| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:24 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. GOLDEN STATE: Winning streak at 11; third in scoring (106.8), first in defensive field-goal percentage (41%). (2)
2. SAN ANTONIO: Old Man Tim Duncan (38) had...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:55 PM
In Shannon Ryan's predicted order of finish.
2013-14 record: 30-8, 12-6 Big Ten (T-2nd).
Big Ten tournament: Lost to Michigan State in the semifinals.
NCAA tournament: Lost to Kentucky in the Final Four.
Key players: Center Frank...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 2:11 PM
Remember all the hoopla and hype surrounding the NBA's draft class of 2014? It offered players to die for — or at least to tank for: Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Joel Embiid.
Well, it was the storm before the calm.
None of them has caused...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:39 PM
NEW YORK -- In the Utah Jazz's previous five games before its showdown with the New York Knicks on Friday night, point guard Trey Burke was struggling to get his shot down.
The second-year pro from Michigan was shooting just 28 percent from the field...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 8:37 PM
Last week's ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday's games:
1. MEMPHIS: Other than a slip-up loss at Milwaukee, the Grizzlies are playing at a high level. (3)
2. HOUSTON: Rockets shoot a league-leading 32.4 three-point attempts. (1)...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:16 PM
HOUSTON - El escolta Kobe Bryant no ha tenido ningún tipo de satisfacción con el juego de Los Ángeles Lakers, pero la pasada jornada fue la más completa y positiva al conseguir otra marca personal, superar los 32.000 puntos, y a la vez hacerlo con la...
| 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 22, 2014
| 10:22 AM
HOUSTON - La aportación individual del escolta estrella Kobe Bryant no pudo evitar otra derrota de Los Ángeles Lakers en la jornada de pretemporada de la NBA que también dejó los triunfos de los Heat de Miami y Warriors de Golden State, que volvieron a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 10:10 PM
Streamers fell from the rafters as the Clippers and Utah Jazz trudged off the court after a game in which neither a title was won nor anyone's reputation was made.
It's the preseason, not a time for celebrations or vital takeaways about the meaningful...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Northwestern coach Chris Collins has been named to the coaching staff for the USA Basketball training camp this week in Las Vegas.
Collins will coach the USA Select Team – a group of young NBA stars practicing against the National Team, which is...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 10:18 PM
NEW ORLEANS — It was hard to tell what shocked fans more, the NBA's new dunk contest rules or a performance by Vanilla Ice.
Maybe contest organizers should think twice, twice baby.
Washington's John Wall was declared the winner in fan voting...