| 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
| 6:06 AM
TV/radio: 6:30 p.m. Monday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The Bulls have won two of the first three meetings and aim to win the season series for the fifth straight time. The Nets are finishing a back-to-back, failing to clinch a playoff berth with...
| 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 21, 2015
| 4:00 PM
LeBron James didn't let a nasty head cold stop him from two appointments — seeing his son perform at school and getting the Cavaliers into the playoffs.
James scored 29 points — 13 in the fourth quarter— and Cleveland edged the Indiana...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 7:17 PM
Observations from Wednesday night's 104-98 victory over the Nets at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- The chemistry between Dwyane Wade and Goran Dragic is special and figures to grow even more special over time.
-- What works with Wade and Dragic together...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 8:15 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ATLANTA: Best record in NBA. Big-time wins over Houston, Cleveland are part of a six-game win streak. (4)
2. GOLDEN STATE: League-best 25-2 record at home by...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 4:50 PM
At the end of Thursday's NBA trading deadline, players and draft picks were moving at such a frantic rate — particularly in the final hour — it was hard to keep track of all the roster changes.
When the dust settled, it marked one of the...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:58 PM
After falling behind by as many as 22 points, the Lakers rallied late to close the gap to seven, ultimately falling short against the Brooklyn Nets, 114-105, on Friday night at Staples Center.
Nets guard Joe Johnson led all scorers with 23 points,...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 2:32 PM
The Lakers (13-40) return from the All-Star break on Friday night, hosting the Brooklyn Nets (21-31) at Staples Center.
Brooklyn has struggled for much of the season but is still within a game of the seventh- and eighth-place Charlotte Hornets and Miami...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 8:20 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Brook Lopez scored 22 points, Jarrett Jack made a clutch three-pointer with 13.8 seconds left and the Nets beat the Knicks 92-88 on Friday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
The Nets secured the city series by beating the ...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 1:47 PM
When the Clippers were up by eight points, 98-90, against the Brooklyn Nets on Monday with only 1 minute and 11 seconds left, they assumed the game was in the bag.
How could they not.
The Clippers entered Monday's game in third place in the Western...