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Vanessa Bryant Uses Her Platform to Battle the Powerful

The suit stated that Cruz, then a deputy trainee, received copies of the photos from Mejia. Cruz is accused of showing them to his...

Nobody Saw the Knicks Coming

Behind Julius Randle, the Knicks have become one of the N.B.A.’s most surprising — and best defensive — teams. Kristaps Porzingis, who?

Stephen Curry Is in the Zone

It is not that Stephen Curry has not been good all season. He has had games of 62 and 57 points, after all. But...

Kobe Bryant’s Nike Contract Expired. The Implications Are Complex.

Almost all N.B.A. players are endorsed by one sneaker company or another. But only a handful have lines of shoes named after them, fewer...

Stephen Curry Scores 53, and Passes Wilt Chamberlain

No one has scored more N.B.A. points than Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who has 38,387. He ranks first on the Milwaukee Bucks’ career list (with Giannis...

John Grisham Leaves the Courtroom for Basketball, and Sudan

I couldn’t help but notice in the story that Sooley’s team at one point upsets Duke. You come from a University of North Carolina...

Why the Worst N.B.A. Player Is (Probably) Still Better Than You

Of the millions of people around the world who play basketball, fewer than 500 are in the N.B.A. at any given time. Fewer than...

Why the Knicks Keep, Ahem, Winning

It was only an overtime victory over the New Orleans Pelicans, the kind of win even pessimistic Knicks fans would have thought possible going...

Chelsea Dungee Was Ready for Her W.N.B.A. (and Yacht?) Moment

She went around the room, taking selfies with the teammates, coaches and fans. Arkansas, where she transferred after spending her freshman year at Oklahoma,...

‘Do I Really Belong Here?’: Korean Americans in the N.B.A. Wonder

Early this season, Evan Scott was officiating an N.B.A. game in Portland when a member of the Trail Blazers’ coaching staff approached him during...

Charli Collier Is the No. 1 Pick in the W.N.B.A. Draft

Charli Collier, a center from the University of Texas, was selected No. 1 over all by the Dallas Wings in the W.N.B.A.’s virtual draft...

5 W.N.B.A. Draft Hopefuls to Watch

W.N.B.A. teams covet versatile, two-way play, and scores of players in the N.C.A.A. women’s basketball tournament displayed the skill, basketball I.Q. and strength to...

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Melting Glaciers Have Exposed Frozen Relics of World War I

As glaciers melt and shrink in the Alps of Northern Italy, long-frozen relics of World War I have been emerging from the ice.They include...

A Chinese Rocket Is Tumbling Back to Earth. Where Will It Land?

A piece of China’s largest rocket is tumbling back to Earth this weekend. No one really knows when or where it will land.On April...