- Atlanta mayor mulling plan to upgrade or replace Hawks arena Updated: Jul-24-15 12:45 pm
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks are exploring three options for upgrading their home court, including renovating Philips Arena or building on the Civic Center site, Mayor Kasim Reed said on Thursday.
- Guard stabbed at Philadelphia prison where pope plans visit Updated: Jul-23-15 6:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA - An inmate stabbed a corrections officer with a makeshift nail at a Philadelphia prison where Pope Francis is planning a September visit, but officials said Thursday they remain confident in their ability to ensure his safety.
- Oklahoma City Thunder plans open Thunder Girls auditions Updated: Jul-23-15 3:18 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma City Thunder is planning an open audition for the 2015-16 Thunder Girls dance team.
- Wizards F Dudley sidelined by lower back surgery Updated: Jul-21-15 8:41 pm
WASHINGTON - The Washington Wizards say forward Jared Dudley will be sidelined for three to four months following lower back surgery.
- Wisconsin Assembly to vote next week on Bucks arena bill Updated: Jul-20-15 2:32 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Wisconsin state Assembly plans to vote next week on a public financing deal to pay for a new Milwaukee Bucks arena.
- FIU signs 7-year marketing deal with Van Wagner Updated: Jul-20-15 11:24 am
MIAMI - Florida International is the first college to sign a multimedia rights contract with Van Wagner Sports and Entertainment.
- With Isiah Thomas, Liberty set a foundation for a turnaround Updated: Jul-17-15 6:00 pm
NEW YORK - Twenty minutes after the New York Liberty finish practice, Isiah Thomas hits the court to work with rookie point guard Brittany Boyd.
- Capitals owner remains committed to building around Ovechkin Updated: Jul-11-15 4:45 pm
ARLINGTON, Virginia - Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis said Saturday that "I feel I haven't met my commitment" to Alex Ovechkin "that we would build a team that would be able to win Stanley Cups."
- Benton family feud to continue in New Orleans federal court Updated: Jul-10-15 10:42 am
NEW ORLEANS - A federal judge has ruled that Tom Benson's lawsuit seeking to cut his daughter and grandchildren out of ownership in the Saints and Pelicans will continue in New Orleans.
- IRS reaches $388 million deal with ex-Pistons owner's estate Updated: Jul-08-15 4:47 pm
- NC State juggles roster, coaching roles in bumpy offseason Updated: Jul-07-15 5:48 pm
RALEIGH, North Carolina - North Carolina State headed into an offseason full of optimism. Things have been a bit bumpier than expected for coach Mark Gottfried.
- Duke names 8 new trustees, including NBA commissioner Updated: Jul-07-15 11:09 am
DURHAM, North Carolina - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Apple CEO Tim Cook are among the eight new members of Duke University's board of trustees.
- NBA player returns to Ames for holiday parade Updated: Jul-03-15 7:56 am
AMES, Iowa - An Ames native and member of the NBA champion Golden State Warriors is serving as grand marshal for his hometown's Fourth of July parade.
- Senate leader promises vote on Bucks arena plan next week Updated: Jul-01-15 11:41 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Wisconsin Senate's Republican leader says he plans to vote on a bill to fund a new Milwaukee Bucks arena next week.
- Bill would create special license plates for Trail Blazers Updated: Jun-30-15 10:07 pm
SALEM, Oregon - Portland Trail Blazers fans may soon be able to display their love for the team on their license plates.
- Prevailing wage, Bucks arena won't be in budget Updated: Jun-30-15 8:42 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Details of an agreement on major budget issues reached by Republicans on Tuesday:
- Bucks arena, prevailing wage may come in special session Updated: Jun-30-15 8:19 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Legislature may vote on a financing deal for a Milwaukee Bucks arena and changes to the prevailing wage law in a special session.
- Vos says he has votes to pass Bucks deal in Assembly Updated: Jun-29-15 3:53 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Republican Assembly Speaker Robin Vos says he has enough votes to pass a financing plan for a $500 million Milwaukee Bucks arena that relies on $250 million from state and local taxpayers.