Mar 28, 2014, 8:01 PM EDT
Shane Battier has hinted at retirement before, but his latest comments make it sound like he’ll be done after this season.
Mar 28, 2014, 12:16 AM EDT
The Clippers and the Mavericks were engaged in a chippy and competitive contest on Thursday, which is completely understandable given the position that Dallas is currently in, fighting for their playoff lives. There were multiple technicals handed out throughout the game, a few of which were earned during this one incident that took place midway…
Mar 27, 2014, 10:12 PM EDT
Mike D’Antoni is in the midst of guiding this version of the Lakers to one of the worst seasons in franchise history, and even though he has two years left on his deal, only one of them is guaranteed, and his future in Los Angeles couldn’t possibly be less certain once this current campaign comes…
Chris Bosh says league needs to ‘revisit what flagrant foul means’ after losing physical battle with Pacers
Mar 27, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT
LeBron James was on the wrong end of the whistle on two particularly physical plays during the Heat’s loss to the Pacers on Wednesday, and when it was over, Chris Bosh was the one speaking up on his team’s behalf. James has been here before, obviously, and wasn’t interested in having his comments become a lightning…
Mar 27, 2014, 6:41 PM EDT
The Kings signed Royce White to consecutive 10-day contracts, but allowed the most recent one to expire without inking the troubled player for the remainder of the season. Sacramento hardly gave White a decent look, at least at the NBA level. The first 10 days or so he spent in the D-League, and when he…
Mar 26, 2014, 11:28 PM EDT
The Pacers and the Heat haven’t been playing anywhere near their best basketball as of late, and whether that’s a product of late-season malaise or simply a combination of fatigue and attrition remains to be seen. Their matchup on Wednesday was largely more of the same, before the fourth quarter began and the competitive fire…
Mar 26, 2014, 11:01 PM EDT
Dion Waiters hit the tough long two as time expired on Wednesday to give his Cavaliers a win over the Pistons. Detroit led by as many as 16 at one point, which was the only thing remarkable about this one save for Waiters hitting the clutch shot. Matthew Delladova was Cleveland’s leading scorer with 21…
Mar 26, 2014, 10:21 PM EDT
Midway through the fourth quarter of the Nets’ overtime loss to the Bobcats, Jorge Gutierrez came down with two hands on Cody Zeller, causing both players to come crashing to the floor. The play was originally ruled a flagrant-one, but after the referees reviewed it, the ruling was changed to a flagrant-two which resulted in an…
Mar 26, 2014, 8:47 PM EDT
Iman Shumpert has regressed a bit this season with the Knicks, struggling to stay healthy as a productive member of the lineup while taking plenty of criticism from head coach Mike Woodson in the early part of the season at the same time. Shumpert returned to the New York lineup in the team’s embarrassing loss…
Mar 26, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT
Rajon Rondo is being held out of back-to-back contests by the Celtics this season, in order to be extra-cautious with the team’s franchise player who’s coming off of serious surgery, and playing in what is nothing more than a rebuilding year for the organization. That little wrinkle allows Rondo to be available for things he wouldn’t…
Mar 26, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
The Sixth Man of the Year award likely will come down to a two-man race.
Here’s two minutes of Jermaine O’Neal causing lane violations with his free throw shooting motion (VIDEO)
Mar 25, 2014, 11:02 PM EDT
Jermaine O’Neal has a quirky hitch in his free throw shooting motion, and 18 years later, opponents still haven’t adjusted.
Mar 25, 2014, 9:46 PM EDT
Phil Jackson speaks with Carmelo Anthony privately as the Knicks visit Los Angeles.
Chris Bosh answers in the affirmative when asked if both he and LeBron will return to Heat next season
Mar 25, 2014, 8:31 PM EDT
True or False?
Mar 23, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
Important NBA news: The Raptor has made his return from injury earlier than expected.
Mar 23, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT
Kevin Durant had his latest technical foul rescinded, but two more and he’ll receive a one-game suspension.
Andre Miller blames comments he made at a team meeting for benching and subsequent trade from Nuggets
Mar 23, 2014, 8:00 PM EDT
Andre Miller believes comments he made in a specific closed-door meeting resulted in his being traded by the Nuggets.
Mar 23, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT
Suns are within a half-game of the playoffs after coming back from 22 down to beat the Timberwolves.
Mark Madsen insists his three-point shooting in final game of ’06 season wasn’t a blatant attempt at tanking
Mar 23, 2014, 5:00 PM EDT
Mark Madsen jacked up seven three-pointers in a nine-minute span in the final game of the 2006 season with the Timberwolves. But he insists to this day that no tanking was involved, and that those were legitimate shots.
Blazers’ Wes Matthews warns reporter after 30-point loss: ‘If you kill us, you’re going to look dumb come next game’
Mar 23, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT
Wesley Matthews wasn’t at all ready to admit that the Blazers’ 30-point loss in Charlotte was a sign of the team having deeper issues.
Mar 23, 2014, 12:30 PM EDT
LeBron was unusually irritable after Heat’s seventh loss in last 11 games. Time to get the stars some rest?
Mar 23, 2014, 11:00 AM EDT
This was a good one.
Mar 23, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT
Trey Burke hits the game-winner from the corner with 1.6 seconds to play.
Mar 23, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
J.J. Hickson becomes the latest member of the Nuggets to go down with a season-ending injury.
Mar 22, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
Wizards’ big man Drew Gooden was fined for starting a late-game altercation with Nick Young of the Lakers.
- Report: Veteran forward Chuck Hayes agrees to deal with Clippers 3
- Report: Lakers to sign Brazilian, FC Barcelona point guard Marcelo Huertas to one-year deal 7
- Shaq to Kobe on podcast: “I just want people to know that I don’t hate you” 18
- D’Angelo Russell on Tracy McGrady tweet: “Some Lakers fans are spoiled” 27
- Anthony Davis “definitely” plans on shooting more threes this season 4
- Jim Buss defends Byron Scott as Lakers coach, “He has the Laker blood in him” 24
- Jim Buss open to the idea of Kobe Bryant playing beyond this season 32
- Derrick Rose on sexual assault suit: “I am confident I will be proven innocent” 4