Where Have Multi-Sport High School Athletes Gone?Urban Meyer, Jordan Spieth, John Smoltz and others are among those who have publicly criticized year-round specialization, primarily for its alleged role in injuries, but for other reasons, too, including pressure and burnout.
Following Game 4 Ejection, Durant Says Testy Playoffs Just Part Of GameThen the seven-time All-Star was ejected for the first time in his playoff career over a flagrant foul that he said was inadvertent in Game 4 on Saturday night.
Get Your "Formal Excuse" To Attend The Mavs Game TomorrowYour palms are sweaty, your breathing is labored, you're wondering what a made up excuse will do to your character... we understand. We want to see the Dallas Mavericks face off against the Oklahoma City Thunder tomorrow too!
New UNLV Basketball Coach Meets With Texas TechChris Beard has met with Texas Tech about its coaching vacancy, less than two weeks after being named UNLV's coach. Beard agreed to a contract with UNLV on March 28.
Mavericks Postseason Games On TXA 21The Mavericks are getting ready for the opening round of the NBA Playoffs, and those quarterfinal games between Dallas and the Thunder can been seen on TXA 21 starting Saturday night.
Sooners Basketball Coach Hires Son As AssistantOklahoma basketball coach Lon Kruger has added his son to his coaching staff. Kevin Kruger returns to Norman after spending the past two seasons as an assistant coach for Northern Arizona.
Kobe Saying Farewell After 20 Years With LakersAfter two decades of dazzling the world, Bryant will end his basketball career at home with the Lakers on Wednesday night. He will walk off in front of his devoted fans in the building where he hung five championship banners.
12 Important Moments In Kobe Bryant's CareerKobe Bryant has created a wealth of memories, overcome a host of setbacks and reached a multitude of milestones during his 20-year NBA career, which ends Wednesday night at Staples Center.
Former NBA Player Sharing His Story Of Drug AbuseAs a child, Chris Herren had a dream to play professional basketball for his hometown Celtics. That dream was realized when he was traded to Boston in 2000. But it all came crashing down because of substance abuse.
UConn Women Roll To 4th Consecutive TitlePeerless again. Perfect again. Connecticut senior Breanna Stewart capped off her brilliant career with a fourth straight national championship, a feat never accomplished before in Division I women's basketball.
Yao, Shaq, Iverson Lead Group Into Basketball Hall Of FameAllen Iverson, Shaquille O'Neal, Yao Ming, Sheryl Swoopes, Tom Izzo and Jerry Reinsdorf were all elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame on Monday. The selections were announced in Houston.
UConn & Syracuse To Meet In Women's Basketball FinalUConn will be playing for its fourth consecutive title Tuesday night and 11th overall. While the Huskies are no stranger to the title game, Syracuse is a newcomer. The Orange have been on an unexpected run in the NCAA Tournament.