| Apr 17, 2014
Davante Gardner knows precisely what he needs to show professional basketball scouts, and it has little to do with his considerable skills.
"I hear the same thing from everybody," Gardner said. "Have a motor, run the floor every time and get my body...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Clippers' conversion from NBA franchise to Doc Rivers Inc. can be traced to the summer night their new coach sat across from their freakishly athletic center at a trendy Japanese restaurant in West Hollywood.
Over albacore tuna and yellowtail sushi,...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:33 AM
PORTSMOUTH — Given our region’s long history of producing college basketball talent, the NBA’s Portsmouth Invitational Tournament is virtually guaranteed local flavor. Thursday evening at Churchland High, the three Hampton Roads...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 12:25 PM
From New Year’s Day to season’s end, Virginia Tech’s basketball team went 1-17. During one particularly grim stretch, the Hokies lost four consecutive games by at least 20 points, each to an unranked opponent. A third straight last-place...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:57 PM
Randy Staats scored five goals and Kevin Rice had a hat trick as No. 8 Syracuse (7-3) beat No. 6 Cornell, 14-9, on Tuesday night.
The Orange got out to a 4-1 lead on goals by Rice and Henry Schoonmaker, but the Big Red (9-2) responded with a 4-0 run...
| Apr 10, 2014
Wake Forest, Boston College, Virginia Tech: That's how I ranked the ACC's basketball coaching vacancies this spring. Each has myriad issues, witness the involuntary exits of Jeff Bzdelik, Steve Donahue and James Johnson, but recent and historic success...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:50 PM
Host Mount St. Mary's pulled to within four goals of No. 8 Virginia, but a 4-0 run in the fourth quarter by the undefeated Cavaliers sealed a 14-6 win Tuesday.
Mark Cockerton had a career-high and game-high seven goals for Virginia (4-0). Mike Fields...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:13 AM
UConn sent out the following press release today on former soccer standout Jossimar Sanchez, who has signed with the New England Revolution ...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Former UConn men’s soccer standout Jossimar Sanchez has reached an...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 2:16 PM
I've played or reported on lacrosse for much of my life, and some things have stuck with me.
Here are just a few things that I — and other lovers of the game — look forward to each week:
We love wall ball, hammering skills until...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The weather has forced the Northwestern women’s lacrosse team to move a second straight game out of Evanston to an indoor facility.
The No. 4 Wildcats (3-0) will meet No. 12 Notre Dame (2-2) at the Lake Barrington Field House Wednesday at 8:30 p....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:08 PM
STORRS — Jim Calhoun remembers meeting Niels Giffey at Gampel Pavilion in the spring of 2012, disquieting days for the UConn basketball program.
Players were leaving for the NBA, which was one thing. Others were transferring.
"I remember Niels...