Morning, Boston Celtics fans, and welcome to the big day!
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship will be played between the University of Connecticut Huskies and the University of Kentucky Wildcats tonight, and it promises to be a good one! Both teams feature players who will be involved in the NBA Draft that takes place later this year, so it will be fun to see which players come out and lets the world know that they are ready for the next level.
There are no games scheduled in the NBA tonight, but there was a healthy number of games that went down last night, so get your scores, recaps, and video highlights of those nine games over at NBA.com
Today’s Morning Shootaround asks just how much trouble Indiana Pacers’ head coach Frank Vogel is in now that his team has lost control of their season. [NBA]
The Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks now control their own destinies in the race for the final two playoff spots out West. Meanwhile, the Memphis Grizzlies are on the outside looking in, according to your Daily Dime. [ESPN]
With the playoffs nearly upon us, here’s a look at five guards who could having something of a coming-out-party once the second season begins. [Sports Illustrated]
Joel Anthony has yet to decided on whether he is going to exercise his player option for next season, writes Jay King over at Masslive.com.
And while we look ahead to the offseason, who would you rather have on the Boston Celtics next year: Brandon Bass or Kris Humphries? [Bleacher Report]