| Apr 24, 2015
| 6:54 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
New University of Florida football coach Jim McElwain recently took over a downtrodden program, interest among his fan base might be at an all-time low, the offensive talent he inherited is abysmal and one of his...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 6:35 PM
After a vintage playoff performance this week with the Houston Rockets, Dwight Howard looked like the same old Dwight Howard who turned the Magic into a contender.
But Dwight says in a wide-ranging interview with the Bleacher Report that he's a new man,...
| Apr 23, 2015
| 6:48 AM
Why haven't the Orlando Magic called a news conference yet to announce the hiring of Scott Brooks as their new coach?
I realize Brooks just got fired yesterday as the coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder, but you can never be too expeditious in these...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 5:22 PM
Interest from the NBA might be flattering, but it does not help a college coach on the recruiting trail this time of year. UConn's Kevin Ollie tried to get out in front of all the rumors Wednesday morning, but when the Oklahoma City Thunder fired coach...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 5:20 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. Stephen Curry was sprinting through the Oracle Arena hallway into the Warriors locker room, so everybody had to move aside.
Even Mark Jackson had to move. Maybe especially Mark Jackson.
I didn't see Curry make any gesture to Jackson or...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 11:42 PM
Mike Budenholzer was right where he didn't want to be: the center of attention.
There was no avoiding it. Not after leading the Atlanta Hawks to the top of the Eastern Conference.
Budenholzer was honored as the NBA coach of the year on Tuesday, an award...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 5:05 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. When did you first begin to believe that the Warriors could, would and probably should win the championship?
I can tell you exactly when it all hit me: In the first half of the Nov. 5 game at Oracle Arena, while the Warriors were making...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:12 PM
The Orlando Magic are on the clock.
CEO Alex Martins. General manager Rob Hennigan. Second-year player Victor Oladipo. Coach TBA.
Everybody come on down and sign a notarized statement and address it to the fans:
"We know it's been rough on you the...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 6:07 AM
In 2010, after close to two decades toiling as an NBA assistant, Tom Thibodeau finally stood over his dream scenario.
While serving as Doc Rivers' associate head coach in the Celtics' second trip to the NBA Finals in three years, Thibodeau weighed...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 4:44 PM
Memphis power forward Zach Randolph told SI.com that many young big men lack the skills to score close to the basket: "You can't teach footwork. I mean you can, but you've gotta have that feel, you've gotta have that knack. It's a...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 3:20 PM
Not everyone views Stephen Curry as the NBA's Most Valuable Player, but the Warriors guard didn't think he needed to convince his former coach.
Curry expressed surprise Friday that Mark Jackson, now a broadcaster for ESPN, endorsed Houston Rockets...