| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Don Markus, reporter
Kansas 71, Kentucky 69: There are some coaches who are destined not to win a national championship. Not saying that John Calipari is the Guy V. Lewis of his generation, but Bill Self coached a less talented Jayhawks team over ...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Navy basketball coach Ed DeChellis is not a man adept at hiding how he feels.
When I visited a Navy practice in February, he called his players together into a loose huddle a few minutes before the official start of practice. Navy students being Navy...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:57 AM
The next time college basketball fans see Kentucky, the newly crowned national champions will look a lot different.
So will the team the Wildcats will be facing – Maryland.
Neither the countdown nor the buildup for their Nov. 9 matchup at the...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Say what you will about John Calipari. Call him a sleaze-bag (he's been called worse) for his recruiting methods. Rip him for the vacated seasons and Final Four appearances at Massachusetts and Memphis when players and agents did questionable things on...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:05 AM
In the weeks before the NBA Draft, before Joel Embiid's fractured right foot shrouded the first round in intrigue and chaos, Kansas coach Bill Self was openly campaigning for history.
You would expect nothing less, of course. Self hoped Embiid, his...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The Lakers are a week away from their reward for an unforgettably rough season.
Philadelphia, Milwaukee and tons of other teams can also start replenishing their roster in next Thursday's NBA draft after unspeakably bad seasons.
This is all...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:43 PM
MIAMI --- LeBron James anotó 32 puntos y Chris Bosh agregó 20 para conducir al Heat de Miami a un peleado triunfo sobre los Bobcats de Charlotte, 101-97, el miércoles en la American Airlines Arena.
Con la victoria, Miami toma ventaja de 2-0...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:52 PM
After I asked Magic owner Rich DeVos how he was doing Friday night, DeVos, from his wheelchair, said, “I wish my team was winning more.”
Maybe some day, but not anytime soon.
The Magic lost their 10th consecutive game Friday night, the...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:28 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Darren Collison limped out of the training room to his locker and plopped his weary body into a chair, his sprained left big toe now the biggest worry the Clippers have to face.
Collison gutted through "some discomfort" for 29...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Week 6 saw Kobe Bryant return to the lineup, but the Lakers finished the week back at .500 (10-10).
The Lakers start Week 7 with a home game Tuesday before starting a four-game trip that bleeds into Week 8.
Through 20 games, the Lakers have exceeded...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The start of the high school boys basketball season is still seven weeks away with the first official date of practice being Friday, Nov. 16. The first playing date is three weeks later on Dec. 7. But on Saturday, many area teams will be revving it up for...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:40 PM
NEW ORLEANS – The one-and-done caliber players in Saturday's SEC Tournament semifinal between Florida and Kentucky showed why they could be headed to the NBA after this season. Kentucky's Anthony Davis, who is all but assured of leaving as the...