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2011-06-13 09:00:00

NEW YORK and IRVINE, Calif., June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Basketball Association (NBA) and Kia Motors America (KMA) announced today that the league's official automotive partner will serve as the presenting partner of the 2011 NBA Draft.

2011-05-13 11:23:00

NEW YORK, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cam Newton, recently selected 1st overall by the Carolina Panthers in the 2011 NFL Draft, is jointly represented by NFL Agents Tony Paige and Chitta Mallik of Perennial Sports and Bus Cook of BC Sports.

2009-10-23 06:52:00

MALIBU, Calif., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- NBA Star/Author and CEO of Christie Sports Management Athletes Training Firm Doug Christie will be inducted into Pepperdine University Hall of Fame on Sunday, October 25, 2009, at the Warner Center Marriott in Woodland Hills, Calif.

2009-10-06 09:27:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- LeBron James, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett, three future NBA Hall of Famers, share something in common other than achievements on the court.

2009-09-09 14:00:04

Veteran point guard Allen Iverson confirmed Wednesday in a message on Twitter that he has joined the Memphis Grizzlies. Neither Iverson nor the Grizzlies disclosed details, but ESPN reported the 13-year veteran received a one-year deal worth $3.5 million. The Commercial Appeal first reported Iverson's

2009-08-05 19:32:04

The Portland Trailblazers have signed all-star guard Brandon Roy to a five-year contract extension, Yahoo! Sports said Wednesday. The 6-foot-6 inch former University of Washington product, a first-round pick by the Minnesota Timberwolves in the 2006 NBA Draft, totaled 22.6 points and more than five assists in 78 games last season while leading the Trailblazers to the Western Conference quarterfinals against the Houston Rockets. He told KJR radio in Seattle last month that he was frustrated...

2009-08-03 15:28:57

The Minnesota Timberwolves said Monday they have signed restricted free-agent center Ryan Hollins to an offer sheet and are awaiting Dallas's response. The Mavericks, who got the 7-footer from Charlotte in January, have seven days to match the offer. Hollins has averaged 2.7 points and 1.8 rebounds in 132 games for the Bobcats and Mavericks.

2009-07-10 13:13:21

The Los Angeles Clippers have signed Oklahoma forward Blake Griffin, the No.

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