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CLEVELAND - The Cavaliers have lured away another prominent college coach.This time, from the women's game.Lindsay Gottlieb is leaving California after eight seasons to join John Beilein's staff in Cleveland and become the seventh female assistant in the NBA. ...
Jun 13, 2019
NBA
THE New Orleans Pelicans landed the top pick, while two other teams with lower odds ended up in the top four in June's NBA draft.The Pelicans will have the chance to take consensus top prospect Zion Williamson after winning the ...
May 15, 2019
NBA
CHICAGO - Zion Williamson's immediate future is likely to be decided by the bounce of 14 pingpong balls.The NBA draft lottery is on Tuesday night in Chicago (Wednesday, Manila time), where some team will be awarded the No. 1 pick in ...
May 14, 2019
JERRICK Balanza allayed fears over his knee injury, saying he's ready to play for Letran's next game in the 2019 Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup."Hindi naman seryoso. Sa Friday, lalaro na ako," he said following the Knights&# ...
May 12, 2019
INDIANAPOLIS - The NCAA men's basketball rules committee is proposing moving the 3-point line to the international distance and resetting the shot clock to 20 seconds following offensive rebounds.Both rules could take effect next season in Division I. College ...
May 11, 2019
LYCEUM shored has added 2017 Cesafi Juniors MVP Beirn Laurente to its already loaded guard rotation.Coach Topex Robinson confirmed the development on Thursday."When we lost CJ (Perez) and MJ (Ayaay) to graduation, we were looking for guys who can take ...
May 9, 2019
UNIVERSITY of the East continued to stockpile on its assets heading into the next UAAP wars.Jed Mendoza is the latest player to take his act to Recto, with the sweet-shooting guard ready to suit up for UAAP Season 82 later ...
May 6, 2019
WASHINGTON - The Virginia Cavaliers, winners of this year's NCAA men's basketball tournament, won't be going to the White House to celebrate with President Donald Trump.Head coach Tony Bennett tweeted Friday that the team has "received ...
Apr 27, 2019
NBA
DURHAM, N.C. - Zion Williamson is leaving Duke after one high-flying season to enter the NBA draft.Widely projected as the top overall pick in the June draft, the AP national player of the year announced his decision on Monday (Tuesday, ...
Apr 15, 2019
LOS ANGELES - Zion Williamson of Duke insisted he doesn't know if he's going to declare for the NBA draft and leave Duke early.Then his words seemingly betrayed him.After winning the John R. Wooden Award as the nation's ...
Apr 13, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS - Now that, Virginia, is the way to close out a season.And quiet those critics, too.Led by De'Andre Hunter and his NBA-ready game, the Cavaliers turned themselves into national champions on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time), holding ...
Apr 9, 2019
DUKE University is launching a probe into allegations Nike paid Zion Williamson's mother during the recruitment period.Controversial lawyer Michael Avenatti made an allegation on social media on Friday that Williamson's mother Shonda accepted money and Duke said it is ...
Apr 7, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS - From one-and-done to NCAA Tournament miracle men, Virginia will play in the national championship game for the first time after pulling off another last-second stunner on a disputed foul with 0.6 seconds left.Kyle Guy made three ...
Apr 7, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS - Just about everything Zion Williamson did at Duke created a highlight or headline in a spectacle of a season.The soaring dunks.The open-court moves more nimble than his 6-foot-7, 285-pound frame should allow.Even the freak ...
Apr 6, 2019
NBA
SPENCER Haywood set the stage, Michael Jordan made it bigger and Kevin Durant super-sized it when he helped usher in the one-and-done era. Decades after those players made their groundbreaking departures from college, March Madness and the NBA' ...
Apr 3, 2019
WASHINGTON - Twenty minutes after his first and, in all likelihood, last season at Duke ended with an Elite Eight exit, Zion Williamson trudged through an arena hallway, his head down.Following closely behind was teammate RJ Barrett, another fabulous freshman for the ...
Apr 1, 2019
FRED Hoiberg, the former NBA player who coached Iowa State and the Chicago Bulls, was hired on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) to coach a Nebraska team that had big hopes this season but finished with a 19-17 record and out of ...
Mar 31, 2019
NBA
NEW YORK - Cal Ramsey, who starred at NYU in the 1950s and went on to play and broadcast for the New York Knicks, died on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time). He was 81.The Knicks said Ramsey died of cardiac arrest at The ...
Mar 26, 2019
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Zion Williamson took on 7-foot-6 Tacko Fall at the end and won. So did top-seeded Duke - barely - when two last-ditch shots by UCF rolled off the rim.Williamson had 32 points and helped rally the ...
Mar 25, 2019
DUKE has survived.The No. 1 overall seed rallied in the final seconds to beat UCF, 77-76, on Sunday (Monday, Manila time) and reach the Sweet 16 in the East Region.The Knights had two shots for the win on the ...
Mar 25, 2019
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