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Chicago Bulls Hang On To Beat The Dallas Mavericks 109-107

March 2, 2020 Coby White scored 19 points, Otto Porter Jr. added 18 in his return from a broken left foot and the Chicago Bulls beat the Dallas Mavericks 109-107 before 18,407 at the United Center Monday night. Porter’s spirited performance after missing 51 games with a broken foot dropped 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting in 17 minutes. Denzel Valentine added […]

COLLEGE BASKETBALL NBA NCAA SPORTS TALK

NBA TEAMS POSITIONING FOR THE JUNE DRAFT-WILL THE PHOENIX SUNS BE ON THE CLOCK

Michigan forward Moe Wagner will forgo his final season in college and turn pro, he announced Saturday. The move wasn’t much of a surprise after his stellar performance at the Final Four in San Antonio. By Jeff Goodman, ESPN Insider Arizona unveiled a statue of Hall of Fame basketball coach Lute Olson on Thursday, carrying the 1997 national championship trophy […]

COLLEGE BASKETBALL RECRUITING SPORTS TALK

KANSAS LATEST SWEPT UP IN BRIBERY SCANDEL-U OF WASHINGTON DROPS NIKE

  Kansas and North Carolina State are the latest schools to be swept up in a bribery scandal involving college basketball. A comprehensive breakdown of the teams, players, coaches and others implicated in the scandal engulfing college basketball. A rewritten federal indictment released Tuesday in New York alleges that an Adidas official paid parents of athletes willing […]

COLLEGE BASKETBALL NCAA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RECRUITING

RECRUITING TIME FOR COLLEGE BASKETBALL PROGRAMS-DUKE LOSING FOUR FRESHMAN

Duke recruit R.J. Barrett 6-foot-7 shooting guard averaged almost 29 points per game during the 2017-18 season for Montverde (Fla.) Academy, earning the Morgan Wootten National Player of the Year award and leading his team to a perfect 35-0 record, not to mention a national championship. By Cody Benjamin   Unless you’ve been in a coma […]

COLLEGE BASKETBALL FINAL FOUR MARCH MADNESS

NCAA FINAL FOUR SET MICHIGAN-VILLANOVA-KANSAS AND WHO? LOYOLA CHICAGO

Joedy McCreary writes Duke started another season at No. 1 but ended it before the Final Four. Now the Blue Devils await the NBA draft decisions from several potential one-and-done freshmen with next year’s top recruiting class arriving over the summer. Stephen Hawkins writes Texas Tech coach Chris Beard gathered his seniors in a tight circle […]