| Jun 24, 2011
| 3:12 PM
SAN DIEGO -- A pit bull and a boxer escaped from their owner's yard and attacked a woman as she walked threedogs in a Grant Hill-area neighborhood Friday, leaving her with a minor facial injury.
"The person walking the sheltie was also walking a...
| Oct 27, 2011
| 4:13 AM
Dwight Howard has made it official: After he's done barnstorming in exhibitions across the globe, he'll host a benefit game between current and former Orlando Magic players on Nov. 13 at UCF Arena.
"Get them tickets early," Howard wrote on Twitter....
| Nov 16, 2011
| 1:58 PM
Mike Krzyzewski lives and works in the penthouse district. Has for 25 years. Final Fours, private jets, powerful connections.
But his unsurpassed record is rooted in modesty. Working-class Chicago, military service, losing seasons.
| May 27, 2012
| 11:49 AM
It seemed that everyone at the party was a millionaire.
In one corner was NBA basketball star Grant Hill. In another was Linda McMahon, who spent $50 million of her own money in 2010 in a race for the U.S. Senate. Nearby was David Einhorn, who made...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 7:00 AM
When Blake Griffin suffered a knee injury July 11, he acknowledged that he was "a little bit" worried that it was serious.
He had sustained torn cartilage in his left knee, the same knee that prevented him from playing his rookie year and hobbled him...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 9:39 AM
If Shane Battier becomes the first Duke basketball player to win NCAA and NBA championships, no one can accuse him of riding MVP LeBron James’ coattails.
While James has been brilliant in leading the Miami Heat to within two victories of the title,...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 11:39 AM
New York Knick star Amare Stoudemire reportedly tweeted an anti-gay slur at a fan who had sent him a tweet.
The fan, whose twitter handle is @BFerrelli, tweeted to Stoudemire: "You better come back stronger and quicker to make up for last season." The...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 3:39 PM
New York Knick star Amar’e Stoudemire apologized Monday used an anti-gay slur in a tweet to a fan who had reached out to him on the website first.
The fan, who has the username @BFerrelli tweeted at Stoudemire, “You better come back...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Grant Hill, soon to be wearing a Clippers uniform, is an acquisition that will further change the culture of an up-and-coming team that was once thought to be cursed.
The Clippers players are excited to be teammates with the seven-time All-Star but,...
| Mar 11, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Questions to ponder over Selection Sunday brunch with the bracket unveiling about six hours away:
* With Kentucky clearly the NCAA tournament’s top overall seed, and Duke a weaker No. 2, will the bluebloods be bracketed for a potential regional...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Hundreds of games before. Hundreds since. None I've witnessed matches. Perhaps none will.
Duke 104, Kentucky 103.
March 28, 1992.
To riff off the Beatles: It was 20 years ago today, Christian Laettner caught the pass for K.
It was a Saturday night...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:52 AM
It came down to one play and the senior who refused to lose.
Christian Laettner arched his back and leaped high for the 80-foot inbounds pass from teammate Grant Hill. He gathered in the ball, dribbled once, spun and let fly from just beyond the foul...