| Jan 19, 2015
| 5:55 PM
The name across the front of his jersey read "Boston" on Monday, so Tayshaun Prince wouldn't allow himself to think about what it might be like to have "Clippers" or another team stitched there in a few weeks.
"I'm not going to have one foot in, one...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 6:36 PM
What might have been the Clippers' best victory of the season (on the road against Portland) came three days after what was certainly their worst loss (at home against Miami), which immediately followed two games (triumphs over the Lakers and Dallas) in...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 8:01 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. ATLANTA: Better stop underestimating these Hawks. Their 11-game winning streak currently is longest in the NBA. (2)
2. GOLDEN STATE: It’s a trend: Steve...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers (12-27) are in 14th place in the Western Conference, just one game behind the Jazz (13-26), who they will play Friday night in Utah.
The benefit from an awful season is typically a high draft pick, but the Lakers owe their 2015 first-...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 12:02 AM
Marcus Smart knows shooting is the biggest part of his game that he needed to improve. His work paid off with a timely 3-pointer on Monday night.
Jared Sullinger had 27 points and 10 rebounds, Smart made the key 3 in the closing minute, and the Boston...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 7:12 PM
Jared Sullinger had 27 points and 10 rebounds, Marcus Smart made a key three-pointer in the closing minute, and the Celtics beat the New Orleans Pelicans 108-100 on Monday night in Boston.
Jae Crowder scored 22 points, Marcus Thornton had 13 and ...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 12:36 PM
The Memphis Grizzlies, Boston Celtics and New Orleans Pelicans have agreed on a five-player trade that would send forward Jeff Green from Boston to Memphis, a person familiar with the situation said Saturday.
The person spoke to The Associated Press on...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Phil Jackson offered a mea culpa for the New York Knicks' awful first half of the season but said he's doing what's best for the franchise's future.
Days after trading away two of the team's best players and getting little in return, Jackson asked...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 7:32 PM
TORONTO — Kyle Lowry scored 10 of his 19 points in the fourth quarter, James Johnson had 15 points and 10 rebounds and the Toronto Raptors won their fourth straight meeting with the Boston Celtics 109-96 Saturday night, snapping a season-high four-...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 6:09 PM
The Patriots often struggled, but were able to outlast their typical AFC playoff nemesis, the Ravens, 35-31.Yes, the Ravens led 28-14 in the third quarter and often played well. But they didn't have Tom Brady, who passed for 367 yards and three...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 9:00 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Boston Celtics pulled forward Jeff Green from their lineup before Friday's game against the Pacers amid rumors he would soon be dealt to Memphis.
Green is averaging a team-best 17.6 points. He had started each of the Celtics'...