Two struggling teams clash when the Phoenix Suns visit the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday night. The Suns are an NBA-worst 4-20 after losing six straight games while the Trail Blazers have lost six of their last seven.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Nets guard Caris LeVert sustained what appeared to be a severe right leg injury during the second quarter of Brooklyn''s game against Minnesota on Monday night and was taken to a hospital.
Leroy Richardson got caught up in a bit of basketball politics when he was in the U.S. Navy. He had just transferred from the USS Yellowstone to a shore facility in Virginia, was looking to play for one of the intramural teams there and eventually got told that all the available spots had been taken by members of another command.