1. Donald Trump Calls LaVar Ball an 'Ungrateful Fool' and 'Poor Man's Don King'

    President Donald Trump responded to LaVar Ball on Wednesday morning regarding his role in helping Ball's son, LiAngelo Ball, make it back to the United States on the heels of shoplifting allegations in China...

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  2. Michael Porter Jr.'s Injury Will Be the NBA Draft's Most Fascinating Storyline

    Before Missouri graduate student Kassius Robertson could see Michael Porter Jr. calling for the ball, he pulled up for three. As he did, Porter crashed the boards and came down with a rebound at the bottom of the SEC logo on Missouri's floor...

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  3. Michael Porter Jr. to Undergo Spinal Surgery, Miss Remainder of Season

    After just two minutes of playing time, Michael Porter Jr . has apparently seen his season end. Missouri announced Tuesday its star freshman will likely be out for the remainder of the year due to a back injury...

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  4. LaVar Ball Refuses to Thank Donald Trump for Helping LiAngelo in China on CNN

    LaVar Ball spoke to CNN's Chris Cuomo after President Donald Trump offered a pair of critical statements about LiAngelo Ball following LiAngelo's arrest in China on shoplifting charges...

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  5. Manute Bol's 5-Star Center Son Bol Bol Commits to Oregon over Kentucky, More

    Bol Bol, a 5-star center and the son of former NBA big man Manute Bol, committed to play his college ball for the Oregon Ducks on Monday. The No...

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  6. AP College Basketball Poll 2017: Complete Week 2 Rankings Released

    If there was any doubt Duke is currently the class of college basketball, the Blue Devils hushed those last week to clearly establish themselves as the top-ranked team in the country...

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  7. Donald Trump Rips LaVar Ball, Says He Should've Left LiAngelo, Teammates in Jail

    The president of the United States of America is feuding with a basketball parent. Donald Trump took to Twitter on Sunday to blast LaVar Ball , saying he should not have helped ...

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  8. LaVar Ball Says Donald Trump Didn't Help Get LiAngelo Released from Shoplifting

    LaVar Ball said Friday that President Donald Trump didn't play a substantial role in getting three UCLA basketball players, including his son, LiAngelo Ball, back to the United States following a shoplifting incident in China...

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  9. Super-Early Grades for CBB's Top Freshmen in the 2017-18 Season

    After years of anticipation, we finally got our first (college basketball) look at many of the top prospects for the 2018 NBA draft. Although, in the case of possible No. 1 overall pick Michael Porter Jr...

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  10. 4-Star SG Will Richardson Commits to Oregon over Alabama, Georgia and More

    The Oregon men's basketball program added an impressive athlete to its future backcourt Thursday, as shooting guard Will Richardson committed to play for the Ducks. "I'm going to University of Oregon," Richardson told Scout...

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  11. Donald Trump to LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players: 'Have a Great Life!'

    President Donald Trump went public with a message for UCLA basketball players LiAngelo Ball, Cody Riley and Jalen Hill on Thursday...

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  12. Knee-Jerk Reactions to the Start of the 2017-18 NCAA Basketball Season

    Knee-jerk reactions in the opening week of the college basketball season are probably more drastic than in any other sport...

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  13. LaVar Ball Says 'We'll Be Good' in Potential Encounter with Donald Trump

    LaVar Ball said he expects a potential meeting with President Donald Trump to go "good" after his son LiAngelo's arrest in China and return to the United States. "We're gonna run into each other...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. 5-Star PG Prospect Quentin Grimes Commits to Kansas over Kentucky, Marquette

    Kansas found its point guard of the near future Wednesday, as Quentin Grimes committed to play for the Jayhawks beginning in 2018, according to Rivals.com's Jayhawk Slant ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Mark Cuban Expects LaVar Ball to Send Big Baller Sneakers to Donald Trump

    While on a 12-day tour through Asia, U.S. President Donald Trump reached out to Chinese President Xi Jinping about expediting the shoplifting case involving LiAngelo Ball and UCLA teammates Jalen Hill and Cody Riley...

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  16. UNC Guard Cameron Johnson Will Have Surgery to Repair Knee Injury

    North Carolina guard Cameron Johnson will be out of action for the time being after undergoing knee surgery on Wednesday. Per North Carolina's athletic website , Johnson suffered a torn meniscus during practice on Nov...

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  17. LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Thank Donald Trump; Suspended for China Incident

    UCLA basketball players LiAngelo Ball , Cody Riley and Jalen Hill spoke with the media Wednesday for the first time since they returned home from China after being detained on suspicion of shoplifting...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Donald Trump Says LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Were Headed for 10 Years in Jail

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday that LiAngelo Ball and two of his UCLA basketball teammates were in line for 10-year jail sentences in China before he intervened...

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  19. Coach K Improves to 11-1 in His Career Against Tom Izzo

    Fact: With Duke's 88-81 victory over Michigan State on Tuesday, Blue Devils coach Mike Krzyzewski improves to 11-1 in his career over Spartans coach Tom Izzo...

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  20. Preston Suspension Will Test Kansas Team That's Undermanned and Under Scrutiny

    CHICAGO — The biggest storyline coming out of Kansas' appearance in the Champions Classic on Tuesday was established well before it defeated Kentucky 65-61. Heck, it surfaced before the Jayhawks even left the Ritz-Carlton for the United Center...

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  21. Grayson Allen, Duke Show Ghosts of Last Season Are Gone in Michigan State Win

    CHICAGO — With 2.5 seconds remaining in the first half, Grayson Allen took a handoff from Trevon Duval and squared up to shoot. Midway between the United Center and Champions Classic logos, Allen was safely into NBA three-point range...

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  22. Kansas Uses Balanced Scoring to Escape with Win vs. Kevin Knox, Kentucky

    The No. 4 Kansas Jayhawks added a marquee win to their early resume Tuesday with a 65-61 victory over the No. 7 Kentucky Wildcats in the Champions Classic at the United Center in Chicago...

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  23. Grayson Allen Scores Career-High 37, Powers Duke to Win vs. Michigan State

    Before the 2017-18 college basketball season tipped off, all of the attention in Durham, North Carolina, was directed at the Duke Blue Devils' four new freshman phenoms...

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  24. Billy Preston Out vs. Kentucky After Single-Car Accident; Kansas to Investigate

    Kansas star freshman Billy Preston will not play in Tuesday's game against Kentucky due to an internal investigation following a car accident...

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  25. Marvin Bagley III Won't Return vs. Michigan State After Suffering Eye Injury

    Duke Blue Devils forward Marvin Bagley III was poked in the eye during the first half Tuesday night against the Michigan State Spartans and was ruled out for the remainder of the game shortly after halftime, according to ESPN's Maria Taylor ...

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