| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:02 PM
The Atlanta Hawks' franchise-record 19-game winning streak was snapped Monday night by the New Orleans Pelicans, who defeated the Hawks, 115-100, in New Orleans.
All-Star forward Anthony Davis had 29 points and 13 rebounds to help New Orleans win for...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:11 PM
Kobe Bryant will miss his second straight All-Star Game in February, out for the season with a torn rotator cuff.
On Friday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver added Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins to the Western Conference All-Star roster as Bryant'...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:36 PM
In the view of Eastern Conference coaches, the Miami Heat still have a Big Two. Because of that, guard Dwyane Wade and center Chris Bosh received invitations Thursday to the Feb. 15 NBA All-Star Game at New York's Madison Square Garden.
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:35 AM
If Magic center Nikola Vucevic pulls off an upset and is named to the All-Star team tonight, he might want to brace himself.
If he is chosen as a reserve, Vooch likely would be faced with having to defend his selection by Eastern Conference coaches. ...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:18 PM
His teammates often don't know what he's saying, much less doing. They tend not to care when it brings them together as it did Monday night.
Glen Davis might have been the most active Clipper even though he played sparingly, exhorting the crowd and...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:32 PM
The distinction between what coaches say and what they mean has long involved a considerable chasm, unless that coach is Gregg Popovich.
So, for what it's worth, consider the words of Hornets coach Steve Clifford before Wednesday's game against the...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:25 PM
DeMarre Carroll and Jeff Teague each scored 17 points to lead a balanced offense, Kyle Korver dunked for the first time in more than two years, and the Atlanta Hawks tied a franchise record with their 14th consecutive victory, routing the visiting Indiana...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:57 PM
The Hawks kept flying. Kyle Korver doomed his former team with 24 points on 7-for-9 3-point shooting and Al Horford added 22 points and nine rebounds as the Hawks prevailed 107-99 for their 12th straight win and 26th of 28. Derrick Rose...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 7:06 AM
The Bulls dropped to 27-15 with Saturday's 107-99 home loss to the Hawks. Here are three observations:
The defensive issues remain and are becoming more troubling.
That's a very good Hawks team, obviously, and one that floods the court with shooters...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Dominique Wilkins slapped Al Horford on his back during a brief locker room chat and dished out a few kind words.
Horford at last had a triple-double to add to his own highlight reel.
"Congratulations on your first one, brother,"...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:07 PM
He can stuff a box score, as he does regularly but perhaps never as impressively as when he announced his ascendance with 26 points, 17 rebounds, nine blocks and three steals in the Pelicans' season-opening victory over the Magic.
He can make veterans...