| Mar 25, 2015
| 2:12 PM
Perhaps the most celebrated athlete in Orlando during the past month, Orlando City Lions soccer star Kaká purchased a $3.4 million house in the exclusive Isleworth neighborhood.
With homeowners including Vince Carter, Grant Hill and Shaquille O'Neal,...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:14 PM
Thank God for the brackets.
March Madness begins Tuesday night with hopes of capturing the interest of the sporting world for the next three weeks.
The Associated Press and others have reported about declining interest in college basketball....
| Mar 15, 2015
| 4:44 PM
Even at 11 years old, Grant Hill knew he was watching something special.
Sitting there, next to his father, watching as Georgetown, Louisville, North Carolina and Houston battled it out in the national semifinals of the 1982 NCAA Tournament, Hill knew...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 7:46 AM
To his credit, this remains a time when Pat Riley continues with his cross-country due diligence, fanning out around the nation along with his staff to scout college tournaments.
Because even if his picks don't come in the lottery or the first-round, or...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:16 PM
As the American Athletic Conference Tournament begins Thursday in Hartford, defending national champion UConn has a simple task. Win four games for the title and secure a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Otherwise, the Huskies figure to be the ninth...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:05 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When he arrived at Illinois in 1975, the first thing Lou Henson did was preach patience.
The new coach wanted to build the Fighting Illini into a national contender, but he wanted to do it with in-state prospects, even if it'd...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:05 PM
There is a growing sentiment around the league that the Oklahoma City Thunder would be the most feared lower-seeded team of any possible first-round playoff matchup.
"They are the most dangerous team," TNT analyst Kenny Smith said during Thursday night'...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 11:26 PM
The team with the coach named Doc is paying close attention to a potentially serious medical problem. As the Clippers should.
This isn't about sprained ankles or back spasms. In the NBA, those are the ordinary costs of doing business.
This is about...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 3:13 PM
San Antonio Spurs legend Gregg Popovich recorded his 1000th career NBA victory earlier this week, which got me to thinking about how much dumb luck is involved in coaching.
Not that Popovich isn't an incredible coach, but can you imagine how his...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 4:15 PM
When the Clippers landed in Oklahoma City on Saturday, Blake Griffin didn't accompany the team to its hotel.
He went directly to a hospital.
The forward's right elbow was oddly swollen, prompting Clippers trainer Jason Powell to advise him to get it...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 12:27 PM
Clippers' superstar power forward Blake Griffin is set for surgery Monday to remove a staph infection in his right elbow.
It remains unclear how many games Griffin will miss while recovering, but the team said Sunday that he could be out anywhere from...