| May 4, 2014
VIRGINIA BEACH — After graduating from the University of Virginia in 1973, Barry Parkhill had identical contract offers from the NBA's Portland Trail Blazers and ABA's Virginia Squires. He chose the Squires primarily for the chance to play with a...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Los playoffs de la temporada 2013-2014 de la NBA arrancan este fin de semana con un Heat de Miami en casa y descansado.
El Heat avanzó a la postemporada como segundo clasificado en la Conferencia del Este y en la primera ronda de la fase final...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Pick a champion, any champion.
You could make a case for any of the eight playoff teams to win the wonderfully wild Western Conference.
San Antonio has the best record in the NBA and features more precise movement than Cirque du Soleil.
| May 5, 2014
| 7:07 PM
A look at how the two series that start Tuesday night shape up.
1 San Antonio vs. 5 Portland
Key stat: Veteran guard Manu Ginobili played as if he were 28 again in San Antonio's first-round victory over Dallas, averaging 17.3 points and 4.5 assists in...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:15 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced their 2014-15 preseason schedule.
The team will play eight games starting Oct. 6 at Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, against the Denver Nuggets.
Kobe Bryant should long be ready to play by October after missing...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Ray Allen's three-point shot with 32 seconds left highlighted a huge Miami rally, and the Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference finals by topping the Brooklyn Nets, 96-94, on Wednesday night at Miami.
The Heat won the series, 4-1, and will face either...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Dr. Jack Ramsay, the passionate former Miami Heat television analyst and Hall of Fame coach, died Monday following a lengthy battle with cancer.
A member of the Heat's television team before the franchise's championship era, Ramsay worked the...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:26 PM
A look at how San Antonio and Oklahoma City match up in the Western Conference finals.
1. San Antonio
62-20 (Home: 32-9; Road: 30-11)
2. Oklahoma City
59-23 (Home: 34-7; Road: 25-16)
Season series: Oklahoma City, 4-0.
Key stat: In the four...
| May 21, 2014
| 3:54 PM
After the Lakers were assigned the seventh pick in the June NBA draft during Tuesday's draft lottery, the team can turn to filling its coaching vacancy.
Mike Dunleavy met Wednesday with General Manager Mitch Kupchak to interview for the job, according...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — The 2014 NBA Draft Lottery could have solved the Orlando Magic's overwhelming personnel problem.
The franchise needs a cornerstone player.
What's far less clear is how the Magic can acquire a player of that caliber....
| May 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The Lakers were well-represented on Friday at a BDA Sports workout in Santa Monica.
Featuring potential lottery prospects Aaron Gordon (Arizona) and Zach LaVine (UCLA), General Manager Mitch Kupchak and owner-executive Jim Buss were on hand to scout two...