Skip to content

Charlotte Bobcats

  1. Abdul Gaddy is the key to Washington’s season

    Nov 18, 2012, 1:42 AM EST

    Abdul Gaddy

    UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Senior point guard Abdul Gaddy had made a career out of being a pretty good point guard for the Washington Huskies. He came of the bench as a freshman, spelling Venoy Overton and Isaiah Thomas. He moved into a starting role as a sophomore, averaging 8.5 points and 3.8 assists before tearing…

  2. How much will Shabazz Muhammad affect UCLA this year?

    Nov 16, 2012, 11:38 PM EST

    Indiana State v UCLA

    I had UCLA ranked 25th in the preseason. That was well below where everyone else had them. My thinking? The pieces didn’t fit for the Bruins. Their point guard play was reliant up a 6-foot-9 freshman, Kyle Anderson, nicknamed ‘slo-mo’ and a guy that flamed out at North Carolina, Larry Drew II, in about as…

  3. Preview: Syracuse meets San Diego State in Battle on the Midway carrier game

    Nov 11, 2012, 12:36 PM EST

    Steve Fisher, Jim Boeheim

    Condensation was the spoiler Friday night, stopping two aircraft carrier games before their completion, having effectively halted Ohio State-Marquette before it could get started and forcing a halftime cancellation of Georgetown-Florida. Third time’s the charm, right? Syracuse and San Diego State hope the West Coast is friendlier than the East when they tip off at…

  4. Top 25 Countdown: No. 3 Kentucky Wildcats

    Oct 31, 2012, 9:00 AM EST

    John Calipari

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here.…

  5. Top 25 Countdown: No. 4 Syracuse Orange

    Oct 30, 2012, 9:00 AM EST

    spt-111017-cjfair

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here.…

  6. Conference Preview: Louisville is the favorite in Big East after run to Final Four

    Oct 23, 2012, 9:00 AM EST

    spt-120403-louisville-siva

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here. For a…

  7. Jim Boeheim and Syracuse grab commitment from Philadelphia native BJ Johnson

    Oct 16, 2012, 4:06 PM EST

    Syracuse Orange head coach Jim Boeheim directs his team against the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first half of their men's NCAA East Regional basketball game in Boston

    Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim has secured his third commitment from the Class of 2013, as Philadelphia native BJ Johnson has committed to the Orange, multiple outlets are now reporting. Johnson is the next in a long line of Philadelphia prospects to sign with Syracuse, including in recent years Scoop Jardine, Rakeem Christmas, and Dion Waiters.…

  8. The Morning Mix

    Oct 16, 2012, 8:00 AM EST

    - Yesterday College Basketball Talk released season preview list of the 15 players with breakout potential in 2012-13. We also published part-2 of the 2012-13 CBT Unified All-Name Team. Trust me, you do not want to go any further until you check it out – In unquestionably the most disgusting piece of news today, the house of…

  9. College Hoops Preview: 15 Players with Breakout Potential

    Oct 15, 2012, 9:00 AM EST

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Lehigh v Duke

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of The Lists we’ve published, click here. For…

  10. The Morning Mix – Midnight Madness Edition

    Oct 15, 2012, 8:25 AM EST

    Midnight Madness events across the country took place this weekend, signaling the start to the 2012-13 college basketball season. With so much taking place on Friday night, we’re providing you with a video-heavy Morning Mix of all the Midnight Madness action. For the regular Monday edition of The Morning Mix, you can click here -…

  11. Top 25 Countdown: No. 17 Arizona Wildcats

    Oct 11, 2012, 12:00 PM EST

    Sean Miller

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of the Top 25, click here.…

  12. The Morning Mix

    Oct 11, 2012, 8:00 AM EST

    Throughout the month of October, CollegeBasketballTalk will be rolling out our previews for the 2012-2013 season. Check back at 9 a.m. and just after lunch every day, Monday-Friday, for a new preview item. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To look at the rest of The Lists we’ve published, click here. For…

  13. NCAA investigating Texas point guard Myck Kabongo for possible impermissible benefits

    Oct 11, 2012, 12:00 AM EST

    NCAA Basketball Tournament - Texas v Cincinnati

    As reported by Yahoo! Sports, the NCAA is investigating Texas point guard Myck Kabongo for the possible receipt of impermissible benefits. Kabongo, who hails from Toronto, has been interviewed multiple times by the NCAA in regards to his summer workouts in Akron, Ohio with former Texas teammate and close friend Tristan Thompson. One of the…

  14. Syracuse-San Diego State Battle of the Midway tickets start at $150

    Oct 10, 2012, 10:31 AM EST

    Steve Fisher Jim Boeheim Carrier game

    As San Diego State and Syracuse ready themselves for their November match-up aboard the USS Midway, more news about the ticket prices was released to the public. Want to attend? We already know that sideline seats will cost you $1,000. Baseline seats will cost you $500. So how much is it to get in the…

  15. Kentucky’s got an anthem as they look for their 9th national title (VIDEO)

    Oct 7, 2012, 6:51 PM EST

    Dominican coach, John Calipari, gives in

    While there likely are a few Kentucky fans still basking in the glory of the school’s eighth national title, with practice beginning on Friday the focus for many turns to what John Calipari’s team can do for an encore. Stars such as Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Doron Lamb (just to name three) are now…

  16. Please don’t count John Calipari and Kentucky out of the race for the Harrison twins

    Oct 3, 2012, 10:31 AM EST

    John Calipari

    Yesterday, NBCSports.com took a look at the recruitment of the Harrison twins, Aaron and Andrew, and the possible connections that could land them at Maryland when they announce their decision Thursday evening. But what about the other horse in the race for their commitment? If we have learned anything, it’s not to bet against John…

  17. The Morning Mix

    Sep 27, 2012, 8:00 AM EST

    The NFL referees are back,  but The Morning Mix never left. Remember that. – In an effort to make their Midnight Madness seem more “hip” and/or “cool”, Syracuse has decided against having Tone Loc for a second straight year. Instead, former-guard Scoop Jardine will M.C. the event, along with his girlfriend the daughter of Michael Jordan…

  18. Kentucky to install part of 2012 Final Four floor into new Rupp Arena locker room

    Sep 19, 2012, 10:26 AM EST

    Kentucky Basketball logo

    Kentucky enjoyed its national championship so much, it figured it might as well bring some memorabilia home. John Calipari and the Wildcats will install close to 3,000 square feet of the 2012 national championship floor from the SuperDome in New Orleans into a renovated locker room at Rupp Arena. “I’m not sure I’ve heard of…

  19. Temple and Syracuse highlight finalized field for Gotham Classic at Madison Square Garden

    Sep 15, 2012, 9:38 AM EST

    JimBoeheim

    Syracuse and Temple headline the inaugural Gotham Classic, an event that includes five teams and culminates with a meeting between the Orange and the Owls on Dec. 22 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Joining Temple and Syracuse will be Alcorn State, Canisius, and an NCAA tournament participant from last season, Detroit. The…

  20. Debate!: Who you got? Lute Olson or Jim Calhoun

    Sep 14, 2012, 11:05 AM EST

    200249331-001

    In 2008, Lute Olson retired from coaching at the ripe old age of 74, having spent the past 25 years taking Arizona from a West Coast afterthought and turning them into a national championship program that was a mainstay in the top 25 through the majority of his tenure. Just four years later, Jim Calhoun…

  21. Shabazz Napier has surgery on his foot

    Sep 10, 2012, 4:00 PM EST

    University of Connecticut's Napier fights to get his shot off under pressure in NCAA basketball game in Louisville

    Shabazz Napier was expected by many pundits to have a breakout season in 2011-2012, taking over the role of the primary ball-handler with Kemba Walker headed to the NBA. That, frankly, didn’t happen. While Napier put up some impressive performances against UConn’s cupcakes early in the seasons, he spent the majority of the Big East…

  22. Big East releases conference schedule

    Sep 5, 2012, 1:05 PM EST

    spt-110803-pitino

    The Big East, now led by new commissioner Mike Aresco, announced its conference schedule Wednesday. “BIG EAST men’s basketball and unparalleled national media exposure have always been synonymous,” Aresco said in a statement. “The 2012-13 schedule is unmatched in the scope of national, regional and local telecasts.  Our coaches and student-athletes are committed to excellence…

  23. Under Armour Elite 24 features some must-see stars

    Aug 23, 2012, 8:40 AM EST

    UAelite24

    The newly re-branded Elite 24 all-star game tips at 7 p.m. ET on Saturday (ESPNU) and is sponsored by Under Armour, having taken the game’s reins from Boost Mobile. The contest is unique in that August is usually a quiet month for high school stars, having been put through a grueling July evaluation period. The…

  24. Jim Calhoun undergoes successful surgery after bike fall Saturday

    Aug 5, 2012, 2:38 PM EST

    Jim Calhoun

    Jim Calhoun was forced to miss his annual alumni game Saturday night after reportedly falling off of his bike and breaking his hip, which required surgery. He successfully underwent that surgery Saturday night, the school announced Sunday, and he is resting comfortably, set to be released from the hospital in the coming days. “He’s just…