| May 27, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Duke faithful used to worry that coaching the pros would lure Mike Krzyzewski away from the Blue Devils. The Celtics called, the Lakers called, and heaven knows who else.
Never mind the notion that a college basketball lifer wouldn’t translate...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Ryan Anderson received a warm — but not overwhelming — greeting Wednesday night, when the Orlando Magic hosted Anderson's New Orleans Hornets.
Anderson entered the game with 4:51 remaining in the first quarter, prompting many in the crowd to...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:43 PM
After very much enjoying this year’s National Championship game in which Louisville defeated Michigan, I figured out exactly why: it looked like an NBA playoff game.
This goes to an argument that drives me absolutely crazy: no, college...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 2:33 PM
The Orlando Magic’s starters played well against the New Orleans Hornets’ starters in the teams’ preseason opener Sunday afternoon. But the Magic’s reserves faltered — at least in the game’s final quarter.
| Oct 23, 2012
| 7:49 PM
Hornets guard Austin Rivers said his right ankle injury, suffered Monday night at Dallas isn't as bad as feared.
At practice Tuesday at the Alario Center, Rivers was in a walking boot. But said Rivers, "I feel it was game seven tonight, I could play."...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 7:23 PM
Atlantic Coast Conference
Heading into last season's NCAA tournament, three ACC teams – North Carolina, Duke and ACC tournament champion Florida State – were ranked in the top 10, but UNC and N.C. State were the only ACC reps in the Sweet 16....
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:00 AM
On Sunday evening, DeAndre Jordan's name was trending on Twitter, the Clippers' center was leading the NBA with the most mentions per hour on NBA.com, and NBA superstars were tweeting about him.
It happened after Jordan sprinted down the middle of...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Mixed reviews by draft analysts suggest Austin Rivers may not be a lottery pick in the NBA Draft.
But the ever-confident former Winter Park standout told the Sentinel in a Tuesday afternoon phone interview he plans to be on that elite list of the first...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Shane Larkin, a 2011 DePaul basketball recruit who was released from his Blue Demons' scholarship last week due to a medical issue, resurfaced at Miami on Friday.
Following his visit, Larkin sent a text message on Friday night about his trip reading,...
| Jul 29, 2012
| 1:42 AM
Mike Mitchell is enjoying a homecoming this weekend at the Champion Gridiron Kings 7-on-7 Tournament at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports.
And the Plano (Texas) Prestonwood Christian linebacker is contemplating making his trip even more memorable with...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
ACC basketball’s talent drain continues at a record pace. With the expected news that Duke’s Austin Rivers and North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and John Henson are entering the NBA draft, the conference next season will return no first-...