LA Clipper, Lou Williams, Announes Dates for Annual Basketball Camp in Atlanta

ATLANTA, Georgia — Join Los Angeles Clippers Star, Lou Williams, at his alma mater South Gwinnett High School, for his annual basketball camp! This camp features hands on coaching, development and skills by Lou Williams and coaches. Each child will receive lunch daily, coaching from Lou Williams,Camp take-aways and an amazing summer experience! Who: Kids…

Future NBA Lottery Pick Deandre Ayton signs with Puma

NASSAU, Bahamas — Former Arizona Wildcats bigman, Deandre Ayton, signed a four-year, multimillion-dollar footwear and apparel endorsement deal with Puma, the company announced Monday. “Puma is pretty popular in the Bahamas,” Ayton said. “I’ve always seen the brand growing up. [Bolt] is one of the first people I saw with the brand. It’s important to…

BIG3 inks Streaming Deal with Facebook

LOS ANGELES, California — FOX Sports announced this week, a multiplatform distribution plan for the 2018 season of BIG3. Each week, a game will stream live exclusively on Facebook, leading in to three additional games which will air exclusively on FOX or FS1 (simulcast live in the FOX Sports app) during the regular season and…

Toronto Raptors to promote assistant Nick Nurse to head coach

TORONTO, Canada — The Toronto Raptors are set to promote assistant Nick Nurse as their new coach. The move was reported via Twitter by Ryan Wolstat of the Toronto Sun. Nick Nurse, 50, joined the franchise five years ago and was a longtime assistant under former Raptors coach Dwane Casey. He spent a decade coaching…

Detroit Pistons hire Dwane Casey as new head coach

DETROIT, Michigan — The Detroit Pistons announced today an agreement with Dwane Casey to join the organization as Head Coach. Casey, who will be formally introduced at a news conference in Detroit next week, is expected to start immediately with player meetings and staff development starting this week. “Dwane is one of the most successful…

Jerry Stackhouse to join Grizzlies coaching staff

MEMPHIS, Tennessee — ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Saturday that former NBA All-Star Jerry Stackhouse will join the Memphis Grizzlies as an assistant coach under JB Bickerstaff. Stackhouse comes to the Grizzlies after leading the Toronto 905 to consecutive G League Finals appearances, including the 2017 G League championship. He also spent a season as…

Warriors sweep @Cavs for Back-2-Back Titles

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 108-85 on the road, capturing their second-straight NBA title and third NBA title in four seasons. Head coach Steve Kerr and the Golden State Warriors were crowned NBA Champions on Friday night after sweeping the Cleveland Cavaliers 4-0 in the 2018 Finals at Quicken…

Knicks announce Smart, Buechler, Sullivan and Royal Ivey as assistant coaches

NEW YORK, New York — The New York Knicks announced this week that Keith Smart, Jud Buechler, Pat Sullivan and Royal Ivey have been hired as assistant coaches. They join the team as part of new head coach David Fizdale’s coaching staff. “We’re thrilled to have this diverse group of high character coaches join the…

Milwaukee Bucks Name Assistant Coaching Staff

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin — The Milwaukee Bucks have named Darvin Ham, Taylor Jenkins, Charles Lee, Ben Sullivan and Patrick St. Andrews as assistant coaches on the staff of Head Coach Mike Budenholzer. Additionally, Sean Sweeney has been retained by the Bucks as an assistant coach. “I’m thrilled to have my staff together again as we work…

Philadelphia 76ers team president Bryan Colangelo resigns from post

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania — The Philadelphia 76ers organization has accepted the resignation of President of Basketball Operations Bryan Colangelo, effective immediately. We appreciate Bryan’s many contributions during his time leading our basketball operations and thank him for the work he did in positioning the team for long-term success. An independent investigation by New York-based law firm…