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Jack Ramsay in 1986 (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jack Ramsay Loses Long Battle With Cancer, Dies At 89

Jack Ramsay, a Hall of Fame coach who led the Portland Trail Blazers to the 1977 NBA championship before he became one of the NBA’s most respected broadcasters, has died following a long battle with cancer. He was 89.

1090 The Fan–04/28/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rumored New NBA Minimum Age Would Be A Good Thing

Word on the street is that the big cheeses at the NCAA and NBA have agreed on a new age requirement for playing pro ball. NBA commissioner Adam Silver, who really doesn’t need the NCAA’s approval, is increasingly vocal on the matter.

04/25/2014

Milwaukee Bucks team owner Herb Kohl (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bucks Sold For Record $550M, Won’t Leave Milwaukee

Despite the franchise having the worst record in the NBA (by nine games) at 16-66, Bucks’ owner Herb Kohl’s explicit conditions to the buyers of the team was for the franchise to remain in Milwaukee.

1090 The Fan–04/16/2014

Jabari Parker #1 of the Duke Blue Devils is congratulated by Rodney Hood #5 and Amile Jefferson #21 after scoring against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Keidel: NBA Needs To Raise Age Restriction

The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.

03/07/2014

INDIANAPOLIS - JANUARY 18: Paul George #24 of the Indiana Pacers throws down the 360-dunk against the Los Angeles Clippers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on January 18, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Top 5 Dunks Of All Time

With the NBA Slam Dunk Contest coming up, we take a look at five classic dunks.

1090 The Fan–02/12/2014

Jackie Robinson was part of the 1979 SuperSonics championship team (Photo by NBAP/NBAE/Getty Images)

One Time Sonic Proposes New Vegas Strip Arena

Developers say the 863,000 square-foot arena will feature four levels, a retractable roof, and a nightclub, and will host basketball, hockey, boxing, rodeo events and concerts. Plans also call for 75 luxury boxes with a separate VIP entrance.

1090 The Fan–12/26/2013

File photo of Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lawmakers Approve Bill To Aid Sacramento NBA Arena

Attempts to overhaul California’s landmark environmental law are expected to continue next year after the Legislature passed a narrow measure Thursday that focuses on assisting the effort to build an NBA arena in the state capital.

1090 The Fan–09/13/2013

(Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

2 NBA Arena Bills Await Fate In Calif. Legislature

Two NBA teams in Northern California will be closely watching the final days of this year’s legislative session, when state lawmakers will consider measures that would aid construction of new arenas for the franchises.

1090 The Fan–09/06/2013

Chris Hansen addresses the media (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hansen Funds Drive To Defeat Kings Arena

California’s campaign watchdog agency says Seattle billionaire Chris Hansen is behind a secretive effort to block Sacramento’s attempt to build a new downtown arena for the city’s professional basketball team.

1090 The Fan–08/16/2013

Chris Hansen addresses the media (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Draft Environmental Study Out On Seattle Arena

A draft of the environmental impact study for a proposed NBA arena in Seattle was released Thursday.

CBS Seattle–08/15/2013

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