LOUISIANA: Team Efforts
- AND NOW THE HORNETS! // New Orleans Magazine;Oct2002, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p17
Talks about building a sports arena for New Orleans Hornets basketball team. Factors that hinder New Orleans, Louisiana to become a home of a National Basketball Association team; Series of events in Charlotte, North Carolina that made the city a dream destination for NBA; Other teams in which...
- WNBA announces a 25% increase in players' salaries. // Jet;04/20/98, Vol. 93 Issue 21, p48
Discusses a `USA Today' report on an increase in salaries for inaugural season Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) members. Salaries and how they will be assigned; How WNBA salaries compare to the American Basketball League salaries.
- A roundup of the sports information of the week. // Sports Illustrated;01/19/1959, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p9
The article presents news briefs on leading sports teams and athletes in the U.S. as of January 19, 1959. The Boston Celtics is the leading basketball team in the U.S. National Basketball Association (NBA) Eastern Division. Willie Mosconi is considered to be the world pool champion. Bob Word...
- Line of the week. Patrick, Dan // Sports Illustrated;2/7/2011, Vol. 114 Issue 5, p24
The article presents a quotation from Dallas Mavericks basketball team owner Mark Cuban stating he does not have the temperament to be commissioner of the National Basketball Association.
- TO KNOW LIST 3: Rest beats rust. Deveney, Sean // Sporting News;5/19/2006, Vol. 230 Issue 20, p2
This article presents the author's comments about the impact of rest on the performance of various basketball teams playing in the National Basketball Association playoffs in the U.S. The author says that over the previous 15 years, 28 teams finished their series at least two games before their...
- West Is Best. MacMullan, Jackie // Sports Illustrated;11/01/99, Vol. 91 Issue 17, p99
Offers information on a shift in competitiveness from the Eastern United States to the Western United States in the National Basketball Association. Reasons for the shift, including Chicago Bulls player Michael Jordan's retirement; Outlook for Eastern teams' faltering and Western teams' success.
- In analytics' final analysis, NBA won't play Moneyball. Ryan, Bob // Basketball Times;May2014, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p7
The article focuses on the issue face by several professional sports team which include the National Basketball Association (NBA), the National Football League (NFL), the National Hockey League (NHL) and Major League Baseball in the U.S. It examines collective bargaining in the NBA between the...
- Jason Kidd, the leader of the Nets, balanced offense and defense. Henry, Marcus // New York Amsterdam News;11/7/2002, Vol. 93 Issue 45, p43
Discusses the performance of Jason Kidd of the National Basketball Association team The Nets. Characteristics that attribute to Kidd's success; Factors that influence the success of Nets.
- THE BIG ISSUE. // Crain's Cleveland Business;3/7/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 10, p11
The article presents opinion of various people on labor troubles in the National Football League (NFL) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) and its impact on games in next season.