| 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 23, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Troy Williams will be here in two years. Bank on it. Here being the NCAA basketball tournament’s Sweet 16 weekend.
Slashing, scoring, perhaps winning.
The overriding question: Which jersey will Williams be wearing?
A 6-foot-6 small forward at...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 8:49 AM
Go figure that just as one of the most stressful college basketball seasons crashes to a close with my Buckeyes playing Kansas in the Final Four this week and cross-state rivals Louisville and Kentuckysquaring off in the other game, the Supreme Court...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:23 PM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — No matter where Anthony Davis and his buddies go to make their millions, their ol' Kentucky home will long remember this championship season.
The Wildcats hit the jackpot with their lottery picks Monday night, ignoring Davis' bad...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW ORLEANS - Throughout the NCAA Tournament, a halftime deficit hadn't prevented a Kansas victory.
But the deficit was never this large, and the opponent was never this good.
Kansas (32-7) tried to come back from trailing by as many as 18 points...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Mike Krzyzewski and Roy Williams have not been marginalized. Shaka Smart and VCU, or some other interlopers, still can crash the Final Four.
But there's no denying that Kentucky's national championship Monday night, and the way coach John Calipari...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:34 AM
The NBA Playoffs got off to an unfortunate start this weekend with major injuries to key players, including a torn ACL for last year’s MVP. Bulls superstar point guard Derrick Rose suffered a season-ending injury with 1:10 left in the fourth quarter...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 3:00 PM
PIX 11 mock draft (picks 1-10) :
Newark, New Jersey’s Prudential Center will serve as the home of the NBA Draft for the second straight year. Here is a list of who we think will go in the draft’s first ten picks.
No. 1 Pick New Orleans...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 2:41 PM
John Gabriel was reading a magazine article when he noticed his ring finger quivering again.
The former general manager of the Magic can look back now with more whimsy than fear, recalling the moment when his life changed forever.
"Of all things,"...
| 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...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:30 AM
This is the time of the year when everyone can channel their inner Dick Vitale. Just make sure not to startle your co-workers if you start yelling, "Awesome, baby!"
Everyone in the entire country, starting on Selection Sunday when the NCAA Tournament...