| Jan 22, 2014
| 8:11 PM
The Orlando Magic played one of their best 12-minute stretches of the entire season Wednesday night. From the final minute or so of the third quarter until the final minute or so of the fourth, a group primarily made up of youngsters Tobias Harris,...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 6:52 PM
The Lakers fell to the Hawks on the road Monday night in Atlanta, 114-100.
After a strong first half, the Lakers allowed 67 points in the second, getting simply outworked by the Hawks.
Six Hawks scored in double figures including Al Horford (19), Paul...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:43 PM
ATLANTA — Not so long ago, the Orlando Magic used to dominate the Atlanta Hawks.
Atlanta controls the rivalry now.
The Hawks extended their regular-season winning streak over the Magic to 11 consecutive games Saturday night,...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 1:45 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - In his situation, it was a second home.
A quartet of appearances in the Big Ten Tournament helped Draymond Green feel quite comfortable as he arrived for his NBA Draft workout with the Pacers Monday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
| Jun 11, 2012
| 3:11 PM
After Virginia’s baseball team made it to the College World Series last year for the second time in three seasons, it started to become pretty normal to see at least one group of U.Va.’s student-athletes competing deep into June, long after...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 12:28 PM
As a program that loses its top scorer and rebounder, most-prolific 3-point shooter and best interior defender, Virginia does not need too thorny a schedule next season. The ACC appears to have helped the Cavaliers in that regard.
Virginia on Thursday...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:59 AM
Basketball recruiting services such as Rivals, CBS and ESPN each rank six ACC classes among the nation’s elite, more than any other conference. With the leading seven vote-getters on last season’s all-league teams headed to the NBA, the ACC...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Virginia men's basketball coach Tony Bennett likes the chances that Mike Scott will stick in the pros for one key reason -- a translatable skill, that midrange jumper of his, that should carry over to the NBA.
On Thursday Scott will find out what the...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 11:17 AM
With Hall of Famer Larry Bird sitting on one side of the court, and his former Boston Celtics teammate Danny Ainge sitting on the other side, Mike Scott realized he was in the presence of basketball royalty at one of his 17 workouts leading up to the...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:21 PM
When former Virginia forward Mike Scott spoke Monday about his pre-National Basketball Association draft workout experience, he talked about a hectic schedule that included "going to sleep in Portland and waking up in Atlanta the next day."
| Dec 6, 2012
CHARLOTTESVILLE — A game Virginia had owned throughout was slipping away Wednesday night when Tony Bennett called timeout with 5:15 remaining to design a play.
As scripted, Joe Harris and Akil Mitchell ran a textbook pick-and-roll on the right...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:35 PM
Virginia and Virginia Tech face contrasting basketball openers this weekend amid similarly modest expectations for the season.
The Cavaliers play at 7 p.m. Friday at George Mason, a game to be shown by MASN. The Patriots were 24-9 last season, 15-1 at...