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'Canes basketball team to get ACC title rings at Gators game

As if a matchup with the rival Gators wasn't enough to get Hurricanes fans pumped up Saturday, the school's basketball team will receive their ACC championship rings between the first and second quarters. The 2012-13 college basketball season was a monumental one for Miami as it reached as high as No. 2 in the polls, won the ACC title for the first time and reached the Sweet...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Here Are The 2013 ACC Championship Rings For Miami Basketball

The 2012-13 basketball season was an incredible one for the Miami Hurricanes. Led by guard Shane Larkin, Miami won both the ACC regular season title (15-3 conference record) and the ACC Tournament by running through Boston College, NC State, and the North Carolina Tar Heels. They also made the Sweet 16 in the NCAA Tournament. Oh, and Jim Larranaga had an amazing locker room dance...
Via College Spun
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin Breaks Ankle During Mavericks Summer League Practice, Expected to Miss Two to Three Months

At the beginning of the NBA Summer League, Mavericks first-round pick Shane Larkin had to be feeling optimistic about his playing time heading into his rookie season. But as of Friday, Larkin will have his work cut out for him if he wants to see significant minutes. Larkin, who was selected 18th overall in last month’s NBA draft, broke his ankle during a summer league practice...
Via NESN.com
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin breaks ankle, out 8-12 weeks for Mavericks

Former University of Miami guard Shane Larkin suffered a broken ankle in summer league practice and is expected to be sidelined 8-12 weeks, his agent confirmed to FOX Sports Florida. Larkin was selected by the Atlanta Hawks with the 18th overall pick in last month's NBA Draft and was traded to Dallas on draft night. At the time of the injury, he was practicing with the Mavericks...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Mavericks: Dallas Draft Grades

Dallas Mavericks: Dallas Draft Grades By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/HoopStuff… Pick 18: Shane Larkin- PG- Miami - After multiple trades and the Mavericks doing whatever they could to shed salary, to chase Dwight Howard, they  were able to find a solution, to not add any more cap space. They did not want to add another salary, as they are trying to shed enough money to...
Via HoopStuff
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Cuban: Mavs had Larkin ranked as ninth-best player in draft

FRISCO, Texas Dirk Nowitzki was unsure if his boss was going to attend batting practice on Friday. After all, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban had an NBA draft to oversee the night before. But Cuban stayed true to his word, showing up to take several swings at Dr. Pepper Ballpark, a day before Nowitzki's Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game. Cuban chatted with reporters for a few...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin’s girlfriend got some airtime during NBA Draft

Former Miami star Shane Larkin was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks with the 18th overall selection in the 2013 NBA Draft on Thursday and then immediately traded to the Dallas Mavericks. He became the highest Hurricane selected in 48 years and was the only Miami player taken in the draft. Larkin celebrated his memorable evening [...]
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Carlisle likes what he sees in No. 18 pick Larkin

DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle is not one to mince words. So, when asked to sum up his thoughts on the Mavs taking former University of Miami point guard Shane Larkin with the 18th pick in Thursday's 2013 NBA Draft, the Dallas head coach couldn't hide his enthusiasm about working with the newest Maverick. "Winning player, guy who when he transferred...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Carlisle likes what he sees in No. 18 pick Larkin

DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle is not one to mince words. So, when asked to sum up his thoughts on the Mavs taking former University of Miami point guard Shane Larkin with the 18th pick in Thursday's 2013 NBA Draft, the Dallas head coach couldn't hide his enthusiasm about working with the newest Maverick. "Winning player, guy who when he transferred...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Mavs get Miami's Larkin after trades

DALLAS (AP) -- The Dallas Mavericks have a new point guard. They've also made it clear they plan to make a run at center Dwight Howard in free agency. The Mavericks ended up with Miami guard Shane Larkin after a pair of trades to move down in the NBA draft Thursday night, clearing a little more salary cap space to go after Howard. A person with knowledge of the deals told The...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
June 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin picked at No. 18, sent to Dallas from Atlanta

Only Hall of Famer Rick Barry stands ahead of Shane Larkin. Larkin on Thursday night became the second-highest NBA drafted player in Miami Hurricanes history, going No. 18 to Atlanta, although he will be traded to Dallas. The only one to go higher was Barry, taken No. 2 by the San Francisco Warriors in 1965. Larkin, the ACC Player of the Year choice by league coaches, is the fourth...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Hurricane Alum Shane Larkin Drafted No. 18 by Dallas via Atlanta

The Miami Hurricanes have their highest ever drafted player in the name of Shane Larkin a sophomore point-guard who was taken 18th overall by the Atlanta Hawks and traded to the Dallas Mavericks where he will begin his NBA career. Larkin finished his illustrious career as a Hurricane averaging 14.5 points a game and nearly five assists.  He joins a Mavericks team that will look...
Via CaneInsider
June 27, 2013  |  Discuss

The future is now: Potential Celtics draftee Shane Larkin

The 2013 NBA draft is tomorrow night, and as of right now DraftExpress.com projects the Celtics to take University of Miami point guard Shane Larkin with the #16 pick. Full Name: Shane Larkin Hometown: Orlando, FL College: Miami (2 years) Date of Birth: October 2, 1992 (20 years old) Height: 5'11" Weight: 171 pounds Wingspan: 5'11" College Career: Larkin played...
Via Celtics Life
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

'Canes PG Shane Larkin likely a mid-first round pick

Shane Larkin's dream of playing in the NBA figures to become a reality on Thursday night. But which team will select the former Miami point guard during the NBA Draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center? Consensus says Larkin will be taken between the 14th (Utah) and 24th (New York) picks. His name also has been mentioned with Milwaukee (No. 15), Boston (No. 16), Brooklyn (No....
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics Draft Prospects: Shane Larkin vs. Dennis Schroeder

With the NBA Draft only two days away, there still is a huge uncertainty with what direction the Celtics will go when it’s their turn to pick. The major concerns for the C’s moving forward are the big man position, while also addressing the back-up point guard position.  The lack of rebounding has always been a present problem for the Celtics, but they have played very well...
Via CLNS Radio
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks Draft Prospect Profile – Shane Larkin

Joe Caporoso continues our ongoing prospect breakdown series with a look at Miami point guard Shane Larkin. Make sure to check out the rest of the series linked above in preparation for the June 27th NBA Draft. Shane Larkin was a productive Guard for one of college basketball’s most exciting teams in 2012-2013, the Miami Hurricanes. He finished the season averaging 14.5 points...
Via Turn On The Knicks
June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round

Milwaukee Bucks: Top 5 Draft Prospects To Consider In First Round By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher at Hoopstuff 1. Shane Larkin- PG/Miami - Larkin is first for only one reason, if they lose Jennings, they will need a replacement and Larkin is a similar player, who could be just as productive. Larkin is relatively small, but he is an excellent shooter, an aggressive scorer and...
Via HoopStuff
June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Celtics Draft Prospect: Shane Larkin

If the Celtics use their 16th overall pick in the June 27th draft on a point guard, there is a chance that they select former Miami point guard Shane Larkin. Larkin, 20, received ACC Player of the Year honors and helped lead Miami to the ACC Championship this past season. He may be the most athletic player in this draft class, as he posted the third highest max vertical leap in NBA...
Via CLNS Radio
June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Athletic guard Shane Larkin could be good fit for Bucks

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. -- The son of a Hall of Fame shortstop, Shane Larkin probably should be turning double plays and hitting doubles like his old man. At 5-foot-11, 171 pounds, Larkin probably should be playing shortstop rather than point guard in the NBA. But he's heard all of the questions about his size. Larkin's out to show everyone he can make it as a small point guard...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss
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