A gang member was sentenced to prison on Thursday for his role in the Christmas murder of a mother five years ago.
Derrick Williams is getting a crash course in the business of the NBA in his first full summer as a professional.
Derrick Williams and Michael Beasley each scored 27 points, teaming up to lead a fourth-quarter shooting barrage as the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Pacific Division-leading Los Angeles Clippers 109-97 on Tuesday night in the teams’ first game since the All-Star break.
If you listen to John Ireland’s talk show or search ‘Lakers trade rumors’, no doubt you have seen Pau Gasol’s name being mentioned in nearly every trade involving the Lakers.
The NBA is leaving it up to the fans to determine the winner of the All-Star slam dunk contest.
The son of Los Angeles Lakers radio color analyst Mychal Thompson, Klay, has been selected 11th in the NBA draft by the Golden St. Warriors.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have selected Arizona Forward Derrick Williams with the 2nd pick in the NBA Draft.
The top-seeded Duke Blue Devils (32-5) were sent packing from a regional semifinal for the second time in three years, as the defending national champions were eliminated by the Arizona Wildcats.
Derrick Williams scored a career-high 32 points and his Arizona teammates showed they’re not just a one-man team, upsetting defending national champion Duke 93-77 Thursday night to reach the final eight for the first time since 2005.
Derrick Williams felt the contact and himself going down at an awkward angle, so he flipped the ball toward the basket and braced for the fall. The ball somehow went in, he made the free throw and Arizona had sealed an NCAA tournament victory.
Derrick Williams had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and blocked a potential tying shot in the final seconds to seal Arizona’s 77-75 win over Memphis in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Friday.
Derrick Williams scored 17 of his 20 points in the second half and made all six of his shot attempts despite a heavy wrap on his shooting hand, helping Arizona run past Southern California 82-73 Saturday night.
Derrick Williams scored 22 points and Arizona defeated UCLA 85-74 on Thursday night to take sole possession of second place in the Pac-10 Conference.