| May 31, 2013
| 11:39 PM
NEW YORK — Chris Andersen was suspended Friday by the NBA for his altercation with Tyler Hansbrough, leaving the Miami Heat without one of their best big men as they try to finish off the Indiana Pacers in tonight‘s Game 6.
The league also...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert has been fined $75,000 by the NBA for using a gay slur during his postgame news conference Saturday night.
Hibbert responded "no homo" to a question after the Pacers' 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat forced a...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Chris "Birdman" Andersen will be grounded for one game after the NBA suspended the Heat power forward for his part in an altercation with Pacers power forward Tyler Hansbrough in Game 5 Thursday night in Miami.
In announcing the suspension, Stu Jackson,...
| May 22, 2013
| 6:53 PM
Jerry Reinsdorf is 77, going on 40. He wasn't joking when he told a friend he is planning to serve as host when the 2033 All-Star Game comes to U.S. Cellular Field, commemorating the first one at Comiskey Park in 1933.
But I'm not sure about that. It...
| May 25, 2013
| 6:25 PM
It would be David Stern's worst Dwightmare.
And the Orlando Magic's dream come true.
The Indiana Pacers vs. the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals.
And if there is a basketball god up there in hoops heaven, it should happen.
| May 25, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Yes, you can wish it to all go away until the 2014 offseason. And, yes, there is plenty to be said about that with the NBA playoffs and the Miami Heat's season getting down to critical mass.
But it's not going away, and it certainly isn't going...
| Jan 6, 2013
| 3:20 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — They walked into a Manhattan hotel, knowing they were running out of time to save their season.
After 16 hours of tense talks, the NHL and its players finally achieved their elusive deal early Sunday morning, finding a way to...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:58 PM
Strange but true facts:
There are more plastic flamingos in the United States than real ones.
Some species of worms end up eating themselves if they can't find food anywhere else.
Kennedy had a secretary named Lincoln and Lincoln had a secretary...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 12:02 AM
As we near the end of the 30-year career of the great NBA commissioner David Stern, we will always remember the many things he did for the game of basketball, including having led the league and its players through several strikes, lockouts and some...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 5:31 PM
In a brief period of time, Jeff Van Gundy has established himself as one of the premier color analysts in sports television.
And, one of the reasons Van Gundy is so good is that he never comes off as a PR director for the NBA.
The former Knicks and...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:54 AM
(Published June, 2012)
The Miami Heat don't just battle on the basketball court. There are some serious fashion wars being waged as well.
Think hot pink pants. Fake glasses. Sweet suits.
And fashion stylists who plan for the season as much as...