Archive for March, 2011

Recruiting File: Maurice Watson

While Penn waits for its potential first Public League recruit in 30 years to attain the necessary SAT score to get admitted, another could join the Quakers in 2012.

NBA Rumors: JJ Barea Is Ruler of the Universe

Some guys just lead a charmed life. Jose Juan Barea might just be one of those guys.

Rose’s greatness not great enough for him

What’s playing out on the court these days looks magical and effortless, as all the great ones make it appear.

Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan and the NBA’s All-Time Greatest Moves

Jordan, Olajuwon, Barkley and McHale among other NBA royalty all had go-to moves - the plays they went to when the clock was running down and all the chips were laid out.

Former Georgetown Coach John Thompson Pays Visit to Youth Basketball Clinic

Hall of Fame inductee and legendary former Georgetown University basketball coach John Thompson took some time to speak to a few youth basketball teams on March 23 at the Capital Sports Complex in District Heights, Md.

Orme’s Akcam makes Courier Player of the Year

Photo courtesy Les Stukenberg/The Daily Courier A day doesn’t go by where Metehan Akcam doesn’t step foot in The Orme School’s campus gym.

All-Courier team: The Orme School’s Metehan Akcam named boys prep basketball player of the year

Metehan Akcam halped lead The Orme School to the 2011 Class 1A boys basketball state title.

Iverson expects doctor’s OK for return Monday

Former NBA MVP Allen Iverson expects to receive medical clearance on Monday to resume playing after being sidelined for the past two months with a lesion in his right calf, says his business manager, Gary Moore.

Report: ESPN says Iverson is almost ready to go back to play in Turkey

Former NBA player Allen Iverson holds a jersey from his new team, the Turkish basketball team Besiktas, during a press conference in New York October 29, 2010.

Philadelphia 76ers: Hiring Doug Collins Was Franchise’s Best Move This Decade

The Philadelphia 76ers were 3-13 at one point and signs were leading to yet another horrific season.

Allen Iverson’s Denver Home in Foreclosure

It’s been a slow and painful decline for Allen Iverson, the eleven-time NBA All-Star and number one pick in the 1996 NBA draft.

Former NBA star Allen Iverson’s foreclosed home to be sold for $2.85M

The home of Allen Iverson, the former NBA star and current player for Turkish team BeAYiktaAY, is in foreclosure.

K-State guard has put together a historic career

Charlotte Pullen dropped her youngest of four children off at college, and on the return trip home to Maywood, Ill., alongside her husband Jerome, she broke out in tears.

Utah Jazz eager to hit the practice floor

Charlie Sheen might not need it, and we all know how a certain NBA player who most recently played in Turkey feels about it.

Charlie Sheen quotes the gospel of A.I.

Actor Charlie Sheen has been in the news the last few days about skipping some rehearsals for his hit television series “Two and a Half Men.” During Sheen’s interview on the Today Show earlier this week, he borrowed freely from a legendary rant from former NBA star Allen Iverson.