| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:30 AM
UConn and Duke have played nine times. It began 50 years ago as a mismatch of basketball bluebloods vs. blue collar. Over the decades, things changed, the court leveled and scrappy UConn teams began winning their share.
They don't play often enough to...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 9:14 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Mike Krzyzewski said that UConn played like the championship program it is. What the Huskies didn't play like on this Thursday night in the Meadowlands was like a championship team.
"It was a fight," Coach K said after Duke...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 8:25 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Magic certainly don't have a LeBron James. And as they witnessed at Time Warner Cable Arena, they don't have a Kemba Walker, either.
To win games, the Magic must usually take up a collection, which is what they did Saturday...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:37 PM
MIAMI — Second-year pro Victor Oladipo and rookie Elfrid Payton plan on growing together as the Magic's starting backcourt. They are forming a tight bond. Just just don't expect Oladipo to grow out his hair like the wild mess sitting atop Payton's...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 7:31 AM
The reality facing the Magic on the court is much different than the reality facing them in the Eastern Conference standings.
The standings say they are not out of the playoff race, considering the East is so lousy and forgiving. They simply can’t...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:43 PM
Jeff Teague scored 25 points and the Hawks beat the Memphis Grizzlies, 96-86, on Wednesday night at Atlanta to continue their strong play against Western Conference teams.
The Hawks, who have won six straight overall, have a nine-game winning streak...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:47 PM
Robert Mueller, the former FBI director looking into how the NFL handled the Ray Rice domestic abuse incident, says the league should have been more aggressive in its investigation before initially punishing Rice. There's a revelation. But he also found...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:42 PM
It was an eventful first week of 2015 for former Huskies in the NBA.
•Kemba Walker had a big night Wednesday, scoring 31 points, including a game-winning basket against New Orleans. It was Walker's third 30-point game in a row for the Bobcats,...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:23 PM
STORRS — The confetti was still on heads and shoulders as Kevin Ollie and his players took the podium at AT&T Stadium.
It was familiar, it was comfortable. And when someone tossed out the word, "improbable," Ollie corrected him.
| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:16 PM
It was just another reminder of how things change when LeBron James leaves.
For four seasons and four playoff games, Charlotte tried to beat the Big 3 Heat and failed.
Then came Wednesday night and no LeBron . . . and the 20-game losing streak to...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 0-5; Hornets 3-3.
Record vs. Hornets (2013-14): 1-1.
Update: Center Al Jefferson had 40 points and 18...