| Jul 3, 2015
| 8:47 PM
Wild spending on the first day of free agency in the NBA totaled $1.4 billion, according to ESPN — yes, billion.
And that wasn't counting the paydays coming to LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan, two prized big men whose contracts weren't...
| Jul 2, 2015
| 6:48 PM
And so it thankfully ends, not with the clashing of swords or divorcing of careers, but with Dwyane Wade richer, the Heat stronger and Pat Riley again out on the prowl for more.
Something good happened Thursday. Common sense won out. Common ground, too....
| Jun 29, 2015
| 4:20 PM
The Knicks' loss is the Hawks' gain.
At least that's how Tim Hardaway Jr. and Hawks management see it.
The Hawks acquired Hardaway from the Knicks in a draft-night trade Thursday. They moved from the No. 15 to the No. 19 pick, acquiring two future...
| Jun 24, 2015
| 4:35 PM
Leave it to Knicks President Phil Jackson to playfully tweak the NBA draft process.
"I'm here to speak about things I can't speak about," Jackson wryly told reporters in New York at his media briefing in advance of Thursday's NBA draft.
| Jun 26, 2015
| 12:38 AM
The Latest from the NBA draft at Barclays Center in New York (All times local):
History will judge. For those who can't wait, here's the winners and losers from Thursday night's NBA draft.
Team: Minnesota Timberwolves. No,...
| Jun 25, 2015
| 10:57 PM
The Minnesota Timberwolves began the 2015 NBA Draft at Barclays Center on Thursday night as expected by using the first overall pick on power forward Karl-Anthony Towns out of Kentucky.
By the end of the evening 60 players will have been selected...
| Jun 25, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Phil Jackson has his work cut out for him in trying to rebuild the New York Knicks. But the second-year team president also has a pretty good tool at his disposal with the No. 4 overall pick in Thursday's NBA draft.
He could use that pick to select a...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 1:48 PM
Random thoughts about an unpredictable NBA season while wondering when LeBron James will start searching for a new coach in Cleveland:
• Congrats to the Golden State Warriors, who win an NBA title every 40 years.
• I don't really know how...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 9:11 AM
LeBron James might consider himself to be "the best player in the world," but the guy many people consider to be the greatest basketball coach ever doesn't think King James is perfect.
While bemoaning the state of the present NBA game during a...
| Jun 21, 2015
| 8:37 AM
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases Friday night, the highlight so far in what's become a resurgent season for the disgraced slugger.
The New York Yankees star wasted no time, connecting in the...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 7:46 PM
Alex Rodriguez homered for his 3,000th career hit and smiled all the way around the bases Friday night, the highlight so far in what's become a resurgent season for the formerly disgraced slugger.
The New York Yankees star wasted no time, connecting...