Stories tagged: john wooden
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
Gonzaga senior Killian Tillie and Washington State sophomore CJ Elleby were named to preseason watch list for the Wooden Award.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
Jerry Krause was recently selected to help write a 2018 curriculum for the National Association of Basketball Coaches for youth basketball. At the center of the curriculum is a pilot …
Mon., May 15, 2017
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar likes experienced players, part of the reason he picked San Antonio to knock off Golden State. And it’s one reason he thinks John Wooden wouldn’t have the same …
Sat., Oct. 15, 2016
Fred Slaughter, who helped UCLA win its first NCAA basketball championship as a senior under coach John Wooden in 1964, has died. He was 74.
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016
Dick Enberg spent many Midwestern nights and Saturday afternoons listening to baseball and football broadcasts on the radio. As soon as he could, he got behind a microphone himself.
Sat., Oct. 27, 2012
The stern gaze behind black-rimmed glasses, arms crossed, rolled-up program tucked under his arm. John Wooden is now standing vigil outside Pauley Pavilion. UCLA unveiled an 8-foot bronze statue of …
Mon., Dec. 20, 2010
NEW YORK – This piece of history has been in the making for more than two years. Now, the Connecticut women’s basketball team has just about made it. The top-ranked …
Sat., June 5, 2010
LOS ANGELES – When I think today of the greatest sportsman who walked a sideline, I think, instead, of where John Wooden lay his head. It was a tiny bed …
Fri., June 4, 2010
LOS ANGELES – Former UCLA basketball coach and Hall of Famer John Wooden has been hospitalized. The university said in an e-mail late Thursday night that Wooden is at Ronald …