| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:19 PM
The free-agent winds are again blowing away from the Lakers, another dry summer apparently on the way.
Carmelo Anthony will return to the New York Knicks, giving a polite "no thanks" to the Lakers' attempt to court him, according to the New York Daily...
| 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...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 7:20 AM
Will the Lakers trade Pau Gasol to the Cleveland Cavaliers before Andrew Bynum's contract becomes fully guaranteed?
According to a late-night tweet Saturday from ESPN-LA 710 Radio, the answer is yes ... or maybe no.
"BREAKING NEWS — League...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:34 AM
With a stat sheet and playing style that embody their coach’s teamwork preachings, Virginia is confounding All-ACC voters this basketball season. The Cavaliers are clearly the league’s best team, but who is their best player, the one most...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:57 PM
CLEVELAND — The 13 players who suited up for the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night have been with the team all season.
But some of them might not remain with the team beyond Thursday’s 3 p.m. NBA trade deadline.
And if team officials make a...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 8:51 PM
A Virginia victory turning on a defensive stop is hardly man-bites-beagle news. That is how Tony Bennett’s program rolls.
But a Cavaliers’ conquest of North Carolina turning on a blocked shot rooted in raw athleticism is, shall we say,...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
ACC basketball’s talent drain continues at a record pace. With the expected news that Duke’s Austin Rivers and North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and John Henson are entering the NBA draft, the conference next season will return no first-...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 10:13 PM
The eighth seed appears energized. The sixth seed appears gassed. The top seed is where it is in part due to one of the season's ugliest games.
Welcome to the ACC tournament, where three teams already are assured NCAA tournament bids, three more...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Durand Scott slumped back in a chair in the Miami locker room, still as a statue, his warmup jacket draped over his head and face. He already had attempted to explain the inexplicable, describe the indescribable.
Left alone finally, he retreated into the...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 7:22 PM
After a one-year hiatus, North Carolina played like a team that wants an extended stay in the NCAA tournament — on offense, at least.
The second-seeded Tar Heels and their long front line kept 15th seed Long Island at arm's length in a 102-87 win...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 4:02 PM
Kendall Marshall has had plenty of "Welcome to major college basketball" moments in a remarkable freshman season. The most recent came in the wake of North Carolina's run to the ACC tournament championship game.
"After playing in the ACC tournament, I...