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  1. Addition of freshman guards could help Bryce Alford's scoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | MSNBC

    He'll return in an even bigger role this season with Norman Powell having graduated. However, he should benefit from the addition of two heralded guards joining the program.


  2. Freshmen Prince Ali, Aaron Holiday bring needed jolt to UCLA backcourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Los Angeles Times

    Last season, after a middling Pac-12 Conference performance, the UCLA basketball team sneaked into the NCAA tournament and made a run to a regional semifinal for a second consecutive season. The Bruins did it with a critically thin roster, especially in the backcourt, that left little room for injuries or growing pains.


  3. Golden State Warriors Season Expectations: Kevon LooneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Blue Man Hoop

    Jun 25, 2015; Brooklyn, NY, USA; Kevon Looney greets NBA commissioner Adam Silver after being selected as the number thirty overall pick to the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the 2015 NBA Draft at Barclays Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Looney stands at 6'9 and weighs 222 pounds.


  4. TJ Leaf decommits from Arizona, five-star power forward has Cal basketball in top 8Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | California Golden Blogs

    TJ Leaf, a top 15 player in the 2016 class, recently decommitted from Arizona and is now looking at a multitude of schools like UCLA, Cal, and Kansas. Cal basketball continues to try and build their 2016 recruiting class.


  5. Morning Rumble: Khalid Lewis to Illinois, Naz Reid talks St. John'sRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Rumble In The Garden

    Today in the Morning Rumble, Illinois lands a late transfer, Marquette is ready for their overseas trip, Naz Reid talks St. John's and Josh Jackson is headed on a visit to Maryland this month. After losing leader and senior Tracy Abrams to a torn Achilles tendon, the Illini have been searching for some point guard depth beyond Jaylon Tate.


  6. Toronto Raptors: Norman Powell will make the 15-man rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Raptors Rapture

    Mar 21, 2015; Louisville, KY, USA; UCLA Bruins guard Norman Powell lies on the court during the first half against the UAB Blazers in the third round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at KFC Yum! Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports With training camp in the fall inching closer, it is starting to become clear that Toronto Raptors 2015 second-round pick Norman Powell has earned himself a spot on the team's 15-man roster.


  7. Will Bryce Alford Become a Walk-On as a Senior?Read the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | Bruins Nation

    The decommitment of five-star prospect T.J. Leaf from Arizona has raised the possibility that Steve Alford will take his son, Bryce, off scholarship next year to open up a scholarship for Leaf. Arizona lost a big prospect for its Class of 2016 when five-star 6'10" power forward T.J. Leaf decommitted yesterday .


  8. Toronto Raptors: Weekly Twitter Round-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Raptors Rapture

    Feb 11, 2015; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Recording artist Drake celebrates a basket by the Toronto Raptors during their game against the Washington Wizards at Air Canada Centre. The Raptors beat the Wizards 95-93.


  9. Alford Discusses Maui, Bolden, and Impressions from UCLA Summer WorkoutsRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Bruins Nation

    In a conference call with reporters, Steve Alford shared his thoughts on the value of the Maui Invitational and his impressions of Jonah Bolden and the Bruins' freshman class. Steve Alford spoke with the media yesterday after the release of the bracket for the "Championship Round" of the Maui Invitational .


  10. UNLV to face UCLA in opening game at November's Maui InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | The Las Vegas Sun

    UNLV coach Dave Rice and New Mexico coach Steve Alford talk before the start of their Mountain West Conference Tournament championship game Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the Thomas UNLV's first game at the Maui Invitational will come against a recent Mountain West coaching foe, ESPN reported today. The official bracket for the Thanksgiving week tournament comes out Tuesday, but the pairings have leaked early, and the Rebels' first game is the nightcap against UCLA and former New Mexico coach Steve Alford.


  11. Zach LaVine Throws Down Crazy Free Throw Dunk At Seattle Pro-AmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Gamedayr.com

    Coming out of UCLA, Zach LaVine was just trying to make a name for himself. He was a borderline lottery pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.


  12. Why Toronto Raptors' Norman Powell Could Be This Year's Surprise 2nd-Round StealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | BleacherReport

    At the time, Norman Powell falling to No. 46 in June's 2015 NBA draft made sense.


  13. Kentucky Basketball: Mismatches Wildcats Are Dreading in 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | BleacherReport

    Just like every season of basketball at the University of Kentucky, the Wildcats will face a grueling schedule in an attempt to turn themselves into the best team in college basketball by the time the NCAA Men's Basketball tournament rolls around. The 2015-16 edition of the Wildcats will face national powerhouses Duke, UCLA and Ohio State in nonconference play before embarking on what is presumed to be a difficult road through the SEC.


  14. Re: VIDEO: Norman Powell has another huge Summer League gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Raptors Republic

    The UCLA product turned in another strong performance Monday as the Raptors improved to 3-0, scoring 19 points on 7-of-11 shooting and adding five rebounds and a pair of blocks. He's now averaging 19.3 points, 4.7 rebounds, 1.7 steals, and 1.3 blocks while shooting 59.5 percent, and he's hit 2-of-5 from outside, his biggest perceived weakness.


  15. The UCLA Rule and UCLA in College BasketballRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Bruins Nation

    UCLA's "undeserved entry" and "lucky tournament" run has caused the NCAA to change its seeding rules. As Yahoo's Dagger writes : The first change ensures that the last four at-large teams voted into the 68-team tournament field no longer automatically are sent to the First Four.


  16. Toronto Raptors: Norman Powell gets LVSM First Team nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Raptors Rapture

    Nov 28, 2014; Paradise Island, BAHAMAS; UCLA Bruins guard Norman Powell shoots the ball past UAB Blazers forward Chris Cokley during the first half at Imperial Arena at Atlantis Resort. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports Norman Powell has been named to the All-NBA Summer League 2015 First Team, after leading the Toronto Raptors to a 3-2 record.


  17. Raptors' Powell named to All-NBA Summer League teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | DurhamRegion.com

    Powell, six-foot-four 215 pounds, averaged 18.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and 25.5 minutes in four outings. He shot .509 from the field and .444 from three-point range to lead the team in scoring in all four games - including 20 points in Toronto's opener versus Sacramento.


  18. Spurs' 'Slow-Mo' Kyle Anderson Developing at Perfect PaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | BleacherReport

    The San Antonio Spurs selected Kyle Anderson with the No. 30 overall pick in the 2014 draft, and his rise hasn't exactly been meteoric.


  19. Know Your Opponent: 2015-16 Non-ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | University of North Carolina

    Dec. 1 Location: College Park, Md. 2014-15 Final Rankings: No. 32 KenPom, No. 12 AP 2014-15 Record: 28-7, 14-4 Big Ten 2014-15 Postseason: Lost to West Virginia in NCAA round of 32 Carolina Series History : Carolina leads 122-57 Maryland had no problems adjusting to life in the Big Ten, as Mark Turgeon's Terps won 28 games and finished two games clear of the pack in solo second behind national finalist Wisconsin.


  20. Raptors make impression in NBA Summer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Norman Powell, left, of the Toronto Raptors tries to get around Diante Garrett of the Chicago Bulls during an NBA Summer League game at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on Thursday, July 16, 2015. Follow Bizu Tesfaye on Twitter Norman Powell, center, of the Toronto Raptors goes to the basket between Diante Garrett, left, and Cristiano Felicio of the Chicago Bulls during an NBA Summer League game at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on Thursday, July 16, 2015.