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Stories with person: John Thompson III
  • A tribute to New York City, Syracuse star Pearl Washington story has photos
    Updated: Apr-21-16 8:08 am

    NEW YORK - There wasn't much space left to stand in the park when we got there. We were lucky to be standing behind a group of kids we had by five, six inches each. Everyone was there for the same reason: to see Pearl. No last name needed. Pearl was coming to play in a summer league game, and that meant a big crowd and few seats - only hot cement.

  • Jay Wright gets his first national championship with 'Nova 
    Updated: Apr-05-16 1:13 am

    HOUSTON - Jay Wright may still be the best dressed coach in college basketball. Now he has a national championship to go with those expensive suits.