American Heart Association

Deaths prompt heart screenings for former NBA players


Twenty years after he retired from professional basketball, Morlon Wiley still looks like somebody you want on your side in a pickup game. Lean and fit, he eats right, works out and goes to the doctor for checkups.

But he recently turned 50, and he knew […]

NBA’s State Farm All-Star weekend to support American Heart Association

The NBA’s Eastern Conference will play for the American Heart Association during the NBA’s State Farm All-Star Saturday Night scheduled Feb. 15 in New Orleans.

The Eastern Conference also selected the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, while the Western Conference will compete for Teach for America and the Wounded Warrior Project.

The […]