Andy PhillipsThe majority of Andy Phillips' time is spent watching basketball, consuming NBA news and reading NCAA scouting reports. He joined CBC Sports in 2011 as a Web Producer and still longs for days when handchecking was allowed and Detlef Schrempf donned a Sonics uniform.
San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has called President Donald Trump "a soulless coward" in response to Trump's comment Monday that former President Barack Obama and other commanders in chief "didn't make calls" to families of fallen soldiers. more »
Louisville's Athletic Association has officially fired coach Rick Pitino nearly three weeks after the school acknowledged that its men's basketball program is being investigated as part of a U.S. federal corruption probe. more »
Four-time champion Italy will have to beat Sweden in a European playoff to qualify for its 15th straight World Cup. A regular at every World Cup since 1958, the Italians were drawn Tuesday to play in Sweden in the first leg of the playoff on Nov. 10. more »