| Mar 26, 2015
| 10:46 AM
BOSTON – It's 6:15 p.m. and the rest of the Miami Heat players are elsewhere, in the locker room, the weight room, each doing things to get ready for a game.
Rookie Shabazz Napier is out on the floor at TD Garden. There's a session of full-court...
| Mar 25, 2015
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — DeMarcus Cousins had 33 points and 17 rebounds and the Sacramento Kings dealt the Philadelphia 76ers their 16th straight road loss, 107-106 on Tuesday night.
The Kings limited Philadelphia to no field goals and three...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Joey Ptasinski didn't enjoy the 200-mile trip to American last month.
The Lafayette shooting guard didn't like missing six of the nine 3-pointers he took during that game and hates losing. But what made the trek to Washington, D.C. unfavorable was that...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 4:34 PM
The last of Sabrina Watson's three sons to play boys basketball at St. Joseph ended his career with a Class 3A state championship Saturday.
Watson was able to watch from her seat in Section 22 at Carver Arena for both the semifinal and state...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:35 AM
The Lakers re-signed Jabari Brown on Saturday, giving the rookie guard a second 10-day contract.
Brown, who originally went through training camp with the team but was cut before the regular season, was signed March 10 on an initial 10-day contract....
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:52 AM
The directive from coach Erik Spoelstra has not changed, even as the direction of Shabazz Napier's rookie season has fluctuated wildly.
From key early-season component to D-League demotion to starting fill-in for Dwyane Wade, the 2014 first-round...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:26 AM
Every basketball player dreams of playing in the NBA. So when that call from the big league finally comes, presumably after years and years of hard work, such an opportunity can only be described as a blessing.
Unless that team is the 15-53 Minnesota...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 7:46 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Zach LaVine made the tying and go-ahead free throws with 10.7 seconds left and scored six of his 20 points in overtime as the Minnesota Timberwolves outlasted the New York Knicks 95-92 on Thursday night in a matchup of the NBA's...
| Mar 15, 2015
The Heat have recalled Zoran Dragic from their NBA Development League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce....
| Mar 16, 2015
| 7:30 PM
Observations from Monday night's 106-92 victory over the Cavaliers at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- Dwyane Wade was back in the zone.
-- A zone the Heat will need the rest of the way.
-- He was electric, efficient and active on defense.
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: The Heat spent all of their time in practice thinking of new, innovative ways to turn the ball over again. -- Francis.
A: Some of the stuff Friday was unreal. At a time when the passes have to be crisp and the ball movement definitive, the Heat...