| Mar 3, 2015
| 10:02 AM
The Clippers dressed hurriedly in their locker room late Monday night inside Target Center, trying to beat an approaching snowstorm so they could head home to Southern California. They had already weathered a tougher challenge by coming back to defeat the...
| Mar 3, 2015
The new day-after NBA reports on referee calls in the final two minutes of close games could generate some strong reactions from the Clippers.
Oh, goody probably won't be among them.
The severely short-handed Clippers came out on the wrong end of...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 6:15 PM
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Shabazz Muhammad will have season-ending surgery on the middle finger on his left hand, the latest serious injury the team has suffered this season.
The Timberwolves announced on Saturday Muhammad will have surgery on a...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 12:11 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Kevin Garnett is coming back to the place it all began.
The Minnesota Timberwolves are sending forward Thaddeus Young to the Brooklyn Nets for Garnett, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 5:20 PM
The Magic are back to a place they didn't really want to be: the lottery race.
They are in the thick of it again after a free-fall. Now looms an intriguing dilemma I shouldn't bring up after so much losing cost Jacque Vaughn his job and fans so much...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:39 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Thursday’s games:
1. GOLDEN STATE: Curry, Thompson are first two All-Star starters for Warriors since Barry, Thurmond in 1967. (3)
2. ATLANTA: Hawks have record-tying four All-...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:39 PM
Gary Neal (Towson University, Aberdeen, Calvert Hall), a shooting guard who has been splitting time recently with Lance Stephenson at backup point guard, was traded by the Charlotte Hornets to the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday for veteran point...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:35 PM
Observations from Wednesday night's 102-101 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves at the Target Center:
-- This can’t happen.
-- Perhaps a timeout at the end, amid the scramble?
-- Perhaps not as cautious with Hassan Whiteside's...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 3:11 PM
When/Where: 8 p.m., Target Center, Minneapolis.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the second game of the two-game season series . . . The Heat jumped out to a 29-13 lead at the end of the...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 10:02 PM
The Atlanta Hawks' franchise-record 19-game winning streak was snapped Monday night by the New Orleans Pelicans, who defeated the Hawks, 115-100, in New Orleans.
All-Star forward Anthony Davis had 29 points and 13 rebounds to help New Orleans win for...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:05 PM
The Atlanta Hawks keep finding new ways to extend the longest winning streak in franchise history. This time, Kent Bazemore was the surprise star off the bench.
Atlanta overcame 37 points by Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge to win its 18th straight game...