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Carter-Williams Rising Above Adversity, Doing It All For Syracuse

Focused Michael Carter-Williams is rising above off-court adversity and playing a leading role for the Syracuse Orange.

03/31/2013

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The Continuing Metamorphosis Of Fab Melo

The 7-foot center who made Syracuse an imposing team last season and now dons the famed uniform of the Boston Celtics hoping to leave his mark on the NBA.

06/29/2012

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Rothstein Files: High-Fives From NBA Draft

Nearly three months after winning the National Championship, Kentucky broke an NBA Draft record with six players selected.

06/29/2012

Dion Waiters shakes hands with NBA Commissioner David Stern after being selected number four overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2012 NBA Draft at the Prudential Center. (credit: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Cavaliers Take Syracuse’s Dion Waiters With No. 4 Pick

The Cavs envision Waiters as a perimeter scorer and backcourt running mate for point guard Kyrie Irving, last year’s No. 1 overall pick.

06/28/2012

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Rothstein Files: 5 Storylines To Watch For During 2012 NBA Draft

The Bobcats sent a major buzz throughout the basketball universe last week by hiring St. John’s assistant Mike Dunlap as their head coach — and don’t be surprised if they make a splash of equal proportions on draft night.

06/28/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around The 2012 NBA Draft

Terrence Jones looked like a sure-fire top five pick after the first few games of his freshman season at Kentucky. Not any more.

06/26/2012

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Rothstein Files: 2012 NBA Mock Draft

Let’s face it, Anthony Davis is the obvious No. 1. But who should go next?

06/25/2012

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Rothstein Files: Boeheim: Dion Waiters More Ready For NBA Than Any Guard I’ve Ever Had

The entire basketball world seems to be bullish on Waiters. Agents, general managers and college coaches are all raving about the combo guard.

06/13/2012

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Rothstein Files: NBA Draft Notebook

No player could have a more perplexing night on their hands on June 28th than Iowa State’s Royce White.

06/11/2012

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Rothstein Files: 5 Quick Hits After The NBA Draft Lottery

Talk about a big winner. In addition to landing the top overall selection that will wind up being Kentucky big man Anthony Davis, the Hornets also have the tenth overall pick.

05/31/2012

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Syracuse Survives Gutsy Wisconsin, Moves On To Elite 8

C.J. Fair broke out of a scoring slump with 15 points and top-seeded Syracuse held on for a 64-63 victory over fourth-seeded Wisconsin on Thursday night in the East Regional semifinals.

WFAN–03/22/2012

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Rothstein Files: Thursday’s Sweet 16 Primer

Jon Rothstein breaks down Thursday’s Sweet 16 games and makes predictions for the four matchups.

WFAN–03/22/2012

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Syracuse Flirts With Infamy, But Eventually Moves On At NCAA Tournament

Syracuse had a lot bigger problems than missing its starting center. The Orange were staring at NCAA tournament history. A No. 1 seed has never lost to a No. 16 seed, and they were trailing North Carolina-Asheville with just over 6 minutes to play.

WFAN–03/15/2012

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Cincinnati Knocks Syracuse Express Off Its Rails, Out Of Big East Tournament

Sean Kilpatrick keyed Cincinnati’s early 3-point barrage and scored 18 points as the Bearcats held on for a 71-68 victory over No. 2 Syracuse on Friday night in the semifinals of the Big East tournament.

WFAN–03/09/2012

Dion Waiters #3 of the Syracuse Orange reacts after a dunk against the Connecticut Huskies as Rakeem Christmas looks on during the quarterfinals of the Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden on March 8, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

No. 2 Syracuse Beats Connecticut 58-55 In Big East Tournament

Dion Waiters had 18 points and James Southerland scored all 10 of his points in the final 8 minutes to lead No. 2 Syracuse to a 58-55 victory over Connecticut on Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Big East tournament.

03/08/2012

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