Rick Pitino, coach of 2013 NCAA champion Louisville, was among inductees announced Monday for the Basketball Hall of Fame.
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Nine-time NBA All-Star Gary Payton and Coach Rick Pitino are among 12 finalists on the ballot for the 2013 class of the Basketball Hall of Fame.
Steve Nash scored 32 points and Channing Frye tallied 31 Tuesday to lead the Phoenix Suns past Utah 102-101.
Dirk Nowitzki passed Larry Bird on the NBA's all-time scoring list with 17 points Tuesday and the Dallas Mavericks handed the Orlando Magic a 105-99 loss.
Miami Heat guard Gary Payton will miss 2-3 weeks with a strained left calf muscle.
Miami Heat guard Gary Payton was suspended without pay for Monday's game against the Charlotte Bobcats after verbally abusing officials last weekend.
In a surprise move, the Miami Heat Thursday signed veteran point guard Gary Payton to a reported one-year contract.
The Atlanta Hawks waived guard Gary Payton on Tuesday.
California Highway Patrol records indicate NBA star Gary Payton was arrested last month for investigation of driving under the influence.
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