| 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.
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Phil Jackson got his man. His second choice, anyway.
A few weeks after Steve Kerr spurned New York by choosing Golden State, Jackson reached an agreement Monday with Derek Fisher to coach the Knicks, a Lakers reunion officially beginning with a...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 4:43 PM
NBA free agency doesn't begin until July 1, but rumors already are in midseason form.
The latest came courtesy of ESPN.com, which reported the Heat internally are pondering ways to add Carmelo Anthony to its Big Three of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:26 PM
Lakers 127 - New York Knicks 96 (end of regulation)
The Lakers (24-46) stunned the New York Knicks (29-42) on Tuesday night at Staples Center, damaging the Knicks' chances to catch the eighth-place Atlanta Hawks (31-38).
In doing so, the Lakers hurt...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 8:23 PM
The Bulls had been linked to Pau Gasol seemingly forever.
Former general manager Jerry Krause scouted him before sandwiching the Twin Toddlers of Tyson Chandler and Eddy Curry around him when Gasol went to the Grizzlies as the third pick in the 2001 NBA...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:19 PM
The Dallas Mavericks have completed a deal to acquire center Tyson Chandler from the New York Knicks, ESPN.com reported Wednesday.
The Mavericks made reacquiring Chandler one of their priorities after their first-round exit to the San Antonio Spurs. The...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Phil Jackson has begun remaking the New York Knicks' roster to his liking, agreeing to acquire veteran point guard Jose Calderon from the Dallas Mavericks while relinquishing Tyson Chandler as part of a six-player trade that also involves a pair of...