| Jun 29, 2012
| 7:17 AM
They were nearly inseparable at Kentucky and often were each others biggest cheerleaders. Perhaps that’s why it was only fitting that Kentucky stars Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were inseparable at Thursday’s NBA draft as well....
| Jul 9, 2012
| 5:09 PM
Add two more names to the list of candidates for the Orlando Magic's head-coaching vacancy.
The Magic are expected to interview Utah Jazz assistant coach Jeff Hornacek and Phoenix Suns player development coach Lindsey Hunter soon.
| Jul 1, 2012
| 7:56 PM
Just a guess: Henson
You're asking me? I got Jay Bilas on speed-dial for you.
Here's the best-kept secret when NBA writers talk about college players: They have no idea. They can only tell you who their coaches are....
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:53 AM
Erik Etherly will not listen to anyone who says Loyola's schedule was easy last year — unless those critics also went up against Ohio State's Jared Sullinger and Kentucky's Anthony Davis.
While Davis (who went No. 1 to the Charlotte Bobcats) and...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 7:02 AM
The Orlando Magic's practice court at Amway Center will be a focal point of the professional basketball world this week.
Rookies will have an opportunity to learn and to prove they belong in the NBA. Second- and third-year NBA players can show they're...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 3:44 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Lenzelle Smith Jr. more than doubled his career high with 28 on Sunday to lead No. 5 Ohio State to a surprisingly easy 80-63 victory over seventh-ranked Indiana.
Jared Sullinger added 16 points, William Buford scored 12 and Deshaun...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 8:13 AM
LEXINGTON — Anthony Davis’ play has been so good that even Kentucky coach John Calipari is running out of superlatives for his freshman center.
Davis set a single-season blocked shot record by blocking seven shots in Tuesday’s 86-63...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Michigancoach John Beilein was already anticipating the rematch.
"It goes both ways, but we'll be looking forward to that," Beilein said after No. 4 Ohio State hung a 64-49 loss on his 20th-ranked Wolverines on Sunday. "We circle every game on the...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:40 PM
Don't believe the standings.
In coach Bill Carmody's mind, his Northwestern team is undefeated.
"I told our guys: 'It's the beginning of the second half, and we are 1-0,'" Carmody said, taking a page from Bears coach Lovie Smith.
| Feb 11, 2012
| 7:07 PM
Tom Izzo is not a coach who likes to take his foot off the gas pedal.
But he did, and as a result, 11th-ranked Michigan State had more fuel in the tank.
Adreian Payne scored 15 points, Draymond Green had 12 - and a critical talk with the coach - and the...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 7:31 AM
LEXINGTON — If Kentucky freshman Anthony Davis needs any extra support for national awards,Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings certainly could be his spokesman.
Davis leads the nation in blocked shots with 127, ranks third in field goal percentage...