| Sep 11, 2013
| 11:18 PM
Jeanna Duncan has always been a setter. Except for those two seasons, she spent learning to be a right side hitter and, you know, winning a state title.
As much fun as the new position was, Duncan — now a senior on the Northwestern High School...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Virginia’s Jarmere Jenkins, the linchpin of the first ACC team to win the NCAA men’s tennis championship, was named the conference’s male athlete of the year Tuesday.
Jenkins not only earned MVP honors in the NCAA team tournament but...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:17 PM
UNCASVILLE — It began her freshman year at USC. Tina Thompson played OK in the first exhibition game and then much better than OK, scoring 23 points in the second.
"I had a huge load of classes my freshman year, something like 16 or 18 units,"...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 2:31 PM
He has more than likely played his final game in a Magic uniform.
And even though he's been a huge disappointment over the last couple of years, I'm going to miss him.
Hedo Turkoglu is one of my favorite Magic players ever.
Always friendly. Always...
| 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...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Meet the new San Antonio Spurs -- same as the old San Antonio Spurs now that the team has come to terms with veteran guard Manu Ginobili and somewhat-improving center Tiago Splitter.
The Argentine stars have reportedly agreed to two- and four-year...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Kobe Bryant may not be as close to retirement as he's long maintained.
"I fell pretty damn confident I can be at a high level for at least another three years," said Bryant in a video interview with Mike Trudell of Lakers.com, released on Monday....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:20 PM
Alex Len had been mentioned as a possible No. 1 overall selection for the Cleveland Cavaliers by a number of websites going into Thursday's NBA draft, and even more prominently to the Charlotte Bobcats at No. 4.
If those picks turned ultimately out to be...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 4:00 PM
Two down, six to go!
Miami's Big Three aren't even a third of the way to fulfilling the championship pledge LeBron James made on that sorry summer day in 2010 when he sat on a stage inside AmericanAirlines Arena and said, "Not two, not three, not four,...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. discuss whether the expected hiring Doc Rivers as coach will be enough to put the Clippers into the Western Conference finals.
Ben Bolch, Los Angeles Times
Doc Rivers immediately makes the Clippers a team that...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Baltimore Sun reporter Don Markus and editor Matt Bracken weigh in on the three biggest topics of the past week in Maryland sports.
Is Alex Len better off not being the top pick in the 2013 draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers and instead going a few...