| Oct 25, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the West (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 62-20.
Coming: Kyle Anderson.
Going: No one of significance.
Despite a storied history, the Spurs have never won back-to-back titles. In...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 17, 2011
In 2010, a month before he took to the basketball court for the first time in a New York Knicks uniform, Amare Stoudemire took to the red carpet at Lincoln Center in head-to-toe Tom Ford. In 2009, when NBA No. 1 draft pick Blake Griffin was chosen by...