| Mar 6, 2014
| 9:13 AM
Duke freshman Jabari Parker is the conference’s No. 2 scorer and leading rebounder and may be the first overall pick of the NBA draft. Clemson’s K.J. McDaniels has blended efficiency with spectacular plays like few others. Virginia’s...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The bands, the cheerleaders, the cartoon-like mascots — they all return this weekend as the city hosts postseason college basketball for the first time since the NCAA tournament staged sold-out games in 1995 and then promptly outgrew Baltimore...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:37 PM
The Orlando Magic should be at full strength when they face the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night.
Guards Jameer Nelson and Victor Oladipo participated in practice Friday and joined their Magic teammates when they left Central Florida to begin a two-...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 10:21 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Victor Oladipo spent Saturday night seated a few feet behind the Orlando Magic bench. Wearing a dark suit, he sat next to assistant coach for player development Laron Profit, and Oladipo stood and clapped whenever his teammates made...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:09 PM
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Virginia guard Malcolm Brogdon couldn’t ask for a more ardent advocate than Miami coach Jim Larranaga, who voted Brogdon not only the ACC player of the year but also the conference’s top defender.
Brogdon did not...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:52 AM
The Clippers just made their long, winding road trip successful by going 4-3, and now they have to come home to face the always-tough San Antonio Spurs on Monday night at Staples Center.
Sensing that his team was worn down mentally and physically...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Nik Vucevic turned 7 years old on Oct. 24, 1997.
Tim Duncan played in his first NBA regular-season game exactly one week later.
The difference in experience couldn't have been more striking on Friday night.
Duncan dominated with a turn-back-the-...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Rookie Michael Carter-Williams had 26 points and 10 assists and Spencer Hawes added 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers continued their stunning start to the season, beating the Chicago Bulls, 107-104, at Philadelphia on Saturday night....
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:13 PM
SAN ANTONIO — The first six preseason exhibitions gave the Orlando Magic some reasons for hope on defense. Orlando had limited opponents to 40.7 percent shooting from the field. After the Magic’s struggles last season, the team was pleased...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A South Florida guy, LeBron James included, could learn a few things in San Antonio, says Jay Armstead, hoops fan and barbecue whiz.
Armstead is the owner and master of the parking-lot smoker at Texas Hold ’Em BBQ, which opened recently in a new...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:27 PM
If newly signed free agents Chris Kaman, Nick Young and Wesley Johnson don't excite Lakers fans, there's that rarely uttered phrase by the franchise that's won 16 championships — wait till next summer.
The rebuilding will begin after a 2013-14...