In another installment of our Where Are They Now? series, The Bootleg's Scott Cooley checks in with former Card hoops player Peter Prowitt to see what the big fella is up to currently and learns he may pursue what some have called the "second-oldest profession" (politics). Read on to hear Prowitt's take on the 2008-09 Cardinal and his expectations for the program's future.
March 27, 2009
With Senior Day just four days away, today's press conference took on a different feel. It was less about the week-in, week-out rigors of Pac-10 basketball, and more about what Stanford's meant to the seniors and where they're going with their lives. In Part I, Peter Prowitt and Fred Washington open up…
February 27, 2008
The Stanford Men's Basketball team opened its 2007-08 season with three wins in three days in the Basketball Travelers Classic. Sunday's game gave Stanford the title over runner-up UCSB. The Bootleg's photographer, Mark Godi, was on the court to capture these exclusive photos for your enjoyment.
November 12, 2007
Back by undocumented popular demand, here is another installment of Dribbles & Bits™, offering some random thoughts and observations that won't always make the stat sheet. Hope this little addition to the blogosphere (admittedly a glorified post) adds some welcome flavor, especially for our valued hoops-prioritizing premium subscribers who aren't local and couldn't take in last night's NWSU game.
November 11, 2007
Before Stanford Men's Basketball boarded their flight to Italy last week, they held an intrasquad scrimmage in Maples Pavilion with Pac-10 officials. The Cardinal played four quarters with international rules, and we saw several different lineups that moved players around. The first half play was sluggish, but several standouts took control after halftime. Here is our box score plus observations.
August 26, 2007
Stanford Men's Basketball left yesterday for a tour of exhibition games in Italy, immediately following 10 straight days of practices allowed by NCAA rules. Saturday was Day Nine and tested the players with an officiated scrimmage. Afterward we caught up with Cardinal head coach Trent Johnson to talk about the scrimmage, player updates and some new wrinkles installed on offense and defense.
August 21, 2007
It wasn't enough for him to shoot the whole season of home games or to travel to L.A. for the Pac-10 Tournament. Photographer Mark Godi wanted to cap the 2006-07 Stanford Men's Basketball season with a gallery from last week's postseason banquet. See all 15 players take the podium during a wonderful evening that celebrated the Stanford team and season, while sending off a pair of seniors.
April 10, 2007
As much as Thursday's season-ending loss in the first round of the NCAA Tournament turned your stomach, imagine the view from just a few feet away. The Bootleg was in Rupp Arena and had an up-close vantage point for the runaway defeat at the hands of Rick Pitino's running redbirds. Here is the blow-by-blow account of events and observations in Stanford's 78-58 loss to Louisville.
March 15, 2007