Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood has been fined $35,000 by the NBA for slapping a phone out of a fan’s hand while exiting the court during Wednesday’s game at the Washington Wizards, it was announced Friday. After picking up his second technical foul during Utah’s 107-104 victory, the Jazz reserve knocked the cellphone out of […]
Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood got ejected from Wednesday’s win over the Washington Wizards and then ejected a phone from a fan’s hand. After picking up his second technical foul of the game, the Jazz reserve knocked the cellphone out of the hand of a fan sitting courtside at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. […]
PHILADELPHIA — 76ers center Joel Embiid was in the starting lineup against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night after his coach said he was “very doubtful” to play because of a sprained right hand. Embiid had said his hand was swollen and it made him unable to shoot. Embiid, who leads the Sixers with […]
The New Year’s Eve party in Sin City started long before midnight. Hours before the Las Vegas Strip was shut down for revelers, a standing room crowd of more than 18,000 watched William Karlsson score the first hat trick in Vegas history and add an assist to help the streaking Golden Knights beat the Toronto […]
12:00 AM ET Paul LukasESPN.com Close Sports journalism’s foremost uniform reporter ESPN.com columnist since 2004 Also blogs at uni-watch.com Throwback designs notwithstanding, each NBA team has four uniforms this season. The first three — a whopping 90 uniform designs when multiplied by the 30 teams in the league — were unveiled this summer. Most of […]
Philipp Kurashev, Nicolas Muller and Valentin Nussbaumer scored to help Switzerland beat Belarus 3-2 on Wednesday in the world junior hockey championship. Philip Wuthrich made 27 saves for Switzerland in its Group B opener. Mmaxim Sushko and Viktor Bovbel scored for Belarus, coming off a 6-1 loss to Sweden on Tuesday. In Group A, Canada […]
Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic left Saturday night’s game against the Washington Wizards with a broken left hand and will be out six-to-eight weeks, league sources tell ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. X-rays on Vucevic’s left hand revealed a fractured first metacarpal. Vucevic is averaging 17.8 points and 9.6 rebounds per game this season for Orlando.