Sylvia Fowles was enjoying the profession

Welcome to Layup Lines, the NBA’s daily newsletter where we’ll prepare you for information on tonight’s action, from what to watch to the stakes. Subscribe here To get him Delivered to your inbox every afternoon What’s good, family. Once again, Sykes is here to introduce another edition of Layup Lines. Today we celebrate Sylvia Fowles. … Read more

The NBA announced the retirement of Bill Russell’s No. 6 shirt throughout the league in honor of the 11-time champion

CNN – The National Basketball Association The NBA announced Thursday that it will permanently retire to the Basketball Hall of Fame Bill RussellThe number 6 shirt throughout the league. Russell, who died on July 31 at the age of 88, won 11 NBA titles with the Boston Celtics and became the first player to retire … Read more

Best case, worst case: Can James Harden turn back the clock and get his old self back?

James Harden has to be one of the most polarizing stars of the modern basketball era. He’s garnered a slew of loyal fans who will (and do) go to fight for him every day, inspiring his loyalists with a streak of continued excellence in Houston. There are also critics and skeptics, who point out that … Read more

Kyle Kuzma scored 67 goals against rookie of the year Scotty Barnes at a high school gym in Salt Lake City. Andy Larsen wrote that it was a pleasure watching it

Oh, I don’t know, there was about half a billion dollars worth of basketball talent at Highland High on Tuesday night. Thanks to the magic of professional basketball, four NBA players played nearly 40 minutes against each other in front of about 1,000 fans on Salt Lake City’s east side. Three of the participants were … Read more

NBA late to retire Bill Russell shirt number

The NBA failed several moments to honor Bill Russell. picture: AP Shame on the NBA. On the surface, it is a great honor to Permanently retired No. 6 Bill Russell. The league, along with the players’ union, announced Thursday that its number will not be issued to any player from now on. It was appropriate. … Read more

Aspiring female Yao: 6-10 Han Shuo makes a mark in WNBA, China

NEW YORK (Associated Press) — Han Shuo grew up adoring Yao Ming, fascinated by the giant 7-foot-6 shadow of the Hall of Famer every time he steps onto the NBA stadium. Standing from 6 to 10, Han would like to emulate Yao’s influence – including his influence on sports in China. The New York Post … Read more

Becky Hammon is thriving in his first season as coach of the WNBA for the Aces

NEW YORK (AFP) – When Becky Hammon learned it was time to leave the NBA last winter after working as an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs for eight seasons, she faced a tough choice. She had to choose between two WNBA franchises she once played for, both of whom lobbied hard to make … Read more

Meet the local artist credited with creating and designing the original San Antonio Spurs logo

Saint Anthony – This story originally aired on KSAT News Now, airing Monday through Friday at 11am on KSAT.com, KSAT+ and YouTube Live. Watch KSAT news now here. The San Antonio Spurs logo is one of the most popular professional sports logos across the country, but for nearly 50 years, it was just another project … Read more