| Feb 15, 2015
| 8:54 PM
NEW YORK -- Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook scored 41 points, one shy of the NBA All-Star Game record, leading the Western Conference past the East 163-158 on Sunday night.
Westbrook had a record 27 points by halftime and closed out the...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 5:21 PM
Memphis Grizzlies fans gave Lionel Hollins an enthusiastic standing ovation. The team even showed a video tribute to the coach.
Then the current version of the team he once led to the Western Conference Finals jumped to an early lead and maintained a...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 5:53 PM
The event had drawn mostly criticism the past several years.
The NBA's Slam Dunk contest lost the appeal it gained when it peaked in the 1980s, but Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Zach LaVine did his best to revive what used to be the marquee...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:27 PM
NEW YORK — LeBron James is ready to serve his peers.
Unanimously elected as first vice president of the NBA Players Association on Friday, James said that upcoming talks with the league over revenue sharing prompted him to take office. The players...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 12:47 PM
The Thunder put an exclamation point on their hot streak heading into the All-Star break.
Kevin Durant scored 26 points and Russell Westbrook added 24 to help Oklahoma City defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 105-89 on Wednesday night.
Nick Collison had season...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:33 PM
Not to sound un-American, but too much emphasis is being placed on winning when picking the NBA All-Star Game rosters.
Take the Atlanta Hawks – everybody is.
Eastern Conference coaches selected three Hawks as All-Star reserves: Al Horford,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:11 PM
The NBA's best and brightest will gather at the Mecca of basketball this weekend. The All-Star Game and associated activities at the Barclays Center and Madison Square Garden create opportunities for NBA fans to take stock of the league.
| Feb 8, 2015
| 11:16 PM
Mike Conley had 21 points and six assists, Marc Gasol finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the league-leading Atlanta Hawks, 94-88, on Sunday at Memphis, Tenn.
The score was tied at 86 after Mike Scott's three-pointer...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 8:05 PM
MINNEAPOLIS Timberwolves point guard Ricky Rubio gave a home crowd both a scare and a reason to scream in Friday night's thrilling 90-89 comeback victory over Memphis at Target Center.
Just minutes after he hobbled to the locker room on his healing...
| Feb 5, 2015
The Memphis Grizzlies leaned on Zach Randolph and Marc Gasol to outmuscle the young Utah Jazz.
The Jazz big-man corps of Enes Kanter, Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert hope to reach their level one day, but couldn't make it happen on Wednesday night. The...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:51 PM
MIAMI — Los astros del Heat de Miami Chris Bosh y Dwyane Wade han sido seleccionados como reservas del equipo de la Conferencia del Este de cara a la 64 edición del Juego de Estrellas de la NBA, que se disputará el domingo 15 de febrero en el...