Basketball Headlines

  • Former NBA player Glen Davis avoids jail time in marijuana bust

    ABERDEEN, Md. — Former NBA player Glen “Big Baby” Davis has agreed to pay $15,000 to avoid jail time on drug charges. News outlets report the forward had faced up to five years in jail. He was arrested at a Maryland hotel with 126 grams (4 ounces) of marijuana and a briefcase containing $92,000 last

    New York Post
  • Dwight Howard to Begin On-Court Work After Surgery on Spine Injury

    Washington Wizards big man Dwight Howard has played just nine games this season, but he is reportedly taking steps toward a comeback heading into the stretch run

    Bleacher Report
  • Michigan Gov. Whitmer blocks immigrant detention plan

    Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has blocked the sale of a former Michigan prison that was proposed as the site of a privately operated federal immigration detention center

    ABC News
  • Nets look for home cushion ahead of brutal road stretch

    With the NBA All-Star break ending, the Nets come out of the layoff Thursday against Portland. And despite exceeding expectations before the break, they’re going to have to tighten up their game to survive the league’s third-toughest schedule in the second half. The Nets are clinging to the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference. Coach

    New York Post
  • The Kevin Durant pal who could be a factor in any Knicks deal

    One theory is Kevin Durant needs another star companion such as Kyrie Irving to make the leap to New York — which is why Knicks brass was so eager to create the extra cap space with the Kristaps Porzingis trade. Knicks president Steve Mills may also want to save a couple of bucks for Durant’s

    New York Post
  • Georgetown rescinds honorary degree for defrocked McCarrick

    Georgetown University has rescinded an honorary degree it bestowed in 2004 on then-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who was defrocked last week

    ABC News