Archive for July, 2008

Florio: Leagues, NCAA must study the book on Donaghy

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Tim Donaghy has been sentenced to 15 months in prison. But instead of trying to forget about the situation, all leagues – and especially the NCAA – must learn from this ugly chapter. One suggestion: institute polygraphs.

Friedman: NBA draft class of ’04 stuck in the past

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

Brandon Jennings has decided to buck the age minimum by heading overseas. Josh Childress, the victim…

DeCourcy: Point well made: Team USA needs gifted guards

Tuesday, July 29th, 2008

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — You could view it as overkill: Jason Kidd, Chris Paul, Deron Williams. That’s a l…

Arenas returns to Washington hoping to win title

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gilbert Arenas got the money. Now he wants the ring.Arenas, who signed a fran…

Hornets sign James Posey for four years

Friday, July 18th, 2008

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — James Posey has won NBA championships with two teams. The New Orleans Hornets ho…

Deveney: Picking at the scraps of NBA free agency

Friday, July 18th, 2008

The prime NBA free agents are off the market, but there are still a few players worth grabbing.

Arenas signs new deal with Wizards

Friday, July 18th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gilbert Arenas signed his six-year, $111 million contract with the Washington Wiz…

Deveney: Early free agency winners and losers

Friday, July 18th, 2008

Now that the dust has begun to settle, we can evaluate who came out winners — and losers — in the early part of this free-agent season.

Wizards sign PG Dee Brown to offer sheet

Friday, July 18th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — Dee Brown was signed to an offer sheet Thursday by the Washington Wizards after s…

First-round pick McGee signs with Wizards

Friday, July 18th, 2008

WASHINGTON (AP) — First-round draft pick Javale McGee signed a two-year, $2.4 million deal with the…