DC Sports Bog: John Thompson III


Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Georgetown’s Jabril Trawick dunks while wearing mascot head

There was singing, dancing, and lots of dunks at Georgetown on Friday night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:00 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Hoyas, John Thompson III

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 07/11/2013

Fox Sports 1 promo features fake Georgetown players

New sports network's fancy new 90-second commercial spot includes John Thompson III and some fake Hoyas.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:52 PM ET, 07/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox Sports 1, Georgetown, John Thompson III

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 06/25/2013

JTIII on Otto Porter: 'I think he should go No. 1

Georgetown coach still says his former star is the most prepared player in the 2013 draft.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:44 AM ET, 06/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, John Thompson III, Otto Porter, Wizards

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 06/03/2013

JTIII: Otto Porter is 'by far' the best player in this draft

Hoyas coach goes above and beyond in selling his star's NBA readiness during a recent radio interview.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:52 AM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Georgetown, John Thompson III, Otto Porter, Wizards

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 02/20/2013

John Thompson III and Mark Turgeon discuss Maryland-Georgetown rivalry

Hoyas coach says a series with Maryland is possible, and virtually guarantees the Hoyas will play Syracuse again.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:11 PM ET, 02/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, John Thompson III, Mark Turgeon, Maryland

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 10/26/2012

John Thompson, Georgetown and Nike

Thursday's opening of the new Nike palace on M Street was also a celebration of the relationship between the Hoyas and the shoe company.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:56 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, John Thompson III, John Thompson Jr., Nike

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 02/27/2012

John Thompson on Lefty Driesell

Despite years of perceived animosity, former Georgetown coach says he learned much from his former rival.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:35 PM ET, 02/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Kevin Anderson, Lefty Driesell

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 02/23/2012

Kevin Anderson further explains his Georgetown strategy

Maryland AD says he’s ‘open to listening’ for a reason why a Terps-Hoyas game would be bad.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:55 PM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson, Mike Wise, Andy Katz

Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 02/22/2012

Gary Williams on the Georgetown-Maryland rivalry news

While John Thompson Jr. went after Kevin Anderson, the former Terps coach just says he’d like to see the two schools play.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:51 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  Kevin Anderson, John Thompson Jr., John Thompson III, Gary Williams

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 02/21/2012

Maryland-Georgetown: John Thompson Jr. blisters Kevin Anderson

Former Hoyas coach says Maryland AD’s threat was ‘incomprehensible,’ and that public threats do not work.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:11 AM ET, 02/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Basketball, Georgetown, Terps | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson, John Thompson III