Basketball

Zion Williamson of Duke playing in an ACC regular season conference game at Cameron Stadium in Durham, NC. (Image: USA Today Sports)

No Shocker Here, Zion Williamson Leaving Duke to Go Pro

Duke big man Zion Williamson joined his Duke teammates, RJ Barrett and Cam Reddish, by declaring himself eligible for the NBA Draft. Zion Williamson, who won the Wooden Award and Naismith Award for top player in the country, is expected to become the first pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. […]

LSU head basketball coach Will Wade was reinstated by the university after being suspended for more than a month. (Image: Getty)

LSU Basketball Coach Will Wade Reinstated, but for How Long?

After more than a month away from LSU, the university reinstated head basketball coach Will Wade on Monday. The second-year coach had been suspended by athletic director Joe Alleva since March 8 for not answering questions regarding any possible involvement with his relationship with runner-agent Christian Dawkins. Dawkins is one […]

LA Lakers coach Luke Walton and Buddy Hield from the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center in Los Angeles. (Image: Cary Edmondson/USA Today Sports)

Sacramento Kings Hire Luke Walton as New Head Coach

Luke Walton did not stay unemployed for too long before Vlade Divac and the Sacramento Kings snatched him up as their new head coach. The Sacramento Kings have not gone to the playoffs in 13 seasons. The Kings hope that Walton can finally guide their young team to the first […]

Luke Walton was fired as the coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, just two days after Magic Johnson left his position as president of basketball operations. (Image: Getty)

Los Angeles Lakers Fire Head Coach Luke Walton

It was not surprising that Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton was fired on Friday. That was widely expected. Walton was the odds on favorite to be the first NBA coach fired, with Bovada having his odds at 7/4. It was who fired Walton that was alarming. That task figured […]

Notre Dame guard Jackie Young became the third straight No. 1 pick for the Las Vegas Aces. (Image: Getty)

Notre Dame Women Lose NCAA Championship, Win Big in WNBA Draft

The Notre Dame’s Women’s basketball team fell just short in the NCAA Championship game, but on Wednesday the program came up big winners in the WNBA Draft. All five of the starters from the Irish were selected by professional teams, including No. 1 overall pick Jackie Young by the Las […]

Dirk Nowitzki announced his retirement following a 30-point performance in the Dallas Mavericks win over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night. (Image: Ronald Martinez/Getty)

Dirk Nowitzki Confirms Retirement After Scoring 30 vs. Phoenix Suns

Dirk Nowitzki told Dallas Mavericks fans that he had played the final home game of his career on Tuesday night, officially confirming that he will be retiring following the current season. The announcement came after Nowitzki scored 30 points in a 120-109 Dallas win over the Phoenix Suns at the […]