| 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 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'...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 5:12 PM
Karl Hess, the longtime college basketball official, apparently has a history of ticking off the ACC, which terminated his contract five days after the final straw. Working the Georgia Tech-Louisville game, this is what Hess apparently said to former...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:23 PM
Derrick Rose did say he was going to keep shooting. So despite his slump extending to a fourth straight game, his driving layup with 24.4 seconds left in overtime helped seal the Bulls' 109-104 victory over the Celtics. Rose, who then iced...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 9:10 PM
Mike Dunleavy's jammed right ankle is in a walking boot and, in the veteran forward's words, he "could be out a little bit of time." Jimmy Butler is on bereavement leave, expected to return for Monday's game.
But as long as the Bulls have Pau Gasol,...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 6:28 PM
WASHINGTON -- Forward Kris Humphries scored 18 points, forward Paul Pierce had 17 points in 18 minutes against his former team and the Washington Wizards demolished the Boston Celtics 101-88 on Saturday night.
No nail-biting this time against the Celtics...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 10:55 AM
When/Where: 6 p.m., AmericanAirlines Arena.
Tickets: Available at HEAT.com or 1-800-4NBA-TIX.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the third game on a seven-game homestand that has opened 0-...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:45 PM
BOSTON -- The Boston Celtics said goodbye to their captain and then said hello to their third straight win on Friday night.
With Rajon Rondo in Dallas courtesy of a trade that brought the Celtics three players and two draft picks, his former team...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Celtics 109, Magic 92: Rajon Rondo recorded 13 points, 15 assists and seven rebounds as Boston pulled away from visiting Orlando in the second half.
Brandon Bass contributed 18 points off the bench while Jared Sullinger and Jeff Green each added 16 as...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 4:45 PM
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Elfrid Payton has visited this state just once before.
But that visit helped shape his NBA career.
On June 13, he participated in a pre-draft workout at the Boston Celtics' training facility in Waltham, Mass. He was matched...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 6:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- Kelly Olynyk scored a career-high 30 points off the bench as the Boston Celtics blasted the Philadelphia 76ers 105-87 Monday night.
Guard Avery Bradley added 15 points for Boston, which snapped a three-game losing streak with its most...