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Former MSG President Scott O’Neil To Become CEO Of Philadelphia 76ers

Adam Aron stepped down as Philadelphia 76ers CEO on Monday and was replaced by former Madison Square Garden Sports president Scott O’Neil.

07/08/2013

Anthony Bennett of UNLV reacts after being drafted No. 1 overall by the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first round of the 2013 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on June 27, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Jon Rothstein’s 2013 NBA Draft Recap

Just like they did last year with Dion Waiters, the Cavs went for the best available talent instead of overall need.

06/28/2013

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Philadelphia 76ers Pick Syracuse’s Carter-Williams At 10th Overall

The Philadelphia 76ers have selected Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams with the 11th pick in the NBA draft.

06/27/2013

Anthony Bennett of the UNLV Runnin' Rebels looks to pass the ball in the second half of the game against the San Diego State Aztecs at Viejas Arena on January 16, 2013 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

Cavaliers Select Anthony Bennett No. 1 Overall In 2013 NBA Draft

The Cavs shocked everyone at the 2013 NBA Draft by selecting Anthony Bennett first overall.

06/27/2013

NBA Draft prospect Anthony Bennett speaks to the media on June 26, 2013. (Photo by Steven Freemant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Rothstein: 2013 NBA Draft Notebook; Sleepers, 1st-Round Gems & More

Ben McLemore seemed be to a virtual lock to be taken among the top three picks a few weeks ago, but now he could drop all the way to Sacramento at No. 7.

06/27/2013

Josh Hairston #15 of the Duke Blue Devils tries to keep a loose ball from Alex Len #25 of the Maryland Terrapins. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: This And That Around The 2013 NBA Draft

Maryland’s Alex Len has emerged as a strong option for Cleveland with the first-overall pick, but that doesn’t mean that’s the only way the Cavs can land him.

06/26/2013

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

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Rothstein: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops; Big East’s Best Backcourt & Other Notes

The hottest team in the Big East will travel to the Queen City to take on pound for pound the toughest team in college basketball.

02/15/2013

Head coach Leonard Hamilton of the Florida State Seminoles (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Five Quick Hits On College Hoops

Tuesday night’s showdown with the Golden Gophers is the beginning of a pivotal nine-day stretch for Florida State. The Seminoles also host Florida next Wednesday, December 5, in Tallahassee.

11/27/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

The NCAA’s decision to allow Dez Wells to play this season for Maryland immediately changes the landscape of the entire ACC.

11/08/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From Kentucky-Northwood

There’s a lot of molding to do with this team, and that’s just the kind of challenge Calipari relishes. He’ll have them playing their best basketball when it matters most — in March.

11/02/2012

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Rothstein Files: Cauley-Stein Set To Make Impact At Kentucky

The Wildcats have annually landed the nation’s top recruits since Calipari’s arrival in 2009 and it looks like their 2013 class could be the best in college basketball history.

10/15/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

We’re hearing that Kentucky’s starting five will be Ryan Harrow, Archie Goodwin, Alex Poythress, Kyle Wiltjer, and Nerlens Noel.

09/21/2012

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Rothstein Files: SEC Offseason Notebook; Questions, Power Rankings And Players To Watch

Will a lack of experience affect Kentucky? Maybe in the first month of the season, but it shouldn’t be a real factor in February and March.

08/27/2012

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Rothstein Files: 5 Things Chris Obekpa’s Commitment Means To St. John’s

A cerebral defender with uncanny timing, the 6-foot-9 big man will do a tremendous job protecting the rim for the Red Storm, who are now positioned to be a legitimate factor in the Big East next season.

06/12/2012

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