacked with gusto last term, and they can consolidate their position as a top seven outfit, writes Ben Grounds."...
16:51, 2019-08-08

Benitez appointed Dalian head coach "Rafa Benitez has been unveiled as the new head coach of Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang, with the former Newcastle United and Liverpool boss replacing Choi Kang-hee at the helm."...
15:34, 2019-07-02

Track coach charged with molesting ex-athlete One-time Olympian and longtime coach Conrad Avondale Mainwaring was arrested on charges of molesting a former athlete -- one of nearly three dozen men who told Outside the Lines the coach sexually abused them over the past 44 years....
07:00, 2019-06-20

Sarri: Becoming Juventus coach is a ‘crowning achievement’ TURIN, Italy (AP) — Maurizio Sarri says that becoming the coach of Juventus is the “crowning achievement of a long and difficult career.” Sarri was presented Thursday after signing a three-year contract with the club that has won Serie A for the last eight seasons. Sarri says that he lef...
11:51, 2019-06-20

Rooney to leave MLS for player-coach position Wayne Rooney has agreed a deal to leave Major League Soccer side D.C. United and take up a role as a player-coach at English second tier club Derby County in January....
17:34, 2019-08-06

Germany beats Belarus without coach Loew BORISOV, Belarus (AP) — Germany brushed off the absence of coach Joachim Loew to beat Belarus 2-0 on Saturday in European Championship qualifying, but remains behind fast-starting Northern Ireland in the standings. With Loew sitting the game out after injuring himself in the gym, assistant Marcus So...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Kiran More Appointed Interim USA Cricket Coach The USA Cricket has also appointed former India spinner Sunil Joshi as spin bowling advisor, and Pravin Amre and Kieran Powell as advisors for the batting department....
20:34, 2019-07-13

Serena unlikely to play Wimbledon warmup, says coach Serena Williams is likely to go into Wimbledon without playing a warm-up event because she is still injured, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou has told Reuters....
16:01, 2019-06-07

Marseille coach Garcia to leave at the end of the season MARSEILLE, France (AP) — Marseille coach Rudi Garcia will leave at the end of a disappointing season for the former European champions. Garcia told a press conference on Wednesday that club president Jacques Henri Eyraud has accepted his decision. Marseille, the only French club to win the Champions...
17:51, 2019-05-22

Sevilla says Caparros won’t stay as coach for next season MADRID (AP) — Sevilla says Joaquin Caparros will not be the team’s coach next season. The Spanish club says Caparros will stay linked to the team but in a different position that will be announced in the future. The former sports director has coached Sevilla since replacing the fired Pablo Mac...
17:51, 2019-05-22

Gymnastics coach under restrictions for misconduct claim A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport's governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation....
03:00, 2019-06-08

Coach at well-known gymnastics club suspended for allegation ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport’s governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation. USA Gymnastics tells The Allentown Morning Call that John Holman’s suspension, enacted May 30, is a re...
20:17, 2019-06-07

Coach K's grandson a Duke walk-on: 'Earned it' Mike Krzyzewski's grandson Michael Savarino -- who appeared with Coack K in a SportsCenter commercial in 2015 -- is now a walk-on at Duke. The coach said he isn't anticipating any problems in the family....
00:51, 2019-06-07

Dev-Led Panel To Pick Coach, But No Decision Before SC Hearing The Kapil Dev-led ad-hoc committee has emerged as the frontrunner to pick the next national coach but a final decision on panel formation would be taken only after the next Supreme Court hearing...
20:17, 2019-07-17

Hamburger SV hires Dieter Hecking as coach HAMBURG, Germany (AP) — Hamburger SV has appointed former Borussia Mönchengladbach and Wolfsburg coach Dieter Hecking to lead the club back into the Bundesliga. Hamburg says Hecking will be presented on Wednesday. The club did not give the length of his contract. Hecking led Gladbach to fifth place ...
15:00, 2019-05-29

NFL notebook: Browns coach Kitchens changes tune on OBJ Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens changed his tune on Odell Beckham Jr. missing all but one of Cleveland's 10 workouts permitted under NFL rules for organized team activities....
11:00, 2019-05-31

Predators hire Dan Lambert as assistant coach NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have hired Dan Lambert (pronounced lam-BAIR) as an assistant coach as the franchise attempts to boost a power play that struggled throughout the 2018-19 season. Lambert spent the last two seasons as head coach of the Western Hockey League’s Spoka...
01:34, 2019-06-05

Sylvinho to become Lyon coach - club president "Olympique Lyonnais have agreed a deal to appoint Brazilian Sylvinho as their next head coach to succeed Bruno Genesio, the Ligue 1 club\u0027s president said on Saturday."...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Jill Ellis to step down as USWNT coach Jill Ellis, the legendary coach of the US Women's National Team who led the team to back-to-back FIFA Women's World Cup titles, is stepping down in early October, US Soccer announced Tuesday....
19:51, 2019-07-31

Former Liverpool defender Henchoz to coach Sion SION, Switzerland (AP) — Former Liverpool defender Stephane Henchoz has been appointed coach of Swiss club Sion for next season. Sion says in a statement Henchoz has a one-year contract with an option for a second campaign. The former Switzerland center back is still preparing for the post-season re...
12:51, 2019-05-27

Coach KZ: While injured leg heals, Milton still leads UCF A horrific leg injury turned UCF QB McKenzie Milton's long-term plans of a post-playing career in coaching into his current reality.       ...
13:17, 2019-08-05

Wisconsin assistant coach up and walking after crash MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin said Monday assistant men’s basketball coach Howard Moore was up and walking at a hospital after a weekend automobile wreck in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter. The school also said Moore’s son, Jerell, had been released from a h...
07:17, 2019-05-28

NBA announces new replay, coach's challenges leaders The NBA is promoting referee Jason Phillips to lead its replay center as Replay Center Operations Principal. Joe Borgia, the current leader of the replay center, will move into a different role where he will oversee the implementation of coach's challenges....
22:00, 2019-07-12

Nibali not giving up on Tour ambitions just yet: coach Vincenzo Nibali has not given up on being a contender at the Tour de France in the wake of a demanding Giro d’Italia despite losing ground in the first hilltop finish on Thursday, his coach said....
18:00, 2019-07-12

Tanzania fire coach after Cup of Nations exit "Tanzania have fired their national team coach Emmanuel Amunike after they failed to win a game at the Africa Cup of Nations and exited at the group stage."...
11:17, 2019-07-09

How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach. That is what some families are doing to help kids. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.       ...
13:51, 2019-07-08

Denmark taps Hjulmand as new coach after Hareide COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Danish soccer union says Kasper Hjulmand will take over as coach of the country’s national team after next year’s European Championship. The DBU says the 47-year-old Hjulmand signed a four-year contract starting in 2020 to replace Age Hareide, a Norwegian w...
15:51, 2019-06-12

Peru coach says his team is optimistic for the future Coach Ricardo Gareca says his Peru team has reason to be optimistic about its future despite losing the Copa América final to host Brazil       ...
04:34, 2019-07-08

Former youth coach sentenced to 24 years for sex abuse WINCHESTER, England (AP) — A former youth team soccer coach has been sentenced to 24 years for sexually abusing teenage boys over a 25-year period. Bob Higgins, who ran the youth training programs at English clubs Southampton and Peterborough, was found guilty last month of 46 charges of indecent as...
15:51, 2019-06-12

Egypt sack coach after exit from Cup of Nations "Egypt coach Javier Aguirre became the first casualty of the Africa Cup of Nations as he was sacked just hours after the hosts were bundled out of the tournament by South Africa in the round of 16."...
10:17, 2019-07-07

Legendary ex-Louisville coach hospitalized after having stroke LOUISVILLE, Ky. — An official with Denny Crum’s foundation says the former Louisville coach has been hospitalized after recently suffering a stroke. Jonathan Israel, who is the principal fundraiser for the Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation, provided the information in a Twitter post attributed...
09:17, 2019-05-22

Longtime Nebraska softball coach placed on leave The longtime coach of the Nebraska softball team has been placed on administrative leave while administrators address concerns raised by players       ...
20:34, 2019-07-10

Huddersfield sack coach Jan Siewert after one win in seven months • Decision made after Friday night defeat by Fulham• Side have picked up just one Championship pointHuddersfield have sacked their manager, Jan Siewert, following their 2-1 home defeat by Fulham in the Championship night. The 37-year-old German managed only one victory from his 19 games in charge.Si...
03:00, 2019-08-17

| New Sharks coach confident of Currie Cup success New Sharks Currie Cup coach Sean Everitt is confident that the franchise can defend their title despite the fact they have lost a number of senior players....
08:00, 2019-07-04

Roma appoint Fonseca as new head coach "AS Roma have appointed Paulo Fonseca as their new coach with the former Shakhtar Donetsk boss signing a two-year contract, the Italian Serie A club said on Tuesday."...
14:17, 2019-06-11

Nibali not giving up on Tour ambitions just yet - coach "Vincenzo Nibali has not given up on being a contender at the Tour de France in the wake of a demanding Giro d’Italia despite losing ground in the first hilltop finish on Thursday, his coach said."...
17:00, 2019-07-12

Former Wildcat, Daniels, New Girls Coach at Woodford Co. Kentucky’s Erik Daniels celebrates their 89-73 win over Florida in the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Sunday, March 14, 2004. (AP Photo/John Bazemore) One former Kentucky Wildcat football player has hired another former Wildcat basketball p...
21:51, 2019-06-12

Famed 'Hoop Dreams' coach Pingatore dies at 83 Gene Pingatore, the winningest boys' basketball coach in Illinois history who gained national attention when he appeared in the 1994 documentary "Hoop Dreams,'' has died. He was 83....
05:17, 2019-06-28

"Why This Farce": BCCI Trolled After Shastri's Reappointment As Coach While many slammed the BCCI directly, saying that they were anything but sure of Ravi Shastri's reappointment, others criticised the CAC calling their decision a "farce"....
17:00, 2019-08-17

Security Firm Deploys AI as 'Virtual Coach' for Guards Allied Universal, a provider of facility services and security that was founded in the 1950s, is using artificial intelligence to help its guards better patrol buildings and sites....
16:00, 2019-08-14

German coach Jan Siewert sacked by Huddersfield Town The former Borussia Dortmund reserve team trainer had been in charge of the Championship outfit for just seven months. During that time he had overseen relegation from the Premier League while winning just one game....
09:34, 2019-08-17

Giants coach Pat Shurmur scrapes face after being tripped by dog It’s not just the players who are getting nicked up during training camp. Giants head coach Pat Shurmur was sporting a big scrape on the left side of his face Monday. He was playfully asked by a reporter who hit him. “Oh, nobody,” he said with a smile. “I was putting the dog ...
21:51, 2019-08-12

Ravi Shastri Among Six Shortlisted For India's Coach Job: Report The candidates will give a presentation to the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) headed by Kapil Dev, and a final decision will be arrived by end of this week or early next week....
22:51, 2019-08-12

Manuel, 75, back in Phils' dugout as hitting coach Charlie Manuel, the winningest manager in Phillies history, is returning to the dugout to serve as the team's new hitting coach. The 75-year-old Manuel last managed the team in 2013....
17:51, 2019-08-13

Cajuns coach: Pushed players to donate for unity Louisiana coach Billy Napier told ESPN that the program set up for his players to join the school's booster club is not mandatory and that the goal was to create awareness about raising scholarship money for student-athletes....
23:34, 2019-08-16

Qatar not at Copa America to take selfies with Messi, says coach Qatar will not be overawed by the sight of Lionel Messi in Sunday's Copa America Group B decider against Argentina, coach Felix Sanchez said as the Asian champions eye a historic triumph to take them into the quarter-finals....
23:51, 2019-06-22

Mets coach Chili Davis is getting it done while sticking it to Cubs CHICAGO — Opposite-field hits. Home runs. Line drives. Even hits against the shift. Mets hitters, led by Jeff McNeil’s magic bat and Pete Alonso’s raw polar bear power, put together quite the display Saturday at Wrigley Field, pouncing on the Cubs as they came away with 12 hits and an impressive 10-...
03:51, 2019-06-23

Versace, Givenchy and Coach say sorry over Chinese T-shirt anger American fashion brand Coach, French label Givenchy and Italian luxury brand Versace have been boycotted by some Chinese social media stars for suggesting that places like Hong Kong and Macau are separate from China....
15:34, 2019-08-12

The Falcons Are Bringing D.J. Durkin To Training Camp Because No Bad Coach Ever Goes Away Disgraced former Maryland Terrapins head coach D.J. Durkin will, bizarrely, be making an appearance in the NFL this year. As Atlanta Falcons training camp begins, the team has announced that Durkin will serve as a “guest coach,” which means he’ll watch practice for 10 days and consult with head coac...
00:17, 2019-07-23

Former LPGA No. 1 Lydia Ko is struggling. Her ex-coach blames her parents. “They need to let her go, let her fly, let her leave the nest ... and find her own way," David Leadbetter said of the parents of the former No. 1-ranked golfer....
21:17, 2019-08-07

New Zealand Coach Responds To Tendulkar's "Next Two Games" Wish For Dhoni India are yet to play New Zealand in the World Cup 2019 as the league match between the two nations was abandoned due to rain without a ball being bowled....
22:34, 2019-07-07

Yankees coach lives in image of paralyzed mom: ‘All Veterine’ Marcus Thames got the news he was dreading in October 2010. The Yankees had just beaten Minnesota in the ALDS, and while his teammates headed to Texas for the next round, the outfielder jumped on a plane back home to Louisville, Miss. His mom had pneumonia, bad. She regularly contracted it, a result...
14:51, 2019-07-09

Serena returned to tennis to hunt down Slam No. 24, says coach "Patrick Mouratoglou has steered Serena Williams to some of her greatest achievements, but the coach has never seen the American work as hard as she has to battle back from injury and illness in pursuit of a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title."...
17:00, 2019-07-10

Walt Michaels, former Jets head coach, dead at 89 Former Jets head coach Walt Michaels died Wednesday at the age of 89, his daughter Mary Ann told the Wilkes Barre Times-Leader. Michaels was the Jets’ coach for six seasons from 1977-83. His final game was the infamous Mud Bowl AFC title game in Miami. He was also the defensive coordinator whe...
19:34, 2019-07-11

Former New York Jets coach Walt Michaels dies at age 89 Walt Michaels, NY Jets' coach for six seasons starting in 1977, has died at 89. He went 39-47-1 and led the Jets to the AFC Championship game in 1982.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-12

Former New York Jets coach Walt Michaels dies at 89 Former New York Jets head coach Walt Michaels, who also served as defensive coordinator for the franchise's only Super Bowl-winning team, died at age 89....
05:51, 2019-07-12

Swimming: Sun doping case needs more 'clarity', says Australia coach Australia's head swimming coach has questioned a panel decision to clear Sun Yang of wrongdoing in refusing a doping test and urged anti-doping authorities to provide more transparency over the Chinese swimmer's case....
12:00, 2019-07-14

NYCFC coach freaks out over controversial loss to Red Bulls Daniel Royer scored his sixth and seventh goals of the season in the Red Bulls’ 2-1 win over New York City FC at Red Bull Arena on Sunday in a game rocked by controversy. Royer scored from the penalty spot before halftime to tie the match at 1-1. He then scored quickly after a disputed......
07:00, 2019-07-15

| Mother of Nigeria ex-national football coach kidnapped Gunmen have abducted the mother of former Nigerian football national team coach Ogere Siasia, relatives said, in the latest kidnapping targeting a sports star....
19:34, 2019-07-15

Alan Richardson stands down as coach of AFL club St Kilda Saints no chance of reaching AFL finals this yearBrett Ratten appointed caretaker for rest of seasonSt Kilda have become the third AFL club to join the chase for a new coach after Alan Richardson’s 126-game tenure came to an end. When it became clear that Richardson’s contract would not be extended ...
07:51, 2019-07-16

BCCI Releases Eligibility Criteria For Next India Coach The next head coach for Team India needs to be less than 60 years of age with a minimum international experience of two years with a Test-playing nation....
19:51, 2019-07-16

Ravi Shastri May Keep Job As Head Coach, Says BCCI Official Team India captain Virat Kohli and some of his boys are impressed with Ravi Shastri's style of functioning and want to retain him, a cricket board official told NDTV....
14:17, 2019-07-17

Baseball team's coach, 6, dresses down umpire after controversial out A summer collegiate baseball team’s pint-sized coach went viral for the second straight week but this time it was for losing his temper on an umpire....
22:17, 2019-07-17

Former UT-Arlington golf coach cited for sexual harassment A report from the University of Texas at Arlington says former golf coach Stuart Deane was found responsible for sexual harassment through inappropriate comments to some of his female athletes        ...
01:01, 2019-07-24

Ellis to step down as head coach of U.S. women's team "Jill Ellis, who led the U.S. women\u0027s national soccer team to consecutive World Cup victories, will step down as head coach in early October, U.S. Soccer said on Tuesday."...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Rooney 'in talks over player-coach role at Derby' "Wayne Rooney could be set for a sensational return to English football at Derby County, joining new manager Phillip Cocu in a player-coaching role."...
22:34, 2019-08-05

Prison date set for former UA assistant coach Book Richardson TUCSON – A prison date for former Arizona assistant coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson has been set in the college basketball corruption case. According to documents, Richardson must report to the Otisville’s minimum security satellite camp in Otisville, N.Y. by 2 p.m. on July 18. Richardson was senten...
04:51, 2019-07-03

Former NCAA coach gets 3-month sentence for bribery scheme Emanuel “Book” Richardson, a former University of Arizona basketball coach who admitted to taking bribes to steer players to sports managers when they go pro, is now the first of four coaches convicted in the kickback scheme to receive jail time. On Wednesday, a federal judge in Manhattan slapped Ri...
00:00, 2019-06-07

Iowa fires volleyball coach, cooperating with NCAA IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Iowa fired volleyball coach Bond Shymansky on Wednesday, saying an independent investigation by an outside law firm determined he committed a major NCAA rules violation. Iowa said Shymansky intentionally provided an impermissible benefit to a prospect who went on to compete fo...
00:00, 2019-06-20

| Fittest team will win Africa Cup of Nations says Nigeria coach Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr said he expects that after a demanding season in Europe, plus the heat in Egypt, will mean the fittest team will be crowned African champions....
22:34, 2019-06-06

Dipa Karmakar Will Return To Gymnastics When Fully Fit, Says Coach Dipa Karmakar's rehabilitation after a knee injury is taking longer than usual, forcing her out of the Asian Championships scheduled from June 13-16....
21:51, 2019-05-23

Despite double, Bayern coach Kovac waiting for assurances BERLIN (AP) — Niko Kovac is the first to win a domestic double in Germany as a player and coach, yet it may not be enough to keep his job as Bayern Munich coach. Kovac, whose side defeated Leipzig 3-0 in the German Cup final on Saturday, a week after clinching the Bundesliga title, is yet to be give...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Another coach to plead guilty in college admissions scandal The former head coach of the University of Southern California women’s soccer team has agreed to plead guilty for his role in the nationwide college admissions scandal that has ensnared high-profile parents including Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman, the feds announced Monday. Ali Khosroshahin, 49...
03:17, 2019-06-04

AC Milan set to announce departure of coach Gattuso - source "AC Milan will announce later on Tuesday that Gennaro Gattuso is stepping down as coach of the Italian Serie A side, a source close to the matter said."...
11:00, 2019-05-28

Ex-Louisville coach Denny Crum hospitalized with a stroke LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An official with Denny Crum’s foundation says the former Louisville coach has been hospitalized after recently suffering a stroke. Jonathan Israel, who is the principal fundraiser for the Denny Crum Scholarship Foundation, provided the information in a Twitter post attri...
09:17, 2019-05-22

Konta coach 'knew something would happen' with Briton's form "Jo Konta\u0027s coach Demitri Zavialoff \u0027knew something would happen\u0027 with the Briton\u0027s form ahead of her superb run in the French Open."...
21:51, 2019-06-03

Wisconsin assistant coach’s wife, daughter die in crash MILWAUKEE (AP) — The University of Wisconsin says the wife and daughter of men’s basketball assistant coach Howard Moore were killed in a Michigan automobile accident. Wisconsin’s athletic department said Moore’s wife, Jennifer, and their daughter, Jaidyn, were killed in the crash ...
17:00, 2019-05-26

New York Islanders hire Jim Hiller an assistant coach EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders have hired Jim Hiller as an assistant coach. The Islanders announced the addition to Barry Trotz’s staff Wednesday. Hiller spent the past four seasons as an assistant with the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was an assistant with the Detroit Red Wings du...
00:00, 2019-06-20

Blackhawks hire Marc Crawford as assistant coach CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks have hired Marc Crawford as an assistant coach on Jeremy Colliton’s staff. The 58-year-old Crawford was the interim head coach for Ottawa at the end of last season. He also has served as the head coach for Colorado, Vancouver, Los Angeles and Dallas, leadi...
01:34, 2019-06-05

Marseille hires Andre Villas-Boas as coach MARSEILLE, France (AP) — French club Marseille has hired Andre Villas-Boas as coach, hoping he can turn the former European champion into a contender again. The 1993 European Cup-winning club, which is owned by former Los Angeles Dodger owner Frank McCourt, says Villas-Boas has signed a two-year con...
18:17, 2019-05-28

Another ex-NCAA coach gets prison time in bribery scandal A Manhattan federal judge Friday meted out another prison sentence to a former NCAA Division I assistant basketball coach who copped to taking bribes to funnel college players to certain sports managers. This time it was a three-month sentence for Lamont Evans, 41, who admitted that, during his time...
00:51, 2019-06-08

No defensive mindset from Japan in opening draw: coach Japan coach Asako Takakura was adamant that her side never set up to be defensive against any opponent, despite a goalless draw with lowly-ranked Argentina in their World Cup opener in Paris on Monday....
19:51, 2019-06-11

Russian runner suspended for working with banned coach - AIU Russian runner Artyom Denmukhametov has been provisionally suspended for working with banned coach Vladimir Kazarin, the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) said on Friday....
18:51, 2019-06-14

Xavi Hernandez to coach Qatari champion Al-Sadd DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Barcelona great Xavi Hernandez will begin his coaching career with Qatari club Al-Sadd. Al-Sadd says Xavi is taking charge of the team he helped become Qatari league champion this season. The 39-year-old midfielder played four seasons with Al-Sadd after a storied 1...
18:17, 2019-05-28

Cunningham, Westhoff win assistant coach achievement award Mike Westhoff and the late Gunther Cunningham have won the 2019 Paul “Dr. Z” Zimmerman Award from the Professional Football Writers of America. Cunningham spent 33 of his 35 NFL seasons as an assistant coach, renowned for his feared defensive units in Kansas City over two stints and nine...
05:17, 2019-06-11

Former St. John’s baseball coach, player Russo dies at 74 NEW YORK (AP) — Former St. John’s baseball coach and player Joe Russo, who captained the team to the College World Series in 1966 as a slick-fielding shortstop and returned twice as the program’s skipper, has died. He was 74. The university announced Monday in a statement...
07:17, 2019-05-28

Montenegro fires coach for boycotting Kosovo game PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro has fired national coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic after he boycotted a European Championship qualifier against Kosovo. Tumbakovic did not turn up on Friday for the game, which Montenegro drew 1-1 in a dent to its hopes of reaching its first major tournament. The Mon...
16:00, 2019-06-08

UA Football Coach Kevin Sumlin rides at Indy 500 INDIANAPOLIS – University of Arizona head football coach Kevin Sumlin returned to the city he grew up in to ride during the Indy 500 weekend.  Coach Sumlin, who also suited up at Purdue, got to ride in a race car with legend Mario Andretti.  Here’s more from Sunday’s sportscast on ...
10:17, 2019-05-27

UA Women’s Golf’s Ianello named co-Pac-12 Coach of Year TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats head coach Laura Ianello earned Pac-12 Women’s Golf Co-Coach of the Year, the league announced Tuesday.  Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: Ianello split the honors with first-year USC head coach Justin Silverstein. Ianello has ...
08:00, 2019-06-05

Here Is How You Can Book An Entire Train, Coach From IRCTC Website IRCTC FTR: IRCTC's Full Tariff Rate or FTR service allows individuals or organisation to make bookings for an entire train or a coach through its website www.ftr.irctc.co.in. Individuals can book......
16:17, 2019-05-24

Warriors coach Kerr delivers gun violence message Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr delivered a pointed message via a T-shirt on Sunday, urging people to vote for those who will bring change to America's gun laws....
15:51, 2019-06-03

Bundesliga club Stuttgart name Tim Walter as new head coach Tim Walter is to take over as coach of Stuttgart at the beginning of the 2019-20 campaign. The Swabians are to face second-division side Union Berlin to try to secure their place in the Bundesliga for next season....
15:34, 2019-05-21

PSG coach Thomas Tuchel extends contract for another year Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his contract at the French champion for another year until June 2021, despite a disappointing second half of the season        ...
15:00, 2019-05-25

Nurse confirms he plans to coach Team Canada Raptors coach Nick Nurse said a deal for him to coach Team Canada was "just about done" during Toronto's first media availability since winning the NBA Finals....
01:01, 2019-06-17

| Reds coach endorses Jaguares in Super Rugby Reds coach Brad Thorn says Super Rugby teams should embrace playing the Jaguares, who have faced flak for fielding essentially the Argentina national team....
16:17, 2019-06-02

Phil Regan, Who Is 82 Years Old, Is Your New Mets Pitching Coach Any Major League Baseball franchise setting out to hire a pitching coach over 80 years of age would do well to get Phil Regan. He has had a distinguished and improbably eventful life in baseball, and a very long one. Regan’s first big-league manager, in 1960, was Jimmy Dykes, another lifer who made...
19:17, 2019-06-21

Entire U.S. squad hungry and ready, says coach Ellis The United States' squad is more motivated than ever, coach Jill Ellis said on Sunday after making seven changes in the 3-0 win against Chile in the women's World Cup to give her fringe players an opportunity to get rid of any tournament nerves....
09:17, 2019-06-17

Cavaliers hire Cal women's coach Gottlieb to staff Lindsay Gottlieb has become the first women's collegiate head coach to join an NBA team, leaving Cal-Berkeley to join John Beilein's staff with the Cleveland Cavaliers....
19:34, 2019-06-12

Stuttgart appoint Walter as head coach for next season "VfB Stuttgart have appointed Tim Walter as their coach from next season, with the 43-year-old signing a two-year-contract, the Bundesliga club said on Monday."...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Pelicans extend coach Gentry’s contract through 2021 METAIRIE, La. (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans basketball operations chief David Griffin says the club is exercising its option to extend coach Alvin Gentry’s contract through the 2020-21 season. Gentry has coached four seasons in New Orleans and made one playoff appearance, when New Orleans swept ...
06:34, 2019-06-18

Storm beat Sparks 84-62 in coach Hughes’ return EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — Jewell Loyd made a career-high five 3-pointers and scored 23 points and Seattle beat the Los Angeles Sparks 84-62 on Friday night in Storm coach Dan Hughes’ season debut. The 64-year-old coach shared his cancer diagnosis before the season began and underwent surgery to re...
07:17, 2019-06-22

South Korea must take France drubbing on the chin: coach South Korea coach Yoon Duk-yeo said his side would have to take their 4-0 drubbing in their women's World Cup opener against France on the chin and turn their minds immediately to their second match against Nigeria....
07:51, 2019-06-08

PSG extend Thomas Tuchel's contract as coach for another year German now set to stay with club until June 2021Tuchel: ‘I’m sure that the best is yet to come’Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel has extended his contract at the French champions for another year until June 2021, despite a disappointing second half of the season.The German coach replaced Unai ...
15:51, 2019-05-25

Cruelly denied by the Dutch, Kiwis will recover, says coach New Zealand had no reward for a dogged defensive display against the Netherlands on Tuesday when a stoppage-time goal denied them a point in their women's World Cup opener but coach Tom Sermanni says their campaign is far from over....
14:17, 2019-06-12

AFL strugglers Carlton sack coach Brendon Bolton Bolton leaves club after four season in charge‘I understand the reality of this caper,’ he saysBrendon Bolton fought back tears while saying he understands why Carlton sacked him as coach of the struggling AFL club, following crisis meetings among the club’s hierarchy on Monday morning.“I am obvious...
07:00, 2019-06-03

Reports: Mets fire pitching coach Eiland The New York Mets fired pitching coach Dave Eiland and bullpen coach Chuck Hernandez, according to multiple reports, in advance of their series opener at Chicago against the Cubs on Thursday night....
00:34, 2019-06-21

UA Coach Dick Tomey public memorial announced TUCSON –  Memorial services for legendary University of Arizona football coach Dick Tomey have been set for Friday, May 31. The public memorial will take place from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at McKale Center. Here’s more on Dick Tomey’s passing: TUCSON – After a five-month battle...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Antonio Conte named Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte has been named Inter Milan coach after being out of a job since June 2018 after being fired by English Premier League side Chelsea        ...
10:34, 2019-05-31

Hannover brings Mirko Slomka back as coach Hannover is bringing Mirko Slomka back as coach in its bid to secure an immediate return to the Bundesliga        ...
12:34, 2019-05-28

Liverpool coach Klopp wins Champions League on 3rd try MADRID (AP) — Juergen Klopp finally has another trophy. After losing his last six cup finals, a streak the charismatic manager put down to bad luck, luck was on his side on Saturday as he led Liverpool to Champions League glory. Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-0 in an ordinary final, but Klopp could shru...
03:01, 2019-06-02

Jim Mallinder dismisses speculation he could become next England head coach • Mallinder will take charge of England against the Barbarians• Head coach Eddie Jones has a break clause in his contractJim Mallinder has moved to distance himself from the England head coach role after speculation that he could be a candidate if Eddie Jones leaves after the World Cup.Mallinder, wh...
11:17, 2019-06-01

Durant has chance to play game five says Warriors coach Kerr Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr said on Sunday he was hopeful that MVP Kevin Durant would be fit for their must-win game five of the NBA Finals....
22:51, 2019-06-09

Ex-Auburn coach Terry Bowden to be Clemson grad intern CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — There’ll be another Bowden at Clemson. Football spokesman Ross Taylor said Monday that Terry Bowden is joining the program as an unpaid graduate intern as he pursues an advanced degree in athletic leadership at the university. Bowden, 63, is the younger brother of Tommy Bo...
21:34, 2019-06-10

Former major league coach, manager Frank Lucchesi dies at 92 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Frank Lucchesi, who replaced the fired Billy Martin as manager of the Texas Rangers in 1975 and was punched by a player upset over a demotion two years later, has died. He was 92. The Rangers said Lucchesi died Saturday. The San Francisco native lived in the Dallas area. Lucc...
20:17, 2019-06-09

Not Bothered With Virat Kohli's Comments On Head Coach, Says Gaekwad Anshuman Gaekwad, part of the Cricket Advisory Committee, which will choose the next head coach, said Virat Kohli's comments don't bother the committee....
23:01, 2019-07-31

Wisconsin coach Howard Moore walking after devastating car crash MADISON, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin said Monday assistant men’s basketball coach Howard Moore was up and walking at a hospital after a weekend automobile wreck in Michigan that killed his wife and daughter. The school also said Moore’s son, Jerell, had been released from a hospit...
06:00, 2019-05-28

An NFL coach left his wife’s side just after their son was born. She didn’t mind. Maybe Adam Gase should spend a little time with Bruce Arians. Gase, the New York Jets head coach, found the spotlight this week when a story in The Athletic described how, in 2013, he left his wife, J......
22:17, 2019-08-08

The Latest: Ex-Stanford coach avoids prison in bribery case BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the former Stanford sailing coach’s sentencing for his role in the college admissions bribery scheme (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A former head sailing coach at Stanford will avoid prison after he admitted to accepting bribes in the college admissions cheating schem...
21:51, 2019-06-12

Bangladesh Sack Coach Steve Rhodes After Lacklustre World Cup Bangladesh Cricket Board confirmed coach Steve Rhodes will not travel with the team to Sri Lanka, where Bangladesh will play three ODIs later this month....
01:17, 2019-07-09

Coach Sumlin talks about final scrimmage of Fall Camp TUCSON – Coach Kevin Sumlin and the U of A football team closed off Fall Camp with an early-morning scrimmage at Arizona Stadium before rain drizzled down.  Coach Sumlin said the team ran around 100 plays.  Here’s more from our Saturday sportscast:...
10:34, 2019-08-11

N4T Investigators: Former Sabino coach claims investigation was “botched,” is considering lawsuit TUCSON – The day after Sabino High School’s baseball team won the 2018 3A state championship, the father of one of its players sent an email to the Arizona Interscholastic Association, accusing the coaching staff of cheating. Subsequent investigations by the Tucson Unified School Distric...
08:00, 2019-07-09

| All Blacks coach winds back on domestic violence comments All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has moved to clarify comments he made in the wake of Sevu Reece's selection that downplayed the role of gender in domestic violence....
11:34, 2019-07-10

Art Briles Hired To Coach Football At Texas High School On a Friday evening news dump just before the start of a holiday weekend, the Mt. Vernon Independent School district announced that it had hired ex-Baylor coach Art Briles to lead the Texas high school’s football team. Superintendent Jason McCullough said during a Facebook live session that the scho...
19:17, 2019-05-25

Jill Ellis: where does a women's football coach go after two World Cup titles? The USA coach defied critics – including some in her locker room – to triumph in France. But she is unlikely to find a bigger job than her current oneJill Ellis is the most successful manager in women’s football. With back-to-back Women’s World Cup trophies, Ellis goes down in history as the only co...
13:00, 2019-07-10

Ex-Stanford sailing coach faces sentencing in U.S. college scandal A former Stanford University sailing coach is set to become the first person to be sentenced in the U.S. college admissions scandal after admitting he agreed to help wealthy parents secure spots for their children at the school in exchange for bribes....
14:00, 2019-06-12

Harvard fencing coach fired over sale of home to prospect's dad Harvard University has fired a fencing coach over the sale of his home for nearly double its assessed value to a wealthy businessman whose teenage son was later admitted to the school and joined the team....
20:51, 2019-07-10

Shane Warne named as coach of Lord’s Hundred team • Warne to take charge of London side in new tournament• ‘I love the concept of the Hundred,’ says former Australia spinnerShane Warne will coach the Lord’s-based London team in next year’s Hundred competition. The 49-year-old former leg-spinner, who took 708 Test wickets for Australia, has previous...
14:51, 2019-08-09

Former St. John's baseball coach, player Russo dies at 74 Former St. John's baseball coach and player Joe Russo, who captained the team to the College World Series in 1966 as a slick-fielding shortstop and returned twice as a coach, has died        ...
04:17, 2019-05-28

AP source: Grizzlies hire Taylor Jenkins as new head coach A person with knowledge of the decision says the Memphis Grizzlies have hired Milwaukee Bucks assistant Taylor Jenkins to be the team’s next head coach. The person says Jenkins is expected to be introduced at news conference on Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press Tuesday on con...
22:51, 2019-06-11

Men On The Moon So Why No Group-Stage Reserve Days: Bangladesh Coach The umpires' decision left tournament chiefs with the unwanted record for the most number of abandoned games at a World Cup, surpassing the two each at the 1992 and 2003 editions....
20:51, 2019-06-11

Steelers wide receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62 Darryl Drake, the wide receivers coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers, died Sunday morning, the team announced. He was 62. “We are at a loss for words following Darryl Drake’s passing this morning,” Steelers president Art Rooney II said in a statement. “Darryl had such an impact on th...
22:34, 2019-08-11

Algeria coach refuses to discuss Bensebaini self-slapping incident "Algeria coach Djamel Belmadi has refused to discuss a remarkable incident where defender Ramy Bensebaini used an opponent\u0027s arm to hit himself in the face during their match against Ivory Coast."...
16:51, 2019-07-13

George Morris, US Olympic equestrian medalist and coach, given lifetime ban Former US Olympic coach receives lifetime ban from SafeSportMorris, 81, won Olympic silver in team show jumping in 1960George Morris, a 1960 Olympic show jumping medalist and longtime equestrian coach and trainer, has received a lifetime ban for sexual misconduct involving a minor, a case that he sa...
21:34, 2019-08-06

Pro baseball league uses AI umpire for the first time, coach gets ejected for arguing with it You’re outta here! Professional baseball‘s first AI umpire – in the form of an automated strike zone – didn’t take long to chalk up its first ejection after 1988 Cy Young winner and current pitching coach of the Atlantic League’s Highpoint Rockers, Frank Viola Jr., was tossed for his profanity-laced...
03:00, 2019-07-20

Vikings hire ex-NFL vet Kaeding as part-time kicking coach EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have hired nine-year NFL veteran Nate Kaeding as a part-time kicking coach. Kaeding, a two-time Pro Bowl pick with the San Diego Chargers, has begun working with Vikings specialists this spring. He’s been at the practice facility a couple of times per ...
01:51, 2019-05-30

Dinamo Bucharest coach Neagoe suffers heart attack "Dinamo Bucharest coach Eugen Neagoe suffered a heart attack during his club\u0027s match against Universitatea Craiova in the Romanian league on Sunday but later was stable in hospital."...
14:34, 2019-07-22

"India Need A Specialist Spin Coach": Joshi Throws His Hat In The Ring Sunil Joshi is one of several applicants for a post with the Indian men's cricket team, with the Cricket Advisory Committee to name the new coaching staff in a few days....
19:51, 2019-08-06

Brazil coach says Neymar rape allegation is personal matter RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil coach Tite says the rape allegation against Neymar is a personal matter and he won’t judge the player. Tite spoke about the case for the first time as Brazil’s prepares to play in the Copa America. Tite says “I know this is a personal matter and there n...
19:34, 2019-06-03

After botched promotion, Hecking is Hamburg's latest coach After years of mismanagement, Hamburger SV is hoping experienced coach Dieter Hecking can lead the club back to the Bundesliga and keep it there        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Public memorial for late UA football coach Dick Tomey TUCSON –  Memorial services for legendary University of Arizona football coach Dick Tomey will begin at 9 a.m. on Friday. The public memorial will take place at McKale Center. Here’s more on Dick Tomey’s passing: After a five-month battle with lung cancer, Univerisity of Arizona l...
15:34, 2019-05-31

Northwestern paid football coach Pat Fitzgerald more than $5.1 million in 2017 Northwestern's new federal tax return shows that football coach Pat Fitzgerald received more than $5.1 million in compensation for 2017 calendar year.       ...
23:17, 2019-07-23

Tribute to life of Arizona Football Coach Dick Tomey TUCSON – Friday was the public memorial for Arizona’s all-time wins leader in football Dick Tomey. His legacy goes beyond victories on the football field. Here’s a tribute to Dick Tomey as-seen-on KVOA newscast. (Please look out for continued coverage on Dick Tomey’s funeral...
03:51, 2019-06-01

Aces coach Laimbeer surprised by ‘Land of the Lost’ stars Before he played for the Detroit Pistons and then went on to be a successful WNBA coach, Bill Laimbeer spent a season playing a Sleestak on the hit television show ‘Land of the Lost’...
17:51, 2019-07-31

Germany coach Loew in hospital, to miss Euro qualifiers "Germany coach Joachim Loew has been taken to hospital following an accident and will miss their upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers against Belarus and Estonia, the German Football Association said on Friday."...
16:34, 2019-05-31

Aces coach Laimbeer surprised by 'Land of the Lost' stars Before he played for the Detroit Pistons and then went on to be a successful WNBA coach, Bill Laimbeer spent a season playing a Sleestak on the hit television show "Land of the Lost."...
22:00, 2019-07-31

Give me a break: Japanese coach takes heat for resting ace A decision by a high school baseball coach to rest his star pitcher in a crucial qualifying game for the prestigious national tournament has the Japanese sports fraternity up in arms....
22:00, 2019-07-31

Will Ravi Shastri Continue As India Coach? Tom Moody Among Challengers Ravi Shastri's contract ended with the World Cup but he and his support staff have been given a 45-day extension for the West Indies tour that starts on Saturday....
23:01, 2019-07-31

Michigan's Howard becomes latest NBA player to coach college Michigan's hiring of Juwan Howard continues a recent trend of college programs hiring former NBA players        ...
10:34, 2019-05-31

Old Man Wayne Rooney Will Leave MLS To Be A Player-Coach At Derby County It looks like Wayne Rooney’s vacation in the United States will only last 18 months. Derby County manager Phillip Cocu confirmed, per the Guardian, on Tuesday that the 33-year-old Englishman will be moving back across the Atlantic in January to join Derby as a player-coach....
02:34, 2019-08-07

N4T Investigators: Former UA coach seen taking bribe, heard talking payoffs TUCSON – Former UA assistant basketball coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson doesn’t know that the man giving him an envelope containing $15,000 in cash is an FBI agent. The video is one of several undercover FBI videotapes and secretly-recorded phone calls obtained by the News 4 Tucson...
08:34, 2019-07-18

Montenegro football coach Tumbakovic fired over Kosovo game Football officials in Montenegro fired national coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic after he refused to lead the team in a qualifier with Kosovo. Tumbakovic's homeland Serbia does not recognize Kosovo as a country....
23:00, 2019-06-08

The shy girl from England who became US Soccer's record-breaking head coach A few hours before Sunday's Women's World Cup final, John Ellis will seat himself at his organ and play "You'll Never Walk Alone," Liverpool Football Club's stirring anthem....
20:00, 2019-07-05

| Mendu tells Kaizer Chiefs to hire a local coach Former Kaizer Chiefs midfielder Jabulani Mendu believes the club need to hire a South African coach to help restore the fortunes of the Glamour Boys....
12:51, 2019-05-28

Gold Coast Titans sack coach Garth Brennan Brennan axed after just 12 wins from 40 matchesAssistants Craig Hodges and Luke Burt will take over as interim coachesGold Coast have sacked coach Garth Brennan, two days after a 24-2 defeat to Penrith left the club rooted to the bottom of the NRL ladder. Brennan’s future was in doubt with the findi...
08:17, 2019-07-14

Soccer: Brazil's Marta will not start Jamaica game - coach Brazil forward Marta will not start her team's opening game against Jamaica at the women's World Cup on Sunday because of a thigh problem, coach Vadao said on Saturday....
17:51, 2019-06-08

| Where is the Loew? Germany's youngsters face Euro qualifiers without coach Germany coach Joachim Loew will be watching on television as his fresh-faced young team take on Belarus in the first of two upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers....
17:34, 2019-06-08

Montenegro fire Serbian coach over Kosovo qualifier boycott "Montenegro have fired their Serbian coach Ljubisa Tumbakovic after he pulled out of Friday\u0027s Euro 2020 qualifier against Kosovo, the country\u0027s football association (FSCG) said on Saturday."...
11:51, 2019-06-08

Germany coach Loew told to rest after sporting accident BERLIN (AP) — Germany coach Joachim Loew will miss the side’s upcoming European Championship qualifiers against Belarus and Estonia to recover from a sporting accident. The German soccer federation says “an artery was squeezed and it is necessary that he remains stationary. The treatment...
13:17, 2019-05-31

Raid on Nets continues as Timberwolves nab assistant coach Prigioni The Minnesota Timberwolves came back for more. The team picked off a member of the Nets staff for the second time this offseason, nabbing Pablo Prigioni as an assistant coach. Prigioni, 40, who served at Brooklyn’s player development coach, will instead focus on the Timberwolves’ offense...
22:00, 2019-06-07

Coach on French Open star Amanda Anisimova: 'Just a matter of when' Amanda Anisimova's meteoric rise to the top of the tennis world at the 2019 French Open came as a surprise to many, but her coach saw it coming. He told UPI that the 17-year-old is here to stay....
23:17, 2019-06-06

New Zealand Coach Wants Rules Review After "Hollow" World Cup Final New Zealand coach Gary Stead said such a thrilling match, which has been hailed by many experts as the greatest one-day game in history, deserved a better way to determine the result....
10:34, 2019-07-16

New Zealand coach: ICC should consider trophy share in future after final drama • Black Caps coach declines to blame umpiring error for loss• Stead says losing in such a manner a ‘very hollow feeling’The New Zealand coach, Gary Stead, has shrugged off the debate over whether an umpiring error denied the Black Caps World Cup final glory against England, saying umpires are “human...
15:17, 2019-07-16

Milan coach Gattuso leaves club by mutual agreement MILAN (AP) — AC Milan has confirmed that coach Gennaro Gattuso will leave the club by “mutual agreement.” The announcement on Tuesday came shortly after the club also confirmed that sporting director Leonardo has resigned. The departures follow in the wake of Milan’s failure to qua...
18:17, 2019-05-28

| Sharks confirm 'amicable' departure of coach Robert du Preez After five seasons with the Sharks, initially as an assistant coach and thereafter as head coach, Robert du Preez has parted ways with the KwaZulu-Natal franchise....
17:00, 2019-07-17

Mike Krzyzewski to coach his grandson as a Duke walk-on in 2019-20 Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski will get the opportunity to welcome a family member to his team next season. Michael Savarino will be a preferred walk-on.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-06

Nigeria ready to fulfill potential at women's World Cup, says coach Nigeria have been unable to translate their dominance of African football into consistent success at the women's World Cup but coach Thomas Dennerby says his side have the potential to reach the latter stages of the upcoming tournament in France....
11:17, 2019-05-29

FFA director issues apology to sacked Matilda's coach Stajcic Football Federation Australia board director Heather Reid issued a public apology to former national women's team coach Alen Stajcic on Friday for fuelling speculation that his shock sacking in January was for misconduct....
11:00, 2019-05-31