| Mar 1, 2011
| 4:22 PM
After one season as the girls basketball beat person in 1982-83 -- the year I thought Dieruff was going to go all of the way until a couple of bad calls in Pottstown in the state semis ended things -- I moved over to the boys basketball beat in 1983-84...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 9:35 PM
After losing to the New Orleans Hornets Friday night, Magic coach Stan Van Gundy took some of the blame for not getting the ball enough to Dwight Howard. If that is happening, then Howard has to demand it. That's what superstars do. And that's what...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 1:13 PM
The Bulls begin a stretch of 10 of 12 games on the road Thursday night in Boston. That means I'll be more acquainted with your questions than my wife and kids in the very near future.
Whether that's a good thing or not is debatable. This is not: Your...
| Jan 28, 2010
Chris Paul scored 38 points and rookie Marcus Thornton 18 as the Hornets won at Golden State Wednesday night, 123-110.
The Hornets won for the 7th time in the their last 10 road games. The Hornets also finished a four game road trip with 3 wins. The only...
| Feb 27, 2010
Hornets forward David West scored 40 points, including 7 straight in the 4th quarter as the Hornets rallied from 18 points down in the second half to beat Orlando Friday night, 100-93.
The Hornets (31-28) snapped a two game losing streak.
West was 16 of...
| Feb 10, 2011
The Hornets skid continues.
New Orleans squandered a five point lead with just under a minute to play in regulation, and fell in overtime to New Jersey 103-101 Wednesday night. The loss was the Hornets 4th in a row and 6th in the past 7 games.
| Apr 18, 2011
| 3:13 PM
There was talk of a sweep at the beginning of the first round playoff series between the Hornets and the Lakers, but after Sunday's series opener if there's a sweep, then the Hornets would be holding the broom.
They won 109 to 100 in L.A. and played...
| Apr 23, 2011
| 3:22 PM
The Lakers were determined to get off to a great start and silence the New Orleans crowd. That they did.
The Lakers led by 7 after one, and went on to an 100-86 win in game 3 of their first round Western Conference series.
The Lakers have plenty of...
| Apr 24, 2009
Commissioner David Stern joked before Thursday night's Game 3 that Bulls Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf had called him the Grim Reaper because of home teams' tendency to lose when Stern attends their playoff games.
The Bulls' 107-86 loss to the Celtics,...
| Nov 19, 2008
| 10:57 PM
With so many lowlights, it's tough to know where to begin dissecting the Bulls' 116-74 drubbing at the hands of the Trail Blazers Wednesday night at Rose Garden.
Here's one attempt: Wet paper towels offer more resistance than the Bulls' big men.
| Dec 6, 2008
| 9:41 PM
A lack of consistent production from Bulls big men has been a dominant story line all season, so Ben Gordon decided to take matters in his own hands — or, more accurately, his finger.
With Joakim Noah benched and Tyrus Thomas playing just 5 minutes...