Trojans continue to impress as NBA season resumes after All-Star Break

Former Trojan forward Onyeka Okongwu returned from an offseason surgery and has played in 29 games so far this season. He is scoring efficiently, shooting 74.1% from the floor. (James Wolfe | Daily Trojan file photo) As the NBA season hits the home stretch and enters March, teams are fighting for better seeding positions with […]

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Former Trojans contribute ahead of All-Star break

Former Trojan Chimezie Metu’s highlight of the season so far came against the Dallas Mavericks Dec. 29, where he hit a game-winning buzzer beater. (Katie Chin | Daily Trojan) With NBA franchises beginning or continuing strides after the trade deadline last Thursdays, players and teams alike look towards the playoffs as they nearly enter the […]

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Trojans in NBA come up big despite circumstances

DeMar DeRozan drives to the basket during a USC game against UCLA. DeRozan is averaging 27 points per game this season. (Dieuwertje Kast | Daily Trojan file photo) As the NBA All-Star weekend nears, teams across the NBA continue to mount a challenge and climb up conference standings in anticipation for the playoffs. With injuries, […]

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Evan Mobley and DeMar DeRozan lead standout Trojans in NBA

Former Trojan Evan Mobley averages the third-highest points per game with the Cleveland Cavaliers with 13.6. He had 23 points against the Lakers Friday. (Simon Park | Daily Trojan) The NBA possesses a completely different outlook this season. Referees are striking down on foul-baiting; offenses are struggling to score at the high caliber we have […]

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Former Trojans to watch as the NBA season tips off

Ex-USC guard DeMar DeRozan has a new home this season playing for the Chicago Bulls. He was traded by the San Antonio Spurs, where he averaged nearly 22 points per game over three seasons. (Daily Trojan file photo) As the 75th NBA anniversary season of the NBA is set to begin, there are a few […]

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