| 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...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:11 PM
Kobe Bryant demanded a trade from the Lakers back in 2007, but ultimately a deal was not struck, and the team went on to win two additional titles with Bryant as NBA Finals MVP.
Where did Bryant want to go in trade?
"Chicago was my No. 1 choice," said...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 10:04 AM
Foot traffic was heavy Feb. 21 at the Evanston Township High School for the second Sneaker Exchange presented by the school's Club Exito/Success Club, to buy, trade, sell or check out the many sneakers, many worth hundreds of dollars.
| Feb 20, 2015
| 8:33 PM
The Pistons drastically altered their roster at the trade deadline and new acquisitions Reggie Jackson and Tayshaun Prince didn't even dress. It didn't matter. Despite suiting up just 10 players, the Pistons bullied their way to a 100-91...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:50 AM
He has faced the Chicago Bulls as a Cleveland Cavalier in Cleveland. And he has faced the Bulls as a member of the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena.
But Sunday at the United Center will be different.
Luol Deng will be going back home. For the...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 8:26 PM
Before his team blasted the Bulls 97-77 at the United Center, Jazz coach Quin Snyder sounded like someone choosing between shoveling and snow-blowing his driveway Wednesday when describing what concerned him most.
Whatever option Snyder chose, he feared...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:54 PM
President Obama is used to getting a very earnest, often heartfelt introduction from a nervous ordinary person before he takes the podium for a speech.
But on Friday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson broke the mold.
Introducing the president at a...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Magic Johnson created a mess earlier this month by saying the Lakers should "lose every game" and secure a top-five draft pick.
Some Lakers fans hated it, some loved it. Lakers players and coaches definitely didn't like it.
But when Johnson and good...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 10:14 PM
Since entering the NBA nearly five years ago, disrespect — perceived and real — has been a steady source of motivation for John Wall. For reasons unknown to the Washington Wizards point guard, he was not mentioned among the best at his...