| Jan 30, 2012
| 8:47 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Dwight Howard sat stone-faced near the end of the Orlando Magic bench as the final minutes ticked down inside the Wells Fargo Centeron Monday night. The Magic were about to lose their fourth consecutive game, and Howard must have...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 7:14 PM
Dwyane Wade anotó el viernes 26 puntos y LeBron James aportó 19 tantos y 12 rebotes para que el Heat de Miami venciera 99-79 a los 76ers de Filadelfia.
Mario Chalmers anotó 13 puntos y Chris Bosh logró 12 para que el Heat lograra una arremetida sobre...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Philadelphia 76ers coach Doug Collins expects to use the same lineup tonight against the Orlando Magic that he’s been using in the Sixers’ recent games: Jrue Holiday, Jodie Meeks, Andre Iguodala, Elton Brand and Lavoy Allen.
| Jul 5, 2011
| 2:38 PM
The recent controversy over Ald. Edward Burke’s bodyguard detail has focused attention on Chicago’s politically rancorous Council Wars era, and Burke himself nodded toward that time during discussions today about the city’s upcoming...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 5:35 AM
Almost everybody who has played basketball since grade school wants to be a starter. But in the NBA, even quality players must be resigned to coming off the bench.
It's a job that calls for stars to swallow their pride and ego, and sacrifice for the...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 5:43 AM
Nearly everybody does it. Flopping, that is.
Soccer, famously known for its players taking phantom dives to get calls, has nothing on the NBA anymore.
"We have seen throughout these playoffs some outstanding acting by our top-notch players," color...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Jason Richardson doesn’t know what will happen around 7:05 tonight, the moment he will be introduced as a Philadelphia 76ers starter at Amway Center.
After playing 109 regular-season games for the Orlando Magic, will the fans cheer him? Boo him?...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 7:09 PM
WILMINGTON, Del. — Jerry Krause enters a hotel lobby loaded down by two suitcases, an Arizona Diamondbacks-issued laptop and that look defining any haggard business traveler.
In three hours, he will sit through his second doubleheader in as many...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 5:28 PM
On Sunday, Tribune reporter K.C. Johnson caught you up on former Bulls GM Jerry Krause, now a Diamondbacks scout. Krause had plenty more to say on a slew of subjects. Here's a taste:
Bill Veeck: "Along with my Dad, the best person I've known in my life."...
| Jan 6, 2011
This is the first post of an occasional series that features a Q&A with a member of the Lakers organization. Below is the transcript of a recent conversation with Lakers assistant coach Jim Cleamons, who's in charge of game preparations for contests...
| Mar 28, 2011
The KIA Optima is the official car of the NBA. Wonder what percentage of NBA players drives an Optima? Anyone think 1 percent is too high? -- Butler and VCU in the Final Four? What, Akron and Bucknell couldn't get......