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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Urges Police, Black Community to Engage in ‘Conversation’
Former NBA All-Star Kareem Abdul-Jabbar urged police and the black community to start having meaningful conversations following both the recent targeted killings of law enforcement officers and the deaths of black men at the hands of police. “It’s a frightening thing to see the breakdown start to
Today in History
Today in History Today is Thursday, July 28, the 210th day of 2016. There are 156 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 28, 1976, an earthquake devastated northern China, killing at least 242,000 people, according to an official estimate. On this date: In 1540, King Henry
Deaths of Dawkins, Malone raise health concerns for NBA , retirees
NBA commissioner Adam Silver loved seeing Darryl Dawkins in his official role as an NBA Legend. Steeped in his Chocolate Thunder persona, the indestructible dunking force that earned cult status in the late '70s and early '80s, Dawkins toured the country in recent years to entertain league
Players union to fund health care for retired NBA players
Retired NBA players with at least three years of service time in the league will receive health insurance funded by the National Basketball Players Association. The NBPA voted unanimously to approve the measure, one it touted as "the first of its kind among North American professional sports."
The Latest: Sergio Garcia Likes Baltusrol
Sergio Garcia always draws attention as the best player never to win a major and this week he tries to end the streak again and it will be on a course he likes
Beal Ready to Max out for Wizards After 5-Year, $128M Deal
Bradley Beal understands expectations that come with signing a five-year, $128 million contract
Catching Up With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Ahead of His DNC Speech
ABC News' Jonathan Karl interviews Kareem Abdul-Jabbar ahead of his speech at the Democratic National Convention.
Which Atlantic 10 venue is the toughest place to win?
Over a two-week span, we're answering the following question for college basketball's 10 best conferences: Which venue in each conference is the toughest place to play? A number of factors, not just capacity and attendance, could affect a venue's place in the order. Where does your school fall?
Butter Sculpture Offers Cavs Fans New Way to Savor NBA Title
Fans of the Cleveland Cavaliers now have a new way to savor the team's NBA title