| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:33 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Mike Krzyzewski arrived at Duke in 1980, and during his first decade there, ACC basketball showcased the likes of Michael Jordan, Ralph Sampson, Mark Price, James Worthy, Len Bias and Johnny Dawkins. So pardon Krzyzewski for...
| Jan 14, 2014
DURHAM, N.C. — Ratings magnet Duke and its iconic arena, Cameron Indoor Stadium, were naturals for the ACC's Big Monday debut. With the league taking over the coveted television window from the Big East, ESPN wanted to showcase two of the...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Late in the 2010 season that would end with his program’s fourth national championship, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski and I spent more than an hour talking about leadership. Few topics engage him more, and as we discussed his roles with the Blue Devils...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:10 PM
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas — For a team with hopes of a mythical national championship, Simeon's 67-57 loss to DeSoto on Thursday night in a game televised on ESPN felt like a Texas-sized blemish.
Playing in front of his future coach, Duke's Mike...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The Lakers introduced their only pick in the 2013 NBA draft on Wednesday, but Laker fans will have to wait awhile before seeing Ryan Kelly in action.
Kelly won’t play on the Lakers' summer league team because he is recovering from foot surgery....
| Nov 16, 2012
| 10:11 AM
Never mind the hoopla surrounding the Mike D'Antoni hire.
At Thursday's practice, Kobe Bryant was focused on his dribbling.
He seamlessly floated up and down the court while doing various drills with an assistant coach, including fakes, slight stutter...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:04 AM
An emerging leader on the Highland Park girls basketball team, Lizzy LoGrande set her standards high. In her second varsity season, LoGrande was the Giants’ leading scorer, as well as a Central Suburban League All-Conference pick.
Head coach Jolie...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 6:45 PM
His much-anticipated announcement scheduled for Thursday, Simeon's Jabari Parker apparently still is wavering.
At least that's what his father, coach and teammates are saying.
As for Parker himself, the prized recruit was entertaining Duke coach...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 8:25 PM
Jabari Parker leaned down from a podium crowded with microphones and pulled a bright blue Duke T-shirt from a backpack, providing a dramatic ending to the type of mystery that is becoming increasingly rare in high school recruiting.
| Jul 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Adam Krikorian, the U.S. women's water polo coach, says he can't recall what exactly happened in those final seconds of anticipation. A coach's short-term memory, he says. But what he does remember from that August evening wasn't so much a sight or a...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:59 AM
LONDON — Four years ago, Lopez Lomong was as much a symbol as he was an athlete running in the Olympics.
The symbolic part will always be there. As soon as the 2012 OIympics end, Lomong will go back to the land he fled, a land now recognized as the...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 4:34 AM
Wycliffe Bible Translators will host an Orlando-area viewing of the Chick-fil-A Leadercast at its Orlando headquarters, 11221 John Wycliffe Blvd., on May 10. Chick-fil-A Leadercast is a one-day leader development event broadcast live from Atlanta to...