1. Illinois Basketball: Best Fighting Illini at Every Position from Last 9 Years

    Illinois has not made a Sweet 16 appearance since March 2005. That 2004-05 season ended in the national championship game, a heartbreaking loss to a loaded North Carolina Tar Heel squad...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 4 months ago 5,339 reads 16 comments

  2. Meyers Leonard on Daniel Orton Takedown: 'I Lost My Balance'

    As the Portland Trail Blazers routed the Philadelphia 76ers , tempers flared up between Meyers Leonard and Daniel Orton . Leonard threw Orton to the floor and was ejected...

    Kurt Jonke Written by Kurt Jonke about 9 months ago 962 reads 4 comments

  3. Meyers Leonard and Daniel Orton Ejected After Takedown

    Wrestling, meet basketball. Update: Sunday, December 15 at 4:30 p.m. ET The NBA has announced a one-game suspension for both Meyers Leonard and Daniel Orton as a result of the incident...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 75,590 reads 120 comments

  4. Ahmad Starks: What NCAA's Waiver Denial Means to Fighting Illini

    On Tuesday, Illinois finally got word on Ahmad Starks' hardship waiver status from the NCAA. Unfortunately for Starks and the Fighting Illini , the decision was not in their favor...

    Ryan Curi Written by Ryan Curi about 11 months ago 3,749 reads 5 comments