Basketball

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
A Pennsylvania man was arrested after a fight over who is the better basketball player: Michael Jordan or LeBron James.
Man charged in fight over whether Jordan or LeBron is better
Police say an argument over whether Michael Jordan or LeBron James is a better basketball player ended in a Pennsylvania man's arrest on aggravated assault and other charges. Mon, 04/20/2015 - 2:50pm
WWAY’s Sarah Murphy tangles with Globetrotters Sunday at Trask
Get ready for basketball wizardry as the Harlem Globetrotter take on the Washington Generals Sunday afternoon at Trask Coliseum. Fri, 03/27/2015 - 6:21pm
The Cape Fear Academy Basketball Challenge begins
The Cape Fear Academy Basketball Challenge tipped off Wednesday. It's a three day event that will wrap up on Saturday. Wednesday's action included one of the best dunks of the season. Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:39am
Christmas Day means special programming on WWAY & ABC
Christmas Day is full of special programming on WWAY and ABC. It starts first thing in the morning, as WWAY takes a look back at what happened in the Cape Fear area in 2014. Wed, 12/24/2014 - 10:39pm
Tuesday Night Sports
Connor Barth is back in the NFL. He's wearing orange again, but this time for a Super Bowl contender. The high school basketball season is underway; highlights from a pair of games and a preview of the Laney/WWAY Invitational. Please click on icon for Tuesday night's sports. Wed, 11/26/2014 - 5:54am
Wilmington Waves win national title in hoops; update on Hoggard coach Scott Braswell & more
The Wilmington Waves 7th grade basketball team captured a national title for travel basketbal in Myrtle Beach. Hoggard football coach Scott Braswell is back in Wilmington. The 2014 baseball season is now over for the Wilmington Sharks. The playoffs will start on Wednesday, but the Sharks won't be included. Tue, 08/05/2014 - 3:31am
Jones files bill to rename Wilmington post office after Meadowlark Lemon
Rep. Walter Jones (R-3rd District) today introduced a bill to name a Wilmington post office after basketball star and Port City native Meadowlark Lemon. Tue, 07/29/2014 - 7:25pm
4-year-old hoops phenom from Wilmington outplays age, size
In 11 more years Josiah Brown will likely be playing high school basketball in Wilmington. That sounds like an extremely long wait, but it makes sense due to Josiah's age. This Wilmington phenom hasn't even reached kindergarten yet. Wed, 07/02/2014 - 3:41am