Grant Hill has ‘bitter’ Scotty Thurman feud over Arkansas broadcast

Grant Hill and Scotty Thurman went at it on Twitter over Hill’s commentary during the Razorbacks’ Sweet 16 win in the 2022 NCAA Tournament last Thursday. In an interview with KNWA-TV last Saturday, Thurman — whose Arkansas team beat Hill’s Duke team in the 1994 NCAA national championship game, when Thurman hit a 3-pointer clutch … Read more

Shaheen Holloway’s March Madness 2022 story began at Seton Hall

He watches Saint Peter’s play Cinderella basketball — Sweet 16 basketball next against Purdue on Friday night in Philadelphia — and he understands better than most why these proud Peacocks play the way they play: hard, smart, together and defending every inch on the court. Greg Herenda understands because he is the man who recruited … Read more

March Madness 2022 may give Knicks point guard answer

The common denominator in the Knicks’ late-game struggles and their stagnancy in pushing the ball is a familiar, gaping void. The Knicks, who lost yet another close game to the Nets on Sunday and entered play Monday as the fourth slowest-paced team in the league, according to metrics, sure could use a point guard. You … Read more

Jay Wright has Villanova to new heights

On this night, the Creighton Bluejays resembled one of those Villanova championship teams that never stopped believing. On this night, it was the Creighton Bluejays who were playing the part of Cinderella. On this night, the Creighton Bluejays didn’t care about the pro-Wildcats crowd at the Garden, didn’t care about Jay Wright’s vaunted Villanova culture. … Read more

Connecticut’s MSG home-court advantage is back

This was the price Big East foes knew they would be paying when UConn was invited back to where it belongs after its seven-year hiatus. Husky fans streaming into the Garden, turning it into their house again, just as they did in the good old days when they celebrated Kemba Walker’s legendary step-back and five … Read more