| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Lakers 102, Golden State Warriors 95 (final)
The Lakers took advantage of a depleted Golden State Warriors squad to take a 102-95 victory at Staples Center on Friday night.
Playing without point guard Stephen Curry (concussion) and backup point...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:34 AM
With a stat sheet and playing style that embody their coach’s teamwork preachings, Virginia is confounding All-ACC voters this basketball season. The Cavaliers are clearly the league’s best team, but who is their best player, the one most...
| 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.
| Feb 11, 2012
| 2:30 PM
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Tony Bennett's postmortem Saturday began and ended with questions about foul trouble. Virginia's coach wisely declined the bait.
Sure, early fouls by post players Mike Scott and Akil Mitchell were the last thing the 19th-...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
ACC basketball’s talent drain continues at a record pace. With the expected news that Duke’s Austin Rivers and North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and John Henson are entering the NBA draft, the conference next season will return no first-...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 4:43 AM
Later this week the ACC will announce that media attending the league's basketball tipoff Wednesday picked North Carolina to win the conference’s regular-season race.
And for our next keen insight, we’ll forecast Barack Obama to win the...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:05 PM
North Carolina was chosen Wednesday to finish atop the Atlantic Coast Conference men's basketball standings, and UNC's Harrison Barnes was selected the conference's preseason player of the year, according to a vote by media members gathered at the ACC...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 10:26 PM
Springsteen was a different kind of loud and certainly more sustained. Stevie Van Zandt riffing on guitar, the Big Man wailing on sax, and The Boss himself at full throttle.
But other than that evening, I’ve never heard John Paul Jones Arena...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 2:59 AM
Basketball recruiting services such as Rivals, CBS and ESPN each rank six ACC classes among the nation’s elite, more than any other conference. With the leading seven vote-getters on last season’s all-league teams headed to the NBA, the ACC...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:07 PM
The Washington Wizards insist they aren't wedded to any prospect for the third overall pick, and they remain at the mercy of what the Charlotte Bobcats decide to do ahead of them — whether it's take Kansas junior and Washington native Thomas...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Isn't a program that has never been to a state final four supposed to show some nerves when it takes the floor in the big college gymnasium? Grafton High forgot to read the memo before its 63-48 thumping of Heritage in the Group AA Division 4 boys...