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Persevering Jawad Williams making most of shot in NBA
Statistics matter, of course, but a job in the world's best basketball league means much more to Williams. For the easy-going Williams, life is good...

George Karl “definitely doing better every day”
Since signing with the Nuggets in the last week of the season, Nuggets guard Coby Karl has spent time every day he’s been in...

North Carolina's Ed Davis could be big prize for Pistons
UNC 6-foot-10 big man Ed Davis has decided to leave school after two seasons for the NBA and said he will hire an agent. The...

Portsmouth Invitational Tournament Recap
Deon Thompson, 6-8, Power Forward, UNC: Mostly a back to the basket post-up guy at this tournament, as he was at North Carolina, Thompson showed...

Trying times bolster Hansbrough's faith
Tyler Hansbrough has learned that he can rely on God’s presence in his life. “The biggest thing for me, God’s always been someone there I...

Despite past, Buzz Peterson expects to settle down with Seahawks
A search that seemed to have no end came to a halt Friday, landing on a veteran coach known for frequent stops on the carousel...

Next UNCW Coach: Buzz Peterson
WECT reports the next coach of UNCW Men's Basketball is Buzz Peterson, the current head coach of Appalachian State. UNCW has called a news conference...

Pistons' Dumars says Kuester to return as coach
The president of basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons says John Kuester will be back to coach the team next season. Detroit won its final...

Detroit Pistons Draft Dreams: Ed Davis
Considered by some to be a top three pick earlier in the season, North Carolina's Ed Davis has become a bit of a forgotten man...

Larry Brown insists Charlotte is last coaching stop
While Larry Brown isn't sure how much longer he'll be on the bench, the nomadic Hall of Famer insists Charlotte will be his last coaching...

George Karl could be back for 2nd round of playoffs
George Karl's doctor on Monday put the chances of the coach returning to the Denver Nuggets for the second round of the NBA playoffs at...

ACC stars to play at McDowell High
Five of the 11 players who will take on a team of local all-stars Tuesday night (7:30 tip-off) have combined to help win the last...

Larry Brown is tied to everything in the NBA
For 29 years (and not all of them 12-69 awful) the Nets made the Meadowlands their home, won four division titles and went to the...

Growing Up...Jawad Williams
Cavaliers’ reserve swingman, Jawad Williams, took the tough route to reach his NBA dream with his hometown team. After winning a state championship with St...

A message from George Karl
"The past six weeks have been the toughest of my life. But thanks to the support of my biological and basketball families and guidance from...

Marcus Ginyard, Deon Thompson ballin' in Portsmouth
The Portsmouth Invitational Tournament is now the only pre-draft camp around that actually gives former college players (seniors only) a chance to play real games...

Rasheed Wallace has killed the Celtics
Rasheed Wallace will finish the 2009-10 regular season next week as my least favorite Celtic ever, edging out Todd Day, Fred Roberts, Sidney Wicks, Curtis...

Nuggets' Lawson sees more playing time
In the three games before Saturday, Ty Lawson logged eight minutes, 19 minutes and a "did not play/coach's decision." But Saturday, the backup point guard...

Nuggets' Karl draws on strong support in cancer fight
George Karl's neck looks like it's been barbecued, his thinning body swallowed up by a sofa-chair Saturday, and he's feeding himself through a stomach tube...

Tournament Tales: Danny Green
How in the world did a team with a GM from Duke wind up with so many Tar Heels? The Cavaliers have three members of...

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