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John Lucas sponsoring charity game

HOUSTON — Several NBA players have committed to play a game benefiting the John Lucas Foundation, which provide substance-abuse counseling for athletes. The game will be played on November 20 in Houston, at Delmar Field House. “It’ll be neat for the fans to come out and see,” Lucas said. “It won’t be a celebrity game. … Continue reading

Dwight Howard doing his thing

ORLANDO, Fla. — Dwight Howard is doing everything he can to help those who can’t help themselves while this crazy NBA lockout continues. On November 13, Howard hosted a charity basketball game to benefit his very own charity, the D12 Foundation. Participating were teammates Gilbert Arenas, Quentin Richardson, Jameer Nelson and others, as well as former Magic players … Continue reading

History made on Veterans Day

The NCAA made history on a historic Veterans Day aboard an aircraft carrier just outside of San Diego in Coronado, California.  It was a basketball game that featured President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in the stands, as top ranked North Carolina battled Michigan State.  It was the first time a college basketball … Continue reading