| Jan 12, 2014
| 1:23 PM
The NBA admitted Sunday there was a missed foul call at the end of the Dallas Mavericks-New Orleans Pelicans game Saturday night that could have changed the outcome of the game, the second time in three weeks the league office has pointed out potential...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:14 PM
NEW ORLEANS — The Clippers have slipped in recent games, leaving Coach Doc Rivers to declare that the “basketball gods punish you for messing around.”
Rivers also said that a poor mind-set from the outset will prove costly, and the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Three times as many ACC schools excused their coaches this basketball season as reached the NCAA tournament’s Sweet 16. Two more teams from the conference advanced to the National Invitation Tournament semifinals as played in NCAA regional finals....
| Feb 26, 2014
| 1:45 PM
Ken Atkins won't be hard to find Friday night.
He likely will be surveying how Evans' boys basketball team is faring in its Class 8A state boys basketball semifinal against South Miami at the Lakeland Center. His eyes will be trained on the action in...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:16 PM
New Orleans Pelicans 132 - Lakers 125 (end of regulation)
The Lakers fought all the way back from 21 down, but couldn't close the deal against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night at Staples Center.
A 40-point fourth quarter (74 in the second...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 4:42 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — As one half of the Atlantic Coast Conference's top returning scoring backcourt, Miami's Malcolm Grant thinks he and teammate Durand Scott have earned at least a little respect.
So, when Grant's phone rang recently and a family...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Pedigree, venue and seed say this was the greatest upset of the NCAA basketball tournament's modern era. The proverbial eye test tells a radically different tale.
Lehigh defeated Duke 75-70 in the Blue Devils' backyard Friday, and anyone who watched,...
| 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-...
| 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,...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 4:47 AM
The early NBA exits and staggering coaching turnover have marinated. The rosters are close to set, and the summer recruiting circuit will commence next month.
So why not do some early handicapping of next season’s ACC basketball race?
| Aug 23, 2011
| 6:12 PM
Scandalous accusations, radical rules reform and conference realignment have big-footed the college sports news cycles of late, burying notable developments on many fronts.
Case in point: Virginia Tech's opening football opponent, Appalachian State,...