| Jan 20, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski has 999 wins and gets the chance at No. 1,000 on Sunday at Madison Square Garden vs. St. John's. If he couldn't be at Cameron Indoor Stadium, what better place to be? ... Talk about domination. Senior Victor Ljuljdjuraj of No. 9...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:15 PM
To celebrate the silver anniversary of the UConn men's 1989-90 Dream Season, The Courant will be looking at players and coaches who helped make that team special. Stories will appear periodically throughout the season.
To make a Dream Season, to turn...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
No LeBron James. No Al Horford.
Late decisions by Cleveland and Atlanta to hold out the two stars could have led to a letdown, but Paul Millsap made sure the Hawks were tough down the stretch.
Millsap scored 26 points and took over for Atlanta in...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:48 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Jennings scored 29 points and the Detroit Pistons extended the New York Knicks' losing streak to 10 games with a 97-81 victory on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Jodie Meeks scored 15 points, while Greg Monroe and...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:42 PM
It was an eventful first week of 2015 for former Huskies in the NBA.
•Kemba Walker had a big night Wednesday, scoring 31 points, including a game-winning basket against New Orleans. It was Walker's third 30-point game in a row for the Bobcats,...
| 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 30, 2014
| 8:10 PM
For Orlando Magic players to reach where they want to go, they must have fewer nights like Tuesday night.
Playing their fourth game in five nights, the Magic ran out of energy.
The Detroit Pistons dominated the glass and benefitted from a near-...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The Clippers can cross one potential item off their last-minute Christmas shopping list.
Free agent forward Josh Smith has agreed to sign with the Houston Rockets, a person with knowledge of his decision told the Associated Press, only two days after he...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:42 PM
A few Christmas songs adapted for sports purposes:
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire): The heat is always pretty intense in New York. Ask Rex Ryan, Tom Coughlin, anyone on the Knicks. Fans are ready to roast all of them. By the way,...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 8:18 PM
BOSTON -- Jared Sullinger caught fire at the right time on Wednesday night.
The forward, who had four points in regulation, scored 10 in overtime as his Boston Celtics ended a pair of their own losing streaks and handed the Detroit Pistons their 10th...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 4:01 PM
You figured that Stan Van Gundy might eventually miss the good old days in Orlando in his new dual role as coach and president of the woeful Detroit Pistons.
You just didn't think it would be this soon — with the early returns so horrendous.