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Former Golden State Warriors Alvin Attles, right, and Bob Lanier, second from left, unveil retired Warriors jersey of Wilt Chamberlain as Chamberlain's sister, Barbara Lewis, applauds.

Wilt Chamberlain postage stamp signals a shift

Dec 5, 2014
Pro basketball player joins a list of recent postal honorees who don't have squeaky-clean pasts.
Posted In: usps, stamps, basketball
The Adidas shoes of Dwight Howard, No. 12 of the Houston Rockets, are seen during the game against the Detroit Pistons at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas.

Nike dominates basketball shoes. Adidas wants in.

Nov 14, 2014
Thanks to the Air Jordan, Nike has over 90 percent of the basketball shoe market.
Posted In: basketball, Adidas, Nike, Air Jordans
Mason Plumlee (C) of the Brooklyn Nets reacts to losing the ball against the Boston Celtics during their NBA game March 21, 2014. The two teams will play again this Sunday, only this time, the experimental pre-game will be four minutes shorter than usual.

The NBA's experiment: offering fans a shorter game

Oct 15, 2014
The NBA experiments with a shorter game this Sunday. But does it mean less is more for basketball?
Posted In: Sports, NBA, basketball

How LeBron James is changing how athletes are paid

Jul 4, 2014
More athletes are making their money off the court than on it.
Posted In: basketball, Sports, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony
O'BANNON BROTHERS

Landmark trial begins in NCAA case

Jun 9, 2014
A look at who profits from college basketball, and where that money should go.
Posted In: NCAA, basketball

For NBA, courting Steve Ballmer could be a strategic move

May 30, 2014
Getting one of the world's richest people to replace Donald Sterling is a big win for the NBA.
Posted In: NBA, basketball, Clippers, Steve Ballmer, Donald Sterling

How data is changing the game of basketball

Jan 27, 2014
Basketball teams are using GPS trackers and other technology to improve.
Posted In: basketball, Sports, Gaming the System

Nets, Hawks game underscores NBA's European hopes

Jan 16, 2014
NBA officials have made it clear; they want to expand the brand in Europe.
Posted In: NBA, basketball, London

Consider the basketball: NBA swaps out balls for a new crop

Oct 25, 2013
Spalding is rushing to make basketballs with the new NBA commissioner’s autograph so they’re ready when he takes office.
Posted In: NBA, David Stern, basketball, business of sports, Sports

NCAA policy hits poor, minority neighborhoods hardest

Jul 8, 2013
An ongoing lawsuit between former and current collegiate athletes and the NCAA bring to light the inherent unfairness in the amateur system.
Posted In: NCAA, college sports, lawsuits, basketball

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