| Feb 28, 2015
| 2:17 PM
Richard "Rip" Hamilton's youngest son, 4-year-old Parker, has a pretty good handle with the basketball, and can and will take his father to the cup every now and then.
Hamilton, the former UConn All-American, NCAA and NBA champion who officially...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 11:22 AM
Michael Jordan's notoriously competitive nature has been known to spill over into physical confrontations -- with teammates in particular -- and former Bulls teammate Horace Grant simply added to the legend last week in an interview with a New York...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:02 PM
This has been a strange Bulls season, which began with legitimate championship aspirations. At times, they have lived up to those, beating other powers and posting a 17-8 road mark as their six-game trip continues Wednesday in Houston. Other times? Not so...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:40 AM
LOS ANGELES — Several times over the years, Tom Thibodeau has reminded all how Tim Duncan averaged nearly 40 minutes in his first six seasons with the Spurs. He did it again Tuesday night before the Bulls' overtime victory over the Warriors....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:00 AM
OAKLAND, Calif. — Jimmy Butler's illness forced him to miss Tuesday night's 113-111 victory in overtime against the Warriors, preventing the preferred and anticipated battle of the backcourts.
For the Warriors, Stephen Curry is a leading most...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 7:52 AM
Earlier in his career, Kobe Bryant considered joining the Washington Wizards, according to the Washington Post.
"That's true," said Bryant. "A long time ago? Yeah."
Bryant reportedly had an interest in playing for Michael Jordan, who held the role of...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:20 PM
Kobe Bryant will undergo surgery Wednesday to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, ending his 19th season with the Lakers a little past its halfway point.
Bryant's last three seasons have been cut short because of injury, starting with a...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 9:53 PM
After all the strange things happening to the underwhelming Oklahoma City Thunder, their fans could finally pull their hands away from their eyes.
Thunder guard Russell Westbrook scored the second-most points in All-Star game history as the Western...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 10:10 PM
Advantage: Older brother.
The Gasol vs. Gasol story line ended in slight favor of Pau, who had 10 points and 12 rebounds while Marc had six points and 10 rebounds Sunday.
They were the first brothers to start an NBA All-Star game; Sunday's...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 5:20 AM
The first time Edina's fourth-grade traveling basketball team a collection of 9- and 10-year-old boys featuring Caylor, Gage, Tyler and Torin was allowed to use a full-court press, they did it with a vengeance.
On a Saturday afternoon in Burnsville,...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 6:31 PM
LeBron James made history Tuesday night during the Cleveland Cavaliers road game against the Detroit Pistons. In the second quarter, James made a behind-the-back assist on a 3-pointer scored by Kevin Love. The play resulted in James’s 6,136th...