| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:12 PM
TV/radio: 8 p.m., Tuesday; CSN, WMVP-AM 1000
Storylines: How will the banged-up Bulls hold up in the second game of a back-to-back on the road? The Nuggets beat the Lakers on Sunday night for their fourth straight victory.
Trending: The Bulls have...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 7:49 PM
DALLAS -- Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki scored half of his game-high 30 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and center Tyson Chandler was relentless with 25 rebounds and 17 points to slip Dallas past the shorthanded, but hustling New...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Manu Ginobili had 28 points and the San Antonio Spurs won without coach Gregg Popovich, rallying for a 106-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.
Popovich missed the game after undergoing what the team called a minor medical procedure....
| Nov 3, 2014
| 8:21 PM
DALLAS -- Dirk Nowitzki and Chandler Parsons had the Dallas Mavericks on the way to a blowout before another poor third quarter got in the way.
Despite the surge by the Boston Celtics after halftime, the Mavericks held on for a 118-113 victory Monday...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Any time you're blitzing high pick-and-rolls you will always have a corner three open after all the rotations go through. -- Alex.
A: But that's where closeout speed comes into play. Two seasons ago, when LeBron James was still around, when Dwyane...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:43 PM
When/Where: 7:30 p.m., American Airlines Center, Dallas.
TV: Sun Sports, NBA TV. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This completes the Heat's third consecutive back-to-back set, with a 1-1 record on the second nights...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Observations from Sunday night's 105-96 victory over the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center:
-- The Luol Deng Game.
-- With a little help from Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade and Mario Chalmers.
-- Yes, Mario Chalmers.
-- Move without the...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 7:59 PM
Like anything, the Miami Heat knew it would take a little time.
They figured all along they would need a few games before showing any type of finished product. In fact, they remain content on this being a season-long process.
So with each game, the Heat...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 5:46 PM
On an HBO documentary airing this week, Thunder star Kevin Durant says Pau Gasol is "into, like, orchestras and plays" and that Gasol's interests hurt Oklahoma City's free-agency chances compared to more culturally diverse locales.
It's no revelation....
| Oct 16, 2014
| 5:55 PM
He plays in what's called "the box" — a front designed to corral running backs and harass quarterbacks.
But only a fool would put Chance Carter in a box.
Northwestern's fifth-year senior defensive tackle is a free thinker in a sport that...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 6:29 PM
(in predicted order of finish)
Coming: Kyle Anderson.
Going: No one of significance.
Despite all of their sustained success, the Spurs have never won back-to-back titles. In fact they never had reached the NBA Finals...