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  1. How the Nets are adjusting to Lionel Hollins' bluntnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Post

    Nets coach Lionel Hollins has plenty of opinions on how basketball should be played, and he's more than willing to share them with his players. In an era in which more and more coaches have become trained to coddle their players in order to try and coax results out of them, Hollins has a more direct approach: this is what you should do, and this is how you should do it.


  2. UConn prepares for start of practice with 'Husky Run'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | MSNBC

    The UConn's men's basketball team ended its summer workouts and unofficially began the new basketball season Wednesday by completing the annual "Husky Run" through campus. Sophomore swingman Daniel Hamilton was the first member of the team to complete the annual 3.1-mile race.


  3. Huskies are off and runningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 30 | The Day

    Shonn Miller is one of several newcomers learning on the fly about the program. He knows how important these traditions are to coach Kevin Ollie, who ran the same course during his playing days.


  4. Top 30 Transfers For 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | MSNBC

    The way that college basketball coaches build their rosters has changed in recent years, as the explosion of the transfer market has opened up a new avenue to attract talent into a program. Some may love it and some may hate it, but it's not going away.


  5. 7 Undrafted Free Agents to Watch in 2015-16 NBA Training CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | BleacherReport

    Going undrafted doesn't mean the NBA dream is over. We see undrafted players make rosters every year.


  6. Ryan Boatright: The Unlikely X-Factor for the NetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | From Russia With Dunk

    Mar 13, 2015; Hartford, CT, USA; Connecticut Huskies guard Ryan Boatright reacts after his game winning three point basket against the Cincinnati Bearcats in the second half during the quarterfinal round of the American Conference Tournament at XL Center. UConn defeated Cincinnati 57-54.


  7. Predicting the Best 3-Point Shooting Teams in NCAA Basketball for 2015-16 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | BleacherReport

    The three-point shot can be the great equalizer in college basketball, allowing smaller and less-talented teams to make up from outside what they're unable to accomplish down low. The ability as a team to shoot well from the perimeter has made it possible for many of the game's greatest upsets - particularly in the NCAA tournament - to happen.


  8. Dennis Smith to NC State: Wolfpack Land 5-Star PG ProspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | BleacherReport

    Dennis Smith, a 5-star point guard who hails from Trinity Christian School in Fayetteville, North Carolina, announced Thursday he will be staying close to home to play his college basketball for North Carolina State. Smith is regarded as the No.


  9. UConn Men's Basketball Recruiting: Top-ranked PF chooses HuskiesRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | The UConn Blog

    This was one of the hardest decisions I've ever made but I'd like to announce that I will be committing to the University of Connecticut asai Juwan Durham, ranked the No. 27 in the Class of 2016 on Rivals, announced his verbal commitment to UConn with that tweet.


  10. Four-star 2016 recruit Juwan Durham commits to UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2015 | MSNBC

    Juwan Durham, a top-30 prospect in the Class of 2016, verbally committed to Connecticut and head coach Kevin Ollie on Tuesday evening. He announced the decision on Twitter.


  11. Men's Basketball: Huskies Release Full 2015-16 Schedule, Host SMU Feb. 18Read the original story

    Sep 1, 2015 | The UConn Blog

    Daniel Hamilton and the Huskies meet up with SMU Feb. 18 and March 3. - David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports UConn opens the season Nov. 13 against Maine at Gampel Pavilion. The Huskies will again open conference play on the road, this time at Tulane Jan. 2. The Huskies will play 16 games at home, nine at Gampel Pavilion and seven at the XL Center.


  12. Volatile Stocks: 2016 NBA Draft Prospects Entering Make-or-Break SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The following prospects are legitimate first-round talents who've yet to put it all together. However, it doesn't mean we should write them off.


  13. UConn Center Amida Brimah Dunked So Hard He Made Batman DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | The Big Lead

    Amida Brimah is entering his junior year at Connecticut and the 7-footer appears to have put on some muscle. He recently dominated the Hartford Pro-Am league.


  14. Ranking the Top Defensive Stoppers in College Basketball in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Drives, dunks and three-pointers are what make the highlight shows, but defense is just as important apart of college basketball as any of those crowd-pleasing plays. And if not for lockdown defenders, there'd be so man of those those dunks and dimes that they'd become far less exciting and unique.


  15. POSTERIZED: UConn's Amida Brimah throws down alley-oop on defenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | MSNBC

    UConn center Amida Brimah threw down one of the better alley-oops of the summer on a defender at the Hartford Pro-Am this week. Expectations are high for the junior center this season as he returns to the Huskies after averaging 9.1 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.5 blocks per game last season.


  16. Wenyen Gabriel cuts list to five; how would he fit each program?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Sporting News

    Sporting News recently chronicled Wenyen Gabriel's rapid ascent up every major scouting service's rankings and college coaches' recruiting boards. After having arguably the best July of any player on the AAU circuit, his recruitment took off, with almost every school in the country offering him.


  17. 2K Classic bracket setRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | USA Today

    Potential rematch between Duke, Wisconsin set up in 2K Classic Duke and Wisconsin could have an earlier than expected rematch in the 2K Classic Check out this story on Duke Blue Devils guard Grayson Allen and Wisconsin Badgers guard Traevon Jackson go after the ball in the 2015 NCAA Men's Division I Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium. Duke won 68-63.


  18. Memphis' Austin Nichols transfers to VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Memphis' Austin Nichols transfers to Virginia Memphis leading scorer Austin Nichols has transferred to Virginia. Check out this story on Feb 19, 2015; Memphis, TN, USA; Connecticut Huskies forward Kentan Facey guards Memphis Tigers forward Austin Nichols during the game at FedExForum.


  19. UConn Men's Basketball: It's personal now for Rodney Purvis, and it should beRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | The UConn Blog

    The nation will say otherwise, but there is reason to believe the 2016 NCAA Tournament will end with UConn cutting nets. You may recall last year's ESPN college basketball player rankings , when the worldwide leader declared Rodney Purvis the 83rd-best player in the country.


  20. Vitale: Five bounce back NCAA tournament teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | ESPN

    Dick Vitale, college basketball's top analyst and ambassador, joined ESPN during the 1979-80 season. His thorough knowledge of the game is brought forth in an enthusiastic, passionate style.