| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Chris Collins is such a basketball nut, wife Kim says he learned to count by twos.
She's not kidding. It's part of the lore of Northwestern's new coach.
After their kids, Ryan and Kate, said "Mama" and "Dada," the next word out of their mouths was...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 7:41 PM
— They fell like dominoes in a strange and fascinating reboot of the entire Philadelphia pro sports scene.
In a 10-month span, down went Eagles coach Andy Reid, 76ers coach Doug Collins, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel and Flyers coach Peter...
| Sep 12, 2013
New Northwestern University head basketball coach Chris Collins paid $2.55 million for a newly built seven-bedroom house in Winnetka.
A Northbrook native and son of former Chicago Bulls head coach Doug Collins, Chris Collins starred at Duke University...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:25 PM
The 76ers did their homework on NBA draft night.
While they knew they'd be taking a chance on the knee of Kentucky's Nerlens Noel, the Sixers were persuaded by what they saw on film.
The videotape showed a tenacious center in the middle, a defensive...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:50 PM
PISCATAWAY, N.J. — Rutgers University head men's basketball coach Eddie Jordan has announced that Monte Shubik will serve as the program's director of player services.
A native of Stoystown, Shubik arrives at Rutgers after working as...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:18 PM
The Orlando Pro Summer League will begin Sunday morning on Amway Center’s practice court and will feature the Orlando Magic, Boston Celtics, Brooklyn Nets, Detroit Pistons, Houston Rockets, Indiana Pacers, Miami Heat, Oklahoma City Thunder,...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Coaches are now competing with Dwight Howard in the category of Best NBA Drama.
You know there's some sort of bizarre occurrences….
When Jason Kidd becomes the Brooklyn Nets coach only days after shedding his Knicks jersey while coach of the...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 4:25 PM
The Yasso-Rothrock Christmas City Classic banquet was well done as usual on Monday night at Moravian's Johnston Hall with a number of nice tributes. But to me, ex-Knicks coach and current ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy was the standout. They have had some...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Duke’s NCAA tournament Friday against Albany returns Blue Devils associate head coach Chris Collins to his boyhood home.
Collins’ father, Doug, coaches the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers and played for the team from 1973-81. Chris was born...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 9:45 PM
The United Center faithful haven't forgotten how to use the "MVP" chant.
Dormant all season with Derrick Rose sidelined, Joakim Noah forced its special appearance with a game for the ages.
Noah answered coach Tom Thibodeau's call for more intensity,...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Have the Bulls stopped listening to Tom Thibodeau?
It’s one thing to lose to the Heat and Thunder when you’re playing without Derrick Rose, but losing at home to Cleveland makes this 4-8 February seem like a death spiral.
The loss to the...