| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:02 PM
It used to be these were the depths the Miami Heat would scour only when considering potential first-round postseason opponents.
Now the post-LeBron James Heat find themselves amongst them, battling not necessarily for seeding, but survival.
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:00 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Avery Bradley scored 21 points, and the Boston Celtics snapped a three-game losing streak with an 89-81 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night.
Tyler Zeller added 18 points for the Celtics, who won for just the second...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Joakim Noah's lingering right ankle soreness will sideline him for Wednesday's Bulls-Nets matchup, forcing Kevin Garnett to find somebody else to fake-bite, er, antagonize.
Noah despises missing any action. Not matching up against Garnett makes it...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:31 PM
NEW YORK — Center Mason Plumlee, getting a rare start due to an injury to Brook Lopez, scored a season-high 18 points, leading the Brooklyn Nets to an 88-70 victory over a gritty Philadelphia 76ers squad Friday night at the Barclays Center.
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:39 AM
When/Where: 7:30 p.m., Barclays Center, Brooklyn.
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 and the Heat's second and final visit of the regular...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Nets 109, Celtics 107: Jarrett Jack highlighted a season-high 27 points with a go-ahead floater in the final minute as visiting Brooklyn rallied to record its first three-game winning streak of the season.
Alan Anderson scored 10 of his 15 points in...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 2:59 PM
LeBron James leaving Miami wasn't really so shocking. Disappointing for Heat fans, yes. It's certainly a blow to the hopes of continuing the streak of NBA Finals appearances.
But shocking? That would be the Heat without the familiar voice of Eric Reid....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Team USA Basketball officials will announce on Tuesday that Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap have been released from the team, multiple media outlets reported Monday.
USA Basketball has...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Former UConn star Andre Drummond was among the list of 16 finalists for the 12-man U.S. World Cup team announced by USA Basketball on Tuesday.
Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap were among the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Hi Ira, with LeBron James gone, will Pat Riley finally succumb to his roots and go get a decent center? It frustrates me watching the Heat get beaten on the boards by teams with a big center, plus replacing LeBron's 7-8 boards a game won't be easy....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 9:39 AM
USA Basketball today formally named Orlando Magic forward Tobias Harris, Magic guard Victor Oladipo and 11 additional players to its select team.
The select team will train with the U.S. national team from July 28-July 31 in Las Vegas as the national...