Candid Coaches: Who will be the best team and most likely national champion this season in college basketball?

CBS Sports college basketball writers Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander surveyed more than 100 coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled everyone from head coaches at elite programs to assistants at smaller Division I...

Suns’ Chris Paul seems lock for NBA’s 75th anniversary team

Monty Williams kept it real when expressing why Chris Paul should make the NBA’s 75 greatest players list in celebrating the league’s 75th anniversary season. “I’m not sure how you can call a guy the best...

Pacers the sleeper team in Ben Simmons trade sweepstakes?

The 76ers are looking for trade partners, with USA Today’s Jeff Zillgitt reporting the team is “targeting” squads in the Western Conference. However, ESPN’s Brian Windhorst said Friday the Indiana Pacers may emerge as a contender,...

Who should serve as Celtics captains on Ime Udoka’s new team?

Forsberg: Who should serve as captains for Udoka’s Celtics? originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston Boston Celtics coach Ime Udoka said Saturday the team will likely select a pair of captains for the 2021-22 season. Jaylen...

Candid Coaches: Should a team forfeit if it can’t play a game due to COVID-19 issues?

CBS Sports college basketball writers Gary Parrish and Matt Norlander surveyed more than 100 coaches for our annual Candid Coaches series. They polled everyone from head coaches at elite programs to assistants at some of the...

Why Tom Izzo has ‘great pride’ about this Michigan State team; his potential PGs

EAST LANSING — Tom Izzo broke into a big smile when talking about his Michigan State basketball players. And not because of the versatility and depth of his roster. He was beaming because all of his...