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Former U-M basketball star Roy Tarpley dies at 50

Roy Tarpley could have been one of the greatest players in Michigan basketball history and beyond.

Instead, he became a casualty of promise unfulfilled.

According to multiple reports, the former Michigan basketball captain and Detroit Cooley High player died at an Arlington, Texas, hospital today at age 50. 480 more words


Junior Bridgeman Linked to Atlanta Hawks

A well-known Louisville name has recently been linked to the purchase of the Atlanta Hawks.  Per a number of media outlets, an investment team consisting of… 118 more words


Thunder happy to have fresh KD

VIDEO: Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook talk about coming into the season well-rested

OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant turned 26 on Monday. Not exactly old age, but he’s also no longer the kid leader of the 25-and-under Oklahoma City Thunder fun bunch climbing the rungs of the NBA ladder. 863 more words

HT News

Blogtable: The U.S. vs. the World

Each week, we’ll ask our stable of scribes across the globe to weigh in on the most important NBA topics of the day — and then give you a chance to step on the scale, too, in the comments below. 2,019 more words

Steve Aschburner

Secrets to USA's, Coach K's success

BARCELONA — When a team rings up 61 straight wins during international competition, including the World Cup/World Championship and Olympics (and throwing in exhibitions), there are a number of factors involved. 878 more words

Sekou Smith

Krzyzewski keeps teaching, learning

VIDEO: Mike Krzyzewski shares his view on Team USA as FIBA play nears

HANG TIME NEW JERSEY — Mike Krzyzewski came back for more.

After originally deciding to end his tenure as the U.S. 1,737 more words

John Schuhmann