Chappell led Wake Forest to the Final Four in 1962 and was the top scorer for the Knicks in 1963-64, averaging more than 17 points per game.
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He’s a ‘diva.’ He ‘doesn’t have a post game.’ And he’s ‘really cocky.’ The Lakers’ newest star has not been embraced by many Kobe devotees.
Lin missed all but one game of the 2017-18 season after injuring his knee in the opener.
Amid pundits and fans saying the 2016 spike in N.B.A. compensation led to a lopsided league, Roberts defended the players’ union’s position.
Playing with the Boston Celtics, Ramsey pioneered a versatile role in pro basketball while with seven championship teams, earning him a place in the sport’s Hall of Fame.
The Spurs made an offer to bring back Parker, the free-agent guard who has spent his entire 17-year career in San Antonio, but he has decided to move on.
Anthony, currently a forward in Oklahoma City, is expected to part ways with the Thunder before the end of the summer. The Rockets may be his next stop.
Her four-decade devotion to the Knicks was legend — she’d even straighten Jeff Van Gundy’s tie — though she wasn’t too happy about those ticket prices.
Calls for changing N.B.A. playoff seeding to favor the dominant Western Conference won’t be answered in the East. With LeBron joining the Lakers, half the league sees an easier path to the finals.
LeBron James as a Laker makes the Western Conference absurd. Time for most of the East to become the Far Eastern Conference.
While the former Pelicans big man is still recovering from a ruptured Achilles’ tendon, he gives the team the one thing it has lacked: A dominant center.
Some aggressive shoving led to a full-scale brawl with 13 combined ejections and an eventual forfeit by the Philippines.
Should the gambling industry be required to use league-approved “official data”? Britain’s data collection experience provides a preview of the battles to come in the United States.
Will the Lakers be a contender? Not with their current roster. Will James tolerate LaVar Ball’s usual antics? Unlikely. Is the West supreme? It is.
LeBron James, like Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Shaquille O’Neal before him, was drawn to Los Angeles. But can he deliver like they did?
In a move that was somewhat expected yet still surprising, the 14-time All-Star left the Cleveland Cavaliers, signing a four-year deal with Los Angeles.
The N.B.A.’s free agency period officially began at 12:01 a.m. Now that James has landed, the rest of the league needs to be sorted out.
No other sports league has a free agency quite like the N.B.A., but the action is at a standstill until LeBron James decides where he wants to go.
The greatest basketball player in the world might join a new team, instantly making it a title contender. Or he might stay with the Cavaliers.
The free-agent market opens at 12:01 a.m. Eastern on Sunday. James might end up in Cleveland after all.