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  1. College Basketball Conference Previews: Atlantic Coast ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Maddux Sports Blog

    As we near in on the 2014-15 NCAA basketball season, Maddux Sports will be previewing the top-five teams from the 12 major conferences. We begin by looking at the ACC, whose top-five teams are all at 40/1 odds or better to win the NCAA title according to college basketball oddsmakers at Bovada .


  2. Hamamatsu uses free throws, rebounding edge to trounce TakamatsuRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Japan Times

    The score was tied 39-39 at halftime, and only one player, Takamatsu's B.J. Puckett reached 20 points for the night. So, in essence, it came down to free throws.


  3. How Good Can Tyler Zeller Become?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Boston Celtics

    Tyler Zeller has the size, speed, and shooting ability to become a legitimate NBA starting center, especially in today's NBA where there are few "real" centers. He has the pedigree too, with an uncle who played in over 200 NBA games and two brothers who played in the NBA.


  4. Warriors Best Nuggets in Barnes' Return to IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WHO-TV Des Moines

    The NBA brought the Golden State Warriors and the Denver Nuggets to Des Moines Thursday night for a pre-season match-up at Wells Fargo Arena, and that brought native-Iowan Harrison Barnes a little closer to home.


  5. Bucks pick up options on Antetokounmpo, HensonRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | FOX23

    The Milwaukee Bucks announced Thursday that the team has exercised club options on the rookie contracts of forward John Henson and shooting guard Giannis Antetokounmpo for the 2015-16 season. Henson, the 14th overall pick of the 2012 NBA Draft, is coming off a solid sophomore campaign in which he finished ninth in the league in blocks per game and 13th in field goal percentage .


  6. Carolina Rundown: October 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | University of North Carolina

    Carolina is looking for discipline on defense...Sounds like there might be a QB situation brewing for Georgia Tech, but Paul Johnson says he is staying with Justin Thomas for the most part...The Jackets might burn the redshirt of B-back C.J. Leggett this week...Marquise Williams and Mack Hollins after Tuesday's practice: Kennedy Meeks and Theo Pinson teamed up to coin the 2015 team mantra ...Marcus Paige listed among SI's top 20 projected scorers for this season.


  7. Warriors and Nuggets invade WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Cityview Online

    Photo courtesy of Rocky Widner, NBA Photos/Getty Images. Harrison Barnes returns to Wells Fargo Arena when the Golden State Warriors take on the Denver Nuggets on Oct. 16. The National Basketball Association season is nearly here, and that means only one thing: traveling exhibition games.


  8. Charlotte Hornets Highlights to Get You Pumped Up for 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | BleacherReport

    You've kept up all offseason with the articles that only build excitement for the upcoming season. You've heard the rumors of Michael Kidd-Gilchrist's improved jumper.


  9. Carolina Rundown: October 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | University of North Carolina

    John Henson's hardcore offseason is paying off, and he's changing some perceptions ...Make sure to check the Long Read section for a very unique look behind the scenes at the Tar Heel preseason...Fun video of Ty Lawson showing a little personality as he signs autographs in Denver: Andrew Miller has found his niche: as a dominant reliever . His Orioles play game 3 of the ALCS today against the Royals.


  10. Turner's Take: Built To LastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | University of North Carolina

    Brice Johnson was a string bean when he arrived at Carolina in the summer of 2012. He stood 6'9 and weight 187 pounds.


  11. UNC Basketball: Predictions for Tar Heels' 2014-15 Team AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | BleacherReport

    With a little more than a month until North Carolina plays its season opener against North Carolina Central, it's time to weigh in on which players will have the biggest impact on how the upcoming year plays out. The Tar Heels have a loaded roster and figure to use a rotation of anywhere from eight to 10 players, but some more than others will stand out for the roles they play and how they contribute.


  12. Hornets roll past Wizards, 99-86 in South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Hornets roll past Wizards, 99-86 in South Carolina The Hornets never trailed after jumping out to a 12-2 lead in the first four minutes. Check out this story on Oct 10, 2014; Greenville, SC, USA; Washington Wizards guard Xavier Silas shoots the ball over Charlotte Hornets center Cody Zeller during the second half at Bon Secours Wellness Arena.


  13. What Will Make 2014-15 a Successful Season for Harrison Barnes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | BleacherReport

    Few NBA players have gone from star in the making to potential roster filler faster than the Golden State Warriors ' Harrison Barnes . Following a promising rookie campaign, the former North Carolina standout flat-lined in his sophomore year - the product, in no small part, of Andre Iguodala 's stranglehold on the team's starting small-forward position.


  14. Turner's Take: Tokoto RisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | University of North Carolina

    Freshman-year J.P. Tokoto walked onto a roster that was loaded at the wing, with Reggie Bullock , P.J. Hairston , Leslie McDonald and himself all vying for time. Tokoto, who had played all five positions in high school and was used to being on the floor , was forced to make a mental adjustment.


  15. Stilman White says viral Mormon missionary hoops vid not himRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Earlier this week we caught up with Wilmington native and Hoggard alum Stilman White, as he returned to the UNC Tar Heels basketball team after a two-year Mormon mission. While serving his mission out west, a YouTube basketball video went viral.


  16. Back at it: Tar Heels coach enters sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Burlington Times News

    North Carolina men's basketball coach Roy Williams said being on the court with his team is the equivalent to his sanctuary. So with the Tar Heels in preseason practice, he's in a better frame of mind after countless away-from-basketball topics that have been bothersome to say the least.


  17. Big Men Key To Success?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | University of North Carolina

    Head coach Roy Williams believes that the key to success for the 2014-15 North Carolina basketball team lies with its big men. Williams is calling on one, or all, of them to make the consistent offensive impact the team needs, and so far, while nothing is certain, he's happy with the way they've answered off the court and in practice.


  18. UNC, Roy Williams Looking For ConsistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | CBS Local

    After a year marked by extreme swings on the court - and by outside-the-lines issues involving past players - the Tar Heels want to get back to being their customarily consistent selves. Coach Roy Williams said Wednesday that this year's team has more balance than the previous group but "now we've got to play like it."


  19. Church mission over, Wilmington's White back on court at UNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    He's back! In fact it's been 2 and a half years since Stilman White played a college basketball game. He'll be the first to admit that he's still not in the best basketball shape.


  20. UNC Basketball: Will Marcus Paige Live Up to 2014-15 Preseason Hype?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | BleacherReport

    It is no surprise. The 6'1" Marion, Iowa, native is one of the best backcourt players in college basketball.