| Jul 27, 2013
| 10:29 AM
The Indiana Pacers, who took the two-time reigning NBA champion Miami Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference finals last spring, are fortifying their front line by trading for versatile and durable big man Luis Scola of the Phoenix Suns.
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:08 PM
NBA teams have completed the bulk of their offseason moves, so now’s the perfect time to evaluate what, if anything, has changed in the Eastern Conference’s balance of power.
There will be two competitions to watch in the season ahead.
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:11 PM
Dwight Howard's dream of playing for the Brooklyn Nets has sustained a potentially insurmountable setback, enhancing the chances that the Orlando Magic will open training camp with the disgruntled superstar on their roster.
After talks between the...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 2:57 PM
A victorious launch for the Rockets (29-25) in the windy city, and a huge performance over the best team in the NBA: Chicago (42-13).
An unfortunate setback for Bulls nation, but what a way for Houston to continue its push toward the playoffs.
| Sep 11, 2011
| 9:10 PM
Argentina venció el domingo por 80-75 a su eterno rival Brasil y se consagró campeón del preolímpico de basquetbol de las Américas que clasificó a ambos equipos para Londres 2012.
Luis Scola, jugador de los Rockets de Houston de la NBA, anotó 32 puntos...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Nearly everybody does it. Flopping, that is.
Soccer, famously known for its players taking phantom dives to elicit calls, has nothing on the NBA anymore.
"We have seen throughout these playoffs some outstanding acting by our top-notch players," color...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 4:06 PM
Heat is on the Heat
The Miami Heat better figure out a way to defend without flopping.
OK, so that's not entirely fair to a defensive team schooled in the principles of Pat Riley. Erik Spoelstra is a terrific defensive...
| May 22, 2011
The Orlando Magic traded their first-round pick to the Phoenix Suns in December, leaving them with only the No. 53 selection at the NBA Draft on June 23. That could change, of course, as it’s generally very easy for teams to purchase second round...
| May 20, 2011
With the unfortunate news that legendary wrestler Macho Man Randy Savage has died, a few things popped into my mind. His catch phrase, "Oh Yeahhhhh" won't leave my head. I suddenly want to "snap into a Slim Jim." And I've been endlessly asking myself, how...