Antoine Alston figured he might as well get paid to fight.
Feigning passion about punishments
Kentrell Barkley rocks Vegas in this edition of "John McCann's Playbook."
Tiger, Tiger, Tiger ...
Hillside alums desire a return to the days when the school's basketball squads were just as good as the football teams.
That back-door cut Jason Kidd put on Larry Drew to take his job was like those screens high school administrators around here are ducking behind to get free and make moves to acquire the coaches they want.
Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann got the answer to why Charlotte Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston punched Kentrell Barkley, a high school forward for the Northern Knights.
Ex-UNC guard now with Hornets keeps finding trouble
The Hillside Lady Hornets go to class and then take opponents to school on the basketball court.
A second chance at hoops. A second chance at life.
The Spartans remain hungry. In the meantime, they fed those who were.
New Voyager Academy basketball coach Mike Huff discusses:
* how he'll handle coaching his son
* why he wrote a book about teamwork
* what it was like working with Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski
The death of Tony Gwynn renewed the push get smokeless tobacco out of Major League Baseball, and that’s fine if the issue is addiction, as opposed to role models.
Lason Perkins coached Chapel Hill High School's basketball team last season in an interim capacity and has no shortage of supporters who believe the permanent job should have been his.