Men'S Basketball

Feb 24, 2024; Los Angeles, California, USA;  UCLA Bruins forward Adem Bona (3) stands on the court as USC Trojans guard Bronny James (6) celebrates the win at Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

UCLA Basketball: Adem Bona Works Out for East Non-Contender in No Man's Land

A weirdly undesirable gig in one of the league's top markets.

Alex Kirschenbaum
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Feb 24, 2024; Los Angeles, California, USA;  UCLA Bruins forward Adem Bona (3) stands on the court as USC Trojans guard Bronny James (6) celebrates the win at Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Adem Bona Works Out for East Non-Contender in No Man's Land

A weirdly undesirable gig in one of the league's top markets.

Alex Kirschenbaum
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UCLA men's basketball surprisingly has top-15 championship odds for the 2024-25 season.

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Jun 17, 2024; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Celtics guard Jrue Holiday (4) shoots against Dallas Mavericks forward P.J. Washington (25) in the third quarter during game five of the 2024 NBA Finals at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports
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The former Bruin is bolstering his pro legacy.

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Feb 24, 2024; Los Angeles, California, USA;  UCLA Bruins forward Adem Bona (3) blocks a shot by USC Trojans forward Arrinten Page (22) in the second half at Pauley Pavilion presented by Wescom. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Bruins Star Center Heads to Rebuilding Team In Fresh Mock Draft

Where will this Blue and Gold star wind up?

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Mar 13, 2024; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UCLA Bruins forward Adem Bona (3) dunks against the Oregon State Beavers during the second half at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Adem Bona's NBA Draft Range Determined?

The Bruins' best player last season has been on the ascent since last month's NBA Draft Combine.

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Mar 14, 2024; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UCLA Bruins head coach Mick Cronin reacts against the Oregon Ducks in the first half at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Bruins Land in Top 25 of 2024 Recruiting Class Rankings

Mick Cronin is making a sharp pivot.

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Mar 27, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Gonzaga Bulldogs guard Kevin Pangos (4) drives past UCLA Bruins guard Norman Powell (4) and forward Kevon Looney (5) during the second half in the semifinals of the south regional of the 2015 NCAA Tournament at Reliant Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Ex-Bruin, NBA Champ Likely To Be Cut By Current Team

He could reach free agency sooner than he had perhaps expected.

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Jun 10, 2024; Uncasville, Connecticut, USA; Indiana Fever guard Caitlin Clark (22) drives the ball against the Connecticut Sun in the second half at Mohegan Sun Arena. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Bruin-Turned-Hall of Famer Weighs in on Caitlin Clark's Struggles

The No. 1 draft pick by the Indiana Fever has had an up-and-down run so far.

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UCLA Basketball: Mick Cronin Reflects on Mourning Bill Walton

UCLA men's basketball head coach Mick Cronin spoke on mourning the loss of UCLA basketball legend Bill Walton.

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Jun 6, 2024; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Celtics guard Jrue Holiday (4) controls the ball against Dallas Mavericks forward Derrick Jones Jr. (55) in the third quarter during game one of the 2024 NBA Finals at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Notes: Jrue Holiday's Finals Outburst, Adem Bona, Softball

The Blue and Gold had a busy week.

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Mar 13, 2024; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UCLA Bruins forward Adem Bona (3) dunks against the Oregon State Beavers during the second half at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Top 3 Best NBA Draft Destinations for Adem Bona

Where the Bruins' best player in 2023-24 would fit best.

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Jun 6, 2024; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Celtics guard Jrue Holiday (4) reacts after a shot against the Dallas Mavericks in the fourth quarter during game one of the 2024 NBA Finals at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Jrue Holiday Making Early Case for Finals MVP in Game 1 vs Mavericks

Could the world be on the verge of an Andre Iguodala situation?

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UCLA Basketball: Stunning Health Update on Bruins-Turned-Bulls Guard Lonzo Ball

Former UCLA men's basketball standout Lonzo Ball has been sidelined since January 2022.

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UCLA Basketball: Schedule Unveiled for Arizona Matchup

UCLA men's basketball will clash with former conference rival Arizona next season.

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UCLA Basketball: Elite Former 4-Star Recruit Transferring to Big Ten Rival

This former UCLA men's basketball prospect has transferred to a Big Ten conference rival.

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Mar 14, 2024; Las Vegas, NV, USA; UCLA Bruins head coach Mick Cronin walks off the court after the Oregon Ducks defeated the Bruins 68-66 at T-Mobile Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Mick Cronin Needs To Empower Talented Sophomore for 2024 Success

A shortcut to an NCAA Tournament return.

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Apr 1, 2023; Houston, TX, USA; NBA former player and NCAA Radio Network personality Bill Walton greets San Diego State Aztecs fans before the game against the Florida Atlantic Owls in the semifinals of the Final Four of the 2023 NCAA Tournament at NRG Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Hoops World's Moving Bill Walton Tributes

The basketball universe has weighed in.

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May 25, 2024; Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; Boston Celtics guard Jrue Holiday (4) reacts after drawing a foul against the Indiana Pacers in the closing seconds of the fourth quarter of game three of the eastern conference finals in the 2024 NBA playoffs at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. Mandatory Credit: Trevor Ruszkowski-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Jrue Holiday Has Chance to Add to Bruins' NBA Legacy

Former UCLA star guard Jrue Holiday has a chance to add to his legacy for those with another NBA title.

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Unkown date & location, USA; FILE PHOTO; UCLA Bruins (32) Bill Walton in action. Mandatory Credit: Malcolm Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Notes: Bill Walton, Drew Gordon, Adem Bona's Future, Maya Brady

UCLA basketball lost two beloved former big men this week.

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Nov 1978; unknown location, USA; Los Angeles Lakers center (33) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar shoots against Portland Trailblazers center Bill walton (32) during the 1978 season. Mandatory Credit: Malcolm Emmons-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Looks Back on Friendship, Rivarly with Bill Walton

The two greatest players in UCLA hoops history shared a key bond.

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UCLA Basketball: Adem Bona Works Out for West Lottery Team

Former UCLA basketball standout Adem Bona has pre-draft workout with Western Conference lottery team.

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Mar 18, 2009; Philadelphia, PA, USA; UCLA Bruins forward Drew Gordon (0) shoots a layup during practice prior to the first round of the 2009 NCAA mens basketball tournament at the Wachovia Center. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Ex-Bruins Forward Dies in Car Wreck At 33

He enjoyed a brief NBA career.

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UCLA Basketball: Bruins Greats Reflect on Death of Bill Walton

Several UCLA greats pay tribute to Bruins basketball legend Bill Walton following his death.

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UCLA Basketball: Top 5 Bill Walton Bruins Performances

The top five Bill Walton performances from his legendary career with the UCLA Bruins.

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Apr 8, 2022; Los Angeles, California, USA; Byron Scott, Bill Walton, Michael Cooper and Jamal Wilkes look on as birthday candles are lit to celebrate Los Angeles Lakers Hall of Famers Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 75th birthday during halftime during the game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Oklahoma City Thunder at Crypto.com Arena. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
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UCLA Basketball: Read Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's Touching Salute to Bill Walton

UCLA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sends a touching message to the late, great Bill Walton.

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