'Hawks in the NBA
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/mar/9/231322/ - **Drew Gooden** (Milwaukee Bucks) scored 12 straight points to start the game and had 16 in the first quarter en route to a season-high 27 points on Wednesday. It wasn’t quite enough, though, and the Bucks lost, 106-104 to the Chicago Bulls. Gooden scored at least 25 points ...
- March 9, 2012
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/mar/7/231150/ So... **Paul Pierce** is having a good week. 27 points on Friday. 34 points on Sunday. 30 points on Tuesday. After scoring 25+ points just once in February and just three times all season, Pierce has accomplished that feat in all three of the Boston Celtics’ March games. As ...
- March 7, 2012
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/mar/4/231065/ - **Xavier Henry** (New Orleans Hornets) had his best week of the year, heating up for a career-high 19 points against Dallas Mavericks on Friday before coming back with a more mild nine points against the Indiana Pacers on Saturday. Henry’s career-high came off 8-for-12 shooting and was backed ...
- March 4, 2012
http://www2.kusports.com/photos/galleries/2012/feb/27/ku-vs-oklahoma-state/90462/ Welcome to March. I know around here that’s usually the time to talk about tournaments and winning streaks and match-ups and all that jazz. Don’t worry. We’ll have plenty of that in the coming days and weeks. But the beginning of March also marks time for us to unveil ...
- March 1, 2012
Tuesday/Wednesday recap + overseas update: Drew Gooden stuffs stat sheet; Jackson, Langford spark teams to wins
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/mar/1/230907/ - **Drew Gooden** (Milwaukee Bucks) started Wednesday against the Boston Celtics despite nursing a back injury from the night before. You couldn’t tell it by Gooden’s stat line, though. The Bucks big man scored 23 points with eight rebounds and two assists in 34 minutes, but Milwaukee lost, 102-96 ...
- March 1, 2012
Julian Wright joins the D-League; Paul Pierce, Mario Chalmers and Markieff Morris take part in All-Star Weekend
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/feb/28/230795/ **Julian Wright** became the latest former Jayhawk to attempt a comeback through the NBA Development League, as [he signed a contract on Thursday] and [was picked up by the Austin Toros on Monday]. On his Twitter account, [Wright wrote]: >God is great! I'm excited for my opportunity with Austin ...
- Feb. 28, 2012
Tuesday/Wednesday recap: Mario Chalmers goes crazy from three; most everyone else takes it easy before the All-Star break
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/feb/23/230521/ - **Paul Pierce** (Boston Celtics) scored on the first possession against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday and went 0-for-4 (with three free throws) for the rest of the first half as OKC sprinted out to a 72-49 halftime lead. Pierce came back to score 18 points in the ...
- Feb. 23, 2012
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/feb/21/230372/ **Marcus Morris** is back in the NBA and with the Houston Rockets after a stint with the D-League's Rio Grande Valley Vipers. That’s the good news for the rookie, who averaged 22.8 points and 9.1 rebounds in 10 full games with the Vipers. But a return to the big ...
- Feb. 21, 2012
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/feb/20/230345/ - **Paul Pierce** (Boston Celtics) didn’t exactly bust out of [his slump], but he was a bit more efficient in scoring 18 points on Sunday against the Detroit Pistons. Unfortunately for Pierce and the Celtics, the Pistons won, 96-81, and Boston suffered its fifth loss in six games. Pierce ...
- Feb. 20, 2012
Thursday/Friday recap: Markieff Morris impresses on national TV; Cole Aldrich sees significant minutes
http://www2.kusports.com/users/ngerik/photos/2012/feb/18/230283/ - **Markieff Morris** (Phoenix Suns) put on a nice show on national television, scoring 14 points with a handful of other stats in a 111-99 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. Markieff hit 6 of 13 shots (2 of 5 threes) and had four rebounds, two assists, three steals ...
- Feb. 18, 2012