| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:28 PM
It was 2 1/2 hours before tipoff Thursday night and new Clippers owner Steve Ballmer couldn't seem to keep still, his excitement evident ahead of his team's game against Oklahoma City.
It was Ballmer's first regular-season game since he spent $2 billion...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:24 PM
The Clippers unveiled a new ad campaign before their season opener, with Blake Griffin dunking and DeAndre Jordan flexing and Chris Paul directing amid a montage of plays shown on the video board.
Then they went out and lived up to the "be relentless"...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook suffered a small fracture in his right hand Thursday night and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Westbrook exited Thursday night's 93-90 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers with 6:35 left in the second...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AROUND THE LEAGUE
One week after surgery on his broken right hand, Russell Westbrook is upbeat about his recovery and trying to help his injury-riddled team find a way to survive without current NBA MVP Kevin Durant and himself on the court.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:49 PM
From The Dream Season to the Hungry Huskies, more than three dozen players and coaches from various UConn men’s basketball teams will gather at Mohegan Sun Arena Friday night for Jim Calhoun’s Charity All-Star Classic.
Some names listed on...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:11 AM
The All Pro Sports Shabazz Napier Camp was in full force on July 28. Napier hosted the camp and taught fundamentals of basketball to youth.
"I'm letting them know this is basketball and it's made to be fun," said Napier. "Later on in life they'll...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:26 PM
Once LeBron James announced, “I'm Coming Home,” to Cleveland last Friday, the free-agency floodgates opened, with the player moves coming fast and furious.
James was the Pied Piper, the one who set in motion so much change in the NBA that it...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:20 PM
KILLINGWORTH – It hasn't always been easy for Stanley Robinson, but the smile remains. He is surrounded by kids. The thumping sound of the basketball fills his ears.
And his dream is alive.
"I've got to get healthy, stay healthy," Robinson said...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Thirty-eight players from UConn have been chosen in the NBA draft, beginning with Toby Kimball in 1965, and 18 have gone in the first round. The Huskies have made a habit of sending quality guards to the NBA. Shabazz Napier, projected to be drafted in the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:10 PM
When Clifford Robinson was drafted in the second round in 1989, not many would have predicted he'd play 18 seasons in the NBA, including 14 seasons where he averaged double figures. That was the beginning of a steady flow to the NBA of players under Jim...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:50 PM
UConn's NBA draft history:
Walt Dropo: 1947, 4th, Providence-#
Burr Carlson: 1952, 82nd, Philadelphia-x
Jim Ahearn: 1955, 53rd, Boston
Art Quimby: 1955, 80th, Rochester-x
Toby Kimball: 1965, 23rd, Boston
Wes Bialosuknia: 1967, 37th, St. Louis...