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  • Lakers have limited options with Julius Randle player exception

    Lakers have limited options with Julius Randle player exception
    On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured rookie power forward Julius Randle. The exception, which expires on March 10, can be used to sign or claim a single player off waivers for $1.5 million, or...
  • Money Needed To Finish Center Could Use Some NBA Bling

    Money Needed To Finish Center Could Use Some NBA Bling
    STORRS — The $40 million Werth Family UConn Basketball Champions Center, christened on a Friday when dual national championships would be celebrated across the street, is beautiful. Beyond beautiful, really, borderline spectacular compared to what...
  • ASK IRA: Could Haslem still have a significant role for the Heat?

    ASK IRA: Could Haslem still have a significant role for the Heat?
    Q: Udonis Haslem appears to be the type of player who keeps himself in top shape. And he's not ancient, just now  approaching the age where skills start to diminish. He may no longer be at a stage where he can be a starter, counted on to play 25 to 30...
  • ASK IRA: Does Wade deserve more of a benefit of the doubt?

    ASK IRA: Does Wade deserve more of a benefit of the doubt?
    Q: Dwayne Wade is my favorite player by far in the NBA, so I might be biased. But even with Chris Bosh getting his new contract, I am still convinced Dwayne is the best player the Heat have. I'm not ready to write him off. At worst, he is the second-...
  • It's summer, when free-agent dreams come true for NBA general managers

    It's summer, when free-agent dreams come true for NBA general managers
    NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas. Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set! Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
  • Ray Rice y Penn State, continúan los escándalos en la NFL y la NCAA

    Ray Rice y Penn State, continúan los escándalos en la NFL y la NCAA
    De no haber sido por la audacia de TMZ, un portal de internet especializado en escándalos de celebridades, el ex jugador de los Ravens de Baltimore, Ray Rice, quizá el hombre más odiado de Estados Unidos en la actualidad, se habría salido con la suya....
  • An NBA season of highest highs for some, and lowest lows for others

    An NBA season of highest highs for some, and lowest lows for others
    Almost everyone gets to see the crazy step-back three-pointers and wild flip-ins that make Kevin Durant so great, his top plays consuming hours of air time on ESPN, TNT, NBA TV, etc. Considerably fewer have been privy to the madness that is Byron...
  • UConn Players In The NBA

    Jeff Adrien, 2005-09, Milwaukee Bucks: 5.3 points, 5.0 rebounds in 14.9 minutes with Charlotte and Milwaukee. Ray Allen, 1993-96, Miami Heat: 9.7 points, 36 percent from 3-point range in 26.7 minutes. Missed last two games (illness). Caron Butler,...
  • UConn NBA Draft History

    When Clifford Robinson was drafted in the second round in 1989, not many would have predicted he'd play 18 seasons in the NBA, including 14 seasons where he averaged double figures. That was the beginning of a steady flow to the NBA of players under Jim...
  • UConn's NBA Draft History

    UConn's NBA draft history: Walt Dropo: 1947, 4th, Providence-# Burr Carlson: 1952, 82nd, Philadelphia-x Jim Ahearn: 1955, 53rd, Boston Art Quimby: 1955, 80th, Rochester-x Toby Kimball: 1965, 23rd, Boston Wes Bialosuknia: 1967, 37th, St. Louis...
  • ¿Qué le espera al Heat de Miami?

    ¿Qué le espera al Heat de Miami?
    Primero las buenas noticias: Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol, Kyle Lowry, Luol Deng, Marcin Gortat y Boris Diaw figuran en la lista de potenciales agentes libres que podrían unirse el Heat la próxima temporada. Ahora las malas: de la única forma que alguno...