| Apr 23, 2015
| 1:07 AM
Paul Millsap answered all those questions about his shoulder. Al Horford didn't let a dislocated finger slow him down.
As for the Hawks, they've yet to show the form that carried them to the top of the Eastern Conference.
No. 1-seeded Atlanta again...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 7:20 PM
ATLANTA Those injuries to Al Horford and Paul Millsap?
It turns out there was no reason for concern.
The Hawks' big men propelled their team to a narrow 96-91 victory over the Nets in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference first-round playoff series Wednesday...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 6:01 PM
ATLANTA — Kyle Korver scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers, and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks held off the pesky Brooklyn Nets 99-92 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoff series Sunday night.
The Hawks led nearly the entire game and...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 2:28 PM
For the last four years, the Eastern Conference basketball universe orbited around LeBron James and his Miami Heat team that reached the NBA Finals all four seasons.
This season, the East still revolves around James, because he has a chance to direct the...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 7:22 PM
NBA EAST CAPSULES
60-22 (Home: 35-6; Road: 25-16)
38-44 (Home: 19-22; Road: 19-22)
Season series: Atlanta, 4-0.
Key stat: Atlanta plays well on both sides of the ball. They were 10th in the NBA in scoring (102.2) and...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 7:40 PM
Hopefully, the last night of the Heat season in AmericanAirlines Arena began with Dwyane Wade moving alone to midcourt before the game. This was a time to thank fans who have sold out 197 straight Heat games, and Wade did in the way a three-time...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 5:44 AM
Well, it's a big Monday night as the Heat and Marlins fight to stave off playoff elimination. That's right, both of them. The Heat have a Rubik's Cube chance of doing so, and I'm not pushing that hallucinogenic hope on anyone. All that has to happen is:...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 8:20 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez's follow shot with 2 seconds left gave the Brooklyn Nets their fifth straight victory and a share of seventh place in the Eastern Conference, as they beat the New York Knicks 100-98 on Wednesday night.
The Nets blew a...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 5:33 PM
Soon enough, the Lakers will be free to do whatever they want.
Hit the beach. Vacation in Europe. Head to their hometowns.
Between now and April 15, Coach Byron Scott can only hope to keep a lid on a quickly dissolving season, the latest setback a...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 7:26 AM
The Lakers (19-52) play the fourth of five straight games on the road, visiting the Brooklyn Nets (31-40) on Sunday afternoon.
Brooklyn has won two in a row, hoping to catch the eighth-place Boston Celtics (32-40) for a playoff berth. The Nets simply...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 11:55 AM
Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez has purchased a homesite in Walt Disney World's Golden Oak community and plans to start construction in the next few months.
The 26-year-old has long been a fan of the Disney theme parks and had considered purchasing a...