1. Photo: Austin Selling “Dream Again” Shirts in Support of Marfan Foundation

    On Sunday, we learned the deeply unfortunate news that Baylor's Isaiah Austin would not be able to pursue a professional basketball career after being diagnosed with Marfan syndrome...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  2. West Virginia Will Need to Follow Juwan Staten's Lead

    After missing the NCAA tournament for the second straight season, the West Virginia program endured a tumultuous spring where Eron Harris and Terry Henderson, the Mountaineers' second and third leading scorers, both decided to transfer...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 99 reads 0 comments

  3. KU's Conner Frankamp Ready to Take That Next Big Shot for Jayhawks

    The most important shot of Conner Frankamp's life came 89 days ago, but he still hears about it almost daily. Sometimes in code.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 231 reads 0 comments

  4. NY Knicks 2014 NBA Draft Primer

    While most teams prepare to feast on a talent smorgasbord at the NBA draft Thursday, the New York Knicks may only wrestle under the table for tasty scraps. As it stands, New York has no draft picks—but they do have options...

    Sara Peters Written by Sara Peters about 4 months ago 14,156 reads 42 comments

  5. Ex-Baylor C Austin Has $1M Insurance Policy

    Former Baylor Bears center Isaiah Austin, who saw his dreams of playing in the NBA abruptly come to a halt this week, has an insurance policy worth at least $1 million, his agent Dwon Clifton confirmed to ESPN...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 4 months ago 679 reads 0 comments

  6. Adam Silver Invites Isaiah Austin to Attend Draft

    Former Baylor big man Isaiah Austin was supposed to hear his name called this coming Thursday at the 2014 NBA Draft. A diagnosis of Marfan syndrome, however, ended his professional career before it could get started...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 271 reads 0 comments

  7. Milwaukee Bucks Co-Owner Rules Out Drafting Joel Embiid with No. 2 Pick

    Milwaukee Bucks co-owner Marc Lasry isn't a man of mystery; he is a man of wholesale honesty. Speaking to the Milwaukee Press Club Monday morning, Lasry tipped the Bucks' draft-night hand, per Charles F...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 46,969 reads 109 comments

  8. Jabari Parker Visits Recovering Joel Embiid, Brings Oreos

    Medication can dull the pain, but pills and prescriptions only do so much. At some point in every recovery, your body needs Oreos—a fact Jabari Parker proved this weekend ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 4 months ago 137,252 reads 177 comments

  9. Kansas State Basketball: The Biggest NBA Success Stories in Wildcats History

    Kansas State may not be exactly known for churning out NBA talent, but a few familiar names were able to take their games to the next level after their career with the Wildcats. There's Michael Beasley, who was drafted No...

    Sean Frye Written by Sean Frye about 4 months ago 2,583 reads 5 comments

  10. Fred Hoiberg Finally Meets Iowa State's Greek Giant

    Riverside, Ia. – Fred Hoiberg has a flaw. The guy with a hole-in-one and a double eagle, who is so squeaky clean that many call him The Mayor, isn't so perfect after all. ....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 751 reads 0 comments

  11. Oklahoma's James Fraschilla Makes a Trick Shot While Taking Selfie

    James Fraschilla is at it again. The Oklahoma walk-on guard, and son of ESPN college basketball analyst Fran Fraschilla, has made some trick shots before, but this time the junior guard takes the trick-shot game to a new level...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 550 reads 0 comments

  12. Does Joel Embiid's Latest Injury Scare Raise Greg Oden Red Flags?

    Greg Oden will forever weigh on the minds of NBA front offices in the days leading up to the draft, especially this year as they try figuring out what in the world to think of Joel Embiid ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 24,165 reads 119 comments

  13. Should the Boston Celtics Draft Joel Embiid If He Falls to No. 6?

    BOSTON— Danny Ainge has never been afraid to take risks during his tenure as an executive with the Boston Celtics . That statement rings particularly true when it comes to Ainge selecting players with injury concerns during the NBA draft...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 4 months ago 8,805 reads 80 comments

  14. Will Any NBA Lottery Teams Take Risk on Joel Embiid?

    Just when the beginning of the 2014 NBA draft was going to be easy to predict... Usually, there's a bit of controversy among the top three picks, but we seemed to be heading toward ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 4 months ago 24,028 reads 141 comments

  15. Joel Embiid Shares Awesome Pre-Surgery Selfie

    Less than a week before the 2014 NBA draft, highly touted prospect Joel Embiid has undergone surgery on his foot. The former Kansas star let his fans know he was prepared for the operation with a pre-surgery selfie...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 34,102 reads 119 comments

  16. Joel Embiid's Injury Could Provide Golden Opportunity for Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — What Kobe Bryant and the Lakers proved in their last championship rebuild is that you don’t have to bottom out to get back to the top. This time around, the opportunity to tear it way down might be too hard to resist...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 109,033 reads 331 comments

  17. NBA Rumors: Latest on Kevin Love, Joel Embiid and More

    The San Antonio Spurs raised the Larry O'Brien trophy just a few days ago, but the NBA rumors have been swirling for quite some time now. The NBA's offseason is officially underway, and it's time for teams to gear up for big changes...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 4 months ago 2,972 reads 1 comments

  18. Column: KU Newcomer Graham Positive at Point Guard

    In some ways, the less you notice a point guard, the better he's playing. It can mean he's keeping the ball moving, getting it into the right hands at the right time, not monopolizing it...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 4 months ago 598 reads 0 comments

  19. Joel Embiid's Injury Could Have Devastating Consequences for Prospect's Future

    News leaked out on Thursday morning that Joel Embiid has a new injury leading up to the NBA Draft: Embiid's agent released on Thursday afternoon that the stress fracture was ...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 4 months ago 43,915 reads 149 comments

  20. Kansas Picked to Rep USA at World University Games in South Korea

    Kansas basketball players are going to get some great experience and a once-in-a-lifetime trip next year. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 4 months ago 730 reads 0 comments

  21. K-State's Bramlage Coliseum to Get New Videoboards

    MANHATTAN — High-definition videoboards are coming to Bramlage Coliseum. The new videoboards, which will hang from the center of K-State's basketball arena in place of the ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 4 months ago 115 reads 0 comments

  22. K-State's Thomas Gipson Continues Recovery from Shoulder Surgery

    As children at Washburn coach Bob Chipman's basketball camp took turns Tuesday guarding Thomas Gipson, the stage appeared to be set for Gipson to excite campers with some powerful dunks...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 603 reads 0 comments

  23. Ex-Oklahoma State Guard Stevie Clark Transfers to Indian Hills CC

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 45 reads 0 comments

  24. Kansas Basketball Recruiting: Who Is Most Important 2015 Recruit for Jayhawks?

    Bill Self's ability keep Kansas at the top of the Big 12 for a decade despite annual roster turnover—and recently coaching staff turnover—showcases his abilities as talent evaluator, recruiter and disciplined developmental coach...

    Andrew Doughty Written by Andrew Doughty about 4 months ago 3,593 reads 1 comments

  25. Ex-OK St Player Won't Be Retried in Assault Case

    A former Oklahoma State basketball player accused of sexually assaulting two women at an off-campus party in 2010 will not be retried after an appeals court tossed out his conviction, prosecutors said Monday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 months ago 24 reads 1 comments