| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said Wednesday he understands that center Jahlil Okafor, a former Whitney Young star, is not long for the Blue Devils.
Early projections have Okafor as a leading candidate to be the top pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The 6-foot-...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:35 AM
While strolling around Virginia's campus last April about a week after U.Va. lost in the NCAA men's basketball tournament regional semifinals to Michigan State, the magnitude of what the Cavaliers accomplished last season finally hit Justin Anderson.
| Nov 9, 2014
| 9:06 PM
In recent years, Big Ten basketball has surpassed Big Ten football in terms of depth and national relevance. That trend continues this season as the league boasts a national title contender in Wisconsin. It's anybody's guess where everyone else will...
| Dec 21, 2014
Tommy Amaker is more dreamer than pragmatist. Always has been.
He believed that Mike Krzyzewski, with little more than Chicago toughness, a West Point education and Bob Knight's endorsement, could coach Duke basketball back to national prominence....
| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Count coach Mike Krzyzewski as one of many Chicagoans hoping to see Derrick Rose return to form.
Rose was named Monday as one of 19 players on the USA World Cup national team training camp roster, which will practice in Las Vegas from July 28 to Aug....
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Victor Oladipo had an idea of what to expect when he and Orlando Magic teammate Tobias Harris joined USA Basketball’s select team.
Oladipo knew the select team’s job was to help the national team prepare for the upcoming FIBA World Cup,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 8:21 AM
USA basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo confirmed the 19-player roster for the national team, headlined by 2012 gold medalists Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kevin Love and Anthony Davis.
The roster for the 2014 USA World Cup Team will be selected from...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:56 AM
It seems every NBA fan has an opinion on whether the Cleveland Cavaliers should trade first-round draft pick Andrew Wiggins to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kevin Love. One big NBA fan has checked in with his thoughts: Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:51 AM
The Chicago Bulls' association with USA Basketball keeps growing.
USA Basketball released its 13-man roster for the Select team that will train with the National team at next week's minicamp in Las Vegas, and Jimmy Butler is on it. He joins first-...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Derrick Rose still hasn't seen the replay. And he doesn't want to.
Beyond the fact gruesomeness makes him sick to his stomach, Rose knows that helpless feeling all too well.
But seeing Paul George on his back, his right tibia and fibula fractured...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 12:29 PM
USA Basketball cancelled a scheduled trip to Senegal due to concerns over the deadly outbreak of the Ebola virus in West Africa.
The team planned to visit Senegal before the FIBA World Cup later this month.
USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo told...