Tara VanDerveer has enjoyed great success as the coach of Stanford University Women’s basketball team, since 1985. She entered into the Hall of Fame, having reached the 900-win target on Wednesday, and then prepared for her team’s game against Florida Gulf Coast. Show More Summary
The North Carolina Tar Heels' first goal of nonconference play has been achieved. They knocked out the Louisville Cardinals on Sunday 93-84 to bring home the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament trophy. But UNC is still a long way from getting...Show More Summary
All Times Eastern College Basketball Men's CBE Hall of Fame Classic, Kansas City, MO Semifinals BYU vs. Texas -- ESPNU, 7:30 p.m. Wichita State vs. DePaul -- ESPN3, 10 p.m. Las Vegas Invitational IUPUI at Missouri -- Fox College Sports Central/Fox Sports Midwest, 8 p.m. Legends Classic, Brooklyn, NY Semifinals Pittsburgh vs. Show More Summary
Vern Mikkelsen, a Hall of Fame basketball player who won four NBA titles with the Minneapolis Lakers, has died. He was 85.
Dennis Rodman is a man of many talents: Hall of Fame basketball player, noted author and the greatest American statesman since John Quincy Adams. Now he can add "premium vodka maker" to that list. Vodka seems like an odd choice of spirits...Show More Summary
North Carolina and Belmont took the court Sunday afternoon as part of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament. The Bruins walked out of Chapel Hill with a win, stunning the previously unbeaten Tar Heels 83-80. Once again, the Heels were without Leslie McDonald and P.J. Show More Summary
All Times Eastern College Basketball men's Coaches vs. Cancer Classic Western Carolina at Virginia Tech -- ESPN3, 7 p.m. Columbia at Michigan State -- Big Ten Network, 9 p.m. Hall of Fame Tipoff Holy Cross at North Carolina -- ESPNU, 8 p.m. CBE Classic Mount St. Show More Summary
The 2013 College Basketball Experience Classic is a 12-team tournament augmented by the annual inductions into the College Basketball Hall of Fame. This year, former Wichita State Shockers star and Seattle Supersonics and New York Knicks standout Xavier McDaniel will be inducted. Show More Summary
With the college basketball season tipping off in earnest, that means only one thing for most top-tier programs: tournament time. As teams attempt to build camaraderie early in the season and possibly score a resume-boosting victory,...Show More Summary
When Bill Sharman died on Friday, he was eulogized not as just one of two men to make the Basketball Hall of Fame as both player and coach, but as a prolific letter-writer. He sent hand-written notes to players, writers, and fans, responding to just about anyone who wrote him. Receiving a letter from an athlete can be just about the biggest thrill of a kid's life. Read more...
Basketball hall of fame coach Bob Hurley Sr. and Shaquille O'Neal met yesterday afternoon at St. Anthony High School in Jersey City, NJ where Mr. Hurley has been churning out ballers and scholars for decades. Read more...
The North Carolina Tar Heels have dominated the transition game, dating back to legendary Hall of Famer Dean Smith. But UNC's latest Hall of Fame coach, Roy Williams, has taken the fast break to a whole new level at Chapel Hill. In the...Show More Summary
Hall of Fame basketball writer Sam Smith probably has forgotten more about basketball than most people remember. But when it came to Derrick Rose's knee injury and the backlash he took for sitting out the 2012-13 season, Smith saw something...Show More Summary
As SBNation's Tom Ziller points out in today's The Hook, Robert Horry will be eligible for the 2014 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class. At the end of next summer, Robert Horry could enter the Basketball Hall of Fame. I haven't bothered to research this. Show More Summary
Robert Horry will be eligible for the 2014 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class, as he retired granted mercy to his opponents five years ago. Horry was a pretty good player for a really long time. He did good things in four years at Alabama and spent 16 seasons as an early incarnation of the stretch four with the Rockets, Lakers and Spurs. Show More Summary
Last night I saw one of the most touching displays of what it really means to be married. It was in a place where I least expected it, the Basketball Hall of Fame broadcast. Let’s face it, we live in the era of daily relationship scandals by athletes and the train wreck that is known Keep Reading ?
It happens to every player. Their skills begin to erode, their body starts breaking down and before you know it they no longer resemble anything close to what they were in their prime. That time has come for Steve Nash. Now 39 yearsShow More Summary
Carmelo Anthony is one of the NBA's most polarizing players. As a member of the New York Knicks, he's been criticized heavily for his defense and volume shooting. However, even the most staunch Melo detractors wouldn't deny that he was deservingly in the MVP discussion last season. Show More Summary
12 former players, coaches and contributors were inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday, with Gary Payton delivering a memorable speech that featured some of his infamous trash talk. Payton tried to keep it mostly humble, almost apologizing for his sometimes excessive use of trash talk while on the court. Show More Summary