| Jan 19, 2015
| 7:49 PM
In one of the ugliest losses of the season, the Bulls meekly succumbed to the Cavaliers 108-94 on Monday night. All five Cavaliers starters reached double figures, topped by LeBron James' 26 points. Kevin Love returned from his one-game...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 7:30 AM
The Clippers lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers, 126-121, on Friday. Here are five takeaways from the game.
1) The Clippers' defense did not look too good
The Clippers allowed the Cavaliers to score 126 points and lead by as many as 10 points, their...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 5:54 PM
They are the most scrutinized team in the NBA. It's what comes with the territory when you have LeBron James, the best player on the planet. It's what you deal with when you have the talent of All-Stars Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love on your team.
| Nov 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: My concern is the use of Luol Deng. Why did the Heat pay him $10 million and then not feature him in the offense? Even before turning to Dwyane Wade, Deng should be sought out early and often in games. -- Dee, Chicago.
A: I don't think scoring was...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 10:25 PM
Kobe Bryant set a career high with 17 assists, but it wasn't enough to stop the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James, who took a 109-102 victory on Thursday night at Staples Center.
James led all scorers with 36 points in 38 minutes, hitting half of his...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 10:45 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers won back-to-back games on the road for the first time since early December by beating the Clippers, 126-121, on Friday night at Staples Center.
The game featured 16 lead changes and 11 ties, with the Clippers (26-14) leading by...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 11:52 PM
When it was over, after LeBron James and Kyrie Irving had run roughshod over the Clippers, Coach Doc Rivers lamented not having the right answers to slow down Cleveland's dynamic duo.
The determination and purpose displayed by James and Irving was the...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 8:31 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The 76ers seemed to have a decent shot to win their first home game of the season Monday night.
They were facing a Cavaliers team without stars LeBron James (left knee/low back strain), Kyrie Irving (low back tightness) and starting...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 1:41 PM
Considering hyperbole has left the building when it comes to this season's Miami Heat, we're not going to go quite this far.
Others, however, might:
The Heat's two best prospects at point guard currently are playing for their NBA Development League...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:40 PM
An hour after Cleveland suffered its worst defeat of the season, a 29-point blowout to Atlanta on Wednesday night, LeBron James sat in a chair on the baseline with a cold drink in his hand and watched his young teammate, point guard Kyrie Irving, work...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 8:47 AM
In a sign of just how long he has been sidelined the past two seasons, Derrick Rose is fifth among Eastern Conference guards in first returns of All-Star balloting.
Rose trails the Wizards John Wall, the Heat's Dwayne Wade, the Cavaliers Kyrie Irving...