| Sep 29, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Tobias Harris and Nik Vucevic made it clear Monday: Each said he wants to sign a contract extension with the Orlando Magic by the Oct. 31 deadline to do so.
"Obviously, I want to be here," Harris, a 22-year-old forward, said during the Magic's annual...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 3:24 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — A quick tour of Portland's downtown neighborhoods reveals a city resembling the ongoing development in Orlando.
The restaurants and bars that line Northwest 23rd Avenue in downtown Portland pulsated with activity a few hours...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:08 AM
The sight that stirred Francis Scott Key on the morning of Sept. 14, 1814, from the deck of a ship on the Patapsco River, not only gave proof of the country's ability to survive a war with Britain. It also generated the verses that, set to a song of...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:34 PM
It all started with a walk through the hood.
Father Michael Pfleger, head of St. Sabina Parish on the South Side, and Isiah Thomas, a West Side native and NBA legend, tell the same story in slightly different ways.
However, both agree that after a...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:19 PM
It's official: LeBron James is once again a signed, sealed and delivered member of the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Team general manager David Griffin made the announcement Saturday night that the four-time MVP and 10-time All-Star had signed a contract to...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Restricted free agent Troy Daniels, a former VCU guard from Roanoke, re-signed with the Houston Rockets, according to the Houston Chronicle.
Daniels played just five games for Houston in the regular season, but he hit a winning 3-pointer in Game 3...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:01 AM
An under-30 basketball superstar returned to his hometown team with an avowed goal of giving the city the NBA championship it so narrowly missed in his first go-round there.
That's not just the story of LeBron James and Cleveland. It's also the plot...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:36 AM
Site: Verizon Center, Washington
Time: 11:30 a.m.
TV: NBA TV
Key players: Connecticut - G Katie Douglas, G Alex Bentley, F Chiney Ogwumike, F Kelsey Bone. Washington — G Ivory Latta, G Bria Hartley, F Emma Meesseman, C Kia Vaughn
| Jun 24, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Thirty-eight players from UConn have been chosen in the NBA draft, beginning with Toby Kimball in 1965, and 18 have gone in the first round. The Huskies have made a habit of sending quality guards to the NBA. Shabazz Napier, projected to be drafted in the...
| Jun 7, 2014
Under Armour, which has wooed consumers with sweat-wicking T-shirts and other innovations, is banking on a new fabric that conforms to the foot like a second skin to help the company break into the crowded athletic shoe market.
| Aug 21, 2014
| 5:36 PM
Game 1: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Philips Arena, NBA TV.
Game 2: 6 p.m. Sunday, Allstate Arena, ESPN2.
Game 3: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Philips Arena, NBA TV (if necessary).
Records: Sky 15-19; Dream 19-15.
Playoff history: Sky, second straight appearance; as...