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Phil Booth is back and healthy for Villanova Basketball

That’s big news for a team losing a lot of leadership.


TGIF, ‘Nova Nation! It’s not exactly new news, but it is important news nonetheless. And now we get to hear from the team as well instead of just the Jon Rothstein bot tweet.

The man, the myth, the legend — Phil Booth is back and full healthy!

And now, the “news.”

NCAA title game top scorer Booth returns healthy for Nova | AP
Booth insisted his knees are fine and he’s ready to help Villanova think long-term — all the way to the first weekend of April.

Villanova to host Lafayette amid road-heavy stretch
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Villanova Announces 2017-18 Women's Basketball Schedule |
The 2017-18 campaign begins on Friday, Nov. 10, with a road game at the University of Hartford. After playing Lehigh at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pa., as part of a men’s/women’s basketball doubleheader on Nov. 17, the Wildcats return to the Main Line to open the home portion of the schedule against Duke on Nov. 19.

Josh Hart Sets Sights On Defense Ahead of Rookie Year | Los Angeles Lakers
The reigning Big East Co-Defensive Player of the Year is looking to keep opposing wings in check with his tenacious mentality.

The head of the NBA wants his games to look more like Twitch | Recode
Pro sports on TV looks the same way it looked 30 years ago, Adam Silver says. He thinks the internet can change that.

Jay Wright, champion Villanova coach, to speak at Bucknell Sept. 21 |
NCAA champion basketball coach Jay Wright returns Sept. 21 to his alma mater, Bucknell University, as guest speaker for the university’s Walling Speaker Series.