| Apr 10, 2015
| 7:35 PM
CLEVELAND Marcus Smart scored 19 points, forward Evan Turner passed for a career-high 13 assists and the Boston Celtics maintained their hold on the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference with a 99-90 victory Friday night against the short-handed...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 4:40 PM
Heat guard Dwyane Wade is content with not having a vote in this year's ballot for the league's most valuable player.
If he did, however, his pick would be Houston Rockets guard James Harden.
"Right now, I would say James Harden," Wade said before...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 5:02 PM
Like most men, I can bury a wad of dirty socks in the hamper from 30 paces. Swish.
But the hamper is 3 feet tall, and no one is guarding me. A basketball rim is 10 feet, and some overtly caffeinated jerk is usually in my face. There lies my dilemma....
| Mar 16, 2015
A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five years.
2005—Jen Plasko scores 14 points while grabbing 13 rebounds, and Marian Catholic holds arch-rival Pottsville Nativity without a field goal...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 1:55 PM
The subject on the Miami Heat practice court Sunday was LeBron James and change.
But it wasn't about James' July 11 defection to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Just about every party has moved on from that summer shockwave.
Rather, with the Cavaliers to...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 1:49 PM
In a season when everything has changed for the Miami Heat, Thursday was a day when it seemed as if nothing had changed.
There, on the practice court at the Smoothie King Center, was Michael Beasley, chatting, joking, shooting, getting buckets. And,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:45 AM
When/Where: 8 p.m., Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland.
TV: Sun Sports, ESPN. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: The Heat are coming off Monday's 109-95 victory over the Knicks, which snapped a three-game losing streak....
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:30 AM
The Cleveland Cavaliers are visiting the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday and as you can imagine, it's a pretty big event in the City of Lakes.
Over the summer, the two teams completed a blockbuster deal that sent a disgruntled Kevin Love to the...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:08 PM
By the end, the patience had run thin, razor thin.
The patience with a teammate who wasn't there for 28 games during the regular season.
The patience with a center who at times came up small.
The patience for a coach who ran the same defensive...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 6:37 PM
The triple-double that LeBron James recorded Monday night has been erased.
Instead of the 32 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists he apparently had in the Cleveland Cavaliers' victory over the New Orleans Pelicans, he now officially had 32 points, 11...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 8:29 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. MEMPHIS: Ended Golden State’s 16-game win streak; then won back-to-back game at San Antonio in triple OT. (3)
2. GOLDEN STATE: Bounced back from having 16-...