| Nov 20, 2013
| 8:12 AM
The Sports Xchange
Durant sees Oklahoma State's Smart as NBA-ready
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant watched Oklahoma State sophomore sensation Marcus Smart's 39-point performance on Tuesday night in the Cowboys' 101-80 victory over Memphis and...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:15 PM
The Clippers will face another big test Wednesday night when they face the Oklahoma City Thunder at Staples Center.
Oklahoma City lost in the second round of the playoffs last season, but reached the NBA Finals in 2012, losing to the Miami Heat.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 4:22 AM
The NBA season begins Tuesday night, but you wonder if anyone in Philadelphia cares. According to the oddmakers in Vegas, the 76ers are expected to be one of the worst teams in the league with an over/under line of just 17 wins. That might be high. Some...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Stunning. Simply stunning. That can be the only description of the most striking aspect of Durant v. Wade.
And, no, we're not (at least not yet) talking about where Kevin Durant believes Dwyane Wade ranks in the NBA's current hierarchy.
| Nov 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City's All-Star point guard, is set to make his return for the Thunder on Sunday night against the Phoenix Suns, nearly a month earlier than originally forecast after knee surgery in early October.
Westbrook, an All-NBA...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:57 AM
On the heels of one NBA general manager telling ESPN The Magazine that his franchise will lose games on purpose to increase the chances of improving their draft position, Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan scoffed at the suggestion Friday.
| 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...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:41 PM
STORRS — Toward the end of last season, NBA scouts began showing up at UConn games to take notes on DeAndre Daniels.
And he gave them plenty to write down. After a quiet freshman year and an inconsistent start to his sophomore year at UConn,...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Lakers opened the season with one impressive win and one impressive loss.
Expectations by and large are low for the franchise. Oddsmaker MyTopSportsBooks.com gives the Lakers 40-1 odds to win the 2013-14 NBA championship.
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:54 PM
Fans of the Indiana Hoosiers men's basketball team grew to love Victor Oladipo during his three collegiate seasons.
On Tuesday night, Oladipo will be reunited with Hoosiers fans when his new team, the Orlando Magic, opens its regular season against...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Derrick Rose shook off poor shooting early to hit clutch shots late and Carlos Boozer had 20 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 104-95 preseason victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday night.
Chicago (7-0) remained the only...