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Soldier dad surprises kids at Utah Jazz game
U.S. Army Major Sam Sanderson has been apart from his two children for many holidays and birthdays during his nearly 20-year military career. So when Sanderson, a communications officer for the 19th Special Forces Group (Airborne) in Salt Lake City, Utah, returned from his most recent Middle East
Boston Celtics get top pick in NBA draft thanks to Nets trade
A day after reaching the Eastern Conference finals, the Boston Celtics won the NBA draft lottery, earning the No. 1 pick. The Celtics will be followed by the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers. Boston becomes the first team to finish with the top record in a conference and then pick first
Today in History
Today in History Today is Tuesday, May 16, the 136th day of 2017. There are 229 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On May 16, 1868, the U.S. Senate failed by one vote to convict President Andrew Johnson as it took its first ballot on the eleven articles of impeachment against him.
Ex-Trail Blazers guard Brandon Roy injured in shooting
Former NBA All-Star guard Brandon Roy was injured in a shooting over the weekend in the Los Angeles area, according to authorities. Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. Joseph Williams said Wednesday that Roy was one of four people shot in Compton on Saturday.? He said Roy and the three other victims
Reports: Ex-Trail Blazers guard Brandon Roy injured in shooting
Former NBA All-Star guard Brandon Roy was injured in a shooting over the weekend in the Los Angeles area, according to multiple reports. According to KING-TV, Roy was treated in Southern California before returning to Washington state, where he is a head coach at Seattle's Nathan Hale High School.
Mock Draft 4.1: New top-10 picks, new lottery teams
Editor's note (April 18 This mock draft has been updated to reflect the latest draft order update following the end of the NBA regular season and tiebreaker draws, as well as Miles Bridges' decision to return to Michigan State for his sophomore season. It's time for our first mock draft after the
Sources: Wolves, others inquire about Knicks' Derrick Rose
The Minnesota Timberwolves have reached out to the New York Knicks recently to discuss potential trades for N.Y. point guard Derrick Rose , sources told ESPN. Rose, a free agent this summer, played for seven seasons under current Timberwolves and ex- Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau. It is unclear
Sources: Pistons discuss sending Reggie Jackson to Magic
The Detroit Pistons have discussed a trade with the Orlando Magic that would send point guard Reggie Jackson to the Magic in exchange for a package headlined by D.J. Augustin and Jeff Green , according to league sources. While it's not yet clear whether these talks will progress past the discussion
Top 25 under 25: Which young NBA stars have the most upside?
Based on future potential, who are the NBA's top 25 to watch? Amin Elhassan, Kevin Pelton and David Thorpe ranked their top 25 players under age 25 to create this new list of the league's elite young talent. Note: Each writer's individual rankings are listed at the bottom. 1. Anthony Davis New