| May 18, 2010
The Sacramento Kings are inviting all fans to join them for the " NBA's GREATEST Draft Lottery Party" on Tuesday, May 18, in Midtown Sacramento on 18th Street between L and Capitol.
"We'd love to have all Kings fans from throughout Sacramento join us for...
| Nov 20, 2009
It's 72 degrees and sunny without a hint of humidity in LA. And I'm sitting in a dark, greasy diner downtown answering your questions.
ust to clarify: I'm drinking black coffee, not something stronger.
But, yes, some might call me loopy. I prefer to...
| Jun 16, 2009
Ring No. 4 for Kobe has inevitably set off a small firestorm of debate and spirited conversation about where the Lakers' star falls in the pantheon of NBA greats.
For some odd reason, in 35 years of covering the league, I have never before posted my...
| Feb 22, 2010
| 1:29 PM
The Panthers won last year's 4A state championship, are 20-0 this season and looking for their 46th consecutive win overall. That would ease them past the 1955-56 Crispus Attucks (Indianapolis) team, which was led by Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson.
| Feb 3, 2009
The opening of the newly remodeled Crispus Attucks Museum drew a mixed crowd of former students and first-time visitors.
Steve Bingham said, "I'm not really from here, so I just wanted to see what this was all about. My wife tells me a bunch cause she...
| Mar 8, 2010
In the wake of one of the finest team seasons in Boilermaker basketball history, five Purdue players and head coach Matt Painter were recognized with individual accolades on Monday as the Big Ten office announced its postseason honors.
Purdue was the...
| Mar 15, 2010
Purdue junior forward Robbie Hummel was once again recognized as one of college basketball's finest on Monday when the John R. Wooden Award committee released its list of finalists for this year's honor.
Monday's announcement marked the second time in...
| Mar 25, 2010
The fifth-seeded Bulldogs are appearing in the " Sweet 16" for the fourth time in program history, and the third time in the last eight years. Butler, which hasn't lost a game since bowing to UAB (67-57) in non-conference action back on December 22nd, ran...
| Oct 23, 2009
| 11:36 AM
Free throw percentages of the NBA's Top 50 players of all time.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar -- .721
Nate Archibald -- .810
Paul Arizin -- .810
Charles Barkley -- .735
Rick Barry --.900
Elgin Baylor -- .780
Dave Bing -- .775
Larry Bird -- .886
| Apr 13, 2010
The Kings finish the 2009-10 regular season tonight facing off against the Lakers at Staples Center in Los Angeles. It's a match-up of teams at opposite ends in the Western Conference standings. While the Lakers prepare for the upcoming NBA Playoffs and...
| Apr 13, 2010
The Kings finish the 2009-10 season tonight with a game against the Lakers at Staples Center in Los Angeles. These are teams at the opposite ends of the standings in the NBA's Western Conference. While the Lakers prepare to start The Playoffs, the Kings...
| Mar 30, 2006
EVEN though most people call him Coach, John Wooden prefers to think of himself as a teacher, and not just one who taught hundreds of UCLA basketball players during his 28 seasons coaching the Bruins. His Pyramid of Success, a diagram of core values,...