| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Stephen Zimmerman didn’t start playing basketball until he was 11 years old because he preferred “being a kid and doing whatever and running around” rather than playing an organized sport.
However, once Zimmerman did start playing...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Mike DeCourcy, college basketball columnist for The Sporting News, says ranking Kentucky No. 1 in a preseason poll was not difficult, even thought the Wildcats will depend on a freshman class that includes six McDonald’s All-Americans to rebound...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Center Willie Cauley-Stein returned to Kentucky for his sophomore season rather than put his name into last year’s NBA draft like former teammates Nerlens Noel and Archie Goodwin did and became first-round picks.
So what is Cauley-Stein’s...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Reese Kemp was excited enough when Kentucky freshman basketball players Dakari Johnson, Andrew Harrison and Aaron Harrison came to the hospital recently to visit him — Kemp has cystic fibrosis and diabetes — but he was even more thrilled after...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:08 PM
NBA teams have completed the bulk of their offseason moves, so now’s the perfect time to evaluate what, if anything, has changed in the Eastern Conference’s balance of power.
There will be two competitions to watch in the season ahead.
| 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 23, 2013
| 6:00 AM
If the Philadelphia 76ers are willing, the Lakers might have a way under the luxury tax and, more important, the repeater tax.
The league currently levies a progressive tax that penalizes teams for every $5 million they spend on salary over the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 6:54 AM
HOOVER, Ala. — Tracy Wolfson has been the lead college football sideline reporter for CBS-TV since 2004.
She was at the Southeastern Conference Media Days here to interview players and coaches, including new UK coach Mark Stoops.
“I have not...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The NBA War Room is now closed, but the battleground remains contentious.
There is random chaos and confusion in the streets of Cleveland, a city still Googling away, trying to get specifics on somebody named Anthony Bennett, the No. 1 pick in the NBA...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Don't look now Magic, but Andrew Wiggins' pursuers are gaining on you.
Along with the usual bottom-feeding suspects -- Charlotte, Phoenix and Sacramento – the field chasing next year's prized lottery class is suddenly crowded.