He moved to Haines in 2005, where he spent time making films and sharing his knowledge of basketball.
In this newscast: Bogoslof volcano was a haven for endangered animals, but scientists are studying whether they’ll return to the eastern Aleutian island. Former NBA player Carlos Boozer is returning to Juneau to host his Carlos Boozer Basketball Camp. An Alaskan radio station is facing $66,000 in fines for a list of violations.
The controversial state law limits civil rights protections for LGBT people; the league says it can’t host the All-Star game in that climate. A new location for the game hasn’t yet been announced.
On Sunday, players from the St. Louis Rams ran onto the field with their arms raised in the “hands up, don’t shoot” pose that’s been used in protests of the shooting death of Michael Brown.
The NBA now has its first full-time female assistant coach, as the San Antonio Spurs have hired WNBA star Becky Hammon to join their bench for the upcoming season.
Nevada Sen. Harry Reid says the NFL should consider ousting Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder.
Current and former NBA players praised the league’s decision to punish LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling with a lifetime ban over racist remarks he made in an audio recording. Commissioner Adam Silver announced the punishment Tuesday, days after the audio emerged.
The Connecticut Huskies are the new NCAA champions, after beating a talented but young Kentucky Wildcats team in the men’s final played in Arlington, Texas.
Michael Sam has been a star defensive end at the University of Missouri. He’s been an All-American and The Associated Press SEC Defensive Player of the Year.
The defending champion Heat had been, and may still be, the favorite to win the best-of-seven series.