"As somebody who played in the National Basketball Association I know how much this opportunity means".
THE NBL has taken a significant step forward. "For the NBL to be able to play some of the biggest teams in the world shows how far our league has come", NBL owner Larry Kestelman said. The United and Bullets games will come in the midst of the NBL regular season.
The Sydney Kings will visit the Utah Jazz, whose roster includes Aussies Joe Ingles and Dante Exum, on October 2.
Both have made several trips to the U.S. to meet with NBA executives, as well as to attend NBA Summer League action.
Adams is the only New Zealander now playing in the National Basketball Association and last season agreed to a record-breaking four-year US$100 million contract extension with the Thunder.
"We are one of the few leagues in the world that can actually challenge their teams and put up a good fight". From humble beginnings, the NBL now sells out stadiums with more than 650,000 attending games each season and live TV coverage nationally.
SCE&G also noted that its decision was based on Santee Cooper's decision to suspend construction of the project. Suspending construction will save ratepayers an estimated $7 billion, the statement from Santee Cooper said.
The grand jury will be presented with evidence from the prosecution before deciding if Conley should be criminally charged. Conley signed a four-year contract with the Raiders on Friday and was at training camp Monday.
The National Weather Service says the current heat wave is caused by hot desert air coming over the Cascades from Nevada. It's best to wear light and loose clothes, stay hydrated and know signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heatstroke .
A sign in Moyock, N.C., warns travelers that access to Hatteras and Ocracoke islands is restricted to residents only on Saturday. Saturday, North Carolina ferries had evacuated about 3,800 people and 1,500 cars from both islands, according to Gov.
He also rejected charges that his party was behind the recent spate of defections from the Congress legislature party in Gujarat. He also said that he was confident about Modi and the BJP serving a second consecutive term at the Centre from 2019.
Rowling books by Storybook Theatre and watched Quidditch matches at the Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association park. In a tweet , she said that clip of Trump ignoring the child's outstretched hand has touched her on the raw.
Whether or not Gray leads the Yankees to glory, his acquisition underscores GM Brian Cashman's masterstroke of a youth movement. As Anthony Rizzo always likes to say: "It's baseball". "This is the team that gave me the opportunity to get signed".
Forty-eight years after his heroic actions in the Vietnam War, 71-year-old James McCloughan received the Medal of Honor Monday. He is married to Cherie McCloughan and has two sons, Jamie and Matt, one daughter, Kami, and one stepdaughter, Kara.
The medical examiner's office in Ocean City will now work to determine how O'Connor died, according to a press release. Police found the body of Ashley O'Connor, 30, at around 6:30 a.m.
Trump removes Anthony Scaramucci as communications director
The decision to remove Scaramucci reportedly came at the request of new Chief-of-Staff John Kelly , who was installed Monday. Scaramucci is the third White House communications director to leave the post , which had been vacant since late May.
Momentum Stock: AK Steel Holding Corp (AKS)
ValuEngine downgraded AK Steel Holding Corporation from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its stake in United States Steel Corporation by 21.4% in the first quarter.
Arsene Wenger: Reiss Nelson not fazed by playing for Arsenal
Wenger described Lacazette's performance as "encouraging" and said: "He suffered a bit from the fact when we were a bit flat". Iwobi came off the bench in the 78th minute in place of Mohamed Elneny who had been deployed in the central defence.
Brazilian Lucas Di Grassi Wins Season 3
After a hectic weekend in Montreal, Audi Sport Abt driver Lucas Di Grassi has won the 2017 Formula E Championship. Felix Rosenqvist was second, securing third in the points, while Jose Maria Lopez was third for DS Virgin Racing.
IL school funding bill sent to governor
Rauner contends that without the money for Chicago pensions, Collinsville schools could get almost $2.5 million from the state. Senator Andy Manar (D) said Monday it would be the better outcome for negotiations to continue to finalize a deal.
$0.17 EPS Expected for Enable Midstream Partners LP (ENBL)
The petroleum products and by-products it collects, transports, stores and markets are produced by oil and gas companies. The stock of Armstrong World Industries Inc (NYSE:AWI) earned "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, October 6.