Praised for his ability as both a coach and recruiter, Beckner also helped develop Damian Lillard into a lottery pick.
Childs played well with the Utah Prospects in Las Vegas during the final evaluation period.
Indiana, Kentucky and St. John's are among the ten, as many expected.
SMU will be the headliner for this event, with the semifinals scheduled for December 22 and the third place and title games the following night.
Former Texas A&M guard Peyton Allen is now a Shocker.
Iowa is hoping for improvement from a sophomore forward who showed promise this summer.
This Wisconsin rap battle is starting to spread.
The Dallas Mavericks announced today they have signed 21st overall pick Justin Anderson. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The L.A. Clippers announced today the team has waived forward Jordan Hamilton.
Rawle Alkins listed his top 10 schools on Twitter. The list includes Kentucky, North Carolina, Texas, Kansas, St John’s, Louisville, N.C. State, UNLV, Maryland and Indiana. The 6-foot-5 Alkins has set an unofficial visit to Kentucky for Big Blue Madness on Oct. 16. He still has to decide where he will attend prep school for the 2015-16 season. […]
UCLA accepts commitment of 13-year-old Ball
Aussie 7-footer Humphries plans to enroll at UK
Sasha Vujacic will be reuniting with Phil Jackson next season, having agreed to a one-year, veteran’s minimum deal worth $1.35 million with the Knicks. Vujacic, 31, spent five seasons playing under The post Knicks Sign Sasha Vujacic To 1-Year, $1.4 Million Deal appeared first on SLAMonline.
To the delight of the sold-out crowd in Johannesburg, South Africa, Dikembe Mutombo and Hakeem Olajuwon hit the the court as part of the NBA Africa game. Donning throwback uniforms, The post WATCH: Hakeem Olajuwon and Dikembe Mutombo Make Surprise Appearances in NBA Africa Game appeared first on SLAMonline.
The NBA Players Association is preparing to file a grievance against the Kings, alleging they improperly voided Luc Mbah a Moute’s contract. Mbah a Moute signed a one-year, $1.5 million The post NBPA Filing Grievance Over Kings Voiding Luc Mbah a Moute’s Contract appeared first on SLAMonline.
Jason Thompson has been traded from the 76ers to the Warriors for Gerald Wallace on Friday. In addition to Wallace, Philadelphia received $1 million cash and the right to swap the The post Warriors Acquire Jason Thompson For Gerald Wallace appeared first on SLAMonline.
Newly acquired Pacers center Jordan Hill was arrested for allegedly driving 107 MPH on the highway in Atlanta. Hill was pulled over in his Range Rover after several witnesses called The post Jordan Hill Arrested For Reckless Driving appeared first on SLAMonline.
College basketball programs are always looking toward the future, but UCLA may be ahead of the curve in that regard, as the Bruins received a verbal commitment from 13-year-old prodigy LaMelo Ball on Saturday. According to Gary Parrish...Show More Summary
Virginia's success in recent seasons could be paying off in a big way on the recruiting trail, specifically for the 2016 class. Currently, the Cavaliers have commitments from a pair of 4-star guards—Kyle Guy and Ty Jerome—and 4-starShow More Summary
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