| Jan 6, 2014
| 8:18 AM
BEIJING — Dennis Rodman and six other former NBA players arrived Monday in Pyongyang, where they’re set to face off against a North Korean basketball team on Wednesday — dictator Kim Jong Un’s birthday.
Rodman recruited Charles...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Pro ball seems always to just elude my soft, suburban hands. I have this dream, over and over, where the QB zips a pass high over the middle, and I am unable to go up for it. I look down, and I see two newspaper editors wrapping their arms around my legs,...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Dennis Rodman has checked into an undisclosed alcohol rehabilitation center to treat his long-time struggle with alcoholism, his agent says.
Darren Prince declined on Saturday to say which facility will treat Rodman and how long he will be there....
| Jan 10, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Turns out, I didn't do such a great game of picking games tonight -- both in terms of winners and which game to cover. Don't get me wrong. I always enjoy going to Liberty's Memorial Gym. I have been going there since I was a kid and saw a ton of playoff...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:44 PM
"The Amazing Race" is about to begin its 24th edition, and once again it's time for the "all-stars" to come back and race again.
The producers have unveiled the lineup of returning "Race-rs" in advance of the show's Feb. 23 season premiere.
| Aug 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
James Franco probably thought being a multi-hyphenate performer and artist seemed pretty great. That was before he agreed to be the subject of this year's Comedy Central roast, which was taped Aug. 25 at Culver Studios.
From Oscar hosting and marijuana...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 2:55 PM
The pandemonium in Perkasie did not reflect very well on the culture of professional basketball, which, unlike that of pro hockey, can be a little rowdy.
Borough officials decided to rent the community swimming pool for an Aug. 11 party billed as...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea on Tuesday to visit communist leader Kim Jong Un, spurring hopes that a jailed American tour operator might be freed as a gesture of friendship between the two eccentrics.
Rodman, on his...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:49 AM
The Harlem Globetrotters are known worldwide for their crazy stunts on the basketball court.
One recent Globetrotter dunk definitely lived up to that reputation ... a little bit too much so.
William “Bull” Bullard barely avoided being...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Members of the Harlem Globetrotters will drop by the Fun Spot location near International Drive for a meet-and-greet session on Friday. The famed basketball team is in Central Florida for appearances at UCF Arena and Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee....
| Feb 17, 2013
| 4:24 PM
Stan Sutphen's passing on Saturday is another blow to local sports fans who remember a glorious era of high school basketball around here when we had larger-than-life-characters on the coaching sidelines -- people like Milo Sewards, Dick Schmidt, Dick...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
HBO’s Real Time With Bill Maher has long been a panacea for grownups bored by traditional newscasts. Now the network reinvents the newsmagazine with VICE (premiering Friday, April 5, at 11pm ET), a no-holds-barred weekly series for a tech-...