| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:19 PM
STORRS — Larry Brown got a chance to see Jim Calhoun Sunday.
"He gave me a half-assed wave," Brown said after his SMU basketball team squashed No. 21 UConn 64-55 in front of 10,167 Gampel Pavilion fans who had been amped to honor their 1999...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Pau Gasol, the NBA's most-targeted subject of trade rumors, survived another deadline Thursday at noon, with the Lakers unable to move him and his $19.3-million salary.
The Lakers made no deals at all Thursday, which brought to mind one obvious...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 11:34 AM
The Sports Xchange
D-League to experiment with flopping technicals
The NBA Developmental League will start calling technical fouls on players during games for flopping in an attempt to curb the practice, the NBA announced Wednesday.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 7:49 AM
The Sports Xchange
While the NBA put on one of its showcase events last weekend with the All-Star festivities in New Orleans, another key date on the league's calendar looms less than a week away.
The trade deadline is Thursday, and numerous players...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Jeff Adrien, 2005-09, Charlotte Bobcats: 3.5 points, 2.4 points in 10.5 minutes.
Ray Allen, 1993-96, Miami Heat: 9.3 points, 3.0 rebounds, 35 percent from 3-point range in 26.5 minutes.
Hilton Armstrong, 2002-06, Golden State Warriors: 2.3 rebounds, 0....
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:03 PM
HAMDEN — The emergence of Quinnipiac junior Ousmane Drame into one of the top post players in mid-major college basketball has been about decisions and commitment more so than refining natural ability. To watch him play is to see nearly the complete...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Heat at Suns
When/Where: 9 p.m., U.S. Airways Center
TV: Sun Sports Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM (Spanish)
Scouting report: In the first meeting, the Heat defeated the Suns 107-92 in Miami on Nov. 25. … Heat center Chris Bosh has...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:25 PM
At the Broncos' official post-Super Bowl news conference, here was John Elway: "We got off to a slow start, got behind early and hung in there. We just played into their hand and were never able to get over the hump."
Here, now, is the post-massacre...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 8:58 PM
The Lakers have moved closer to starting their rebuilding process, engaging in trade discussions with the Phoenix Suns for veteran forward Pau Gasol, according to a person familiar with the situation.
The Lakers are hoping to shed Gasol's salary and...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:53 PM
The Lakers have had conversations with the Phoenix Suns, contemplating a trade that could send Pau Gasol to the Arizona desert for the expiring contract of Emeka Okafor and a 2014 first-round pick.
The Suns are in a unique position heading into the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:45 PM
The Lakers took off Monday for a three-game trip and left behind the injured Pau Gasol.
Will he still be there when they return?
The Lakers and Phoenix Suns have engaged in trade talks for Gasol, though there is one main holdup to a deal being...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:10 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Trade talks for Pau Gasol between the Phoenix Suns and Lakers have stalled because the Suns feel the asking price is too high for the veteran post player, according to a person familiar with the situation but not authorized to...