Celtics legend Bill Russell gave a one-finger salute to Sacramento Kings veteran Vince Carter during a summer league game. Though it's unclear what prompted the gesture from Russell, it's clear it was all in good fun between the two.
A massive brawl between a referee and players broke out during an AAU basketball game between R.A.W. Athletics and the Houston Raptors on Sunday, July 9. The Emerson Police Department has launched an investigation into the brawl.
NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas visited Sacramento's Golden 1 Center on July 2, 2018, to take part in the California Classic Youth Forum, a writing workshop and panel discussion on ways youths can improve their life skills.