| Mar 14, 2015
| 6:35 PM
Paul George is putting this weekend's comeback plan on ice. The concept of returning later this season is still heating up.
Indiana's two-time All-Star told reporters that he's much closer to playing now than when he returned to full practices two weeks...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 11:07 PM
Marc Gasol scored 23 points to lead the Memphis Grizzlies past his brother Pau Gasol and the Chicago Bulls 101-91 on Monday night in Chicago.
Gasol was 10 of 16 from the field for the Grizzlies, who moved to two games ahead of idle Houston in the...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 8:57 PM
They could have quit on this one, instead there almost was an improbable victory.
Starting shorthand and growing even more shorthanded as the night went on, the Miami Heat nearly pulled off something remarkable Friday night at the Verizon...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 10:14 PM
Since entering the NBA nearly five years ago, disrespect — perceived and real — has been a steady source of motivation for John Wall. For reasons unknown to the Washington Wizards point guard, he was not mentioned among the best at his...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 5:32 PM
The Miami Heat's slide from NBA dominance has expanded beyond the standings.
In a stunning turn of events with Thursday's release of the final fan balloting numbers, Heat guard Dwyane Wade was bypassed for a starting spot on the Eastern Conference All-...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 6:14 AM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Tuesday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The Wizards have won two of the first three meetings and returned Bradley Beal from injury Saturday night. The Bulls are trending the other way with Derrick Rose, Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson all...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 2:38 PM
WASHINGTON — Marcin Gortat scored 20 points, John Wall had 11 points and 10 assists and the Washington Wizards beat the overmatched Philadelphia 76ers 111-76 on Monday.
Washington went on a 20-3 run for a 27-11 lead late in the first quarter and...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 3:00 AM
As the lone defender under the Laurel High School basket, junior Kirk Hawkins braced himself as Bowie High began a three-on-one fastbreak against the Spartans.
Hawkins, who is quick but only 5 feet 7, managed to steal an entry pass and feverishly...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 8:25 PM
Russell Westbrook almost made history Sunday, scoring the second-most points in All-Star game history as the Western Conference held off the East, 163-158.
Westbrook had 41 points, one fewer than Wilt Chamberlain scored in 1962, and was an easy choice...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:57 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Tyler Ulis enjoyed a comfortable childhood in Lima, Ohio, guided by his mother and stepdad.
Though barely taller than Muggsy Bogues, he showed promise on the basketball court. Eventually, he figured, he might get a scholarship...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — Pau Gasol sat in a chair behind a table surrounded by people holding microphones, cameras and recorders. Questions were shouted to him in English and Spanish, demanding instantaneous eloquence.
In some regards, Friday could have been...