After Houston Rockets stars James Harden and Chris Paul fouled out in Thursday’s 111-106 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers, an NBA official with a long, controversial history was in their crosshairs. That official: Scott Foster, a Maryland native and University of Maryland graduate.
After spending most of his first two NBA seasons buried on the bench with the Portland Trail Blazers, former Maryland standout Jake Layman has found his role as a key reserve and sometimes starter for one of the Western Conference's top teams.
At first, Overseas Elite didn’t cruise in the final of The Basketball Tournament on Friday night at Morgan State. They instead survived, outlasting an Eberlein Drive team nipping at a tenuous lead from the match’s start.
The three-time defending champion Overseas Elite beat the Golden Eagles, 85-60, on Thursday night to reach the championship game of The Basketball Tournament at Morgan State. They'll face Eberlein Drive for the title Friday night.
According to ESPN, new Atlanta general manager Travis Schlenk didn't make a trade with Milwaukee or San Antonio before drafting Kevin Huerter because he thought media picks on social media were correct.
While Kevin Huerter will start his NBA career as a first-round draft pick and Justin Jackson will try to start his after being picked in the second round, both former Maryland players will be part of rebuilding teams at the bottom of the Eastern Conference.
Cleveland and Golden State will meet for the fourth straight year in the NBA Finals, with the Warriors looking for their third title in the four years. Can LeBron James and the Cavs steal one like 2016?
Kevin Durant scored 34 points and the Golden State Warriors are heading to their fourth straight NBA Finals after fighting back from another big deficit with a huge third quarter and beating the Houston Rockets, 101-92, in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals on Monday night.