| Mar 25, 2011
| 6:50 PM
It was written all over their faces, and easily heard in the comments they made Friday afternoon. For Butler, Saturday's Elite Eight match-up with 2-seed Florida is about more than just the actual game.
Sure, the Bulldogs are simply focused on trying to...
| May 16, 2012
| 12:45 AM
During Tuesday's early afternoon shootaround, Pacers point guard pointed out that Indiana needed to have fun playing basketball once again. After all, in the end basketball merely is a game, and it's one that millions of people wish they could play at the...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 5:00 PM
There are plenty of high school athletes who don't take academics seriously.
Many of them are the most talented athletes around, but a lack of academic discipline, or concern, or whatever the case may be, ends up being the ultimate dead end to a once...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:55 PM
Isiah Thomas can recall facing Maryland once in his college basketball career, as a sophomore guard at Indiana in the NCAA tournament "the year we won it."
That would have been in 1981, when the Hoosiers crushed the Terps by 35 points in the second...
| Dec 22, 2011
MINNEAPOLIS — There are point guards who are made and those who, for the lack of a better term, are born to orchestrate because of their smarts, their vision, maybe just their innate nature.
The Timberwolves possess each kind.
On their coaching...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 7:46 PM
Reporting from South Williamsport, Pa. -- The assessment was simple.
“They’re going to be tough to beat.”
That’s what Brad Bates, manager of the North Oldham Little League team from La Grange, Ky., said Sunday after his Great...
| Aug 23, 2011
Reporting from South Williamsport, Pa. — The assessment was simple.
"They're going to be tough to beat."
That's what Brad Bates, manager of the North Oldham Little League team from La Grange, Ky., said Sunday after his Great Lakes region...
| May 27, 2011
Minus the self-congratulation and TV industry dialectics — the vividly recalled meetings, the anecdotes in which the on-air talent receives recognition/reaches pinnacle of career/wins a Sports Emmy — there's some pretty good stuff in the new...