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forbes.com - Carlie Porterfield - Rare Michael Jordan Rookie Basketball Card Could Sell For Up To $3 Million At Auction
Rare Michael Jordan Rookie Basketball Card Could Sell For Up To $3 Million At Auction
Forbes

One of the rarest and most valuable rookie cards of basketball legend Michael Jordan is expected to sell for as much as $3 million when it goes to auction next month as the market demand for sports memorabilia continues to ramp up, particularly for…

fayobserver.com - Chapel Fowler - GG Jackson and the future of UNC basketball: 3 recruiting trends to follow
GG Jackson and the future of UNC basketball: 3 recruiting trends to follow
The Fayetteville Observer

Landing five-star power forward GG Jackson, the No. 6 all-time recruit in UNC basketball's modern history, put coach Hubert Davis and his staff in a much more relaxed spot entering the summer. Even though UNC's class of 2023 is well defined (and…

abc.net.au - Coburg basketball ring gets innovative upgrade after night noise complaints
Coburg basketball ring gets innovative upgrade after night noise complaints
ABC

A public basketball hoop in Melbourne's north has been saved by the innovative thinking of a council worker and two industrial design students. The basketball hoop in Bush Reserve was removed in July 2021 after several noise complaints Unable to…

247sports.com - Michael  Swain - KU basketball trending on 247Sports Crystal Ball for a Big 12 transfer
KU basketball trending on 247Sports Crystal Ball for a Big 12 transfer
247Sports

The 247Sports Transfer Portal Crystal Ball is a great tool to use when looking to see where a basketball transfer could be leaning leading up to his decision. If you check out the Crystal Ball on 247Sports.com or Phog.net, you'll see there is a…

nytimes.com - Tiffany Hsu - All Those Celebrities Pushing Crypto Are Not So Vocal Now
All Those Celebrities Pushing Crypto Are Not So Vocal Now
The New York Times

In the latest commercial from the virtual currency exchange Crypto.com, titled “Bravery Is a Process,” the star basketball player Joel Embiid walks through Philadelphia while Bill Self, his former college coach, lends the narration.

yahoo.com - Scott Gleeson, USA TODAY - Jay Wright believes NCAA transfer rule, NIL will make college basketball stronger in time
Jay Wright believes NCAA transfer rule, NIL will make college basketball stronger in time
Yahoo | Mail, Weather, Search, Politics, News, Finance, Sports & Videos

SARASOTA, Fla. — Jay Wright says he's never felt this inexperienced in his life. After three decades of coaching men's Division I college basketball, the two-time national champion coach now finds himself in the trenches of retirement after…

ksl.com - Sean Walker, KSL.com - For Weber State's Rahe, basketball brought him love and family. Now, Italy awaits
For Weber State's Rahe, basketball brought him love and family. Now, Italy awaits
KSL.com

Estimated read time: 6-7 minutes OGDEN — Randy Rahe's 16-year career at Weber State wrapped up Monday when he announced his retirement through the university. But he's not the only Rahe stepping down after a storied career with the…

si.com - Jakob Janoski - A Breakdown of WVU Basketball's Incoming Transfers
A Breakdown of WVU Basketball's Incoming Transfers
Sports Illustrated

The 2022 WVU basketball season was disappointing for the WVU fan base. After going 16-17, missing the postseason and losing players such as Isaiah Cottrell and Jalen Bridges to the transfer portal, the Mountaineers are looking to improve and have…

ctinsider.com - Maggie Vanoni - How UConn hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh expanded the Husky culture set by UConn women's basketball's Geno Auriemma
How UConn hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh expanded the Husky culture set by UConn women's basketball's Geno Auriemma
CT Insider

STRATFORD — UConn men's hockey had a historic season this year. The Huskies won their first Hockey East playoff game and reached the conference's semifinals and championship game for the first time in program history. But that wasn't the…

taskandpurpose.com - {'@id':'https:////taskandpurpose.com//#//schema//person//f77eda947a0f353f6ea582984b231513'} - This pro basketball player turned Army Ranger is now going to Harvard
This pro basketball player turned Army Ranger is now going to Harvard
Task And Purpose

At seven feet tall, Marshall Plumlee stands out in a formation. It also helps that he played in the NBA and served in the 75th Ranger Regiment, and now, he's adding Harvard Business School to the list. In an Instagram post over the weekend, Plumlee…

statesman.com - Thomas Jones - Liberty Hill boys basketball coach Barry Boren retires after four decades on sideline
Liberty Hill boys basketball coach Barry Boren retires after four decades on sideline
Austin American-Statesman

Bad things indeed come in threes, if you're a fan of local high school basketball. Liberty Hill's Barry Boren announced his retirement at the school's boys basketball banquet earlier this week, ending a four-decade career that included the past 20…

cbssports.com - Gary Parrish - College basketball rankings: Michigan State's Max Christie to stay in NBA Draft, Spartans drop in Top 25 And 1
College basketball rankings: Michigan State's Max Christie to stay in NBA Draft, Spartans drop in Top 25 And 1
CBSSports.com

One of the things I've written and talked about forever is how college basketball's best teams are often led by returning players who could've reasonably entered and remained in the previous NBA Draft but decided instead to do at least one more…

townhall.com - Spencer Brown - If You're a Basketball Fan and You're White, Deadspin Has Some Bad News for You
If You're a Basketball Fan and You're White, Deadspin Has Some Bad News for You
Townhall

'Sports only serve as an escape from society if you're white,' declared a story published on the woke sports site Deadspin on Monday headlined 'White fans were entertained by Black athletes a day after a racist killed Black people in Buffalo…

tulsaworld.com - Cowgirl basketball program adds three players
Cowgirl basketball program adds three players
Tulsa World

Oklahoma State's women's basketball team has added a pair of Oklahoma natives and a German prep standout, Cowgirl coach Jacie Hoyt announced Tuesday. Transfers Claire Chastain and Makyra Tramble join freshman Praise Egharevba as the latest…

oklahoman.com - Berry Tramel - Tramel's ScissorTales: Eddie Sutton was pre-portal king of transfers with Oklahoma State basketball
Tramel's ScissorTales: Eddie Sutton was pre-portal king of transfers with Oklahoma State basketball
The Oklahoman

Thirty-two springs ago, OSU hired Eddie Sutton as basketball coach, and Sutton's first recruit was, fittingly, a transfer. A backup point guard who had played for Sutton at Kentucky but had sat out the previous season, which Sutton had also. At UK…

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