| May 6, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Another potential coaching target hit the market on Tuesday as the Golden State Warriors relieved Mark Jackson of his head coaching duties, despite a 51-31 season.
The Warriors took the Clippers to seven games in the first round of the playoffs, despite...
| May 7, 2014
| 3:21 PM
The Lakers are looking for a new head coach to replace Mike D'Antoni, but the potential candidates seem to be saying more about the job than the team itself.
"Mitch Kupchak and I were roommates in college and Mitch has been a very good friend of mine...
| May 10, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Lakers guard Jodie Meeks will graduate from the University of Kentucky on Saturday, five years after leaving the Wildcats for the NBA.
"It feels good," Meeks said at a news conference in Kentucky on Thursday. "It's gratifying to myself and my family...
| May 12, 2014
| 5:02 PM
The Lakers still have no head coach. According to General Manager Mitch Kupchak, it may be a while.
"We don’t intend to hire a coach any time soon, but the thought process has begun," said Kupchak, according to Lakers.com on Monday.
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:09 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The smiling Huskies huddled on the stage with the NCAA national championship trophy after their 60-54 victory over Kentucky on Monday night.
And front and center, Ryan Boatright couldn't keep his hands off the award. Like his...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Tyler Ulis managed to miss the announcement about the announcements.
While the college basketball world was thrown into a tizzy Monday night with word the Young's Jahlil Okafor, like Curie's Cliff Alexander, would make his decision public at 3 p.m....
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:27 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Only nine minutes remained in the NCAA tournament championship when guard Ryan Boatright rolled his ankle.
His mother, Tanesha, watching from the AT&T Stadium stands, knew her son wouldn't budge. That's not how the Boatrights,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 6:57 AM
ARLINGTON, Texas — They took the stairs. They took them one step at a time. They took them one by one when there wasn't anything to play for last season and they were the pariahs of the NCAA. They took them one step at a time even after Louisville...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Jabari Parker has gone national, and he's well on his way to becoming the Chicago area's fourth NBA lottery pick in the last seven years.
There's two more right behind him.
In the not-too-distant future, we might look back at the 2012-13 Tribune All-...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:13 AM
Kevin Ollie was interviewed on CBS This Morning Wednesday by Gayle King. He covered a lot of territory he has already covered recently, but he did address the prospects of coaching in the NBA, appearing to close the door on it now, but not in the future....
| Apr 7, 2014
| 11:08 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Kentucky freshman guard Aaron Harrison launched a last-seconds three-point shot Monday from the same spot he'd knocked two straight opponents out of the tournament.
This time he didn't make it, though, and this time it didn't...