| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:20 PM
Because both grew up in Iowa and both attended Creighton, some pregame chatter Thursday night at the United Center focused on comparisons between Doug McDermott and Kyle Korver.
"I think our games are a lot different," McDermott said.
Indeed, the more...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:33 PM
The Golden State Warriors beat the Clippers, 112-94, on Tuesday night at Staples Center in the teams' first exhibition game of the season.
Blake Griffin led both teams with 24 points and had a game-high 12 rebounds. He had a very impressive first...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:05 PM
DURHAM, N.C. When it comes to college basketball, this area can occasionally run short on long-term memory, so it might seem like eons ago, but it was only five years ago that Mike Krzyzewski's involvement with Team USA was generally perceived as bad...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 2:35 PM
The Timberwolves remain two-plus weeks away from finalizing it with the NBA office, but they have reached an agreement in principle on a trade that will send discontented star Kevin Love away to play with LeBron James in Cleveland and bring back No. 1...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:05 PM
Klay Thompson isn't much of a talker, especially not to the media. He's a nice guy who will give an interview if you ask him in person. But he's not volunteering to be anybody's spokesperson.
Which is why when I texted him to ask for an interview, and he...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 5:03 PM
As Doug McDermott sifted through his congratulatory text messages from draft night, one from Brazil stood out.
Even while attending the World Cup, Warriors forward Harrison Barnes couldn't contain his excitement for his former Ames (Iowa) High teammate....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Vance Downs vividly remembers the first time he met Doug McDermott.
"My first impression was, 'Wow, he's small!'" the longtime coach of Ames (Iowa) High said by phone. "His father told me he was the same size at Doug's age, maybe even a little smaller....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:51 AM
The Chicago Bulls' association with USA Basketball keeps growing.
USA Basketball released its 13-man roster for the Select team that will train with the National team at next week's minicamp in Las Vegas, and Jimmy Butler is on it. He joins first-...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:39 AM
USA Basketball today formally named Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris, Magic guard Victor Oladipo and 11 additional players to its select team.
The select team will train with the U.S. national team from July 28-July 31 in Las Vegas as the national...
| May 1, 2014
| 11:35 PM
OAKLAND — Slowly, the Clippers are putting the Donald Sterling scandal behind them.
Now the Clippers just need to put the Golden State Warriors behind them.
The Clippers were unable to do so in a close-out game for them Thursday night at...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Son of a Division I basketball coach.
The fifth-leading scorer in Division I men's history.
If you knew nothing else about Doug McDermott, you might assume his passion for basketball and his dominance at Creighton University were preordained.