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Penn State Athetlics
Lucas Named Wooden Award Finalist
Lady Lion senior guard Maggie Lucas has been selected as a finalist for the Wooden Award.
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Thu Mar 06, 2014
Your New Favorite Player Just Made the NBA
Every once in a while, a sports story comes along that's so inspiring - so improbable and such an incredible testament to the potential of human will - that whatever game the main character plays ceases to matter at all.
PICTURE Bendigo Spirit forward Chelsea Aubry in a tutu, pirouetting across the stage.
Jim Ross spends day in ESPN 'car wash'
Jim Ross is a one-man show - really. The distinctive voice long associated with World Wrestling Entertainment visited ESPN's Bristol headquarters recently for a "Car Wash" to help promote "RINGSIDE: An Evening with Jim Ross."
Wed Mar 05, 2014
"Maya Myth" encores as Shanxi girls defend their WCBA title
Maya Moore was dancing, screaming, and kissed by her teammates. Smile appeared on her face.
Aussie Exum 'like a young Michael Jordan'
SYDNEY He's already been declared a future NBA All-Star, now Australian basketball prodigy Dante Exum has been likened to the greatest player of all time - Michael Jordan.
Marbury helps Beijing beat Guangdong in first match of CBA semifinals
Beijing Ducks had a hard-earned 90-87 home victory over the eight-time champions Guangdong Hongyuan in the first match of Chinese Basketball Association league semifinals on Tuesday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
One piece of advice: stay very, very still
One of the nation's top high-school basketball teams - Curie of Chicago - had to forfeit its 24-1 season and city league title when seven players were discovered to be ineligible.
All Maya Moore does is win
Lynx star Maya Moore has added another championship to her long list by leading Shanxi Xing Rui to its second straight Women's Chinese Basketball Association title.
When LeBron James Goes into Video Game Mode (And Scores 61 Points), He Plays Mortal Kombat
When most NBA players go off and turn reality into a video game, the results lie just across the Uncanny Valley - NBA Jam brought to life for a night, but still basketball.
James scores 61, sets career, team records - Tue, 04 Mar 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. NBA: LeBron James scored a career-high 61 points, breaking Glen Rice's franchise record, and the Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 124-107 on Monday night in Miami.
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Miami Heat's LeBron James adjusts his protective mask during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Miami, Monday, March 3, 2014 against the Charlotte Bobcats.
Kings Beat Montreal 2-1 For 5th Straight Win
Jeff Carter #77 of the Los Angeles Kings scores on a shot past Peter Budaj #30 of the Montreal Canadiens for a 2-1 lead during the second period at Staples Center on March 3, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
Late Score Helps Lakers Hold Off Blazers, 107-106
Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots the ball against the Portland Trailblazers on March 3, 2014 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Kristi's tough choice
BENDIGO Spirit star Kristi Harrower won't make a decision on her playing future until after the WNBL grand final.
Editor's note: The Big Monday Smack Talk tweets between Swin Cash and Angel McCoughtry can be found on espnW's women's basketball page once the game tips at 7 p.m. ET Monday.
Ivy League Sports
Women's Basketball Weekly Release - Week 18
The 14-Game Tournament is rarely simple. Alone in first-place in the Ivy League women's basketball standings, Princeton lost control of its own destiny, as the Tigers were upset by Brown , 61-58 on Saturday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Perry, Cogliano Lead Ducks In 5-3 Rout Of Hurricanes
Andrew Cogliano #7 of the Anaheim Ducks skates against the Phoenix Coyotes at Honda Center on December 28, 2013 in Anaheim, California.
Lansing State Journal
Eric Thomas goes from YouTube sensation to motivating Michigan State teams, others around the world
As a high school dropout in the streets of Detroit in the late 1980s, Eric Thomas found sleep in abandoned cars and food in garbage cans.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Thata s 15 yards for using code word No. 8
I've spent the last several days trying to get myself to care about what NFL players say to each other on the field during games and I'm just not there yet.