| Jan 13, 2015
| 11:03 PM
Kevin Garnett was suspended one game without pay Tuesday by the NBA for head-butting Dwight Howard, who received only a fine when the league ruled he didn't retaliate with a punch.
Howard was fined $15,000, the league announced in saying he pushed...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:02 PM
It used to be these were the depths the Miami Heat would scour only when considering potential first-round postseason opponents.
Now the post-LeBron James Heat find themselves amongst them, battling not necessarily for seeding, but survival.
| Jan 9, 2015
| 7:50 PM
NEW YORK The 76ers had plenty of motivation.
They were coming off one of their worst shooting performances in Wednesday's lopsided setback to the Milwaukee Bucks. They were also looking to erase horrible shooting memories of their last visit to the...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:05 PM
CLEVELAND Now that the roster overhaul appears complete, the Cavaliers can get busy making all the new puzzle pieces fit.
That won't be easy, particularly since Iman Shumpert won't be back for at least two more weeks. But the Cavs can take solace in...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 12:43 AM
Dirk Nowitzki called it an "insane, crazy ride" that's carried him past some of basketball's greats.
There have been plenty of games across 17 years like Monday night, when the legs are heavy, the shots a little flat, while playing on the second...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 6:31 PM
This time the Miami Heat checked off the boxes that had been left unfulfilled all too often this season.
Homecourt closure? Check (albeit barely).
Dwyane Wade playing as Dwyane Wade at the moments of truth? Check.
The climb back...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 5:36 PM
Observations from Sunday night's 88-84 victory over the Brooklyn Nets at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Well, that was a bit too close for comfort.
-- And a tad scary at the close, as well.
-- But Dwyane Wade did what he needed to do.
-- As did...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 4:59 PM
When/Where: 6 p.m., AmericanAirlines Arena.
Tickets: Available at HEAT.com or 1-800-4NBA-TIX.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: The Heat have won the first two games of the four-game season...
| 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...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 7:45 PM
In an all-around clunker that ended their seven-game winning streak, the Bulls shot 38.4 percent in a 96-82 loss to the Nets on Tuesday night at the United Center. Derrick Rose and Jimmy Butler combined to shoot 5-for-27 as Butler failed...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Q: I'm seeing a lot of Greg Monroe-to-the-Heat rumors. Thoughts? -- Brian.
A: Look, everyone knows Pat Riley covets true centers, has gone years without one. It is why there were those DeMarcus Cousins rumors in recent years and then the Brook Lopez...