Archive for March, 2007

Oden And Buckeyes Win In A Close One

Maybe now folks will realize there’s more to Ohio State than Greg Oden. The big man finally looked like a freshman, getting mired in foul trouble as the top-seeded Buckeyes fell behind by 20 points before halftime. But senior Ron [...]

by × March 23, 2007 ×
Bargnani Released From Hospital

Bargnani Released From Hospital

Toronto Raptors rookie Andrea Bargnani was released from hospital yesterday about 36 hours after having an emergency appendectomy. He’s recuperating at home. There is no word on when Bargnani, 21, will resume playing or be able to start working out. [...]

by × March 23, 2007 ×
David Lee Could Be A Go Tonight

David Lee Could Be A Go Tonight

“He looked good,” Isiah Thomas said about David Lee who is recovering from a leg injury. Thomas said Lee is now close enough to make a game-time decision on whether to play. The Knicks are home to Portland on Thursday [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×

Josh McRoberts Will Enter Draft

Josh McRoberts’ sophomore season at Duke ended on a sour note. The star forward will not try to redeem himself next year. McRoberts announced Thursday that he will forego his last two years of eligibility and enter June’s NBA draft. [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×
Ray Allen May Be Done For Season

Ray Allen May Be Done For Season

Ray Allen’s season may be headed for an early conclusion. Seattle’s All-Star guard sat out Wednesday night with continued pain and discomfort from bone spurs in his left ankle, and indicated before the game against Washington that season-ending surgery is [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×
Bogut and Villanueva Out For Season

Bogut and Villanueva Out For Season

Milwaukee Bucks center Andrew Bogut and forward Charlie Villanueva will miss the rest of the season because of injuries. Bogut missed a game for the first time in his career Wednesday night against the Los Angeles Clippers because of a [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×
Agent Zero Drops 42

Agent Zero Drops 42

Gilbert Arenas tried to leave Seattle fans with a souvenir. And “Agent Zero” wasn’t talking about yet another game-winning shot. Arenas crossed over Earl Watson, drove with his left hand, then switched to his right and banked in a short-runner [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×
Spurs Clinch

Spurs Clinch

Tim Duncan scored 27 points, 19 in the first half, to lead San Antonio to a 90-72 victory over the slumping Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night. “I thought Timmy was very focused tonight,” Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said. “He was [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×
Kobe Bryant Furious

Kobe Bryant Furious

It’s not even 11 a.m. but Kobe Bryant apparently is “furious” with a story in the Dallas Morning News claiming that he called Texas star Kevin Durant on behalf on Nike. A team spokesman said Bryant “vehemently denies” the story [...]

by × March 22, 2007 ×

Paul Silas To Coach Bobcats?

Paul Silas had a prime seat to see the team he most recently coached — the Cavs — play the team he’d love to coach next season — the Bobcats. Silas hopes for an interview to succeed Bickerstaff. But he [...]

by × March 21, 2007 ×