Katina Powell's 'extra benefits' pose eligibility questions for Louisville's championship team
Tennessee coach Rick Barnes first injury of SEC basketball season, arrives for his news conference wearing a sling after undergoing offseason shoulder surgery
While not technically new (he redshirted last season), Scott will be a fresh face in the rotation. As the 2016-17 basketball season rolls around, the recent success of Mick Cronin’s recruiting are abilities are coming full circle. In...Show More Summary
Sacramento Kings shooting guard Ben McLemore is eligible for a fourth-year extension, but the team is reportedly unlikely to reach a deal with the former No. 7 overall pick by the Oct. 31 deadline, according to ESPN.com's Chris Haynes. If...Show More Summary
If you have any predictions, prognostications or pledges about the upcoming NBA season, you’d better lay them down now. Once the Cleveland Cavaliers tip off their title defense against the New York Knicks next Tuesday, the 2016-17 campaign will officially be underway. In many ways, it could turn out to be the most predictable season in a long time. Show More Summary
It seems unfair to say that Oregon’s chances at competing for a National Title depend solely on the long-term health of Dillon Brooks, especially considering the sheer amount of talent and depth Dana Altman has stockpiled in Eugene.Show More Summary
South Carolina coach Frank Martin says he has dropped 35 pounds during the offseason to make up for the weight gain that had occurred in the early years of his tenure
Kevin Durant laments that the Thunder were trending younger instead of adding dependable vets for Playoff battles. The post Kevin Durant: OKC Kept Getting Younger While Other Teams Added Veterans appeared first on SLAMonline.
Louisville landed a commitment on Wednesday from Jordan Nwora, a top 100 prospect from New York. Nwora, a Buffalo native, played with the NY Rens on the Nike EYBL circuit and developed a reputation for being one of the best shooters in that league. At 6-foot-7, he can play either forward spot, although he’s not […]
Ever since Kevin Durant left the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Golden State Warriors, anything he or Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook said or did regarding the other has been put under a microscope and dissected thoroughly. One post...Show More Summary
Coach: Simmons, LSU didn't fail last season
Each year, many teams get praised for having potential simply because they have a young roster. The problem there is, just because players are young doesn’t mean they’re going to improve enough to collectively turn a lottery team into a winner. A force. A contender. Sure, second and third-year players tend to perform at a [...]
Draymond Green has been one of the NBA's more fiery presences over the past few seasons, and it turns out his antics throughout the Golden State Warriors' record-setting 2015-16 season may have rubbed some teammates the wrong way. According...Show More Summary
NEW YORK — Forget, for a moment, all the talk about triangles. Toss away that Medicine for Dummies book and quit delving into the injury histories of Derrick Rose and Joakim Noah. The Knicks are not winning a championship this season. There, it’s been said. Show More Summary
Kentucky is the media favorite yet again to win the Southeastern Conference basketball title
You've seen the detailed explanation of the B/R NBA re-draft's first 30 picks. You've pored over the 13-man rosters for each of the league's new-look squads and formed your own opinions. If you haven't yet, you should. We'll be waiting here for you. But we haven't revealed any winners and losers until now. Show More Summary
Blessed with video game-like talent, Davis needs only to stay healthy to prove his place among the game's elite. The post SLAM Top 50: Anthony Davis, No. 6 appeared first on SLAMonline.
Georgia State was picked third in the Sun Belt Preseason Coaches Poll while senior Jeremy Hollowell earned All-Sun Belt Preseason Second Team honors.
Interesting. A sure-fire sign that college basketball season is around the corner is the SEC Tip-Off, the conference’s basketball media days. The two-day event is at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena and kicked off with the media’s all-conference...Show More Summary
If things work out for this group, one of them could be in the race for NBA MVP this year