| Oct 15, 2012
| 9:52 AM
CINCINNATI — Jacque Vaughn would like to see his Orlando Magic improve their transition defense and play a more physical brand of basketball in tonight’s exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Magic completed their shootaround at U....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Three Things to consider on this sports Tuesday:
Thing 1: Don't know about you, but I feel so much better about the Miami Marlins going forward now that Bud Selig has promised to "continue to monitor this situation."
Oh, Shruggin' Bud will "monitor"...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 6:30 PM
His father has said it's between Duke and Michigan State. Jabari Parker countered by saying recently that there still were five schools in contention for his oral commitment. The world will find out at 3 p.m. Thursday where the Simeon senior has decided...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:24 PM
The start of the high school boys basketball season is still seven weeks away with the first official date of practice being Friday, Nov. 16. The first playing date is three weeks later on Dec. 7. But on Saturday, many area teams will be revving it up for...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Lake Clifton boys basketball coach Herman "Tree" Harried will coach Pan Africa at the Nike Global Challenge, a four-day, eight-team international tournament that features some of the top under-19 players in the world.
The event, which takes place at...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 1:22 PM
There was a lot of buzz around the time of the NBA draft that scouts and general managers were asking both Mark Turgeon and Alex Len about rising sophomore Jake Layman.
Layman's size, athleticism and shooting range have put the 6-foot-8 forward on the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:14 PM
Three summers ago, Phil Booth didn't have a chance.
Playing former Mount St. Joseph standout Eric Atkins one-on-one, the Gaels' current star was dominated by the then Notre Dame-bound point guard.
Atkins says Booth didn't score.
"It probably still...
| May 27, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Duke faithful used to worry that coaching the pros would lure Mike Krzyzewski away from the Blue Devils. The Celtics called, the Lakers called, and heaven knows who else.
Never mind the notion that a college basketball lifer wouldn’t translate...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Busy with my life of slinging brilliant insight and watching as much NBA playoff basketball as I can manage, I’d pledged to catch only the second half of Tuesday night’s Memphis-San Antonio game, and in doing so completely forgot to watch...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Monday afternoon, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski discussed the improbability of an undefeated college basketball season. Tuesday evening, even as his top-ranked Blue Devils remained unscathed, his words rang true.
The first component Krzyzewski mentioned...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 4:00 AM
Welcome back to Morning Shootaround, a regular feature this season the day after Maryland basketball games. While we can’t bring you into the Terps’ locker room after games – reporters haven’t been allowed in there since the last...