For Lane Goodwin’s father George, getting benched an uplifting experience

With his late son on his mind, George Goodwin had the thrill of a lifetime Monday…

Indiana players punished for impermissible benefits

On the brink of a new basketball season, top-ranked Indiana has lost freshmen Hanner Mosquera-Perea and Peter Jurkin for nine…

Calipari joked that he hoped Superstorm Sandy might cancel season opener against Maryland

Superstorm Sandy already canceled the New York City marathon. Given how his team has looked in…

Marquis Teague must learn on the run due to Chicago Bulls’ injuries

The Chicago Bulls have found themselves in a tight situation, with Derrick Rose out with a torn ACL, Kirk Hinrich out with…

Rajon Rondo taught algebra at a Boston high school

Every time an NBA point guard steps on the court, his task is to execute his…

Doron Lamb quietly coming along for Bucks

Around the world they went, Jim Boylan feeding Monta Ellis, Brandon Jennings and Doron Lamb for…

John Calipari likes Nerlens Noel’s willingness to be coached

From John Calipari’s post game press conference:  “Again, let me just tell you, the guy that’s…

Video: DeMarcus Cousins follows the missed shot with the big putback jam

Video: DeMarcus Cousins follows the missed shot with the big putback jam

Final exhibition features scares, but Cats ready for regular season

The silence in Rupp Arena said it all. As Julius Mays lay crumpled in the corner…

Jodie Meeks struggling to make much of an impact in the season’s early going for Lakers

Antawn Jamison was brought in to score but has scrimped. Jodie Meeks was brought in to shoot but…