| Mar 29, 2015
| 4:10 PM
Brook Lopez had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets kept up their playoff push by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 107-99 on Sunday for their third straight victory.
Joe Johnson added 18 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for the Nets,...
| 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...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 9:11 PM
Doc Rivers allowed reporters to tell Dahntay Jones the good news: The Clippers were going to sign him for the rest of the season.
"That's the first word I've heard of it," Jones said Monday as reporters gathered around him inside the Clippers' locker...