| 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.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:57 PM
UCLA fans better get used to the sight of Steve Alford. Win or lose, he's going to be around for quite some time.
That's because UCLA's new head basketball coach is bound to the program — and it to him — by a $10.4-million buyout clause...
| 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....
| Jan 29, 2013
| 9:39 AM
I’ve always described Maryland basketball coach Mark Turgeon as a glass half-empty kind of guy, but he seems to be changing his message to the media and his approach with his team during his second season in College Park.
Coming off the team&...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 2:57 PM
His team has lost four of six games since its 13-1 start, including three straight on the road in the Atlantic Coast Conference. After Mark Turgeon was widely praised for keeping the Terps competitive in his first season, fans are getting a little...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 2:48 PM
Calipari or Smart
Three Final Fours but no banner in 10 years like Ben Howland? Not good enough at UCLA. Befitting the Hollywood aura, the ideal candidate is an A-list personality with an oversized ego, designer wardrobe...
| 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 29, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Long, rangy wings who lead the break and make contested threes; clever, slightly undersized point guards who pass unselfishly but score when needed; a power forward who rebounds more than he shoots.
So appeared the ACC’s future during last...