| Aug 30, 2011
Unless the feuding parties suddenly make progress, the NBA will lose games, if not the season — and the whirlwind momentum it gained last season. The league is coming off one of its more fan-friendly campaigns, riding the wave of excitement...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:07 AM
Everybody in New York has come down with a case of Linsanity, and why not? Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin, just the latest Harvard guy to star in the NBA, has exploded into the national consciousness by leading the Knicks to five straight victories with an...
| May 12, 2011
| 5:56 AM
Hampton University's men's basketball team has added some more size to its 2011 signing class.
The Pirates have signed 6-foot-10, 230-pound Elhadji Ndieguene, a center who helped Lake Land (Ill.) College to a 25-14 record last season. The junior-...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 12:21 PM
On the first day of spring, inside Hampton University's Holland Hall, two men sweat through a morning workout at one end of the basketball court.
The younger man, Hampton University senior and All-MEAC wing Darrion Pellum, aspires to a professional...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 11:24 PM
NEW YORK — The Orlando Magic may have found their teachable moment Wednesday night.
After a first half in which the New York Knicks' Chauncey Billups, Toney Douglas and Roger Mason Jr. drained 3-pointer after 3-pointer, the Magic returned to the...
| Apr 17, 2011
In 2010, a month before he took to the basketball court for the first time in a New York Knicks uniform, Amare Stoudemire took to the red carpet at Lincoln Center in head-to-toe Tom Ford. In 2009, when NBA No. 1 draft pick Blake Griffin was chosen by...
| May 31, 2011
| 11:54 AM
As you may have heard by now, Dwight Howard held a barbecue at an Orlando park on Monday to show fans he appreciates them and to ease their concerns that he might leave the Orlando Magic.
And, in his strongest wording yet on the subject, he said that his...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 3:55 AM
Let the debate continue.
Over the next five weeks, we're ranking the NBA's top 10 players at each position.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential or their career achievements. Instead, these...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 6:59 AM
There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned argument to spice up a summer dominated by lockout talk.
So, we'll rank the NBA's top 10 players at each position over these next five weeks.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 2:02 PM
Now we're talking about the best of the best.
We're ranking the NBA's top 10 players at each position over five weeks.
This week, we're on power forwards.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 6:28 AM
Nearly everybody does it. Flopping, that is.
Soccer, famously known for its players taking phantom dives to draw calls, has nothing on the NBA anymore.
"We have seen throughout these playoffs some outstanding acting by our top-notch players," color...