| Dec 19, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Observations from Friday night's 105-103 loss to the Washington Wizards at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Good job.
-- Good effort.
-- But too shaky at the finish.
-- Not that Dwyane Wade didn't give it as much as he could.
-- But the late turnovers...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (5-13) have yet to lose a game this season to the Eastern Conference (4-0). They will face their toughest test to date Wednesday night, visiting the Washington Wizards (11-5) after a victory Tuesday in Detroit over the Pistons, 106-96.
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:43 PM
WASHINGTON -- Guard John Wall scored 26 points, including 10 in a row in the second overtime, as the Washington Wizards blew a 23-point lead in regulation before rallying in both extra sessions for a wild 133-132 victory over the Boston Celtics on...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 1:18 PM
The Lakers are getting increasingly difficult to predict, losing last week to the Minnesota Timberwolves (4-12) but winning Sunday against the top team in the Eastern Conference, the Toronto Raptors (13-4).
At 4-13, it's almost always a safer bet to...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Magic C Nikola Vucevic, who has missed the last four games because of a sprained back, has begun the process of returning to the court and sees improvement.
"Better. I started doing some work and getting back out there," Vucevic said before the Magic'...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — L.A. Clippers coach Doc Rivers brought up Nik Vucevic's situation while raving about the Magic center.
"Vucevic is an All-Star. He's a terrific player," Rivers said. "He's probably the best player in the league nobody knows. I...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 5:46 PM
When/Where: 7 p.m., Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the second game of the four-game season series . . . The Heat won the first meeting in the teams' season...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 7:24 PM
The Miami Heat certainly have had their moments over the years at the Verizon Center.
There was the season finale in 2012 when injuries that left Erik Spoelstra no choice but to start Eddy Curry. With a defibrillator possibly courtside, the Heat...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 8:41 AM
The other injury updates have been pretty much straightforward: Dwyane Wade was waiting out a strained left hamstring, Norris Cole is playing through a dislocated left middle finger, Chris Andersen will be out a while with a sprained right ankle.
| Oct 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the East (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 33-49.
Coming: Coach David Blatt, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Mike Miller, Shawn Marion, Brendan Haywood, James Jones.
Going: Coach Mike...
| 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...