Four Huskies scored in double digits as UConn beat Tennessee, 84-67

Four Huskies scored in double digits as UConn beat Tennessee, 84-67

Tennessee’s Jasmine Powell (15) tries to get to the basket while guarded by UConn’s Nika M hl (10) during the NCAA college basketball game between the Tennessee Lady Vols and Connecticut Huskies in Knoxville, Tenn. on Thursday, January 26, 2023 / Saul Young/News Sentinel / USA TODAY NETWORK KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Lou Lopez Senechal … Read more

Longtime college basketball broadcaster Billy Packer dies at 82

Longtime college basketball broadcaster Billy Packer dies at 82

Billy Packer, seen here working the Big Ten tournament with Jim Nantz in 2006, died on Thursday. He was 82. (AP /Michael Conroy) Longtime college basketball analyst and iconic Final Four broadcaster Billy Packer died on Thursday, his sons announced on Twitter. He was 82. Packer’s son, Mark, told The Associated Press that his father … Read more

Knicks avoid blowing another lead in overtime win over Celtics

Knicks avoid blowing another lead in overtime win over Celtics

BOSTON — Julius Randle and Jalen Brunson expectedly fell short Thursday in final voting for the NBA All-Star Game despite placing in the top 10 at their respective positions.  Randle, who finished ninth among Eastern Conference frontcourt players, and Brunson, listed at No. 10 in the backcourt, then reemphasized their respective cases for inclusion as … Read more

Knicks takeaways from Thursday’s 120-117 OT win over Celtics, including Julius Randle’s 37 points

Knicks takeaways from Thursday's 120-117 OT win over Celtics, including Julius Randle's 37 points

Jan 26, 2023; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) shoots the ball over New York Knicks center Jericho Sims (45) during the first half at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports / Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports The Knicks utilized an efficient night from Julius Randle and Jalen Brunson along with … Read more