Grizzlies and NBA speak out after video of Tire Nichols beating by Memphis police is released: ‘It’s devastating’

The Memphis Grizzlies appeared in court at the Target Center in Minneapolis shortly after officials released footage Friday night of police brutally beating Tire Nichols after a traffic stop. Nichols’ death was the first thing Memphis coach Taylor Jenkins and the Grizzlies talked about after their 111-100 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves. “I think the … Read more

Grizzlies and other NBA members speak out after Tire Nichols’ death in Memphis: ‘It’s devastating’

The Memphis Grizzlies took to court at Target Center shortly after officials released images of Tire Nichols on Friday night. Nichols’ arrest and death hung over the entire game and was the first thing coach Taylor Jenkins and the Grizzlies talked about after their 111-100 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves. “I think the word that … Read more

Are the Knicks actually building something?

Each week throughout the 2022-23 NBA season, we’ll dig deep into some of the league’s biggest storylines to see if trends are more fact-based or fiction-based going forward. [Last week on Fact or Fiction: Should Kyrie Irving represent the NBA in the 2023 All-Star Game?] The New York Knicks bullied the defending Eastern Conference champion … Read more

Minnesota HS basketball team refuses to play due to reinstatement of opposing coach who used racial slurs

A Minnesota high school basketball game will not go as planned on Friday after Eden Prairie head coach David Flom was reinstated from his suspension for using a racial slur while speaking to his team . The North St. Paul players unanimously decided not to play Flom’s team on Friday. Head coach Cornelius Gilleylen said … Read more

Lakers-Wizards trade creates pickup opportunities

Special for Yahoo Sports With the NBA trade deadline just weeks away, fantasy basketball managers need to stay alert. This could be a quiet deadline overall, but rest assured; every deal has the potential to shake things up, at least from a fantasy standpoint. For example, the recent trade between the Los Angeles Lakers and … Read more

NCAA snapshot for the West Virginia basketball team

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