Manhattan men’s basketball coach, Steve Masiello, has taken the Jaspers to new levels during his tenure at the position. His efforts to turn around a struggling program earned him a lofty contract extension. However, his recent recruiting successes show that he isn’t slowing down and wants Manhattan to make a March Madness return.
After exploding onto the prep basketball scene following an impressive freshman season, high school star Mikey Williams is on the move. With the California high school basketball season in limbo, Williams wanted to make certain he’d be playing this year.
Ed Silva, head coach of the men’s basketball team at the University of New England, is eager to get the boys on the court for the 2020-20121 season.
Freed-Hardeman senior guard Kortland Martin will look to help lead the Lions into uncharted territory this year when they move from the American Midwest Conference to the Mid-South Conference this season. As one of the team’s top playmakers, Martin will also be in pursuit to break the program’s record for 3-point baskets in a career.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — It was June 30, 2019. The Miami Heat had an evening all planned out for their recruitment of free agent Jimmy Butler, down to every detail. They greeted him with music from Irish singer Dermot Kennedy, one of his favorites. A buffet dinner was set up, tables overlooking the […]
The Miami Heat defeat the Boston Celtics, 125-113, in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals advancing to face the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Finals.
The matchup is set, with the Miami Heat and the Los Angeles Lakers emerging as the last two teams standing in the chase to be crowned champions of the most tumultuous season in NBA history. The Heat won the Eastern Conference title Sunday night, finishing off Boston a day after the Lakers won the Western Conference crown.
The Heat are going to the NBA Finals — surprising many, perhaps, but not themselves. Bam Adebayo scored a season-high 32 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Butler scored 22 points and the Heat won the Eastern Conference finals for the sixth time by topping the Boston Celtics 125-113 on Sunday night.
Breanna Stewart scored a career playoff-high 31 points — tying Seattle’s franchise playoff record — and Sue Bird had 16 points and nine assists, and the Storm beat Minnesota 92-71 on Sunday to sweep the Lynx and advance to the WNBA Finals.
Los Angeles Lakers coach Frank Vogel was smiling when he was asked what it felt like to finally reach the NBA Finals for the first time, after getting into the league in 2001.