| Jan 17, 2015
| 2:02 PM
As the NBA moves to the midpoint of its schedule, there is a tangible desperation from teams expected to be in better places by now.
Tuesday's Miami Heat game against the Oklahoma City Thunder will feature two of those teams. Former Heat forward...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:37 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Florida coach Will Muschamp says he might start struggling quarterback Jeff Driskel, the redshirt junior from Oviedo's Hagerty High, instead of true freshman Treon Harris tonight against Missouri. Personally, I...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 8:21 AM
Lovie Smith has to say he likes his group of offensive linemen. Just like we have to slam our palms to our foreheads.
Lovie Smith also has to say he’s “comfortable’’ with a left tackle who gave up the most sacks and committed...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:03 AM
I never thought I’d lobby for this. I never thought I would advocate for such a change. I never thought I’d cave in. But as much as I hate to say it, Derrick Rose has to be more like Dwyane Wade.
It’s a shame, it can become laughable,...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:09 AM
I have received several angry emails from people who don’t particularly care for the “We’re Not Going To Tank’’ Bandwagon that I’ve organized as I encourage the Bulls to drive toward the draft lottery.
| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Talk all you want about the Bulls’ overtime win against the Heat on national TV on Sunday, but ask yourself this:
Was that the same Bulls roster that lost to Memphis at home on Friday night?
Spoiler alert: Yes, it was.
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Part of the rhythm of the NBA is the continuum is that you get to pick up where you left off, especially the elite.
While the offseasons tend to be brief, there is ample time to reflect, reassess, rededicate.
Eventually, the Detroit Pistons...
| Jul 8, 2009
Allen Iverson answered questions Tuesday the same way he's played basketball for more than 20 years.
Defiantly, emotionally, confidently. With the raw, jagged, genuine edge that makes him one of the sport's most compelling and controversial characters....
| Apr 10, 2009
Word that the Detroit Pistons decided to park Allen Iverson in the garage for the remainder of the season and the playoffs prompts the question: Have we seen the last of Iverson in an NBA uniform?
Put another way: Is Iverson, the Peninsula native and one...
| Feb 27, 2010
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall."
Albert Einstein never spoke until he was 4 years old — and didn't read a word for another three years. One teacher pronounced him "mentally slow,...
| Nov 12, 2009
Carrie Underwood blames Cuervo for her — "I don't even know his last name" — reckless romance. What's Allen Iverson's excuse?
Hennessy? Hubris? Desperation?
Regardless, Iverson and the Memphis Grizzlies were a preposterous basketball...