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Entire UH Basketball Team Tests Positive For COVID-19

HOUSTON - University of Houston head coach Kelvin Sampson revealed on Thursday that his entire team including managers and coaches have tested positive for COVID-19. Sampson said that the coronavirus hit his...

Jailed for protesting, Belarus basketball star speaks out for political change

Belarus basketball star Yelena Leuchanka has twice represented her country at the Olympic Games, but until this year she had always stayed out of politics. That changed abruptly when her country was engulfed by protests.

Basketball coaches focused on teams not China amid Twitter storm

Rockets head coach D'Antoni said he was not going to talk about the issue when pressed by a reporter following a pre-season game against the Toronto Raptors, whose coach Nick Nurse said he had faith in the NBA leadership. Chinese...

Basketball- NBA Commissioner Silver ‘considering’ launch of league in India

He made the comments in Mumbai ahead of India's first-ever NBA games-two preseason games between Sacramento Kings and Indiana Pacers. Silver said he was in discussion with Indian-born owner of Sacramento Kings, Vivek Ranadive, about launching a league. Ranadive said...

Basketball great Bob Cousy honored with Presidential Medal of Freedom

This award is the Nation's highest civilian honor, which may be awarded by the President to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural...

Basketball players past and present honored at NBA Awards

This is only the third time that the awards have been put on, honoring players in categories such as NBA MVP, Defensive Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year. Two-lifetime achievement awards were set to be handed out...

University of Houston Star enters 2019 Professional Basketball Combine

By: Lauren Leal On April 29th, the Professional Basketball Combine published athlete Corey Davis Jr. has joined the 2019 PBC, which is the secondary NBA Draft Combine. The University of Houston star averaged 17.0 PPG, 3.3 RPG, and 2.8 APG...
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A group of protesters in New York came out in solidarity with their counterparts in Russia who...
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Biden warns COVID will ‘get worse’ before it gets better, as New York calls for help

 President Joe Biden on Saturday (January 23) warned Americans that COVID will "get worse," before it gets better.  The...

Images show abandoned U.S. border wall along New Mexico as Biden halts further construction

A construction site of the U.S.-Mexico border wall which former President Donald Trump had touted as a major accomplishment days before leaving...

U.S. TV personality and journalist, Larry King dies aged 87

Larry King, who quizzed thousands of world leaders, politicians and entertainers for CNN and other news outlets in a career spanning more...

Houston Health Department Opening Additional COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment Slots

UPDATE - The Houston Health Department's 1,600 new COVID-19 vaccination appointment slots filled in approximately five minutes of opening at 4 p.m.