| Mar 10, 2015
| 8:13 PM
The Big Ten is loaded with talented freshman guards this season, including Ohio State's sensational D'Angelo Russell (19.2 points per game), Maryland's Melo Trimble (16.1), Indiana's James Blackmon Jr. (15.8) and Northwestern's Bryant McIntosh (11.4)....
| Mar 4, 2015
| 8:04 PM
BOSTON (AP) — Brad Stevens didn't think the first play would work. The second one turned out perfectly.
Tyler Zeller banked in a shot from under the basket as time expired to give the Boston Celtics an 85-84 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — Pau Gasol sat in a chair behind a table surrounded by people holding microphones, cameras and recorders. Questions were shouted to him in English and Spanish, demanding instantaneous eloquence.
In some regards, Friday could have been...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:24 PM
HOUSTON — No one could have predicted Pau Gasol would start his first All-Star Game in his 14th NBA season.
But TNT and NBA TV analyst Grant Hill was not taken aback.
"A lot of people were shocked," Hill said Thursday, "but the talent has been...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:06 PM
Bulls rookie forward Nikola Mirotic was named Wednesday as one of 20 players who will compete in the Rising Stars Challenge during the NBA All-Star weekend in February.
For the first time, the game featuring first- and second-year players will pit the...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 9:53 PM
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — For one night at least, Tayshaun Prince brought back memories of his successful run with Detroit at the start of his career.
Prince scored 19 points, and the Boston Celtics held off the Utah Jazz for a 99-90 victory on...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 9:00 AM
The Lakers (12-28) travel to Utah to visit the Jazz (13-26) on Friday night, but they'll do so without Kobe Bryant, who will miss his seventh game of the season to rest.
On Thursday, the Lakers lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers (20-20) at Staples Center....
| Jan 16, 2015
| 8:28 PM
The Jazz hit five three-pointers in the fourth quarter to outpace the Lakers for a 94-85 victory on Friday night in Utah.
Kobe Bryant sat out with the Lakers playing on the second night of a back-to-back games. So did Ronnie Price with a sore elbow....
| Jan 16, 2015
| 3:51 PM
Trade winds have been blowing in the NBA for some time this season.
Magic GM Rob Hennigan is no stranger to making deals. The Magic could use a rim-protecting power forward (who couldn't?) and a go-to wing (Andrew Wiggins, we never knew ye).
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:41 AM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Wednesday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000.
Storylines: The short-handed Jazz, already without Alec Burks for the season, dressed 10 for Monday's home loss to the Pacers. But Trey Burke and Enes Kanter could return. The Bulls also are banged up, with...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Jordan Farmar is a two-time NBA champion and has been a starting point guard in the league.
Still, the question had to be asked: Would the Clippers be better served trying Jared Cunningham as the backup for Chris Paul?
Farmar is averaging career...