Spunky seniors rule the court at granny basketball – Winona Daily News

Barb Trammel is ruthless in her recruitment of granny basketball players. “I’ll walk around Wal-Mart and hand out business cards to anyone who looks around the right age,” said Trammel, 72, president of the Granny Basketball League. “She likes tall,” added player Lu Miller, 62. “That’s right,” Trammel agreed. “Tall gray-haired ladies.” Trammel, of De […]

Top recruits address college basketball scandal: 'It's unfortunate. It's crazy.' – Yahoo Sports

Top recruits address college basketball scandal: 'It's unfortunate. It's crazy.' – Yahoo Sports

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Two top high school basketball stars publicly identified in the federal investigation that’s rocked the recruiting landscape addressed the scandal on Saturday afternoon at USA Basketball’s junior team minicamp. Arizona commitment Jahvon Quinerly said neither he nor his family have been contacted by federal authorities. He declined comment when asked if […]

Warriors enjoying Shanghai, the center of China's basketball mania – SFGate

Warriors enjoying Shanghai, the center of China's basketball mania – SFGate

http://www.sfgate.com/warriors/article/Warriors-enjoying-Shanghai-the-center-of-12259602.php By Connor Letourneau Updated 6:09 pm, Friday, October 6, 2017 ‘); var sct = document.getElementById(“HDN-OB-WIDGET-MARKUP”); sct.parentNode.removeChild(sct); })(); Klay Thompson signs autographs for Chinese fans outside the Warriors’ hotel in Shanghai. Klay Thompson signs autographs for Chinese fans outside the Warriors’ hotel in Shanghai. Photo: Connor Letourneau Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors talks […]

Arizona basketball scandal: AD Dave Heeke says Sean Miller works with 'high integrity' – Arizona Daily Star

While meeting with reporters briefly after Thursday’s Arizona basketball news conference, Arizona athletic director Dave Heeke threw firm support behind coach Sean Miller. “Sean always runs a program of high integrity and honesty and we’re always supportive of that,” Heeke said. When asked if that statement suggested he found Miller not guilty of wrongdoing during […]

'You're gonna pay': Kentucky basketball fans trolled and threatened referee, lawsuit says – Washington Post

'You're gonna pay': Kentucky basketball fans trolled and threatened referee, lawsuit says – Washington Post

Kentucky head coach John Calipari argues with referee John Higgins in the South Regional final game against North Carolina in Memphis. (AP) The anger went nuclear shortly after the final buzzer. The Elite Eight matchup between the University of North Carolina and the University of Kentucky last March in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament ended on […]