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Cal Storm rallies over Tree of Hope to win Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship

...Velasco's 19 points, Cal Storm rallied late to shock the Tree of Hope in overtime, 65-60, in the Nike Nationals Elite Youth Basketball League championship at Riverview Park."I told them it's a marathon, not a sprint," Quintero said. "My opinion was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-07-30/cal-storm-rallies-win
Woman selected to lead players union

LAS VEGAS - The National Basketball Players Association has elected Michele Roberts as executive...and the players took a significant drop in their guarantee of basketball-related income ? 57 percent to about 50 percent ? in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-07-29/woman-selected-lead-players-u
Old pipe burst near UCLA floods Pauley Pavilion floor

...cascading into the school's storied basketball court, Pauley Pavilion, less than...8 to 10 inches of water covered the basketball court and it showed some signs of buckling...and will be ready by the start of the basketball season this fall, Athletic Director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-30/old-pipe-burst-near-ucla-floods-p
Top prospect Asia Durr and coach Lanny Martin share bond over years

NORTH AUGUSTA - Coach Lanny Martin has watched Asia Durr develop over the years into one of the top 2015 girls basketball prospects in the country.The two built a connection when Durr was 10 years old that has only grown stronger leading into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-07-29/top-prospect-asia-dur
Boseman captures essence of Brown in 'Get On Up'

...baseball experience was playing in Little League in his hometown of Anderson, S.C., and his main high school sport was basketball.When Boseman was cast as the legendary entertainer and South Carolina native James Brown in this year's movie Get On Up...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-31/boseman-captures-esse
Concussion deal a big win for NCAA

...rid of a huge potential liability at only a fraction of the cost of the $770 million it gets annually for hosting college basketball's big tournament."To put it in context, they have over a half a billion dollars in reserves they're doing nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/dahlberg-concussion-deal-
Heisman winner, teammate were held at gunpoint

...with breaking into his girlfriend's apartment.According to a criminal complaint, Price pushed his girlfriend and Lobo basketball player Khadijah Shumpert at her apartment on Monday in a dispute over an "Apple" television.Authorities say Price, a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-30/heisman-winner-teammate-w
Overtime

...freshman from Richmond Academy has signed a letter of intent to play at South Georgia Technical College, announced Jets head basketball coach Douglas Byrd. Roberts, a 6-foot-7 forward was selected to The Augusta Chronicle All-Area second team and was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-07-30/overtime
NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

...Instead," he said, "it's worthless."The settlement is primarily directed at men and women who participated in basketball, football, ice hockey, soccer, wrestling, field hockey and lacrosse.There is no cutoff date for when athletes must...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-07-29/ncaa-settles-head-injury-
Hawks draft pick Edy Tavares likely headed back to Spain

...six points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.3 blocks in 16.8 minutes.Tavares, a native of Cape Verde, has only been playing basketball for four years."The good thing about going overseas, I will definitely play there," Tavares told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-07-28/hawks-draft-pick-edy-tavares-