| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:33 PM
The Pistons drastically altered their roster at the trade deadline and new acquisitions Reggie Jackson and Tayshaun Prince didn't even dress. It didn't matter. Despite suiting up just 10 players, the Pistons bullied their way to a 100-91...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:52 PM
MEMPHIS – It has become a familiar scene. The Huskies file into their hotel and Sam Cassell Jr. is on crutches.
Cassell has been out since Jan. 25 with a stress fracture in his right leg, the tibia, but the injury was affecting him long before...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:11 PM
The NBA's best and brightest will gather at the Mecca of basketball this weekend. The All-Star Game and associated activities at the Barclays Center and Madison Square Garden create opportunities for NBA fans to take stock of the league.
| Feb 1, 2015
| 12:50 PM
When/Where: 7:30 p.m., Palace of Auburn Hills, Mich.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: The Heat enter off Sunday's 83-75 victory in Boston, when Hassan Whiteside closed with 20 points and nine...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:36 PM
In the view of Eastern Conference coaches, the Miami Heat still have a Big Two. Because of that, guard Dwyane Wade and center Chris Bosh received invitations Thursday to the Feb. 15 NBA All-Star Game at New York's Madison Square Garden.
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:23 AM
Caron Butler (Pistons): 5.6 points, 2.8 rebounds in 21.3 minutes (43 games, no starts).
Andre Drummond (Pistons): 12.6 points, 13.1 rebounds, 1.7 blocks in 29.5 minutes (43 games and starts). Had 26 points, 17 rebounds, 4 steals, 3 blocks Wednesday in...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:32 PM
The distinction between what coaches say and what they mean has long involved a considerable chasm, unless that coach is Gregg Popovich.
So, for what it's worth, consider the words of Hornets coach Steve Clifford before Wednesday's game against the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:25 PM
DeMarre Carroll and Jeff Teague each scored 17 points to lead a balanced offense, Kyle Korver dunked for the first time in more than two years, and the Atlanta Hawks tied a franchise record with their 14th consecutive victory, routing the visiting Indiana...
| 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...
| 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,...