Staying Together

Jan. 08, 2007
Jan. 08, 2007

Table of Contents
Jan. 8, 2007

SI Players: Life On and Off the Field
Pro Football
College Football
Pro Basketball
  • Allen Iverson has said and done all the right things since the Nuggets acquired him in a bold trade. But a tough question looms: What happens when Carmelo Anthony returns?

College Basketball

Staying Together

These prep teammates came to college in package deals

• LSU, Glen (Big Baby) Davis, forward (left), and Garrett Temple, guard (right). Talk about on-site recruiting: The pair's coach at University High (Baton Rouge) was former Tigers assistant Ari Fisher. Davis (shot put) and Temple (long jump, triple jump) were also track and field teammates.

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• OHIO STATE, Greg Oden, center, and Mike Conley Jr., point guard. At Lawrence North (Indianapolis) they went 103--7, including 29--0 last season, when both were named McDonald's All-Americans and Conley was second to Oden in Indiana's Mr. Basketball voting.

• STANFORD, Brook Lopez, forward, and Robin Lopez, center. Twins have a legacy at Stanford--NBAers Jason and Jarron Collins teamed there--but the Lopezes can fill big shoes. McDonald's All-Americans at San Joaquin Memorial (Fresno), these twins stand 7 feet and wear size-20 sneakers. --Kevin Armstrong