| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:11 AM
The smiles from Greg Oden were limited, about as limited as his minutes.
There was joy after the Jan. 15 season debut in Washington, after more than four seasons away from the game due to a series of debilitating injuries.
A month later,...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:47 PM
Former Virginia forward Akil Mitchell signed a free-agent deal with the Houston Rockets and said he will play for them in a summer league.
Mitchell's defense and rebounding were crucial in the Cavaliers' drive to the ACC regular-season and...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 2:54 PM
The NBA Players Association wants an immediate vote from league owners on Donald Sterling selling the Clippers, the union’s first vice president, Roger Mason Jr., said Tuesday.
“We’re not quite satisfied,” Mason said during a...
| May 14, 2014
| 3:40 PM
With the Miami Heat focusing on winning a third straight championship, another topic continues to overshadow their chase at history.
Before Wednesday's Game 5 against the Brooklyn Nets in the Eastern Conference semifinals, forward LeBron James had to...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The decision came quickly and decisively from NBA Commissioner Adam Silver -- a lifetime ban for Clippers owner Donald Sterling.
Former and current NBA players were almost as quick in their praise for Silver, who became the league's commissioner just...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 4:43 PM
An overwhelming majority of NBA teams would vote for Donald Sterling to sell the Clippers, according to comments made Tuesday by numerous owners around the league.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver does not have the power alone to force Sterling to sell...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Adam Silver answered the weight of sports history with the required precision of an accomplished lawyer and the inspired vision of a proud American. The NBA commissioner picked up that great weight of history high overhead Tuesday and dropped it on Donald...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Even before the Miami Heat took flight late Thursday night, LeBron James was preparing for his next superhero turn.
This time, apparently as a villain.
One, the Heat announced Friday, who has a broken nose and is a game-time decision for Sunday's...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:45 PM
It’s a gray, snowy afternoon in Auburn Hills, Mich. And yet, the inbox still works.
The Bulls are going to have to make a push for Melo this offseason, right? --Philip K.
Ah, the Carmelo Anthony question. Here’s what it would take to...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Erik Spoelstra's back pocket is loaded with possibilities. When the Miami Heat coach pulls something out, it's tends to be noteworthy.
Take Sunday's victory over the Detroit Pistons at the Palace of Auburn Hills, when, for the first time this...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 2:23 PM
The Miami Heat schooled the NBA during the regular season and playoffs. They also managed to make efficient work of their offseason math.
Here's an update to help make sense of the numbers, with the only prime consideration left being what, if...