Basketball

16-Year-Old NBA Prodigy Scores 63 Points With 21 Rebounds High School 16-Year-Old NBA Prodigy Scores 63 Points With 21 Rebounds , Senior Writer 12:35pm, February 19

If you love basketball and don’t know the name Emoni Bates just yet, it’s time to start paying attention. The…

Learn Basketball’s Positions: A Simple Guide for Average Fans NBA Learn Basketball’s Positions: A Simple Guide for Average Fans , The League 10:31am, February 19

Basketball players come in all shapes and sizes. Some specialize in scoring, some in rebounding, and some in dribbling. That…

Nick Saban Runs a Secret Basketball League at Alabama Alabama Nick Saban Runs a Secret Basketball League at Alabama , Editor 5:30pm, February 7

Alabama Crimson Tide football coach Nick Saban takes his job very seriously. He recruits the best players in the country,…

FSU Signee, Nation’s No. 2 SF, Brings NBA Talent to Tallahassee ACC FSU Signee, Nation’s No. 2 SF, Brings NBA Talent to Tallahassee , The League 3:20pm, February 5

Positionless basketball is more relevant than ever in today's landscape. The ideal player can defend across multiple positions and score…

Trevor Lawrence Takes No Prisoners on the Basketball Court ACC Trevor Lawrence Takes No Prisoners on the Basketball Court , Senior Writer 5:57pm, February 4

As a star player for the reigning national champions and the early Heisman Trophy frontrunner at the time, one would think…

The NBA’s Shortest Players Measure Up to the Average Man NBA The NBA’s Shortest Players Measure Up to the Average Man , The League 2:19pm, February 4

The stature of professional athletes is one of the easiest things to point out, especially in professional basketball when there…

From Baseball to Bowling, Chris Paul Puts His Millions Back Into Sports NBA From Baseball to Bowling, Chris Paul Puts His Millions Back Into Sports , Senior Writer 8:32am, January 31

No matter the sport or where an athlete comes from, it’s always fascinating to see what they invest in once…

Zion Williamson Playing Football? With This Rocket Arm, He’d Be Scary Good College Basketball Zion Williamson Playing Football? With This Rocket Arm, He’d Be Scary Good , Editor 1:15pm, January 30

Transcendent athletes are filled with raw talent that could translate into different sports with the right coaching, and the best…

Cop in Full Uniform Embarrasses High Schooler With Step-Back Move College Basketball Cop in Full Uniform Embarrasses High Schooler With Step-Back Move , Senior Writer 5:22pm, January 29

Once upon a time, a hard foul in a local pick-up basketball game somehow earned a 911 call. It was…

Patrick Mahomes’ Viral Basketball Highlights Got Him Banned NFL Patrick Mahomes’ Viral Basketball Highlights Got Him Banned , Senior Writer 5:19pm, January 28

To say Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes had a great NFL season last year would be the understatement of…

Anthem Protests by Ohio Basketball Players Spark Outrage High School Anthem Protests by Ohio Basketball Players Spark Outrage , Editor 12:00pm, January 16

Invoke national anthem protests first popularized by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and you'll hear no shortage of…

Shooting at HS Basketball Game Sends Entire Gym Into Panic High School Shooting at HS Basketball Game Sends Entire Gym Into Panic , Senior Writer 2:34pm, January 13

What started out as a day of celebration and smiles turned into an act of senseless violence and panic. Nobody…

David Stern Dead at 77, NBA Commissioner for 30 Years NBA David Stern Dead at 77, NBA Commissioner for 30 Years , 4:35pm, January 1

NEW YORK (AP) — David Stern, who spent 30 years as the NBA's longest-serving commissioner and oversaw its growth into…

Plays of the Year: 2019 Had a Flair for the Dramatic National Plays of the Year: 2019 Had a Flair for the Dramatic , 4:26pm, December 23

Thousands of pro games, hundreds of thousands of college games, millions of high school games and billions of youth-league, rec-league,…

A Casual Fan’s Guide to the 2019-20 College Basketball Season College Basketball A Casual Fan’s Guide to the 2019-20 College Basketball Season , 4:22pm, November 4

Virginia starred in the ultimate redemption story last season, rolling to a national championship a year after being the first…

Texas Man, 26, Poses as HS Basketball Player and Gropes Young Girl National Texas Man, 26, Poses as HS Basketball Player and Gropes Young Girl , 10:07am, July 24

DALLAS (AP) — A 26-year-old man was sentenced to probation Tuesday after pleading guilty to posing as a 17-year-old student…

Dear Dad, Thanks for Teaching Me How to Play National Dear Dad, Thanks for Teaching Me How to Play , Editor 2:00pm, June 14

It had to be around midnight. A cool, Pennsylvania breeze blew across that empty parking lot in late October. We'd…

Incredible 24-Hour Streak Raises $80K for Special Olympics National Incredible 24-Hour Streak Raises $80K for Special Olympics , 10:48am, May 21

NEW YORK (AP) — Special Olympics has always been near and dear to basketball analyst Deb Antonelli. Her 21-year-old son…

The NBA’s Shortest Players Measure Up to the Average Man NBA The NBA’s Shortest Players Measure Up to the Average Man , The League 2:19pm, February 4

The stature of professional athletes is one of the easiest things to point out, especially in professional basketball when there…

Cop in Full Uniform Embarrasses High Schooler With Step-Back Move College Basketball Cop in Full Uniform Embarrasses High Schooler With Step-Back Move , Senior Writer 5:22pm, January 29

Once upon a time, a hard foul in a local pick-up basketball game somehow earned a 911 call. It was…

16-Year-Old NBA Prodigy Scores 63 Points With 21 Rebounds High School 16-Year-Old NBA Prodigy Scores 63 Points With 21 Rebounds , Senior Writer 12:35pm, February 19

If you love basketball and don’t know the name Emoni Bates just yet, it’s time to start paying attention. The…

Zion Williamson Playing Football? With This Rocket Arm, He’d Be Scary Good College Basketball Zion Williamson Playing Football? With This Rocket Arm, He’d Be Scary Good , Editor 1:15pm, January 30

Transcendent athletes are filled with raw talent that could translate into different sports with the right coaching, and the best…

Nick Saban Runs a Secret Basketball League at Alabama Alabama Nick Saban Runs a Secret Basketball League at Alabama , Editor 5:30pm, February 7

Alabama Crimson Tide football coach Nick Saban takes his job very seriously. He recruits the best players in the country,…

Patrick Mahomes’ Viral Basketball Highlights Got Him Banned NFL Patrick Mahomes’ Viral Basketball Highlights Got Him Banned , Senior Writer 5:19pm, January 28

To say Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes had a great NFL season last year would be the understatement of…

Anthem Protests by Ohio Basketball Players Spark Outrage High School Anthem Protests by Ohio Basketball Players Spark Outrage , Editor 12:00pm, January 16

Invoke national anthem protests first popularized by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, and you'll hear no shortage of…

FSU Signee, Nation’s No. 2 SF, Brings NBA Talent to Tallahassee ACC FSU Signee, Nation’s No. 2 SF, Brings NBA Talent to Tallahassee , The League 3:20pm, February 5

Positionless basketball is more relevant than ever in today's landscape. The ideal player can defend across multiple positions and score…

Trevor Lawrence Takes No Prisoners on the Basketball Court ACC Trevor Lawrence Takes No Prisoners on the Basketball Court , Senior Writer 5:57pm, February 4

As a star player for the reigning national champions and the early Heisman Trophy frontrunner at the time, one would think…

From Baseball to Bowling, Chris Paul Puts His Millions Back Into Sports NBA From Baseball to Bowling, Chris Paul Puts His Millions Back Into Sports , Senior Writer 8:32am, January 31

No matter the sport or where an athlete comes from, it’s always fascinating to see what they invest in once…

Shooting at HS Basketball Game Sends Entire Gym Into Panic High School Shooting at HS Basketball Game Sends Entire Gym Into Panic , Senior Writer 2:34pm, January 13

What started out as a day of celebration and smiles turned into an act of senseless violence and panic. Nobody…