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  1. NBA Draft: Here Are the 1-on-1 Workouts We'd Pay to SeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Big Lead

    The NBA Draft is in a month. The Combine happened.The draft order is set. The next step? Workouts.


  2. QP hires Fontan as new girls' basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Observer

    Photo by Jim Hague Queen of Peace hired former USC and St. Anthony point guard Jiovanny Fontan to become the new girls' basketball coach. The former University of Southern California point guard, who first gained notoriety as a standout floor leader for St. Anthony High School in Jersey City, just happened to be surfing the Internet recently, when he stumbled across the story about Queen of Peace and the problems in hiring a new girls' basketball coach.


  3. Dissecting the NBA Draft: KU basketball's Cliff Alexander, Kelly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | The Capital-Journal

    Kansas Jayhawks small forward Kelly Oubre is predicted by NBA analysts to be drafted in the middle of the first round in the 2015 NBA Draft. In my previous blog , I focused on players who were likely to be drafted near the top of the first round.


  4. Sixers Tinder: Thomas Robinson ForeverRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Liberty Ballers

    After the Sacramento Kings selected Thomas Robinson with the No. 5 overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft , it quickly became clear the Kansas product was yet another casualty to the "drafted-to-the-wrong-place" phenomenon across the NBA.


  5. The Human Glass Eater: Thomas Robinson Opened Eyes in Short Stint with SixersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | The Sixer Sense

    In the first two seasons of the Sixers rebuild, the team took a flyer on a lot of different players. Some worked out, such as Robert Covington and JaKarr Sampson , while others did not go so smoothly, like Daniel Orton and Malcolm Thomas .


  6. Mario Chalmers wins best player of the Bill Self eraRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Rock Chalk Talk

    In the only worthwhile Kansas basketball players bracket you'll find online, the commenters here at Rock Chalk Talk have crowned a champion after weeks of voting and debate. Here's a look at the final bracket.


  7. Assistant coach: KU was best fit for top recruit Cheick DialloRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Capital-Journal

    Eric Jaklitsch had never seen Cheick Diallo play, but he trusted friend Tidiane Drame when he told him the big man from Mali needed to come to the United States to play basketball. "He just told me, 'Listen, the kid's going to be a really good player.'


  8. Looking ahead: Kansas JayhawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | ESPN

    It's a pivotal offseason for coach Brian Gregory, who will try to restock the Yellow Jackets' roster with transfer players. With Codi Miller-McIntyre and Devin Thomas returning as seniors, Danny Manning's Demon Deacons are ready to take a step forward.


  9. What to expect from KU signee Cheick DialloRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Capital-Journal

    Here's a quick Q-and-A with Rivals.com national recruiting analyst Eric Bossi on KU's newest commit Cheick Diallo. A: What jumps out to anybody that watches Cheick, whether you watch him the first time or you watch him for four years, is he's got an incredible motor and energy level that he plays with.


  10. Sixers Mailbag Volume 17 - Trading Noel, the Lakers 2016 pick, and moreRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Liberty Ballers

    The LibertyBallers Sixers mailbag returns, as we take a look at where the Lakers pick could fall next year, trading the 2016 1st round draft picks, a look back at the JaVale McGee trade, and whether or not Nerlens Noel could be traded. Welcome back to the 17th edition of the LibertyBallers Sixers Mailbag.


  11. Picking the best player of the Bill Self era: round threeRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    The first two rounds are in the books in our bracket-style effort to name the best Kansas basketball player under Bill Self. Voting for round two was, as expected, closer than the blowout-laden first round, and I expect things to tighten up even more as we're down to our Elite 8. Below, you can see the updated bracket and a breakdown of the 2nd round results, as well as previews of this round's matchups! It seems unfair to have these two paired so early, but sometimes that's the way things go in a tournament.


  12. Voting for the best player of the Bill Self Era: Round 2Read the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Rock Chalk Talk

    Round 1 is in the books, and we're one step closer to naming the best Kansas player of the Bill Self era A contentious round one is in the books, and we've narrowed it down to 16 players in the voting for the best Kansas basketball player in Bill Self's time with the Jayhawks. Round one went almost entirely to chalk, with two 5 seeds taking out 4 seeds .


  13. Big Shot: Kevin Young has gone from NCAA championship to NBL Canada final with the Halifax RainmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    These guys love playing basketball just like I do. There's a great bunch of guys, a great coaching staff and a great organization.


  14. Philadelphia Daily News Bob Cooney columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Erie Times News

    THERE IS SENSE of satisfaction for Ish Smith and Thomas Robinson, though neither would ever come close to acknowledging it. During their brief time here, they've posted career-best numbers.


  15. Sixers' rebuild could have a place for Smith, RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Philly.com

    THERE IS SENSE of satisfaction for Ish Smith and Thomas Robinson, though neither would ever come close to acknowledging it. During their brief time here, they've posted career-best numbers.


  16. 76ers' Thomas Robinson making the most of his playing timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Morning Call

    With three games remaining in the 2014-15 season, Robinson is averaging 8.7 points and 7.6 rebounds in 17.8 minutes during 19 games with the 76ers . No player in league history has averaged 8-plus points and 7-plus rebounds in fewer than 18 minutes per game during a season.


  17. Embiid's progress raising eyebrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Days that don't include travel or an early-morning practice after a game the night before seem heavenly right about now. But if the team is going to look anywhere past the remainder of this season, it's not so much to get away from the rebuild, it's to envision what lies ahead.


  18. On the side, Sixers' Embiid works his way backRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Philly.com

    He remains the man of mystery, but also the one who gives the 76ers the most hope for the future. While the team was scrimmaging Tuesday in preparation for Wednesday's home game against the Washington Wizards, injured center Joel Embiid was off to the side, but easy to notice.


  19. Big men collide in epic title clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | USA Today

    Big men make Duke-Wisconsin NCAA title matchup even bigger It's not Jahlil Okafor vs. Frank Kaminsky, but their games make the NCAA final even more intriguing. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1C80rrB It will be a battle of the big men between player of the year candidates Jahlil Okafor and Frank Kaminsky in the national title.


  20. Thomas Robinson Is Enjoying His Time In PhiladelphiaRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Liberty Ballers

    The perception of those around the Philadelphia 76ers organization versus those who aren't has been one of the more entertaining storylines of the team's rebuild. Some will tell you the team has developed a plan to give itself the best chance at getting top-tier talent, while also having the ability to develop players who otherwise may not have had NBA looks.