| Jan 31, 2015
| 12:45 PM
Cheating, getting an edge, pushing the boundaries, skirting the intent of a rule ... it only seems like the Patriots invented the art form. But it has been going on for years. Here's how in various sports, with contributions from Courant staff writers...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 8:44 PM
Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Jennings will miss the rest of the season because of a ruptured left Achilles' tendon suffered Saturday night in the third quarter of the team's 101-86 loss at Milwaukee.
An MRI exam Sunday confirmed the injury, which...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 2:54 PM
Kobe Bryant is under contract next season with the Lakers for $25 million. With his aging body making the daily grind of the NBA a challenge, would Bryant be willing to give up that much money and forgo his final year with the Lakers?
| Jan 19, 2015
| 12:59 PM
Next season’s outlook is directly affecting the Lakers, who have turned an eye toward the future as part of their reasoning for sitting Kobe Bryant for several games.
Bryant will not play Monday against the Phoenix Suns, marking his eighth absence...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:55 PM
Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool."
After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:02 PM
It used to be these were the depths the Miami Heat would scour only when considering potential first-round postseason opponents.
Now the post-LeBron James Heat find themselves amongst them, battling not necessarily for seeding, but survival.
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:48 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Jennings scored 29 points and the Detroit Pistons extended the New York Knicks' losing streak to 10 games with a 97-81 victory on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
Jodie Meeks scored 15 points, while Greg Monroe and...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:33 PM
The Clippers can cross one potential item off their last-minute Christmas shopping list.
Free agent forward Josh Smith has agreed to sign with the Houston Rockets, a person with knowledge of his decision told the Associated Press, only two days after he...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:10 PM
For Orlando Magic players to reach where they want to go, they must have fewer nights like Tuesday night.
Playing their fourth game in five nights, the Magic ran out of energy.
The Detroit Pistons dominated the glass and benefitted from a near-...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:42 PM
Q: I'm seeing a lot of Greg Monroe-to-the-Heat rumors. Thoughts? -- Brian.
A: Look, everyone knows Pat Riley covets true centers, has gone years without one. It is why there were those DeMarcus Cousins rumors in recent years and then the Brook Lopez...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:40 PM
The Lakers (4-13) are undefeated against the Eastern Conference (3-0). On Tuesday, they'll have the chance to improve upon that with a visit to the Detroit Pistons (3-14), their first of three games in four nights on the road.
The Pistons have great...