| Nov 9, 2013
| 12:35 PM
PHILADELPHIA At 6-8 and now a chiseled 235 pounds, Thaddeus Young can bang down low and challenge around the basket with opposing centers. Other times he is tussling with players closer to his size at his now familiar power-forward spot. He is actually...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:20 PM
PHILADELPHIA The boos were predictable, and they were as loud and long as you'd expect, and they began with 3 minutes, 54 seconds in the first quarter the instant Andrew Bynum lifted all 7 feet and 285 pounds of himself off his chair along the Cleveland...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Chris Collins is such a basketball nut, wife Kim says he learned to count by twos.
She's not kidding. It's part of the lore of Northwestern's new coach.
After their kids, Ryan and Kate, said "Mama" and "Dada," the next word out of their mouths was...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Earvin "Magic" Johnson announced on Thursday that he'll no longer be part of ESPN's NBA coverage because of other commitments.
Johnson joined the network in 2008 and appeared on ESPN and ABC as a studio and game analyst.
"I love ESPN. Unfortunately, due...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:41 PM
— They fell like dominoes in a strange and fascinating reboot of the entire Philadelphia pro sports scene.
In a 10-month span, down went Eagles coach Andy Reid, 76ers coach Doug Collins, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel and Flyers coach Peter...
| Sep 12, 2013
New Northwestern University head basketball coach Chris Collins paid $2.55 million for a newly built seven-bedroom house in Winnetka.
A Northbrook native and son of former Chicago Bulls head coach Doug Collins, Chris Collins starred at Duke University...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:25 PM
The 76ers did their homework on NBA draft night.
While they knew they'd be taking a chance on the knee of Kentucky's Nerlens Noel, the Sixers were persuaded by what they saw on film.
The videotape showed a tenacious center in the middle, a defensive...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:50 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Rutgers University head men's basketball coach Eddie Jordan has announced that Monte Shubik will serve as the program's director of player services.
A native of Stoystown, Shubik arrives at Rutgers after working as...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Orlando Pro Summer League will begin Sunday morning on Amway Center’s practice court and will feature the Orlando Magic, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Coaches are now competing with Dwight Howard in the category of Best NBA Drama.
You know there's some sort of bizarre occurrences….
When Jason Kidd becomes the Brooklyn Nets coach only days after shedding his Knicks jersey while coach of the...