| Feb 6, 2015
| 10:05 PM
All the perspective that was needed was there in Friday night's 98-85 loss to the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center.
How did the Miami Heat fall out of a playoff seed for the first time this season?
Because Justin Hamilton was their first player...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 8:28 PM
The Clippers needed a jolt after a bad loss, so Matt Barnes did what comes naturally.
He reached for his cell phone.
"The infamous group text," Barnes said, smiling.
Barnes usually likes to dispatch profane jokes or random pictures of people who...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:47 AM
When/Where: 9:30 p.m., AT&T Center, San Antonio.
TV: Sun Sports, ESPN. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: The Heat are coming off Wednesday's 102-101 loss in Minnesota, when they blew a 10-point fourth-quarter lead...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 9:28 PM
SAN ANTONIO — It took two and a half weeks, but the Orlando Magic finally played like a desperate team Wednesday night.
The Magic displayed emotion against the San Antonio Spurs. They showed some heart. And they did it from the beginning of a game...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 9:19 PM
The Clippers beat the reigning NBA champion San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night, 105-85.
They are now in third place in the Western Conference with a 33-15 record, five games behind the first-place Golden State Warriors, who were leading the Phoenix...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:58 PM
LOS ANGELES — Jimmy Butler likes to play the humble routine, often saying he can’t believe a kid from small town Tomball, Texas, has landed where he has.
The Bulls’ shooting guard still can aw-shucks his way through interviews if he...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:11 PM
Kobe Bryant will miss his second straight All-Star Game in February, out for the season with a torn rotator cuff.
On Friday, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver added Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins to the Western Conference All-Star roster as Bryant'...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 7:40 AM
LOS ANGELES — Several times over the years, Tom Thibodeau has reminded all how Tim Duncan averaged nearly 40 minutes in his first six seasons with the Spurs. He did it again Tuesday night before the Bulls' overtime victory over the Warriors....
| Jan 23, 2015
| 8:00 PM
With Kobe Bryant missing the game with a potentially season-ending injury, Coach Byron Scott opted to shuffle his starting lineup against the NBA's reigning champion San Antonio Spurs.
Rookie Jordan Clarkson made his first start for the Lakers,...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 6:57 PM
Friday night marked just another Lakers loss, unless you were the father-son combo of Mike and Jordan Clarkson.
Jordan earned his first NBA start 44 games into his rookie season and delivered solid results — 11 points and four assists with only...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 1:32 PM
The distinction between what coaches say and what they mean has long involved a considerable chasm, unless that coach is Gregg Popovich.
So, for what it's worth, consider the words of Hornets coach Steve Clifford before Wednesday's game against the...