THE local basketball fraternity is now mourning national player Shawn "Shawny" Lawrence, 30, who died on Wednesday.
|National Basketball Federation of Trinidad and Tobago
|Ato Boldon Stadium, Ground Floor, Couva
With a powerful desire to honour late Guyanese basketballer Andrew Ifill, friends and family came together at the Maloney Indoor Sports Arena and played basketball matches in his honour on Sunday.
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The NBA star’s Oscar-winning short film, in which he mused on his post-basketball future, now has a new layer of sadness and irony
As the Boston Celtics star prepares to play in London, he talks to Donald McRae about race, the NBA and the death of his best friend