| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Drop 106 points against anybody, and the individual offensive numbers are going to jump off the page when awards are decided.
Amida Brimah, who scored 40 points Sunday in UConn's 106-85 win over Coppin State, was named the American Athletic Conference...
| 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 4, 2014
| 4:18 PM
STORRS – The long and short of it after UConn’s practice: It looks like Ryan Boatright will play vs. Yale on Friday night. Rodney Purvis and Omar Calhoun would seem doubtful.
Here’s are highlights from Kevin Ollie’s post-practice...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:06 PM
In 16 games, Pau Gasol has produced 11 double-doubles, including five straight. He is averaging 19.9 points, his most since scoring 20.8 per game with the Grizzlies in 2006-07. The veteran big man is grabbing 11.4 rebounds per game, his highest-average...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 3:21 PM
Didi Gregorius, the Yankees' new shortstop, will be fun to watch develop over time. It's nice to see the Yankees, looking to fill the position for the first time in 20 years, go in the direction of youth and potential with an economically sound decision...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Gerald Henderson scored a season-high 22 points and Kemba Walker scored the winning layup at the buzzer as the Hornets rallied to beat the New York Knicks 103-102 in Charlotte, N.C., ending a 10-game skid after squandering a 21-point lead.
Al Jefferson ...