| May 6, 2014
| 8:46 PM
MIAMI—After the Miami Heat opened the Eastern Conference semifinals with a dominant 107-86 win over Brooklyn, there was little talk in the Nets locker room about the fact they were coming off a grueling 7-game series, while the Heat were rested...
| May 8, 2014
| 6:45 AM
AURELIO MORENO/EL SENTINEL
LeBron James anotó 49 puntos, Chris Bosh anotó un triple decisivo y el Heat de Miami venció a los Nets de Brooklyn, 102-96, el lunes para tomar ventaja de 3-1 en una de las semifinales de la conferencia Este de la NBA....
| Apr 14, 2012
| 12:21 PM
On the first day of spring, inside Hampton University's Holland Hall, two men sweat through a morning workout at one end of the basketball court.
The younger man, Hampton University senior and All-MEAC wing Darrion Pellum, aspires to a professional...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Good is not great enough.
Just ask Bruce Weber.
Weber couldn't sustain greatness at Illinois. He reached it, lost it, tried for it, prayed for it, approached it but couldn't sustain it. Something always was missing. So athletic director Mike Thomas,...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 7:33 AM
It might be that the best thing for the Bulls on Wednesday night was the worst thing for the Bulls’ pursuit of Thursday's visitor Dwight Howard.
If they are actually pursuing Howard, that is, which they do not appear to be doing, which I don’...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:32 PM
NBA Players Association executive director Billy Hunter said Wednesday that if he "had to bet on it," he would wager that the entire 2011-12 season would be wiped out by the lockout.
"We're $800 million apart per year," Hunter told about 200 people...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 6:35 AM
I want to say the Bulls quit in Game 1 of their playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets, but you have to show up first.
So, you can’t call them quitters. Call them whatever it is that rolls over and dies before the start of the most important...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 6:08 PM
The Dwight Howard stay-or-go saga continues to drag on and on and on.
At this point, the only certainty in this soap opera is that it will feature more uncertainty. Each day seemingly presents one more juicy rumor.
Are you confused about what might...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:54 AM
In NBA playoff parlance, we call this a gift.
The beaten-up, struggling, Derrick-Rose-less Bulls get a first-round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets, perhaps the dumbest team in the league.
The Bulls won three of the four games against the Nets...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 10:58 PM
Your daily preview of what to expect in Magicville . . .
Chris Paul’s agent reportedly has told the New Orleans Hornets that Paul won’t sign an extension and wants a trade to the New York Knicks.
So the Orlando Magic may have their best...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 7:19 PM
Dwight Howard's long-term plans still remain a mystery to the Orlando Magic — and perhaps even to Howard himself.
As of 7 Friday night, Magic General Manager Otis Smith had not had any substantive discussions with Howard's powerhouse agent, Dan...