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Legendary drummer and afrobeat co-founder Tony Allen dies at 79

May 01, 2020 - 11:02 AM

The drummer of supergroup The Good, the Bad & the Queen and the musical director of Fela Kuti's band Africa '70 created the totemic genre of afrobeat in the 60s

Grizzlies contain Durant to take 2-1 lead over Thunder

Apr 25, 2014 - 1:41 PM

Mike Conley tallied 20 points Zach Randolph and Tony Allen had 16 points apiece and the Memphis Grizzlies held on to beat Oklahoma City

MEMPHIS BLUES. Grizzlies guard Tony Allen (L) grabs a rebound away from Oklahoma City Thunder forward Caron Butler (R). Photo by Mike Brown/EPA

Top 5 NBA Free Agents of 2013

Jul 02, 2013 - 6:38 PM

Meet the 5 most anticipated free agents of the 2013 NBA offseason

SLIPPERY. Ellis is a master in making acrobatic shots. Photo by EPA/Tanny Mauren.