| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Paul Millsap scored 19 points and Dennis Schroder scored 12 of his career-high 14 in the fourth quarter as the Atlanta Hawks handed the Knicks their fifth straight loss, 91-85 at Madison Square Garden on Monday night.
Kyle Korver added 17 points and...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Damian Lillard had 27 points and a season-high nine assists as the Portland Trail Blazers used a big first half to rout the host Denver Nuggets, 130-113, on Wednesday night.
The Trail Blazers scored 84 points in the first half, one basket away from...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Twice this week, NBA players had their names misspelled on their jerseys.
In the Bulls' victory over the Detroit Pistons on Monday, big man Andre Drummond played the game with "Drummund" on his uniform. Wednesday night, Atlanta Hawks forward Paul...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:18 PM
TORONTO — Earlier this week, Kobe Bryant called Pelicans star Anthony Davis "an athletic Pau Gasol."
Gasol took the comment as a compliment to both players.
"There's no question he's more athletic than me, than I've ever been," Gasol said....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 7:51 PM
One team grew closer to whole Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.
And then there were the Miami Heat.
On a night Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford returned to the lineup for the first time since tearing a pectoral muscle Dec. 26, any chance of...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant informed USA Basketball on Thursday that he is withdrawing from the team ahead of the 2014 FIBA World Cup.
Durant told Coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo that he was “...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:28 PM
LAS VEGAS — In a rare interview, B.J. Armstrong said Derrick Rose is in good spirits, lauded the Bulls’ offseason moves and said his client’s main focus is pursuing a championship for his hometown franchise.
“I was recently out...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Team USA Basketball officials will announce on Tuesday that Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap have been released from the team, multiple media outlets reported Monday.
USA Basketball has...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:29 PM
Derrick Rose hasn’t played a game at the United Center since shooting 4-for-13 in a victory over the Bobcats on Nov. 18, 2013, four days before tearing his right meniscus.
That will change Aug. 16.
In an expected development given how physically...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Former UConn star Andre Drummond was among the list of 16 finalists for the 12-man U.S. World Cup team announced by USA Basketball on Tuesday.
Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap were among the...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...