| Oct 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the East (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 33-49.
Coming: Coach David Blatt, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Mike Miller, Shawn Marion, Brendan Haywood, James Jones.
Going: Coach Mike...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 1:24 PM
(Reuters) - Following are brief profiles of the 15 teams in the National Basketball Association's Eastern Conference ahead of the 2014-15 season.
NBA titles: 17 (2008, 1986, 1984, 1981, 1976, 1974,...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 3:20 PM
A new topic up for debate in the NBA is an old topic: The length of the season.
And guess what?
People are saying it's still too long.
In the latest version, superstars LeBron James and Dirk Nowitzki believe 82 games are way too many, although they...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:08 PM
So how do the Heat stack up individually with the wise guys? Put it this way, the greatest fascination is with a certain ex-Heat.
A look at Bovada.lv's latest offshore odds:
Odds to Win 2014-15 NBA Regular Season MVP
| Oct 10, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Q: Ira, does this mean the Michael Beasley questions will end now. Or will they just come from China? -- Ollie.
A: Funny. Everyone is a Beasley comedian. But it will be curious if he buys into the system any better over there. The reality is that for...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:06 PM
HARTFORD — The Celtics have brought some of the NBA's marquee names to Hartford on their many trips from Boston to Connecticut in the past 40 years.
Fans in Hartford saw John Havlicek and Dave Cowens in the 1970s, they caught the Larry Bird-...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Orlando Magic players and coaches will face low expectations when they assemble Tuesday morning for their opening practice of the upcoming season. A panel of ESPN analysts predicted the Magic will endure a third consecutive dismal season and will...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:01 PM
There's no way the Lakers finish 14th in the Western Conference again. No chance. None. Probably. Maybe?
They were crushed by injuries last season, tumbled to the conference's second-lowest spot and endured their worst record (27-55) since moving to Los...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Celtics guard Rajon Rondo will miss the start of Boston’s season after undergoing surgery Friday to repair a broken left hand.
Rondo broke his hand in a fall at home Thursday night and is now expected to be out six to eight weeks.
| Sep 26, 2014
| 6:24 PM
In tribute to Scott Gray, who announced he is retiring after 34 years at WTIC-AM, we're going to do today's On The Fly in the style of his morning commentaries …
Wait. Never mind. Bad idea. It would be impossible, because nobody could do a Scott...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo sustained a broken finger on his left hand during a fall at home Thursday night and is expected to be sidelined six to eight weeks after undergoing surgery.
The Celtics announced that the procedure involved a...