DC Sports Bog: John Thompson, Jr

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Syracuse and Georgetown could have a 10-year series

Syracuse AD says he and Jim Boeheim have signed a 10-year contract, and they’re waiting on Georgetown’s response.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:52 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Jim Boeheim, John Thompson Jr., Syracuse

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 04/08/2013

John Thompson Jr. calls Mike Rice behavior 'incomprehensible'

Longtime Georgetown coach defined 'old school,' but he says that throwing basketballs at players isn't that.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:59 AM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chipper Jones, ESPN 980, Georgetown, John Thompson Jr., Mike Rice

Posted at 02:20 PM ET, 01/10/2013

ESPN 'Outside the Lines' on RGIII and post-racial stars

If you want to watch a segment about RGIII and race, ESPN's 'Outside the Lines' this weekend has got you covered.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:20 PM ET, 01/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, John Thompson Jr., Michael Wilbon, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 04:18 PM ET, 12/03/2012

RGIII talks about being a man

Comcast SportsNet Monday night special features Robert Griffin III, talking about turning from a boy into a man.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:18 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, John Thompson Jr., Redskins, RGIII, Tiger Woods

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 12:17 PM ET, 07/06/2012

John Thompson Jr. in a 1996 Taco Bell commercial

The legendary former Georgetown coach appears to be wooing recruits with Tacos.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:17 PM ET, 07/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Georgetown | Tags:  John Thompson, Jr.

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 03/05/2012

When John Thompson stood up for Bram Weinstein

Former ESPN 980 host told the Redskins to lay off the former ESPN 980 beat reporter.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:08 AM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  John Thompson Jr., Bram Weinstein, Sonny Jurgensen, Dan Snyder

Posted at 03:11 PM ET, 03/01/2012

John Thompson on love

Veteran coach and radio host says good-bye by talking about love.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:11 PM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Media | Tags:  John Thompson Jr.

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