- Clippers beat Warriors 98-96 for 2-1 series lead Updated: Apr-25-14 2:42 am
- Saunders begins search for Timberwolves coach Updated: Apr-22-14 6:35 pm
- Timberwolves' Rick Adelman retiring after 23 years Updated: Apr-21-14 5:08 pm
- 'Princess Lacey' tributes painted over on rock Updated: Apr-21-14 11:28 am
- Michigan State signs 6-7 forward Marvin Clark Updated: Apr-16-14 4:53 pm
- Michigan State's Dawson decides to stay in school Updated: Apr-15-14 7:36 pm
- Michigan State's Gary Harris entering NBA draft Updated: Apr-14-14 6:03 pm
- Vigil held for girl befriended by hoops star Updated: Apr-10-14 7:05 am
- 8-year-old girl befriended by hoops star dies Updated: Apr-09-14 5:29 pm
- LeBron says he's thrilled for UConn's Kevin Ollie Updated: Apr-08-14 8:18 pm
- 'Billy the Kid' becomes 'Billy the Builder' Updated: Apr-04-14 5:32 pm
- Izzo expects Spartans to be underestimated again Updated: Mar-31-14 2:58 pm
- 'You want to skip steps but you can't.' Updated: Mar-31-14 3:33 am
- UConn upsets Michigan St 60-54, back to Final Four Updated: Mar-30-14 10:54 pm
- Spartans fall 1 game shy of Final Four Updated: Mar-30-14 6:25 pm
- Sharp shooter: Kerr talks defense Updated: Mar-29-14 4:45 am
- Spartans, Huskies one step closer Updated: Mar-29-14 4:10 am
- Virginia loses 61-59 to Michigan St in Sweet 16 Updated: Mar-29-14 1:59 am
- Michigan State beats Virginia 61-59 Updated: Mar-29-14 1:38 am
OAKLAND, California - Chris Paul pounded his chest and shouted toward the Golden State Warriors' bench. Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan high-fived, and the Los Angeles Clippers soaked in the silence of the once-roaring, gold-shirt wearing crowd as they walked off the court together.
MINNEAPOLIS - Flip Saunders is a former coach himself, so he knows how coveted a head coaching job in the NBA can be.
MINNEAPOLIS - As his 23rd season as an NBA coach entered the home stretch, Rick Adelman looked tired.
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Tributes to an 8-year-old girl who died after a battle with cancer have been painted over on a rock at Michigan State University that serves as a campus message board, despite efforts by some students to keep the memorial intact.
Michigan State signed a third player to its basketball recruiting class, adding depth with the addition of Marvin Clark Jr.
Michigan State forward Branden Dawson is staying for his senior season.
Gary Harris is going pro, thanks in part to coach Tom Izzo's recommendation.
EAST LANSING, Michigan - Hundreds gathered for a candlelight vigil on the campus of Michigan State University following the death of an 8-year-old girl with cancer who befriended Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne and was a source of inspiration.
DETROIT - When Michigan State was fighting to stay afloat despite a succession of injuries to key players, Lacey Holsworth was there.
MIAMI - LeBron James remembers just about every detail from his days playing alongside Kevin Ollie in Cleveland, including that the newly crowned coach of the NCAA champions wore No. 12.
ARLINGTON, Texas - He was "Billy the Kid" as a college player, then "Billy the Recruiter" as a young coach.
Adreian Payne and Keith Appling will be gone.
Welcome back to BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all your offbeat NCAA tournament needs. In today's edition, coach Cal keeps going back to the future, Florida beats Dayton (again!) in some kind of parallel universe, UConn wins but loses face, and tourists enjoy a rare moment of consensus in New York. Without further ado:
NEW YORK - Shabazz Napier owed UConn.
NEW YORK - Keith Appling sat facing the locker room stall he had been assigned in Madison Square Garden.
Welcome back to latest edition of BracketRacket, the one-stop shopping place for all offbeat NCAA tournament needs. Today's rundown kicks off with a shooter talking about defense, and includes a jolting experience in the West, the most-tweeted team and celebrities at Madison Square Garden.
NEW YORK - Two programs very familiar of late with the NCAA tournament's round of eight will meet for the right to go to the Final Four.
NEW YORK - Branden Dawson had 24 points and 10 rebounds and Michigan State beat top-seeded Virginia 61-59 on Friday night to advance to East Regional final.