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.
A woman performing the national anthem before an NBA preseason game in Miami on Friday night did so while kneeling at midcourt, and opening her jacket to show a shirt with the phrase "Black Lives Matter." more »
The NCAA accused Louisville of four violations stemming from its investigation into allegations that a former basketball staffer hired escorts and strippers for sex parties with recruits and players in the players' dormitory, Minardi Hal. more »
Watch coverage of Skate America in Chicago beginning on Saturday at 4 p.m. ET. Canada's Gabrielle Daleman and Nam Nguyen will compete against some of the best figure skaters in the world at the first major event of the figure-skating season. more »