| May 10, 2015
| 7:11 AM
For the past four years, the months leading to the NBA Draft for the Miami Heat were like episodes of Upstairs, Downstairs.
As the playoffs were consuming the team's attention on the main court at AmericanAirlines Arena, the scouting staff, often...
| May 5, 2015
| 6:05 PM
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio LeBron James might prefer to start the game like Magic Johnson.
But since the Cavaliers lost Kevin Love to postseason-ending shoulder surgery, that is no longer an option. They need James in full beast mode from the opening tip....
| Apr 29, 2015
| 2:19 PM
On Wednesday, former Lakers guard Javaris Crittenton pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
In an Atlanta courtroom, Crittenton acknowledged his responsibility for the 2011 fatal shooting of Julian Jones, a mother of four, taking a deal for 23 years in prison....
| Mar 7, 2015
Caron Butler (Pistons): 5.7 points, 2.8 rebounds in 21.1 minutes (57 games, 2 starts).
Andre Drummond (Pistons): 12.9 points,13.1 rebounds,1.8 blocks in 30.1 minutes (61 games and starts).
Rudy Gay (Kings): 20.4 points, 5.9 rebounds, 3.8 assists in 35....
| Mar 6, 2015
| 4:30 AM
Stuffed pizza before a game? The Washington Wizards’ John Wall did it and so do more athletes than you think. Here’s that sighting and a few more from around the Chicago area:
- Wall dined Monday at Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone...
| Mar 20, 2015
Tony Bennett was at peace. At first inclined to accept the University of Virginia's head basketball coaching position, he had elected to remain at Washington State, a program he had steered to new heights and a school he had come to embrace.
| Apr 16, 2015
| 8:48 AM
La NBA anunció que el Orlando Magic se enfrentará al Flamengo, actual campeón del torneo brasileño "Novo Basquete Brasil", y de la Copa Intercontinental de la FIBA, como parte del NBA Global Games Rio 2015 el próximo 17 de octubre en Brasil.
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:49 AM
So when exactly did the Miami Heat's 2014-15 truly season end: With the free-agent defection of LeBron James back to the Cleveland Cavaliers in July? With the season-ending ailment of Chris Bosh in February? With Dwyane Wade's month-long midseason...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 9:00 PM
With James Borrego’s days winding down as interim coach, the Magic are preparing to go in a new direction on the bench. Again.
This is no small deal for a young, impressionable team.
I think the Magic need to hire someone with head-coaching...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:17 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses; statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. GOLDEN STATE: Stephen Curry making MVP case; broke own NBA single-season record for three-pointers with 276. (1)
2. SAN ANTONIO: Moving on up: Jumped from sixth...
| Apr 7, 2015
A look at the starting lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Tuesday's 7:30 p.m. game between the Heat and Hornets at AmericanAirlines Arena (TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM-Spanish), with Whiteside, Birdman...