Last season might have been the worst for SEC basketball in 30 years. But with coaching upgrades and a wealth of talent returning, the league might already be back.
Kobe Bryant can't seem to decide whether he wants to be a Laker. Billy Donovan can't decide whether he wants to coach the Magic. Is it that hard for them to make up their minds?
Billy Donovan had it all in college. But like others before him, he gave it up to try to succeed at the pro level. Pat Forde is hoping Donovan doesn't end up like his predecessors.
In a football conference, SEC basketball has five Top 25 teams, maybe a dozen future NBA players. No wonder the swagger is back.
Forde Minutes has been hanging out on the summer recruiting scene with a bunch of hungry coaches and a dwarf.
Joakim Noah's talent on the court is now matching his personal story, making him one of the biggest stars of March, Pat Forde writes.