| Feb 3, 2012
| 10:54 PM
Celia Duran comes from a hard-working family.
Duran enjoys talking about her mother, father and brother. Then again, there isn't much Duran won't talk about.
She is candid and smiles often. A 20-minute interview quickly turns into nearly an hour with...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 5:07 PM
Livin' la vida loca...at William McKinley High.
At first, I'd considered putting my Spanish minor and that fall semester in Spain to good use and write this recap in Spanish. But then I reconsidered because I couldn't get the accent marks and tildes to...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:58 PM
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Missouri State University senior Kyle Weems (Sr., F, Topeka, Kan.) has been named to the All-Missouri Valley Conference first team, the league announced Tuesday, while teammate Anthony Downing was named to the MVC All-Newcomer squad....
| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Knicks and Pacers
Look for the Knicks, America's (and Asia's) Team, to be the biggest disappointment.
There's two problems: 1) You play with only one basketball, meaning 'Melo, Amare and J.R. Smith...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 10:01 AM
Now we're talking about the best of the best.
We're ranking the NBA's top 10 players at each position over five weeks.
This week, we're on power forwards.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 11:11 AM
NBA 2K12 X360, PS3, PC, PSP, Wii, PS2/$19.99-$59.99/Oct. 4
Never content with sticking to the status quo, 2K Sports is attempting to jam more content and competition into its already successful NBA 2K franchise. The same jaw-dropping graphics, smooth-as-...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 8:37 AM
For a moment, let’s take as gospel the ESPN.com report that NBA Commissioner David Stern plans to threaten players with the cancellation of the entire 2011-12 season if the sides haven’t made major progress toward a deal by the end of the...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 4:16 PM
Give Joe Labon a vehicle — a Ferrari or a Mercedes-Benz passenger van or even an old Chevy Caprice — and he'll find a way to soup it up, trick it out or simply make it more fun to drive.
He loves cars. Always has. When he was 15 years old,...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 12:00 PM
Dan Wheldon is being remembered not only as a champion driver but as a devoted husband, caring father, loyal friend, beloved son - and a neat freak.
Family members, friends, fellow drivers and hundreds of supporters said goodbye to Wheldon during a...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Sportswriting is one of those professions that looks easy – all you do is watch a game and sling an opinion, right? – but is actually quite difficult precisely because of that apparent ease. Opinions are a dime a dozen. Being able to...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 3:23 PM
The Baltimore Ravens proved last week that they could beat not just the Denver Broncos but the Las Vegas oddsmakers who had predicted their defeat. But can they now beat the Sports Illustrated jinx?
The magazine — whose prestigious cover image is...