| Dec 27, 2011
| 8:11 AM
LEXINGTON — With Kentucky coach John Calipari, it’s never terribly easy to tell just what he thinks about his team.
He’s complained about a lack of toughness, rebounding and bench strength in recent games. He’s not always liked the...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 7:11 AM
LEXINGTON — Kentucky coach John Calipari knows he'll continued to criticized for having players stay just one year in college and then head to the NBA, especially with his blessing.
However, the Kentucky coach emphasized again Tuesday that he doesn'...
| Dec 28, 2011
Samardo Samuels had 17 points to lift the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 105-89 victory over the Detroit Pistons.
Top overall pick Kyrie Irving had 14 points and seven assists and Antawn Jamison added 15 points for the Cavaliers, who dropped their opener at...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:24 AM
Advocate staff writers David Brock and Mandy Simpson constantly aggravate each other — just as most Kentucky and Louisville fans do — about the UK-UofL rivalry.
With the Wildcats and Cardinals set to renew their basketball rivalry Saturday...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:52 AM
NEWARK, N.J. -- The tears rolling down Kemba Walker's cheeks spoke to his appreciation for the journey behind and the opportunity ahead. He sacrificed - years of sweat. He'll now reap the rewards - tears of joy.
Walker, the unflappable star who led...
| Jan 12, 2012
Brandon Jennings scored 27 points and Stephen Jackson had 25, as the Bucks downed the Pistons, 102-93, on Thursday.
Jon Leuer added 15 points, while Ersan Ilyasova had 14 for the Bucks, who have won two straight following a five-game skid. Head coach...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:30 AM
While others were trying to decipher all the factors that might determine where Andrew and Aaron Harrison would play their college basketball, the Texas twins apparently were not worried about ties with shoe companies, family ties and long-time...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:18 PM
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — It seemed like the Detroit Pistons couldn’t give away tickets to Tuesday night’s exhibition game against the Orlando Magic. With the Detroit Tigers playing nearby in the American League Championship Series and a key...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 6:26 AM
Wrote today's column in the Sun Sentinel on Brandon Knight, the former Pine Crest and Kentucky star now entering his second season with the Detroit Pistons.
After Knight's appearance at Sawgrass Springs Middle School on behalf of the Alliance for a...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:19 AM
LEXINGTON — In a game that was played at a faster pace than most teams were willing to go against Kentucky, freshman point guard Marquis Teague somehow managed to slow down and play perhaps his best game for the No. 2 Wildcats.
Teague only had seven...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 8:30 PM
James Harden, Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant combined to score 68 of Oklahoma City's points, as the Western Conference-leading Thunder dominated the lowly Detroit Pistons, 99-79.
Harden and Westbrook each donated 24 points for the Thunder, who are...