Basketball Timeline

LA Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer To Ban Apple Products From His Team

Ex-Microsoft CEO: No More iPads For LA Clippers

Microsoft CEO-turned-Clippers owner Steve Ballmer bought the Los Angeles Clippers a month ago, and it’s not surprising what one of the first items on his agenda is. Ballmer revealed in an interview with Reuters that he plans to ban iPads and other Apple products from the Clippers’ organization, both on the court and off during… Read more »

Ex-NBA Star Rex Chapman Arrested For Shoplifting $14k From Apple Store

Former Pro Basketball Player Rex Chapman Was Arrested For Shoplifting $14,000 Worth Of Apple Products

Retired NBA star Rex Chapman has been arrested and accused of stealing $14,000 worth of Apple products from a Scottsdale, Arizona Apple store. Chapman, whose professional career began in 1988 with the Charlotte Hornets and was followed by stints with the Miami Heat and the Washington Bullets, reportedly picked up the merchandise in the store… Read more »

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Atlanta Hawks Owner Bruce Levenson Not Racist

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NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar insists that Atlanta Hawks controlling owner Bruce Levenson isn’t a racist. As detailed in a previous story in The Inquisitr, Levenson has announced that he will be selling off his stake in the NBA franchise following the self-reported revelation of a racist email he sent regarding Hawks fans in 2012. Levenson… Read more »

Geno Auriemma Violated NCAA Rules By Calling Mo’ne Davis

Geno Auriemma Rules Violation Mo'Ne Davis

Geno Auriemma reportedly violated an NCAA secondary rule when he called Mo’ne Davis to congratulate her on her performance at the Little League World Series last month. The ace of the Philadelphia Taney Dragons team didn’t keep it a secret that she loves basketball even more than baseball. Auriemma is the head coach for the… Read more »

Coach K Not Retiring Anytime Soon

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Many people look forward to retiring at a certain stage in life. Coach K isn’t one of those people. CBS Sports is reporting that Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is moving forward with plans to remain the coach at Duke for a while longer. Steve Wojciechowski, new coach at Marquette University, was Coach K’s assistant… Read more »

Kenneth Faried ‘Extremely Surprised’ To Make Team USA

Kenneth Faried Suprised To Make Team USA

Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets has made the final cut for Team USA. But according to Aaron J. Lopez, a beat writer with the Denver Nuggets, Faried was “extremely surprised” not only to make the cut, but to also be named a starter: #Nuggets F @KennethFaried35 enjoying experience with #USAMNT; says he was "extremely… Read more »

Kevin Durant: Endorsement Offer From Under Armour Reportedly $265 Million

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Kevin Durant has reportedly been offered more than a quarter of a billion dollars to endorse athletic clothing company Under Armour, sources close to the Oklahoma City Thunder star are claiming. The NBA All-Star is being courted by the clothing brand, which has started a bidding war with Nike over his endorsement. This week Durant’s… Read more »

Intruders Break Into Ray Allen’s House, Police Don’t Arrest Them

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Several teenage “partygoers” broke into NBA superstar Ray Allen’s Coral Gables, Florida, home yesterday morning, and police didn’t arrest any of them. Police say that the group of teens had been partying next door to Ray Allen’s residence and decided at 2:30 am to check out the home of the Miami Heat free agent, according… Read more »