CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

19 results for "katz andy"

Page of 1
  1. Top draft choices in 2014

    Andy Katz

    If the 2014 NBA draft lives up to its hype, the upcoming college basketball season could rival or supersede any since the turn of the century. That's a big if. But the buzz isn't going away and won't unless the returning and incoming talent takes a d...

    Blog | Conversation | October 30, 2013
  2. Mike Krzyzewski, Jim Boeheim, others react to Brad Stevens' move ...

    Andy Katz

    Brad Stevens' move to the Boston Celtics is hailed by Coach K, other peers, Andy Katz writes.

    Blog | Conversation | July 03, 2013
  3. Early-entry draft deadline benefits a few schools during spring--...

    Andy Katz

    Oregon State put the full-court press on Victor Robbins as soon as Jared Cunningham declared for the NBA draft by the NCAA's April 10 deadline. The Beavers nabbed the 6-foot-6 forward from Compton, Calif., to give them a much-needed body up front wh...

    Blog | Conversation | May 17, 2012
  4. A list of players who might end up on Wooden Award watch list - c...

    Andy Katz

    At this time last year, Ben Hansbrough's name didn't appear on the Wooden Award preseason watch list. Five months later, he edged out Connecticut's Kemba Walker for Big East Player of the Year. Using that as a backdrop, let's remember that the list...

    Blog | Conversation | October 03, 2011
  5. College-to-NBA coaching pipeline dries up -- college basketball

    Andy Katz

    The Cleveland Cavaliers made a highly publicized play for Michigan State coach Tom Izzo in June 2010, but Izzo turned down a lucrative financial offer to stay with the Spartans. A year later, Minnesota Timberwolves general manager David Kahn asked a...

    Blog | Conversation | July 06, 2011
  6. Andy Katz's Daily Word: USA Select Team gives college upperclassm...

    Andy Katz

    Credit Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski for giving college upperclassmen more opportunities to not only get seen, but to improve for a quick sojourn in Las Vegas later this month. The USA Basketball experience at the national team level has become an NB...

    Blog | Conversation | July 08, 2010
  7. Kansas Jayhawks coach Bill Self likes what he sees from Josh Selb...

    Andy Katz

    Quick hits for Wednesday: • Kansas coach Bill Self isn't messing around regarding the hype of incoming freshman point guard Josh Selby, a one-time Tennessee commit. "He's the most talented player I've ever recruited, definitely the highest-ra...

    Blog | Conversation | May 26, 2010
  8. Nolan Smith prepares for Duke's defense of national championship

    Andy Katz

    JESSUP, Md. -- Duke guard Nolan Smith said he reached out to Chicago Bulls and former Florida Gators forward Joakim Noah to see how he handled the pressure to repeat as a national champion. The advice was clear: focus. Four of Florida's startin...

    Blog | Conversation | May 11, 2010
  9. Andy Katz's Daily Word: Duke's Kyle Singler has a tough call

    Andy Katz

    Kyle Singler has one of the toughest decisions of any player on the fence about the NBA draft. If Singler stays at Duke for his senior season, he could get his jersey retired and would have a chance to conclude his career with a national player of ...

    Blog | Conversation | April 15, 2010
  10. Jeff Bzdelik prepared for the tough road ahead with Colorado Buff...

    Andy Katz

    Jeff Bzdelik likely would have gone to Minnesota had the offer come earlier in the summer. He met with Timberwolves executive David Kahn in Las Vegas. The discussion was about making Bzdelik a top assistant coach to be the nuts and bolts inside, whi...

    Blog | Conversation | August 28, 2009
  11. Andy Katz's Daily Word: Cincinnati's Cronin can't stop smiling th...

    Andy Katz

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin can't seem to wipe the grin off his face. He knows he has a good thing going after adding Lance Stephenson to an already surging team for 2009-10. Picking up Stephenson, one of the top players i...

    Blog | Conversation | July 27, 2009
  12. Andy Katz's Daily Word: Depleted Duke backcourt might get unexpec...

    Andy Katz

    EDITOR'S NOTE: Andy Katz is taking a well-earned vacation, thus no Daily Word this week. Andy and his DW will return in full force on Monday, July 27. When guard Elliot Williams abruptly left Duke last month to transfer to the University of Memphis ...

    Blog | Conversation | July 16, 2009
  13. Andy Katz: O'Neill to keep USC staff intact

    Andy Katz

    The only difference you'll see at USC as far as the coaching staff is concerned is Kevin O'Neill standing where Tim Floyd used to in front of the bench. The coaches behind him will all be the same. Although it's not official, O'Neill did confirm he...

    Blog | Conversation | June 29, 2009
  14. Andy Katz: ACC basketball coaches will meet to discuss 18-game co...

    Andy Katz

    ACC coaches will meet Sunday through Tuesday in Amelia Island, Fla., with an 18-game schedule and a two-division format up for discussion for the 2011-12 season. ACC associate commissioner Karl Hicks said Friday that if the league is going to increa...

    Blog | Conversation | May 08, 2009
  15. Andy Katz: John Wall sweepstakes continues

    Andy Katz

    Duke, Miami, Kentucky and Florida all believe they have a legitimate chance to land John Wall, the nation's top point guard recruit and arguably one of the top five amateur players in the country. Had Wall, a 6-foot-4 guard out of Word of God Chris...

    Blog | Conversation | May 07, 2009
  16. Andy Katz: Proposed rule change would alter draft process

    Andy Katz

    The NCAA legislative panel voted Monday to shorten the time frame in which underclassmen who declare for the NBA draft must decide whether to stay in the draft or return to school. If the NCAA board of directors endorses the legislative panel's dec...

    Blog | Conversation | April 21, 2009