| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:59 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brian Roberts scored 17 points, and the Charlotte Hornets beat the New York Knicks 76-71 Saturday night for their ninth victory in the last 11 games.
Roberts, who started in place of the injured Kemba Walker, was 5 of 9 from...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 6:12 PM
PHILADELPHIA — A little less than two years ago, Jrue Holiday represented the 76ers at the 2013 NBA All-Star Game and was seemingly a cornerstone of the franchise.
Four and a half months later, new Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie began his...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:55 PM
Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool."
After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 2:22 PM
NEW YORK — Charlotte Hornets scored 41 points in the second quarter and never relented, crushing the New York Knicks 110-82 on Saturday at Madison Square Garden to win their season-best fifth consecutive game.
Charlotte (15-24), still without...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 11:43 AM
In July 2010, the Bulls were preparing to sign Carlos Boozer as a free agent when the Jazz, Boozer's previous team, asked for a favor.
Allow the Jazz to sign-and-trade Boozer, creating a $13 million trade exception they eventually used to acquire Al...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 7:31 AM
First, the reality: NBA teams don't tank. At least not when it comes to the perception of playing to lose. Coaches coach to win; players play to win. Always. Example A was the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Hornets 96, Celtics 87: Al Jefferson scored 23 points and matched a season high with 14 rebounds as Charlotte surged past visiting Boston.
Kemba Walker added 18 points and seven assists for the Hornets, who have won back-to-back games following a 10-game...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Please tell me the Lance Stephenson trade rumors are just fabricated stories. He cannot be a member of the Heat. -- Andy.
A: Well, at least not until Dec. 15, the first day he is eligible to be traded. With Stephenson's $9 million salary, it would...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:30 PM
TV/radio: 6 p.m. Wednesday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The Hornets haven't played since losing their ninth straight last Saturday. They are just 3-6 at home. The Bulls are 2-3 in the second of back-to-back games. Taj Gibson will miss his sixth...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:42 PM
Blake Griffin and Chris Paul wanted to keep it simple. Get back to doing those things they do so well.
It's what made them All-Stars and transformed the Clippers from laughingstocks to serious title-contenders.
Their team had largely gotten away...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 1:46 PM
DeAndre Jordan had 11 points and 12 rebounds in the Clippers' 113-92 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Monday. He also held Al Jefferson, who averages 20.7 points a game, to 16.
After the win, Jordan's teammates were singing his praises on the defensive...