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February 28th, 2015

How Young Is Too Young To Start Recruiting Kids?

NBA star LeBron James is asking colleges to stop making offers to his 10-year-old son. Dr. Dan Gould, director of the Institute for the Study of Youth Sports at Michigan State University, weighs in on recruiting young kids.

February 21st, 2015

Kevin Durant: ‘Too Nice’ To Win A Championship?

Some have speculated that Kevin Durant, the NBA’s reigning MVP, is too nice to win a championship. But in a recent profile for GQ, Zach Baron presents another side to Durant.

Feature
February 14th, 2015

Phoenix Is NBA’s City Of Brotherly Love

At Sunday night’s NBA All-Star Game, two brothers, Chicago’s Pau Gasol and Memphis’ Marc Gasol, will square off for the opening jump ball. But the most unusual NBA sibling story is happening in Phoenix. OAG’s Doug Tribou and Curt Nickisch report.

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January 17th, 2015
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How Far Can The Washington Wizards Go?

The Washington Wizards have won just three playoff series and haven’t reached the conference finals in nearly four decades. But now with young stars Bradley Beal and John Wall, Washington’s future looks bright, Gabe O’Connor has our story.

In The News
January 10th, 2015

As Knicks Struggle, New York Times Assigns Reporter To ‘Better Basketball’

The New York Knicks currently occupy the basement of the NBA’s Eastern Conference. Luckily for Knicks beat writer Scott Cacciola, his editors at the New York Times are sending him far, far away from Madison Square Garden.

In Depth
January 10th, 2015

Atlanta Hawks Are For Sale And Flying High

The Atlanta Hawks are No. 1 in the NBA’s Eastern Conference — and up for sale. TNT analyst David Aldridge joins us to discuss the Hawks’ success on the floor and their future off of it.

In Depth
January 3rd, 2015

2014: The (Sports) Year In Review

What was the most significant sports moment from 2014? The cases against Adrian Peterson and Ray Rice? Michael Sam coming out? The Sochi Olympics? The World Cup? Donald Sterling’s ouster from the NBA? In a year loaded with major news, Only A Game asked top sports writers to make their picks.

Interview
December 27th, 2014

Julius Erving Offers Candid Self-Portrait In 'Dr. J'

In his autobiography ‘Dr. J,’ Julius Erving offers a candid view of his Hall-of-Fame basketball career and his complicated life off the court. Erving joins Bill Littlefield for a fascinating conversation.

Sports History
December 20th, 2014

The Mostly True Story Of The Last Basket At The Old Boston Garden

During the NBA playoffs in 1995, Horace Grant scored the last official basket in the old Boston Garden. But that was not the final basket made from the Garden’s parquet floor. That moment happened a couple of weeks later, and Bill Littlefield and OAG Senior Producer Gary Waleik were there.

Interview
December 20th, 2014

Four-Time NBA Champ Horace Grant On Jordan, Kobe And Winning

Bill Littlefield speaks with four-time NBA champion Horace Grant about his lengthy NBA career, playing with some of the top scorers of all time, and his place in NBA goggle history.

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