Andy Dean

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College football's 10 best home-field advantages, according to head coaches

LSU runs away with an ESPN poll of coaches about tough environments.<p>LSU's Tiger Stadium was the overwhelming winner of an ESPN poll asking coaches for the toughest road environment, according to Brett McMurphy. Of 99 coaches polled, 21 percent named Baton Rouge as the most difficult place to play. …

ESPN - Apps on Google Play

The ESPN App is the #1 Sports App in the market. From your phone you get up-to-the-minute scores, complete news coverage, live streaming games and …

Just how good are the Nets?

Miami Heat Thank Mike Miller with Full-Page Newspaper Ad

The Miami Heat let Mike Miller go via the amnesty provision, but that doesn't mean they're unappreciative of his time with the team. The Heat took out a full-page ad thanking Miller in major newspapers throughout South Florida.<p>By wiping Miller's contract away, Miami will erase $6.2 million in …

NBA

Free-agent forward Jason Maxiell agrees to join Orlando Magic

After eight seasons with the Detroit Pistons, free-agent forward Jason Maxiell has agreed to a two-year, $5 million deal with the Orlando Magic, …

NBA

Battle for New York reaches new level; Nets introduce KG, Pierce

The Nets introduced Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry on Thursday. What does this mean for their rivalry with the Knicks?<p>The Brooklyn Nets …

Timeline of LA Lakers' Shocking Descent into Mediocrity

The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the most storied franchises in basketball and yet they have rapidly joined the rankings of the mediocre.<p>The 2012-13 season was perhaps one of the most disappointing campaigns the Purple and Gold has faced given the amount of talent on board. The Lakers participated …

Basketball

Jason Kidd put on interim probation

HAMPTON BAYS, N.Y. -- Brooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd pleaded guilty Tuesday to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge and was placed on interim …

New Nets have championship dreams

NEW YORK -- Paul Pierce believes his new team is primed to make a run at the Eastern Conference title, although the veteran small forward has a …

Magic sign Jason Maxiell

ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Magic have signed free agent big man Jason Maxiell, adding a veteran presence to an injury-depleted front court.<p>General manager …

2013 NBA Summer League Otto Porter (@o_porter22) Interview - Washington Wizards

Kyrie Irving Denies Ridiculous Rumor That He Wants to Leave Cleveland Cavs

Cleveland Cavaliers fans were given another reason to shudder when a rumor popped up that Kyrie Irving has plans to leave Cleveland when given the chance. Irving did what he could to kill the notion before it got out of control.<p>Brandon Tierney, one of the hosts of <i>TBD in the AM</i> on CBS Sports Radio, …

Basketball

How LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony Joining 2014 Lakers Would Impact Legacies

In this 24/7 era of basketball coverage, legacies are always on the line. Even though LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony have established themselves as elite players in the NBA, every decision they make shapes how they'll be remembered down the road.<p>Playoff performances are impactful enough, so just …

Basketball

Even video games can’t properly rank just how great LeBron James is now

It’s an offseason dilemma, but a dilemma nevertheless. LeBron James has been the best player in the NBA for years, but over the last two seasons he’s …

Basketball

After amnestying him, Miami Heat thank Mike Miller in full-page newspaper ad, which is nice

The Miami Heat waived Mike Miller on Tuesday, taking advantage of the amnesty provision in the NBA's 2011 collective bargaining agreement to shed the …

NBA

Wolves have no problem being patient with Shabazz Muhammad

As Shabazz Muhammad learns the ropes in the NBA, the Minnesota Timberwolves are focusing on him getting better and not his past reputation.<p>LAS VEGAS …

2013 Las Vegas Summer League: What to watch on Day 7

We've got the players and teams to watch for on Day 7 of the Las Vegas Summer League. What are the developing storylines?<p>The first day of the 2013 …

General Manager Billy King, majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov, Head Coach Jason Kidd, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Jason Terry of the…

General Manager Billy King, majority owner Mikhail Prokhorov, Head Coach Jason Kidd, Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Jason Terry of the Brooklyn Nets pose during a press conference at the Barclays Center on July 18, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.<p>(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Jason Terry of the Brooklyn Nets pose with their new jerseys during a press conference at the Barclays…

Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce, and Jason Terry of the Brooklyn Nets pose with their new jerseys during a press conference at the Barclays Center on July 18, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City.<p>(Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Baron Davis is still plotting an NBA comeback

Former All-Star guard Baron Davis shook the foundation a bit recently by coming up with a story about a recent alien abduction, animal-style, on Neal …

Basketball