Jim Boeheim

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Boeheim: Carmelo Would Take Less Money To Sign With Contender

“I think he’ll take a little less money. I don’t think that’s that big of an issue. Obviously money is important to all of us. But I think Carmelo wants to win.”

06/25/2014

Tyler Roberson #21 of the Syracuse Orange, Robert Carter, Jr. #4 and Chris Bolden #11 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets dive on the floor for a loose ball during the second half at the Carrier Dome on March 4, 2014 in Syracuse, New York. Georgia Tech defeated Syracuse 67-62. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Syracuse In Danger Of All-Out Free Fall After Loss To Georgia Tech

A month ago, Syracuse was unbeaten, ranked No. 1 and riding high. Now, the Orange are struggling toward the postseason having lost four of five.

03/05/2014

Boston College Eagles players celebrate after beating the Syracuse Orange at the Carrier Dome on February 19, 2014. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Stunner! 7-Win Boston College Hands Syracuse 1st Loss

The Eagles, whose only conference wins this season were over Virginia Tech, beat a No. 1-ranked team for the third time and first since knocking off then-No. 1 North Carolina in 2009.

02/20/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Boeheim To Melo: ‘Get Some Place Where You Can Win This Thing’

“I think you have to be in a place that you have a chance to win a championship. I think Carmelo loves New York, but I would tell him, ‘Let’s try to get some place where you can win this thing.'”

02/14/2014

C.J. Fair #5, Jerami Grant #3 and Baye Moussa Keita #12 of the Syracuse Orange talk during their win over the St. John's Red Storm at Madison Square Garden on December 15, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

No. 2 Syracuse Tops St. John’s 68-63 At Madison Square Garden

Orange duo C.J. Fair and Tyler Ennis both scored 21 points, and No. 2 Syracuse pulled out a 68-63 victory over St. John’s on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

12/15/2013

Jim Boeheim (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Boeheim: Paying College Athletes ‘The Most Idiotic Suggestion Of All Time’

“That’s really the most idiotic suggestion of all time,” Boeheim said. “I don’t believe players should be paid. I believe they are getting a tremendous opportunity.”

10/03/2013

Sean Miller (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

Arizona coach Sean Miller may very well have the best defensive team he’s ever coached, but either Mayes or York is going to have to emerge as a legitimate outside threat for the Wildcats to get to a Final Four.

08/23/2013

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Melo Wants Knicks GM Glen Grunwald To Add Scorer In Offseason

The six-time All-Star is worried that general manager Glen Grunwald won’t add an additional piece in the offseason, a source told the New York Post.

05/29/2013

Nerlens Noel (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: 2013 NBA Draft Notebook, Including An Early Mock

Is the 2013 NBA Draft as weak as people are making it out to be? Yes, at the top. There are NO franchise players in this draft.

05/22/2013

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images), Jim Boeheim (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Jim Boeheim Knocks Knicks, Defends Carmelo Anthony

Boeheim says Anthony has no shot at winning an NBA title with the Knicks. Or at least with these Knicks.

05/21/2013

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 06:  Michael Carter-Williams #1 of the Syracuse Orange drives for a shot attempt in the first half against Jon Horford #15 and Glenn Robinson III #1 of the Michigan Wolverines during the 2013 NCAA Men's Final Four Semifinal at the Georgia Dome on April 6, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Syracuse Falls Short In Final Four, Michigan Earns Spot In NCAA Final

Jim Boeheim sat on a stool most of the night, hand propped against his chin, looking more like a man proctoring a math exam than one coaching a basketball game.

04/07/2013

Russ Smith, Gorgui Dieng  and Chane Behanan of the Louisville Cardinals. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Louisville Playing Harder After Ware’s Stomach-Turning Injury

Following the compound leg fracture to Kevin Ware, the Louisville Cardinals say they’re “playing harder.”

04/06/2013

Syracuse Orange (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Syracuse Orange Looking To Wear Down Michigan With Stifling Defense

Syracuse’s fearsome defense is looking to shut down Michigan’s run-and-gun offense in their Final Four meeting.

04/06/2013

Trent Lockett #22 of the Marquette Golden Eagles fights to control the ball against Michael Carter-Williams #1, C.J. Fair #5 and Rakeem Christmas #25 of the Syracuse Orange. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Will Michigan Be Able To Beat Syracuse’s Vaunted 2-3 Zone Defense?

Some get paid millions to try and solve the riddle facing the Michigan coaching staff at the Final Four this weekend. How do you score against the Syracuse 2-3 zone defense? Lately, there seems to be no answer.

04/05/2013

Rick Pitino and the Louisville Cardinals in the 2013 NCAA Tournament (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Rothstein: What You Need To Know Ahead Of 2013 Final Four

Can the Shockers continue their surge? It all depends on how they handle Louisville’s relentless pressure.

04/05/2013

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