1. Kendrick Perkins Claims He Did Not Drink One Drop of Alcohol That Night

    I know, Kendrick Perkins isn’t a Celtic anymore. But we’re in a lockout, people, meaning news is slower than Eddy Curry on tranquilizers. Plus, the Perkins story is becoming interesting as it gets more complicated daily...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 333 reads 1 comments

  2. President Obama: Why Doesn't Ray Allen Teach Rondo How to Shoot?

    An excerpt of Jackie MacMullan‘s forthcoming biography of Shaquille O’Neal, entitled “Shaq Uncut,” provides some insight into why Rajon Rondo may have struggled ...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 1,112 reads 0 comments

  3. Former Receiver Mo Lee Makes Smooth Transition to Cornerback

    Often players hesitate when coaches ask them to change positions in college. Leaving a familiar position for unknown territory can be a bit scary...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  4. Son of NFL Star Showing Promise at Wide Receiver

    Dres Anderson hopes to follow in his father's footsteps. However, the son of NFL record-holding wide receiver Willie "Flipper" Anderson knows it won't be easy. The quest, though, isn't something the Utah redshirt freshman is shying away from...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 119 reads 0 comments

  5. CU Coach Jon Embree Likes What He Sees from Freshman CB Greg Henderson

    The envelope please. . . . Among an apparent cast of thousands, the first cornerback mentioned Saturday by Colorado coach Jon Embree after the scrimmage was a true freshman...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 22 reads 0 comments

  6. Embree: Flu Turning CU Buffs' Training Room into MASH Unit

    Colorado football coach Jon Embree likened the Buffaloes' training room to a MASH unit with all the players getting IVs for the flu lately...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 25 reads 0 comments

  7. Meet Derek Willis

    Bullitt East star Derek Willis isn’t all that unkown to Kentucky fans, but the four-star power forward hasn’t really been given much attention since he committed to Purdue in April...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 404 reads 0 comments

  8. Final Five: Poythress Narrows College List

    One of the nation's top small forwards and the most heavily recruited basketball player in Clarksville's history hasn't made a decision on his college of choice yet. But he's getting closer...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 1,057 reads 0 comments

  9. Why Isaiah Hicks' Early Commitment Is So Important for UNC

    With his commitment out of the way, Hicks) can spend his next two seasons focusing on becoming a Tar Heel while having time and geography on his side to learn even more about the program he is joining...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 950 reads 0 comments

  10. Joel James Not Content With Recruitment Just Yet

    Joel James is one of the most sought-after big men in the class of 2012. The massive senior is ranked at No. 54 overall and as the No. 12 center in CBSSports.com’s rankings...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 1,464 reads 0 comments

  11. North Carolina and Duke, the SEC's East Coast Expansion Home Run

    What's the SEC's ultimate dream scenario in expanding to 16 teams? I've gotten this question from a ton of you so far. I think the answer is simple -- Texas A&M was a part of that dream and it looks like that dream is going to be fulfilled...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 932 reads 2 comments

  12. Source: Ex-DePaul Guard Shane Larkin to Miami

    Shane Larkin left DePaul a couple weeks ago, saying he had a “medical condition that required him to be closer to his Orlando home...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 525 reads 0 comments

  13. Scout.com's 2012 Top 100

    Shabazz Muhammad held on to the top spot, but he was pushed by Andre Drummond and Mitch McGary. Check out Scout.com's post-July 2012 Top 100...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 684 reads 0 comments

  14. Final Five: Poythress Narrows College List

    One of the nation's top small forwards and the most heavily recruited basketball player in Clarksville's history hasn't made a decision on his college of choice yet. But he's getting closer...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 1,822 reads 0 comments

  15. Big Winners

    You don't have to be Tony La Russa smart about baseball to know who the big winners were in the Mike Adams trade. The big winners were the two Rangers pitching prospects obtained by the Padres...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 101 reads 0 comments

  16. Minors Report: Top Prospects Struggle After Midseason Promotions

    Midseason promotions for four top Padres prospects have not quite worked out as hoped. Third baseman Jedd Gyorko, second baseman Cory Spangenberg, closer Brad Brach and, to a lesser ...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 169 reads 0 comments

  17. How the Padres Blew Trade of Type A Free Agent Heath Bell

    I keep hearing that the reasoning the Padres are giving for not trading Heath Bell is that they felt that they were not being offered two draft picks worth of prospects in return...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 402 reads 0 comments

  18. Diamondbacks Claim INF Tommy Manzella Off Waivers from Houston

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have claimed infielder Tommy Manzella off waivers from the Houston Astros and optioned him to Triple-A Reno...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 141 reads 0 comments

  19. Nady Fractures Left Hand

    D-backs manager Kirk Gibson said that Xavier Nady was playing the best baseball he had all year, that his bat was getting quick and that he was beginning to swing a power stick...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 149 reads 0 comments

  20. Angels Mailbag: What's Now, What's Next?

    Luis R. (North Hollywood, Calif.): Looking forward to next season, what are the chances the Angels put either Kendrys Morales or Mark Trumbo at third base and trade Alberto Callaspo ...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 184 reads 0 comments

  21. Mired in slump, Aybar given day to recover

    Angels shortstop Erick Aybar, who was in a 3-for-42 drought at the plate entering Saturday -- but was still playing superb defense -- was given a breather for the second contest of a three-game series against the Blue Jays...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  22. Fired Scouting Director on Angels GM Tony Reagins

    When the Angels fired longtime scouting director Eddie Bane back in October the reason given was an unhappiness with the team’s recent drafts...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 283 reads 0 comments

  23. Astros Prospect Suspended 25 Games

    MLB announced that four minor leaguers have been suspended for violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, but one of the suspensions caught my eye...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 197 reads 0 comments

  24. Wandy Rodriguez Could Go on Waivers This Week

    There's a growing belief in baseball that the Astros will put Wandy Rodriguez on trade waivers this week, and also that at least one team will put in a claim...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 340 reads 0 comments

  25. Why Are the Rockies Ignoring Iannetta's Break-Out Season?

    There has been quite a bit of talk about what the Rockies will do at the catcher position this off-season. For whatever reason, the team seems like it might be ready to give up on Chris Iannetta...

    Matt King Written by Matt King about 3 years ago 105 reads 0 comments