By Eric M. Johnson
(Reuters) - The owners of the Sacramento Kings basketball franchise have struck a tentative deal to sell the sought-after California team to local investors after the National Basketball Association denied a proposal to move the team to Seattle, a spokesman for Sacrament...
(Reuters) - The owners of the Sacramento Kings basketball franchise have struck a deal to sell the sought-after California team to an local investor group led by tech titan Vivek Ranadive, a spokesman for Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson said on Friday.
The deal by an investor group that inc...
By Simon Evans
MIAMI (Reuters) - David Beckham's impact on soccer always went well beyond his performances on the field and nowhere was that more evident than in the United States where he became the sport's first household name since Pele.
Beckham's two M...
By Marice Richter and Suzanne Hurt
DALLAS (Reuters) - The National Basketball Association denied a proposal on Wednesday to move the Sacramento Kings to Seattle following months of bitter wrangling among potential suitors, and strongly urged the team's owners to negotiate with a group ...
(Reuters) - The NBA denied a proposal on Wednesday to move the Sacramento Kings basketball team to Seattle, NBA Commissioner David Stern said.
The decision follows months of increasingly bitter wrangling between investors trying to move the team to Seattle and a group fighting to keep the ...
By David Jones
NEWARK, New Jersey (Reuters) - Rutgers University picked a woman to head its athletic programs on Wednesday, as New Jersey's largest public college looks to move on from a scandal that saw several top sports officials resign.
Julie Hermann, 49, who ...