| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:20 PM
The longtime general manager of D.C. Assault says he expects the Washington-based AAU basketball program to take “a PR [public relations] hit” after its co-founder was arrested on federal charges of drug trafficking, but he doesn’t...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Roddy Peters, the four-star recruit from Suitland who committed to Maryland on Tuesday, had a pretty good coach to learn from this past spring and summer while playing for D.C. Assault.
Former Wizards coach Eddie Jordan, a former point guard himself, ...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Outside of Roddy Peters' commitment to Maryland on Tuesday, it was a slow week in Terps recruiting. With that in mind, here are some links to various Peters-related stories/blogs from this week:
** ESPN.com's Dave Telep told Don Markus that Peters'...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The rookie arrived at Lakers training camp with something to prove.
His new teammates — veterans such as Magic Johnson and Michael Cooper — elbowed him around the basketball court. The rough treatment continued after practice.
| Aug 2, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The question isn't why the NBA would try to stop the 76ers from tanking. The question is why the league hadn't tried sooner.
This is, after all, a franchise that signed Kenny Thomas to a seven-year, $50 million contract in 2003; that signed Brian Skinner...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 11:11 PM
The Lakers have officially hired Byron Scott as their next coach, ending a search of almost three months by choosing a familiar name to Lakers followers.
He comes with a built-in advantage over the last two Lakers coaches because he didn't replace...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 2:55 PM
MEMPHIS — The first American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament is here, and it caps an inaugural season of celebration. The emerging league prominently featured terrific guards and coaches.
"There was a lot of talk about what it was,...
| Mar 3, 2013
Lakers 4, Philadelphia 76ers 2
An old dog, a new trickster and birth of 'Showtime'
"Showtime" began as 20-year-old rookie Magic Johnson inspired this talented team to first in the Pacific Division. After four close games in the...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:15 PM
The Lakers' final non-Mike D'Antoni assistant coach left over the weekend as Darvin Ham joined the Atlanta Hawks under Coach Mike Budenholzer.
“Darvin has a great feel for the game and knows what it takes for a team to be successful and compete at...
| May 15, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Former Lakers assistant coach Eddie Jordan recently left the team to become head coach at Rutgers.
Jordan was brought in by Mike Brown to help teach the Lakers a version of the Princeton offense but Brown was let go five games into the regular season....
| May 12, 2013
| 7:00 AM
LeBron James is a great actor. So says Nate Robinson.
But the Miami Heat star isn't being complimented by the Chicago Bulls point guard. He's being mocked.
"You see LeBron in a lot of commercials, a lot of good acting," Robinson told Yahoo Sports...
| May 27, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Rutgers doesn't seem able to escape controversy, with the Star-Ledger of Newark, N.J., reporting that Julie Hermann, the university's recently hired athletic director, has an abusive past similar to former men's basketball coach Mike Rice.
If true, it's...