| Dec 5, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Byron Scott didn't eat with any Boston Celtics. No chance.
"I'm still real old school," the Lakers coach said Friday. "I don't have breakfast with Danny [Ainge] and all those guys."
He didn't tease Kobe Bryant about grabbing an early meal Thursday...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 9:40 PM
Maybe Kobe Bryant should have had breakfast with Tyler Zeller. Or Jared Sullinger.
The young Boston Celtics big men took turns gouging the Lakers in Friday's game. Rajon Rondo had 16 assists, the Lakers had 14 as a team, and guess who won at TD Garden?...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Q: Can the Heat make a push for Brook Lopez as part of the Nets' fire sale? -- John.
A: Two thoughts. First, for anyone who has questioned Chris Bosh because of his perimeter-based playing style, consider that Brook is considered among the softer big...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Hornets 96, Celtics 87: Al Jefferson scored 23 points and matched a season high with 14 rebounds as Charlotte surged past visiting Boston.
Kemba Walker added 18 points and seven assists for the Hornets, who have won back-to-back games following a 10-game...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:49 PM
RIP Boston Mayor Tom Menino, who died of cancer Thursday at 71. Menino might have been infamous for messing up Boston athletes' names — he referred to Kevin Garnett as "KJ" and Rajon Rondo as "Hondo" and Rob Gronkowski as "Gonk" — but when...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. SAN ANTONIO: The Spurs get the top spot because they are the defending NBA champs.
2. GOLDEN STATE: Stephen Curry produces 24 points, 10 rebounds, five assists, six steals in opener.
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Now that the Oct. 31 deadline for contract extensions has passed, the Orlando Magic's salary-cap situation for the summer of 2015 is in clearer focus.
If the Magic wind up with, say, the third overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft and if the cap for the...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:21 PM
DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki and Chandler Parsons had the Dallas Mavericks on the way to a blowout before another poor third quarter got in the way.
Despite the surge by the Boston Celtics after halftime, the Mavericks held on for a 118-113 victory Monday...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Saturday night's marquee backcourt matchup featuring the Bulls' Derrick Rose and the Celtics' Rajon Rondo at the packed United Center was postponed because of medical concerns.
Somehow, the game went on — the fourth in five nights for the Bulls....
| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:34 PM
CHICAGO -- Evan Turner had 19 points and six assists as the Boston Celtics held on for a 106-101 win over the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night.
Seven players scored in double figures for the Celtics (3-3), who shot 51.9 percent from the field and...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 4:17 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Saturday; WGN-9, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The Bulls are finishing four games in five nights. The Celtics also are finishing a back-to-back. Once again, the will-he-or-won't-he Derrick Rose decision will hover.
Trending: The Bulls won...