1. Colorado State Transfer Jon Octeus Schedules UCLA as Last of Three Visits

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 222 reads 0 comments

  2. UCLA Basketball: The Biggest NBA Success Stories in Bruins History

    If you were ever asked, out of the blue, to re-edit a great director’s movie from the full original footage, you might feel the dread responsibility of being called to trim down something sublime that you hadn't helped to grow...

    Mark Schipper Written by Mark Schipper about 1 month ago 2,605 reads 0 comments

  3. Video: UCLA's Zach LaVine's Freakish Athleticism Shows in 'Pre-Draft Mixtape'

    In one season at UCLA, Zach LaVine averaged 9.4 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game. A respectable stat line, but not one often claimed by a projected NBA first round pick...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 1 month ago 104 reads 0 comments

  4. Tyler Dorsey Decommits from Arizona. Is He Headed to Westwood?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 457 reads 0 comments

  5. O'Bannon Trial Continues with Testimony from Economics Professor

    » O'Bannon v. NCAA rolled on through Tuesday with testimony from Roger Noll, a Stanford professor emeritus of economics...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 7 reads 0 comments

  6. Collison Looks Back on First Season with Clippers

    Since helping UCLA to three straight Final Fours, Darren Collison has embarked on what is turning into a bit of a journeyman's career...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 46 reads 0 comments

  7. UCLA Auctioning off Two Hours Worth of Pickup Basketball at Pauley Pavilion

    If you have some extra cash laying around, and you want to play basketball at one of the sports' legendary venues, you can bid for a chance to play some pickup ball at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 1 month ago 82 reads 0 comments

  8. NBA Draft Profile: UCLA's Zach LaVine

    The ultimate upside prospect, LaVine experienced a stretch of play during his lone college season that sufficiently intrigued NBA personnel to justify him entering the draft...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 8 reads 0 comments

  9. Alford's Clueless Evaluation of Bruins' Incoming Recruiting Class

    To the unknowing outsider, the personnel moves for UCLA basketball would strike one as ironic - Steve Alford, the former All-American point guard at Indiana, is seemingly unable to ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  10. Will the Real Zach LaVine Please Stand Up?

    Zach LaVine is an incredible athlete. One must be living under a rock to have not seen the photos and videos of his talents on display at the NBA Combine and recent individual workouts...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 90 reads 0 comments

  11. Ex-UCLA Star Ed O'Bannon Takes Stand in Antitrust Suit Against NCAA

    As a much-anticipated federal trial began here Monday, the walls that have long separated college athletes from the riches of a multibillion-dollar sports enterprise began to show some cracks...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 50 reads 0 comments

  12. UCLA Basketball: Another Recruiting Strikeout

    Another one of Steve Alford's wing targets chose to go elsewhere. House, a transfer from Houston and rated #31 by Scout, visited UCLA three weeks ago. You should be familiar with this name as I've mentioned him several times...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 499 reads 0 comments

  13. Steve Alford Ranked No. 36 on ESPN's List of Top College Basketball Coaches

    For taking UCLA to its first Sweet Sixteen in six years, Steve Alford's debut in Los Angeles earned him a spot as one of college basketball's top-50 coaches.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 107 reads 0 comments

  14. HBO Sports Producing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Documentary

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's story will be told. The one that will detail how he became the NBA's all-time leading scorer, six-time NBA champion, two-time NCAA champion with UCLA and five-time MVP after mastering the skyhook...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 47 reads 0 comments

  15. UCLA Athletics Announces Plans for New Basketball Practice Facility

    UCLA Athletic Director Dan Guerrero announced today a campaign to raise private funds for a comprehensive basketball practice facility to be located near Pauley Pavilion at the south end of the Los Angeles Tennis Center...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 151 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Draft's Potential Celtics: UCLA SG Jordan Adams

    Scouting report: Advanced analytics draft models love Adams because he efficiently (28.3 PER, 60.3 TS%, 54.5% eFG%) fills up the box score with points (17.4), rebounds (5.3), steals (2...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 185 reads 0 comments

  17. LaVine Wows with Athleticism

    To understand just how well Zach LaVine did at this week's NBA Draft Combine, take a look at these numbers: first, second, eighth, fourth, third.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 233 reads 0 comments

  18. Tony Parker, Leader of the Bruin Big Men

    The UCLA basketball team has had a major transformation since their NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen exit in March. Five Bruins are leaving the program which leaves a large hole in the roster...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  19. UCLA, Seeking Tough Basketball Foes, Will Play Gonzaga, Kentucky

    UCLA hasn't had the toughest nonconference men's basketball schedule in recent years, but that is changing.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 109 reads 0 comments

  20. UCLA Men's Basketball Adds Gonzaga to Schedule

    LOS ANGELES – The UCLA men's basketball team will face Gonzaga in a home-and-home series over the next two seasons, it was announced Wednesday...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 3 months ago 1,355 reads 0 comments

  21. UCLA Announces December Game Against Kentucky at United Center

    UCLA officially announced that it will play Kentucky at Chicago's United Center on Dec. 20, setting up a marquee matchup against John Calipari 's national runner-up Wildcats.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  22. Pac-12 Basketball Is Rocky Right Now

    Dana Altman endured a weird season. His Oregon Ducks were 13-0, but then they began to struggle. That unblemished mark preceded a mudslide that dropped Oregon to the bottom of the Pac-12 standings after a 3-8 start in league play...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 12 reads 0 comments

  23. Kyle Anderson Named UCLA's Most Valuable Player at Team Banquet

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 months ago 106 reads 0 comments

  24. Will Kentucky Catch Bruins in Basketball National Championships?

    Kentucky made it to the NCAA finals this year, and three starters return next year. They're already hanging banner number nine in Lexington. Kentucky is on the precipice of equaling UCLA's most sacred athletic record: 11 basketball national championships.

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 184 reads 0 comments

  25. UCLA Rejects Donald Sterling Gift

    UCLA issued the following public statement concerning a recent $3 million pledge to the university by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, who today was banned for life from the NBA following racist statements he made on audio recordings...

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