Basketball

Tamera Young
Wilmington’s Tamera Young set to return to action on Tuesday
Former Laney Buccaneer Tamera Young has missed more than six weeks of the WNBA season for the Chicago Sky. Young expects to return to the court on Tuesday if her thumb continues to heal over the weekend. Sat, 08/01/2015 - 11:00am
Josiah  Brown
5-year-old phenom from Wilmington keeps hooping it up
Hoop Dreams in the Port City. Everyone who sees Josiah Brown play basketball in Wilmington says the same thing. They've never seen a talent like Josiah at the age of 5-years-old. We showcased Josiah last year and we couldn't wait to feature the hoops sensation again. Thu, 07/23/2015 - 9:00pm
Former Memphis Tiger David Pellom officiates a game at the new Wilmington Basketball Center
New option for indoor hoops in New Hanover County
The Wilmington Basketball Center has been open for just over a month. The Ogden facility features two full-size basketball courts. Tue, 07/21/2015 - 11:37pm
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Kevin Keatts and Adell Harris rewarded with contract extensions
The victories on the court are starting to pay off literally for UNCW basketball coaches Kevin Keatts and Adell Harris. Mon, 07/20/2015 - 6:40pm
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NCAA tweaks March Madness seeding rules for more flexibility
The NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Committee is making some changes to how it seeds teams for March Madness. Mon, 07/20/2015 - 1:32pm
NBA
ABC to debut Saturday night NBA coverage in January
ABC will add to its NBA coverage next season with the debut of a Saturday night game in January. Fri, 07/17/2015 - 11:11am
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Wilmington basketball team captures USBA national title
The Wilmington Waves basketball team captured the 9th grade USBA Boys Nationals title on Saturday in Atlanta. Former UNCW basketball forward Tiger Aldrich is the head coach of the Waves. Sat, 07/11/2015 - 9:07pm
Charlotte will host the NBA All-Star game in 2017.
Charlotte Hornets to host NBA All-Star game in 2017
The Charlotte Hornets will host the 2017 All-Star game. Tue, 06/23/2015 - 12:07pm
Meadowlark Lemon
Meadowlark Lemon responds to child support claims from ex-wife, son
Wilmington native and basketball legend Meadowlark Lemon is responding to reports earlier this week that his ex-wife and adult son are suing over unpaid child support dating back decades. Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:51pm
The front gates to Michael Jordan's estate in Highland Park, IL, feature his iconic jersey number (Source: John S. Eckert/Redfin.com)
Jordan cuts price on Chicagoland mansion sale
Want to live like one of the greatest athletes in history? You can, for the bargain price of $14.855 million. Fri, 05/15/2015 - 4:03pm