| Feb 25, 2015
| 3:58 PM
The outer shell of a New York City building that was under demolition has partially collapsed, injuring a construction worker.
Fire department spokesman Brian Norton says the worker rode down the collapse Wednesday afternoon by standing on scaffolding...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 12:34 AM
A construction worker at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn was crushed to death when several steel beams fell on him.
According to the New York Post (http://bit.ly/1AqHRyr ), the worker's employer, Greenland Forest City Partners, said it happened while the...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 4:10 PM
The announcement both feared and expected came Saturday from the Miami Heat: center Chris Bosh will miss the balance of the 2014-15 season due to blood clots on his lung.
"His health will be restored. That's the most important thing," coach Erik...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 3:34 PM
Amid concern of Chris Bosh being treated for blood clots in his lungs, the focus Friday with the ailing Miami Heat center moved well beyond the court.
"It's not about basketball," teammate Dwyane Wade said in advance of Friday night's game against the...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 4:13 PM
Roy Williams, Mike Krzyzewski, John Thompson, Jerry Stackhouse and Brad Daugherty were among the friends, family and former players at a private service for North Carolina coaching legend Dean Smith, who died Saturday at 83. ... Jerry Tarkanian, who...
| 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 14, 2015
| 5:55 PM
NEW YORK — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said league officials want to reduce the number of back-to-back games and come as close as possible to eliminating instances of four games in five nights as early as the 2015-16 season.
"It's a math...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:07 PM
James Borrego has served as the Orlando Magic's interim head coach for just three games now, but on Wednesday he underwent an NBA coaching rite of passage: reminding his players about the importance of staying in shape during the All-Star break.
| Feb 16, 2015
| 1:07 AM
"Let me have the ..."
With those words, or perhaps simply with the point of a finger, a new top dog in America will be picked this week.
The Westminster Kennel Club show starts Monday morning and, to the owners of the 2,711 pooches set to take part, it'...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 7:30 PM
Try as he might, Stephen Curry could never win the three-point shooting contest during NBA All-Star weekend. Three previous attempts, three previous failures.
The All-Star point guard from Golden State finally won Saturday, among what many called the...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 5:53 PM
The event had drawn mostly criticism the past several years.
The NBA's Slam Dunk contest lost the appeal it gained when it peaked in the 1980s, but Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Zach LaVine did his best to revive what used to be the marquee...