| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Back then, they looked at it as just making a few extra bucks.
For Mitch Richmond, it turned out to mean so much more.
He and close friend Michael Irvin would often make treks around Broward County playgrounds, making three-on-three basketball...
| Aug 3, 2014
If Pensacola Washington or North Fort Myers high school leaders were just looking for football coaches, they would have made a simple selection from a pile of résumés.
Each school, however, was in need of far more. The respective administrations were...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Is wearable tech already wearing thin?
Despite the hype for upcoming products from Apple Inc., Google Inc. and Samsung Electronics Co., a number of analysts say Internet-connected personal devices such as smartwatches and fitness bands — so-called...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 5:55 AM
The Miami Heat played a role in the Saturday trade that delivered Kevin Love to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, a deal that allowed the Minnesota Timberwolves to replace Love with Philadelphia 76ers forward Thaddeus Young.
As part of the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Ryan Boatright may now be known best for overcoming a sprained ankle to help lead the Connecticut Huskies to an unexpected NCAA men's basketball national championship this year. But for the several hundred people who welcomed him back to his hometown of...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Little could John M. Greene, sports editor of The Courant, have known what he was chronicling, or how prophetic his words were as he began his dispatch from Hackensack, N.J., where the local pro team, the Hartford Senators, were playing an exhibition game...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:39 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers chose former Virginia star Joe Harris with the 33rd pick of the NBA draft -- the third selection of the second round -- Thursday night.
Harris, who led U.Va.'s Cavaliers to the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 1:02 PM
WASHINGTON -- Joel Chiles remembers taking his youngest son, Ian, to a carnival many years ago.
Ian was 10 years old, and he wanted to play the basketball game in which you win a prize for a certain amount of made shots. Joel gave Ian three $1 bills...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:00 PM
C.J. Wilcox recalled how he had "one of my worst workouts" with the Clippers, leaving the 6-foot-5 guard unsure if he had left the wrong impression.
Wilcox did not.
The Clippers looked at his body of work from playing four years at Washington as a...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:39 PM
The Milwaukee Bucks signed first-round draft pick Jabari Parker to a rookie contract, the team announced Wednesday night.
The Bucks did not disclose terms of the contract, but the forward is guaranteed a minimum of approximately $8.5 million in the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 7:13 PM
Two screws, one foot, zero predictability.
The top of the NBA Draft looked like a sure thing to forecast a week ago (always a dangerous statement), the first few picks a simple lock until Joel Embiid unexpectedly underwent surgery for a stress...