Anthony Davis trade grades: Lakers begin title chase; Pelicans exploit LA's desperation
It finally happened. Anthony Davis is going to be a Laker. The Pelicans agreed to trade Davis to the Lakers on Saturday, as first reported...Sunday June 16, 2019
Coaching is a natural fit for Kinston’s Jerry Stackhouse
Monday, March 25 was a special night for Jerry Stackhouse. That night, Memphis, where he is an assistant coach, defeated the Lakers, who feature two...Tuesday March 5, 2019
The 10 toughest basketball recruiting losses of the last five years
Yes, North Carolina lost a recruiting battle to heated rival Duke when it comes to Brandon Ingram. And yes, it stung even more when Ingram...
Wednesday May 23, 2018
How Kinston, N.C. became the greatest producer of NBA talent in America
"That was our proving ground," says ex-NBA star Jerry Stackhouse, another Kinston product, who as a teenager faced a much older sharpshooter named Donald Ingram...
Tuesday February 20, 2018
Roy Williams has missed on one-and-done players. But so what. He’s winning.
In 2016, Brandon Ingram and Duke lost to Oregon in the NCAA tournament’s Round of 16. That same year, the Tar Heels won the ACC...
Friday January 26, 2018
Photo: Brice Johnson scores over Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram
Brice Johnson takes it to the hoop between Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram for 2 of his 23 points in an NBA Summer League game...
Saturday July 8, 2017
Mentor and Mentee: The Jerry Stackhouse and Brandon Ingram Story
When former NBA All-Star Jerry Stackhouse first met future NBA lottery pick Brandon Ingram, he didn’t know him as Brandon Ingram. He knew him as...
Thursday March 16, 2017
What keeps UNC’s Roy Williams going, after nearly 1,000 games
The message is more than a year old but Roy Williams won’t delete it. He wants to remember there are those who don’t believe in...Wednesday November 23, 2016
Tony Bradley’s ability to run floor caught Williams’ attention on recruiting trail
Although Roy Williams’ pursuit of Brandon Ingram didn’t work out, there was at least one big benefit. When attending a Camp Adidas game in Chicago...
Monday November 14, 2016
ACC leads all conferences in NBA Draft picks
The ACC led all conferences with nine players selected in the 2016 NBA Draft. Four of those were taken in the first round, with Duke...
Sunday June 26, 2016