| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:52 PM
All eyes will be on Iola.
That's the name of the winter storm that threatens to give us our most significant snowfall this winter.
The organizers of the 20th annual Lehigh Valley Hoop Group Showcase definitely will be among those watching the storm...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 8:13 PM
The elderly woman approaches cautiously, like most people who come to his table in the upscale Italian restaurant.
She tells Phil Jackson he knows her son, which, as it turns out, he does. Then she leans in and lowers her voice.
"Good luck," she...
| 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 27, 2015
| 4:20 PM
J.R. Smith says he plans on staying out of trouble in his new town of Cleveland because there isn’t much to do at night.
Smith, who recently joined LeBron James with the Cavaliers, told NBA.com that focusing on basketball, and not a night life,...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 7:59 AM
We're almost one week down, and have little more than one week to go with all of the Super Bowl hype.
It's all going to intensify when the teams and media converge on Glendale.
So if you're tired of deflate-gate, you ain't see nothing yet.
| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:45 PM
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, fined $15,000 by the NBA for making an obscene gesture toward heckling fans, has asked the NBA to further improve how it protects players from the most unruly of fans.
Wade made the request during the league's brief...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 7:49 PM
In one of the ugliest losses of the season, the Bulls meekly succumbed to the Cavaliers 108-94 on Monday night. All five Cavaliers starters reached double figures, topped by LeBron James' 26 points. Kevin Love returned from his one-game...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:16 AM
The final result from Cleveland on Monday night: Cavaliers 108, Bulls brain-dead.
And you might want to check their hearts while you’re at it.
That’s six losses in eight games. That’s five straight opponents scoring more than 100...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 1:09 PM
On Tuesday, LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers' lineup after an eight-game absence and scored 33 points in a loss to the Phoenix Suns.
James, who turned 30 on Dec. 30, was sidelined with back and knee injuries. Now in his 12th season, he...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:25 PM
Kobe Bryant set a career high with 17 assists, but it wasn't enough to stop the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James, who took a 109-102 victory on Thursday night at Staples Center.
James led all scorers with 36 points in 38 minutes, hitting half of his...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 8:08 PM
The Lakers (12-27) host LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers (19-20) on Thursday night at Staples Center.
James returned Tuesday night from back and knee injuries, only to see his team lose their sixth game in a row in overtime to the Suns in...