| Dec 27, 2014
| 2:55 PM
For the first time since July, the Miami Heat have more than pocket change to spend on personnel.
The NBA has granted the Heat a $2.65 million disabled-player salary-cap exception in the wake of forward Josh McRoberts undergoing knee surgery earlier...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:29 PM
(in predicted order of finish)
Coming: Kyle Anderson.
Going: No one of significance.
Despite all of their sustained success, the Spurs have never won back-to-back titles. In fact they never had reached the NBA Finals...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:24 PM
The Clippers and Warriors' rivalry often manifests itself in heated exchanges, physical play and hard fouls.
The teams will play Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Staples Center in their first exhibition of the season. Will the intensity spill over in the...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Charles Barkley doesn't sugarcoat his thoughts or feelings, and on Thursday, he took his rawness to a new level.
During the evening's episode of TNT’s “Inside the NBA," the former basketball star and now TV analyst nearly fell asleep on...
| Apr 15, 2009
| 4:27 PM
Closing night proved to be another night of Miami Heat Lite.
With its best-of-seven first-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks opening this weekend, and with Wednesday's season finale against the Detroit Pistons at AmericanAirlines Arena having...
| Sep 17, 2009
Melvin Simon, who started what is now the country's largest shopping mall company and owned the NBA's Indiana Pacers with his brother, died Wednesday in Indianapolis, a spokesman said. He was 82.
Les Morris, a spokesman for Simon Property Group, which...
| Feb 12, 2009
| 11:08 PM
Since I received approximately 1,374 questions about Amare Stoudemire, let's start with the life and times of Dalibor Bagaric. I kid, people. I kid.
Amare? -- Everybody, Everywhere
I figured I'd impale myself in the court of public opinion first and get...
| Feb 14, 2009
Shawn Marion's most memorable play with the Miami Heat was his last.
Hours after Marion's last-second dunk lifted the Heat past the Chicago Bulls, he was traded Friday to the Toronto Raptors for Jermaine O'Neal, ending a weeks-long saga involving the...
| Apr 2, 2009
| 10:24 AM
Mario Chalmers wouldn't mind if highlights shows replayed his shot until the end of time... which they probably will.
Luther Head hasn't watched his shot again, has no plans to do so and, for a while, recoiled when anyone even innocently raised the...
| Dec 18, 2006
Carmelo Anthony was having a terrific week. On Thursday, he opened his new youth center in his hometown of Baltimore. The next night, he took over the NBA scoring lead with a 42-point game against the Boston Celtics. And now, he was finishing an easy...