| Jun 24, 2015
| 8:50 PM
Last week Charlotte Hornets general manager Rich Cho said he would do something about the team's poor perimeter shooting, whether it be through the draft, free agency or trades.
Turns out trading was the avenue, and Cho didn't wait until Thursday night's...
| Jun 21, 2015
| 9:33 AM
"I like the homegrown product, I just do. I feel comfortable with it. And maybe somewhere in free agency or via some trades, we may have missed somewhere along the line, but I just felt I just like the players here. That's where I've gone. I not saying...
| Apr 30, 2015
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Marc Gasol had 26 points and 14 rebounds as the Memphis Grizzlies advanced to the Western Conference semifinals by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 99-93 on Wednesday night.
The Grizzlies reached the West semifinals for the...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 11:58 AM
The popular narrative throughout the season was that any one of six teams could represent the deep Western Conference in the NBA Finals.
But with the playoffs set to begin Saturday, oddsmakers are focusing on two teams in the West: Golden State, with...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 5:13 PM
NBA WEST CAPSULES
67-15 (Home: 39-2; Road: 28-13)
8. NEW ORLEANS
45-37 (Home: 28-13; Road: 17-24)
Season series: Golden State, 3-1.
Key stat: The Warriors' high-octane offense averaged an NBA-best 110 points per game and gets...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 7:30 AM
The Portland Trail Blazers (48-26) lost a critical game on Wednesday night to the Clippers (50-26), weakening the Blazers' chance at home court advantage in the first round of the playoffs.
They'll visit the Lakers (20-54) on Friday night at Staples...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 6:08 PM
Last May, the San Antonio Spurs delivered a message that resonated throughout the offseason in Portland: A talented starting five can take you only so far in the NBA playoffs.
So as the final six games stand between the Blazers and the 2015 playoffs,...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 7:43 PM
For months, the Miami Heat had been able to back up something substantive with something else substantive.
Instead, the winning streaks, as limited they were, were backed up against the likes of the Orlando Magic or Los Angeles Lakers.
And then came...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:32 PM
The last play of regulation was a confusing one, especially for Clippers center DeAndre Jordan.
"Don't worry @deandrejordan6 you're not the only person that has made a mistake at the end of a game," his mother, Kimberly Jordan, tweeted to console him...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 11:53 PM
The Clippers three-game winning streak was snapped by the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday following a 98-93 overtime loss.
The game was sent to overtime after Nicolas Batum made an uncontested three-pointer to tie the game at 87 with 26.1 seconds...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:51 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Evan Turner hit a three-pointer with 1.9 seconds left and the Boston Celtics overcame the shorthanded Portland Trail Blazers 90-89 on Thursday night.
Avery Bradley had 18 points to lead the Celtics, who snapped a three-game losing...