Stories tagged: las vegas
UPDATED: Mon., July 15, 2019, 9:47 p.m.
Clarke shook off the rust quickly, averaging 14.6 points and hitting the game-winning tip-in in the semifinals to help Memphis reach the Summer League title game against Minnesota on Monday …
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 10:56 p.m.
The NBA’s decision to invite a pair of international teams to the Summer League showed promise, even as it also demonstrated the competitive challenges facing the host team for the …
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
Norvell has averaged 13.3 points in the three games he’s played, while shooting 36.3% (12-33) from the field and 40.1% (9-22) from deep.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Harvey is averaging 13 points per game in Las Vegas after averaging six points in his two games during the Salt Lake City Summer League.
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 8:04 p.m.
When two-time NBA slam dunk champion Zach LaVine called the Chicago Bulls organization and asked for a favor, it wasn’t the first time he’d reached out for his childhood friend …
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington standout Tyler Harvey has taken a winding path back to the NBA Summer League
Tyler Harvey didn’t envision it this way, his basketball career trudging through Pennsylvania, France, Italy and Tennessee.
UPDATED: Sun., July 7, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
NBA Summer League:
UPDATED: Wed., July 10, 2019, 8:20 a.m.
“I was introduced to Jess Roskelley by my teammate, Sam Sicilia. Before we left for ‘The Ultimate Fighter’ seven years ago was when I met Jess. We actually signed our …
UPDATED: Sat., July 6, 2019, 9:42 p.m.
With the game in his hands, Rui Hachimura delivered in his first game wearing a Washington Wizards jersey.
UPDATED: Fri., July 5, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
Zion Williamson’s first NBA show was a sellout. It just ended earlier than fans wanted.
UPDATED: Mon., June 17, 2019, 8:30 p.m.
Greg Foster Jr., who announced 10 days ago he was transferring from Gonzaga, has committed to St. Joseph’s.
UPDATED: Thu., April 18, 2019, 5:38 p.m.
Julian Strawther, a talented wing ranked in the top 40 in the 2020 class, celebrated his 17th birthday Thursday by announcing on Twitter he’s “110% committed” to Gonzaga.
Thu., March 21, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
The Raiders have gotten final approval for their lease to remain in Oakland for at least one more season. The Oakland City Council voted to approve the lease for 2019 …
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
Gonzaga has produced a Who’s Who of top women in the courtroom, many of whom meet in Las Vegas for WCC Tournament
If you could pick an era’s Dream Team of successful and powerful women lawyers from Gonzaga, you’d be hard-pressed to find anything quite like what was happening on the banks …
Mon., March 11, 2019, 10:03 a.m.
Gonzaga is No. 1 just about everywhere you look.
UPDATED: Fri., March 8, 2019, 9:38 p.m.
A Gonzaga fan’s guide to Las Vegas: Where to eat, drink and hang out when the Bulldogs aren’t on the court
Much of Spokane is focused on – and even empties out during – the annual West Coast Conference Championships at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. That’s even more the …
Fri., March 8, 2019, 5 a.m.
Just 20 minutes from downtown Sin City is world-class rock climbing in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. It’s an adult playground made of sandstone and sunshine.
UPDATED: Sun., March 3, 2019, 9:21 p.m.
With semifinal berths secured, the Gonzaga men will open tournament play at 6 on March 11 while the GU women play at noon on March 11.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 5:40 p.m.
Gonzaga great Adam Morrison got the Hall call from the West Coast Conference. Morrison, the 2006 co-national player of the year, will be inducted into the WCC’s Hall of Honor …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 18, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Gonzaga’s rare, one-year absence as the WCC preseason favorite officially came to an end Thursday, to the surprise of absolutely nobody.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Zach Collins only scored three points, but his Portland Trail Blazers defeated Johnathan Williams and the Los Angeles Lakers 91-73.
Sun., July 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Zach Collins isn’t used to sitting much, so to look at a final stat sheet with the letters DNP next to his name was becoming disturbing. There wasn’t a coach …
Sat., July 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
Former Gonzaga big man Johnathan Williams keeping the faith that making an NBA roster is in his future
There’s something to be said about having faith. Johnathan Williams abides by it.
UPDATED: Fri., July 13, 2018, 8:04 p.m.
Trips to Las Vegas feel better when they end on a win. The consolation round of the NBA Summer League gave teams a chance to experience that Friday.
Thu., July 12, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Johnathan Williams, who went undrafted out of Gonzaga, added a block and a steal as the Lakers remained unbeaten in Las Vegas.
Wed., July 11, 2018, 8:57 p.m.
Brayon Blake, who was a two-year standout at Idaho, finished 2 for 4 from the floor, including making a 3-pointer.
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Ex-Gonzaga guard Jordan Mathews works to stay in NBA after summer league with the Los Angeles Clippers
After not being selected in the 2017 NBA Draft, Jordan Mathews joined the New Orleans Pelicans last summer, and then signed with the Atlanta Hawks in September before getting released …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 8:02 p.m.
Jeff Ledbetter added to his already impressive Summer League campaign, scoring 10 points and dishing out four assists, but his San Antonio Spurs fell to the Portland Trail Blazers 95-89 …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
Rather than mope, Victor Sanders knows he can be seen by any coach, at any time. So, he said, just making a summer roster is a big opportunity and a …
Fri., July 6, 2018, 5:05 p.m.
Daredevil Travis Pastrana is attempting a feat that left the legendary Evel Knievel with a crushed pelvis and numerous other fractures. Pastrana will try to nail the jump over the …