| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:07 PM
The UConn women's soccer team is making a bid for a big finish. The Huskies knocked off top-seeded Central Florida 1-0 in the American Athletic Conference tournament semifinals in Tampa, Fla.
Rachel Hill's goal seven minutes in made the Huskies' fourth...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:41 PM
CLEVELAND -- LeBron James felt like he owed Cleveland fans after a miserable home opener. He repaid them Monday with his first triple-double of the season on a night all of the Cavaliers' stars shined brightly.
James had 32 points, 12 rebounds and 10...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Derrick Rose sat out the Chicago Bulls' game Saturday night against the Indiana Pacers because of his strained left hamstring, which is improving but leaves the All-Star point guard available on a day-to-day basis.
“It's a lot better today than it...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 11:59 AM
LeBron James wants his playing time reduced.
But can the Cleveland Cavaliers and first-year Coach David Blatt afford to decrease the minutes played by their all-world small forward?
James actually wants the minutes of all of Cleveland's Big Three,...
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:45 PM
Kyrie Irving scored a season-high 37 points, including a layup with 10 seconds left after a timeout he didn't seem to want, and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the New York Knicks, 90-87, on Thursday night for their season-best fifth straight victory....
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Less than two weeks ago, the Raptors went into Cleveland and rallied from an early 18-point deficit to win by 17 points, causing LeBron James to call the Cavaliers “a very fragile team.”
It hasn't taken long for Cleveland to toughen up....
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:39 PM
NEW YORK -- Dion Waiters admitted to sneaking a few peeks in the crowd to see Prince William and Duchess Kate Middleton.
The looks that the reserve guard had at the basket were even more important for the surging Cleveland Cavaliers.
Waiters scored a...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 9:04 PM
This Bulls-Cavaliers rivalry is going to be something.
Friday's home opener at the United Center produced the agonizingly familiar sight of Derrick Rose sitting in the locker room during the fourth quarter and overtime.
It also produced some...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 8:13 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Derrick Rose would never admit it.
But that certainly looked like someone reminding Kyrie Irving who is a former NBA most valuable player instead of a backup — as Rose was to Irving in this summer's FIBA World Cup for USA...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Here's our team-by-team preview of the Eastern Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions.
SOUTHEAST DIVISIONMiami Heat
Last Season: 54-28, 1st in Southeast. Lost to San Antonio in NBA Finals.
The Buzz: See the Cleveland...