| Oct 27, 2012
| 8:48 PM
David Stern, the NBA commissioner has wielded unquestioned power over his sport in a way rarely seen over the last 30 years.
He will retire in February of 2014, handing power over to his longtime deputy, Adam Silver. It is unlikely that any...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Trapped in a meeting Thursday, I was blissfully trolling Twitter when the “news” rocked me like a Dwight Howard screen: The NBA’s Sacramento Kings are moving to Virginia Beach.
First reaction: I have a better chance of moving to...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Nearly 48 hours after stories first linked the NBA’s Sacramento Kings to Virginia Beach, the notion still does not compute.
A franchise that has endured six consecutive losing seasons and hasn’t won a playoff series in eight years is going to...
| Aug 29, 2012
VIRGINIA BEACH — For all the recent buzz about Virginia Beach absconding with the NBA's Sacramento Kings, Tuesday's build-it-and-maybe-some-team-will-come presentation to the city council was very understated.
No Maloof brothers handing out chips...
| Aug 30, 2011
Unless the feuding parties suddenly make progress, the NBA will lose games, if not the season — and the whirlwind momentum it gained last season. The league is coming off one of its more fan-friendly campaigns, riding the wave of excitement...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:55 PM
LOS ANGELES -- The Clippers have agreed to acquire All-Star point guard Chris Paul from the New Orleans Hornets in a blockbuster deal that includes sending Eric Gordon to the Hornets, two people with knowledge of the situation who were not authorized to...
| Feb 25, 2012
| 9:11 PM
Naysayers predicted that the Slam Dunk contest at All-Star Weekend this year would be a snoozer.
They were right.
The Utah Jazz's Jeremy Evans won, beating the Houston Rockets' Chase Budinger, the Indiana Pacers' Paul George and the Minnesota...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 7:37 AM
Toe, back, groin, ankle and now foot -- that’s Derrick Rose’s starting five.
The Chicago Bulls’ only hope for a championship suffered another injury to another body part while playing another meaningless game. Fun, huh?
A lot of people...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 12:31 AM
It appears that <runtime:topic id="15008001">NBA</runtime:topic> fans may get a basketball Christmas present after all.
NBA commissioner <runtime:topic id="PEBSL000509">David Stern</runtime:topic> and players union executive director <...
| Jul 29, 2012
How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever
Ballantine Books: 336pp., $28
Igniting the Flame
| Feb 24, 2011
| 2:58 PM
The Kings owners have asked the NBA for more time to consider moving the team out of Sacramento.
League rules state a team wishing to relocate for the next season must inform the NBA of its intentions by March 1st. Joe and Gavin Maloof, majority owners...