Line of the week
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, who has recently been linked to the Nets job, revealed how close he came to jumping to the Lakers in 2004: "The only reason the Laker [offer] was made public is because there was serious consideration. I was pretty close. We talked money, definitely. We talked everything."
Now Hear This
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1. Bud Selig discusses Mark McGwire's apology.
2. Bo Kimble remembers his late teammate Hank Gathers.
THE FINE PRINT: The NCAA tourney may expand to 96 teams next season. Not only that, the tournament nickname will change to March Chemical Imbalance.