| Mar 15, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Fortunately for the Orlando Magic, the left-ankle injury Nik Vucevic suffered Friday night against the Washington Wizards wasn't as severe as it looked.
Early in the third quarter, Vucevic set a screen above the arc for Jameer Nelson. But Vucevic wasn't...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Welcome to the bizarre world of the NBA, where a team can lose a game but potentially benefit in the long run because of that loss.
On Friday night, the Orlando Magic lost on the court but may have won off the court — all at the same time....
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:43 PM
HARTFORD — As the UConn men's basketball coach, one who would later say he isn't going anywhere, stepped up to speak outside the State Capitol on Sunday, thousands of UConn fans began chanting, "Ol-lie! Ol-lie!" No lie, the earth rumbled and it...
| Apr 16, 2014
Around the time they entered the locker room after their 114-93 victory Monday over the two-time defending champion Miami Heat's B team, the Washington Wizards were feeling good on two fronts.
First, the win helped them hold on to the sixth seed and...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 5:20 PM
56-26 (Home: 35-6; Road: 21-20)
vs. 8. ATLANTA
38-44 (Home: 24-17; Road: 14-27)
Season series: Tied, 2-2.
Key stat: Even with its epic late-season slide, Indiana still ranked second in the league by giving up only 92.3 points per...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The Bulls let a 13-point lead slip away Sunday night on home turf for a 102-93 loss in Game 1 of the first-round matchup against the Wizards.
"We're not happy with the result tonight, a disappointing loss at home in front of the home crowd," Bulls...
| Apr 25, 2014
WASHINGTON — Nene grinned, grabbed the bottom of the net and gleefully swung side to side while waiting for his turn during a post-practice mid-range shooting competition on Thursday with teammate Trevor Booker. Every time Booker made a shot, he...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:03 PM
WASHINGTON — The Orlando Magic didn't want to start their road trip like this.
Carved up by John Wall. Lit up by Trevor Ariza. And Nik Vucevic banged up.
On a night rookie Victor Oladipo played his first NBA game in his home area, the Magic...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers will be represented at the NBA All-Star game, but not on the court.
Kobe Bryant was recently voted in by the fans as a starter but a knee injury will force him to sit out on Feb. 16.
No other Lakers were named to the Western Conference...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:00 AM
Houston (EEUU), 31 ene (EFE).- El pívot Dwight Howard, de los Rockets de Houston, que criticó el sistema de votación popular que existe actualmente para elegir a los titulares del Partido de las Estrellas, se mostró feliz al conocer que estará entre los...