| 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 22, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The Clippers think that DeAndre Jordan is the top defender in the league.
NBA general managers apparently don't agree.
In an anonymous survey of the league's 30 general managers, Jordan was not given any recognition in the defensive categories....
| Jun 22, 2014
| 11:22 AM
All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony will exercise the opt-out clause in his New York Knicks contract and become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, a league source confirmed Sunday.
Multiple outlets also reported the expected development.
| Jul 25, 2014
| 3:33 PM
LAS VEGAS — New York Knicks point guard Shane Larkin caught the basketball at the top of the 3-point arc, saw the screen develop and immediately dribbled to his left.
As Larkin sprinted forward along the edge of the lane, he sped between two...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Clippers' conversion from NBA franchise to Doc Rivers Inc. can be traced to the summer night their new coach sat across from their freakishly athletic center at a trendy Japanese restaurant in West Hollywood.
Over albacore tuna and yellowtail sushi,...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:36 PM
DeAndre Jordan, the 6-foot-11, goateed center for the Clippers, operates on defense like an NFL middle linebacker.
His eyes dart, from the opposing coach to his point guard to try to see what play might be coming. His long arms extend in the air,...
| May 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It’s a close call between the number of reader questions and number of players the Bulls are considering as they continue predraft workouts at the Berto Center. Neither issue has definitive answers yet, but at least I can fake it on the former....
| May 30, 2014
| 4:41 PM
Throughout his Hall of Fame coaching career that included six championships with the Bulls, Phil Jackson developed a well-earned reputation for getting stars to buy in to a greater team concept.
If Jackson is able to replicate that success in one of his...