| Feb 20, 2015
| 4:01 PM
MEMPHIS — Out of a muddled season for UConn, one thing is becoming bright and clear: Freshman Daniel Hamilton is growing up, establishing himself as the next big thing for the Huskies.
"The Daniel Hamilton kid is going to be a heck of a player,"...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:28 PM
Ryan Boatright was among the 17 finalists announced Friday for the Bob Cousy Award, given by the Hall of Fame to the nation’s top point guard.
Shabazz Napier won the award last year, and Kemba Walker in 2011, so Boatright, who leads the Huskies in...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 7:47 AM
Fresh off another clutch performance in Maryland's 69-65 win over Nebraska, Melo Trimble has been named one of 17 final candidates for the Bob Cousy Point Guard of the Year Award.
The award, in its twelfth year, is named after the former Holy Cross...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 9:24 PM
Time was, this time of year belonged to the Miami Heat.
NBA All-Star Weekend might as well have been a showcase for the organization. The previous four seasons featured at least three Heat All-Stars. In 2013, Erik Spoelstra was the coach of the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 12:48 PM
Maryland freshman point guard Melo Trimble has been eliminated from consideration for this year’s John R. Wooden Award, given to the nation’s top college basketball player.
Trimble, whose impressive start to his career in College Park led to...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 7:56 PM
At first look, NBA schedule makers had made Monday's game at Staples Center a must-see.
In town were the hated Celtics, the green-clad demons of Bill Russell, Bob Cousy, Larry Bird, John Havlicek and many more. They are the leprechauns Los Angeles has...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 12:05 PM
What freshman point guard Melo Trimble has done so far for Maryland has picked up traction nationally.
Trimble -- who leads the 14th-ranked Terps in scoring (15.7) and leads the country in both free throws made (120) and attempted (136) -- made the...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:04 PM
Just about every fiber in Julian Wright's supple 6-foot-9-inch, 215-pound body is devoted to his life's passion--making the world a better place for those around him.
On the court, the McDonald's All-American is a pass-first, spread-the-wealth forward...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:03 PM
UCLA's starting point guard walks into a bagel shop in Westwood. He orders, pays, and his name is called.
" 'Bryce' is not that hard," recounts Bryce Alford, sitting with his feet up in Pauley Pavilion before a recent practice.
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:56 PM
Maryland freshman guard Melo Trimble has been named to the watch list of candidates for the Bob Cousy Collegiate Point Guard of the Year Award, named for the Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtic. Trimble, 6 feet 3, from Upper...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 7:57 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — The ride from Collingswood, N.J., to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame takes about four hours by car. Fueled by a passion for the game very few possess, a South Jersey gym rat named Gary Williams arrived here in...