| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:55 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Moscow hosted the 1980 Summer Olympics but the Americans weren't there, and Los Angeles hosted the 1984 Games but the Soviets stayed home.
The Houston Rockets claimed two NBA titles in the 1990s while Chicago Bulls star Michael...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:44 PM
The Sports Xchange
By MoiseKapenda Bower, The Sports Xchange
Rockets 122, Suns 108
HOUSTON -- Rockets center Dwight Howard delivered a clinic in post scoring and paced a dominating interior performance in the Rockets' 122-108 win over the Phoenix...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Recap: Rockets 122, Suns 108
Rockets 122, Suns 108: Dwight Howard had 34 points and 14 rebounds as host Houston knocked off Phoenix for its fourth consecutive victory.
James Harden scored 23 points and Terrence Jones added 19 points...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 1:45 PM
This week, the NFL was king of prime time big time.
The NFC Championship Game between the victorious Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers on Fox was easily the week's most-watched program in Central Florida.
The AFC Championship Game between...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 6:30 PM
NBA China and online media company SINA Corporation are teaming up to produce "NBA Mitan," an streaming original weekly series aimed exclusively at Chinese fans.
The show, to run during the NBA season, will be co-hosted by Xie Nan and Ke Fan. It is based...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:43 PM
A look at 30 of the biggest events to unfold during David Stern's 30-year run as NBA commissioner, which is scheduled to end Feb. 1:
June 1984—Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon, John Stockton and Charles Barkley are drafted, stocking the league with...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The Lakers waived Shawne Williams on Jan. 7, after he played in 32 games for the team, averaging 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds a night.
On Monday, the D-Fenders announced they had acquired Williams via a waiver claim.
The D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Doc Rivers' recruiting efforts didn't pay off.
The Clippers coach lobbied his fellow Western Conference coaches to vote for DeAndre Jordan as an All-Star reserve, but Jordan was not among the seven players selected Thursday.
The West reserves are...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers will be represented at the NBA All-Star game, but not on the court.
Kobe Bryant was recently voted in by the fans as a starter but a knee injury will force him to sit out on Feb. 16.
No other Lakers were named to the Western Conference...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Houston (EEUU), 31 ene (EFE).- El pívot Dwight Howard, de los Rockets de Houston, que criticó el sistema de votación popular que existe actualmente para elegir a los titulares del Partido de las Estrellas, se mostró feliz al conocer que estará entre los...
| Feb 1, 2014
Last fall, the National Football League scored a huge victory in California, helping push through a new law barring most professional athletes from filing workers' compensation claims in the state.
But that win has come at a cost.
Publicity from a...