| Feb 6, 2015
If the NBA playoffs ended today, the New Orleans Pelicans (26-23) and Oklahoma City Thunder (25-24) would be the first two teams out of the Western Conference playoffs....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 3:46 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Charlotte Hornets expect point guard Kemba Walker to miss a minimum of six weeks after having surgery to repair a torn lateral meniscus in his left knee.
Walker had surgery on Wednesday in New York, the team said.
| Jan 6, 2015
| 7:44 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Tynasia Bunting is only a freshman, but Warwick High coach Vanessa Starks gets on her a lot. She sees high potential in the kid, so she rides her about working harder on defense.
"Sometimes," Starks said, "she has a tendency to...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 10:30 AM
Nothing says Happy New Year like an in box filled with Bulls questions. Here are some answers.
Why don't the Bulls just trade Derrick Rose for some draft picks? What am I missing here? I do not see any difference in the Bulls' play with Rose. Do you...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:09 PM
The sports fan in me died Sept. 9, 1972. Forty two years later, it isn't difficult to make such an admission. The hard part is admitting the sports fan in me returned from the dead in the waning days of 2014.
Growing up in the 1960s as a fan of the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 4:04 PM
The Boston Celtics and Dallas Mavericks have finalized a trade that will send All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo to the Western Conference, according to a report in the Boston Globe.
Rondo, who has spent his entire eight-year career in Boston and...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Here's what you don't do amid the hubbub about the very real imbalance between the NBA's two conferences, with the West again pummeling the East this season: You don't realign.
Because in two years Kevin Durant could be back home in Washington,...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 5:54 PM
Years from now, any time this era of Bulls' basketball is reviewed, injuries will be a dominant storyline.
The Bulls, who still have produced plenty of highlights, can't seem to get away from them.
But on a Thursday in which Derrick Rose and Joakim...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Derrick Rose declined to address reporters Wednesday, presumably to save his voice for his Basketball Hall of Fame induction speech in 2029.
That's not the real reason. And perhaps that's not entirely fair. But Rose invited such ridicule by linking...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Washington’s center DeJuan Blair, power forward Nene Hilario, center Daniel Orton and shooting guard Xavier Silas will all miss the Wizards’ regular-season opener on Oct. 29 at Miami after receiving one-game suspensions for leaving the bench...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 10:02 AM
Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel signed a multi-year contract extension on Wednesday after a disastrous finish to the 2013-14 season.
Terms of the contact were not released.
Last season, the Pacers earned the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference,...