| Aug 24, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Officially, the title remains the same as it has been for years, "Secretary-Treasurer of the National Basketball Players Association."
But for weeks, Miami Heat forward James Jones found himself acting as a political operative, of sorts, as well....
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:08 PM
NBA teams have completed the bulk of their offseason moves, so now’s the perfect time to evaluate what, if anything, has changed in the Eastern Conference’s balance of power.
There will be two competitions to watch in the season ahead.
| Jul 19, 2013
| 12:33 PM
The NBA bills the NBA Development League as its “official minor league,” a place where young players can gain some experience and veteran players coming off injuries can play a few games to get back into basketball shape.
For many NBA teams,...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 11:08 PM
Michael Phelps, Jessica Long among winners
Michael Phelps won two ESPY Awards on Wednesday night at the annual ceremony in Los Angeles, topping the "Best Male Olympian" and "Best Record Breaking Performance" categories, and Jessica Long...
| Jul 17, 2013
WEDNESDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| MiLB || Triple-A All-Star Game || MLB9 ||
|| Triple-A All-Star Game (T) || MLB3 a.m. ||
|| NBA || Summer: Minnesota vs. Miami (T) || NBA9 a.m. ||
|| Summer: Dallas vs. NBA D-League (T) ||...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Report: ACC, AAC reach six-year deal with Military Bowl
The American Athletic Conference and Atlantic Coast Conference have agreed to a six-year deal with the Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman beginning in 2014, ESPN reported,...
| Oct 16, 2012
Salary dumps are designed to save teams money while shedding extraneous players.
They don't normally help them land a Hall of Famer.
Salary dumps allow teams to rid themselves of aging veterans.
They don't usually help them find up-and-comers they...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 1:13 AM
"Practice? We're talking about practice, man. We're talking about practice. We're talking about practice?"
With apologies to Allen Iverson, yes, we're talking about practice.
And in the case of Miami Heat forward Mike Miller, we're talking...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Kobe Bryant called NBA Commissioner David Stern's idea of a 23-and-younger age limit for Team USA in future Olympics "stupid."
Only Kobe might be able to get away with using the word "stupid" and his boss in the same sentence.
Stern threw out the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:20 PM
Rob Hennigan, a year on the job as the Magic's general manager, has yet to hit the beach.
"Look at me," Hennigan joked Wednesday, pointing to his ivory forearms. He does look like an extra on "Twilight". His sleeves were rolled up, as usual....
| Nov 24, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Dwyane Wade is back now, and that's what matters most.
But because the NBA season is a repetitive cycle, it also is worth looking back if only to avoid a similar situation, with a similar asset.
A week ago, before Wade sat out for a week,...