Being an assistant in the NBA doesn’t excite Ataman

Photo: EuroLeague Basketball EuroLeague-winning playcaller Ergin Ataman admits that his chances of landing an NBA coaching role is shrinking. In an interview with the Turkish digital channel ‘VOLE’, Ataman admitted he had been in talks with several NBA teams during this offseason. But he was only being considered as an assistant, not his preferred choice …

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Abilene Wylie beats Frisco Centennial in high school tennis

Abilene Wylie beats Frisco Centennial in high school tennis

Staff reports | Abilene Reporter-News Wylie beat Frisco Centennial 10-5 in a consolation bracket tennis match at the Plano West Invitational on Saturday. It was a far different outcome than the first time the two teams met on Aug. 5 in Frisco, when Wylie edged the Titans 10-9. “Great win today against Centennial,” Wylie coach …

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UConn football still has no definitive answer at QB two weeks from season opener

UConn football still has no definitive answer at QB two weeks from season opener

STORRS — The UConn football team will open its season on the road against Utah State in just two weeks. In the meantime, the quarterback situation is still in flux. While there have been clues as to the direction the coaching staff is leaning, none of the four options have definitively established themselves as the …

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NBA players who currently wear untouchable Bill Russell's No.  6 jersey / News

NBA players who currently wear untouchable Bill Russell’s No. 6 jersey / News

The NBA announced Thursday that Bill Russell’s No. 6 jersey will be retired across the NBA, a first for the league. Alex Caruso Position: SG Age: 28 Height: 196 cm Weight: 84 kg Birth place: Texas, United States of America Players who are currently wearing No. 6 may continue doing so, but the number cannot …

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How champion Boston Celtics alumnus Kendrick Perkins made $1,500 doing pushups

How champion Boston Celtics alumnus Kendrick Perkins made $1,500 doing pushups

2008 Boston Celtics champion alumnus center Kendrick Perkins has long been a storyteller, and now that he has transitioned into a media role with several regional and national outlets following the end of his career as an NBA player, the big man finds himself taking on that mantle more and more often. In a recent …

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