| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:41 PM
The Lakers' comeback attempt against the Brooklyn Nets fell short on Sunday night, as the Lakers fell 108-102.
After trailing by double digits for most of the game, a MarShon Brooks put-back and a Nick Young layup closed the Lakers to within four points...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Jason Collins rose from his seat on the bench and strode slowly toward the scorer's table.
He stepped on a traction mat, removed the T-shirt covering his jersey top and joined his Brooklyn Nets teammates on the Staples Center court.
It was a routine...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Jason Collins said the reaction to him becoming the first openly gay player in the NBA had been positive, with one exception.
“Well, of course on Twitter you’re going to have a few crazies,” Collins said before the Brooklyn Nets...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:44 PM
The wild, wild Western Conference is so nutty that the standings can't even be believed.
The Clippers hold the No. 4 playoff seeding, five games behind conference-leading Oklahoma City.
On track to receive the No. 5 seeding is Portland, which has a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:37 AM
Oh what a night, indeed. Some of the math from LeBron James' 61-point eruption Monday against the Bobcats, courtesy of Heat minutiae maven Rob Wilson, as well as Elias Sports Bureau and ESPN:
-- James, who leads the Heat in dunks this season with 94,...
| May 4, 2014
| 5:41 PM
Heat beat writer
Heat in 6 games
Now the playoff tests begin, and this could be like previous Heat-Celtics and Heat-Bulls series where the number of games doesn't reflect the competitiveness. Closing it out in Brooklyn sounds about right....
| May 5, 2014
| 10:01 AM
MIAMI --- LeBron James marcó 22 puntos y fue uno de cinco jugadores del Heat con dígitos dobles ofensivos en el cómodo triunfo en casa de Miami sobre los Nets de Brooklyn, 107-86, el martes, en el arranque de una de las semifinales de la conferencia...
| 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 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...
| 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...