| Apr 3, 2011
| 4:34 PM
A rapper tries to persuade Dwight Howard to play for the Knicks, Stan Van Gundy talks about his plan to rest players down the stretch and we talk defensive player of the year in today's links. 1. Magic players are growing beards, but what about Magic...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Lakers Q&A: Quin Snyder has extensive coaching tree...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 4:22 PM
One of the greatest basketball players in Lehigh Valley history will be returning home to help get the 2011-12 high school hoops season started. Former Central Catholic and University of Tennessee star player Michelle Marciniak will be the keynote speaker...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 2:48 PM
While far from a fairy tale, Frank Vogel's short tenure as Pacers' head coach has generally been positive.
The team seems happier in their body language and in the play and the team is in the position of holding a playoff spot instead of fighting for...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Well, that was fun, huh?
Covering spectacularly bad teams and unexpectedly good teams are most beat writers' dream, and I've been lucky to do both thanks to the Tim Floyd-era, the 2004-05 Scott Skiles team and now this team. And this season has far...
| May 10, 2011
| 4:02 PM
As coaching trees go, Mike Krzyzewski's is hardly a towering pine. It's not Charlie Brown's Christmas shrub, but suffice to say the branches could use some work.
All of which add intrigue to Jeff Capel's return to Duke and the perennial speculation as to...
| Feb 25, 2011
Elton Brand had 20 points and 17 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers reached .500 for the first time this season in a 110-94 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Led by a resurgent Brand, the Sixers have rebounded from a 3-13 start to get...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 3:06 AM
Elton Brand scored 20 points, Lou Williams and Jrue Holiday each had 19, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the New York Knicks 106-96 on Sunday.
Evan Turner, the No. 2 pick and last season's college player of the year, added 14 points and 10 rebounds in...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:09 PM
WILMINGTON, Del. — Jerry Krause enters a hotel lobby loaded down by two suitcases, an Arizona Diamondbacks-issued laptop and that look defining any haggard business traveler.
In three hours, he will sit through his second doubleheader in as many...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:28 PM
On Sunday, Tribune reporter K.C. Johnson caught you up on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, now a Diamondbacks scout. Krause had plenty more to say on a slew of subjects. Here's a taste:
Bill Veeck: "Along with my Dad, the best person I've known in my life."...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 11:49 PM
Upon their arrival on Thursday the Washington Wizards held a team dinner at a Japanese steakhouse. The team-building exercise was intended to break up the monotony and division that naturally comes with being on a losing team.
"When you do things like...