| Jan 19, 2011
| 12:29 PM
Four months into an improbable academic and athletic odyssey, Allen Iverson has apparently built a sturdy foundation at Georgetown University.
``This is where I want to be in my life right now,'' Iverson said Monday during his first interview since his...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Carmelo Anthony is heading to New York. The Knicks acquired Anthony on Monday night, and the consensus among national columnists is that the Knicks will return to relevance with Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire, who are expected to become one of the league's...
| Jul 2, 2011
| 8:54 PM
h, no, am I here all alone?
Actually, the world didn't end when the NBA locked its players out.
The NBA didn't even end, even if it felt as if it were about to as darkness moved across the land.
I have nothing against doomsday scenarios ... but if...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Yankees Shortstop Derek Jeter is the greatest New York athlete of all time, that's according to results from a new poll released Tuesday.
Jeter, the current all-time Yankees hit leader, even managed to best fellow Yankee icon Babe Ruth who came in a...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 6:31 PM
It may not have gotten as loud as the old Market Square Arena, but the retired #31 Reggie Miller and Central Division Champions banners were left shaking.
After suffering what was possibly looked at as a season determining six-game losing streak, the...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 5:27 AM
There are no improbable underdogs such as VCU or Butler. There is no first-time coach like Jay Wright or John Brady or Paul Hewitt.
Indeed, if you consider program pedigree, coaching credentials and player honors, this ranks among the most accomplished...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Hundreds of games before. Hundreds since. None I've witnessed matches. Perhaps none will.
Duke 104, Kentucky 103.
March 28, 1992.
To riff off the Beatles: It was 20 years ago today, Christian Laettner caught the pass for K.
It was a Saturday night...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Kentucky’s Anthony Davis and Kansas’ Thomas Robinson have graced college basketball throughout this season, and tonight is their parting gift: a rare collision of consensus first-team All-Americans in the national championship game.
| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:36 PM
February 4, 2012
It's late in the first half of a tournament game, more than 3,000 basketball fans have filled the auditorium, and as the Patterson High Clippers of Baltimore toss the ball inbounds and head up the court, a spectator leans over to...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 8:47 AM
There's no end in sight to the NBA lockout, but in the meantime, Orlando Magic players Dwight Howard and Quentin Richardson and Magic assistant coach Patrick Ewing have signed up for a new team.
President Barack Obama's re-election team.
| Dec 4, 2011
| 5:07 PM
The Orlando Magic's first acquisition since June is a former player who owns the highest career free-throw percentage in league history.
And team officials hope he'll help everyone on the roster — including Dwight Howard — shoot better....