| 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 21, 2015
| 7:51 PM
There used to be a cushion for nights such as these, when a roster is being reshuffled following the trade deadline, when illness deals a shocking blow to the rotation.
This season's Miami Heat have no such leeway, which is why Saturday night's 105-91...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:10 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Courtney Lee and Vince Carter are forever linked in Orlando Magic history.
On June 25, 2009, just 11 days after they lost in the NBA Finals, the Magic made a blockbuster trade, acquiring Carter and Ryan Anderson from the New...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 7:47 PM
The New Orleans Pelicans snapped the Clippers' six-game winning streak with a 108-103 victory on Friday evening.
The Pelicans, who trailed the Clippers by one point, 54-53, at halftime, opened the third quarter with an 11-2 run and went on to take a 12-...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 9:55 AM
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Actually, it was the worst of nearly everything for the Clippers during a 108-103 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night at the Smoothie King Center. The Pelicans didn’t have All-Star...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:37 PM
The interest level seemed to dip considerably when it was announced Friday evening that Anthony Davis wouldn't play for the New Orleans Pelicans against the Clippers.
The Pelicans were a young and inconsistent team missing their best player. The...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Ira, if the Heat are so concerned about their rebounding, and they should be, why would Erik Spoelstra be playing Mario Chalmers alongside Norris Cole? This team can't afford to go small. -- Michael, Parkland.
A: You raise a legitimate point,...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 10:58 PM
Anthony Davis extended his massive arms early in the third quarter, grabbing a lob and stuffing it through the basket.
About a minute later, Blake Griffin took a pass from Chris Paul in transition and drove for a ferocious one-handed dunk.
| Oct 25, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the West (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 62-20.
Coming: Kyle Anderson.
Going: No one of significance.
Despite a storied history, the Spurs have never won back-to-back titles. In...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Here's our team-by-team preview of the Western Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions.
SOUTHWEST DIVISIONSan Antonio Spurs
Last Season: 62-20, 1st in Southwest. Defeated Miami to win NBA title.
The Buzz: The way the...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 10:08 AM
NEW ORLEANS — Calm. Cool. Collected.
That’s how rookie point guard Elfrid Payton is looking as he prepares to make his NBA regular-season debut in his hometown.
“It’s just like any other game,” Payton said moments ago,...