Apr 20, 2014, 11:00 AM EST
Shot clocks stopped working midway through the third quarter, but Raptors say all will be well in time for Game 2.
Apr 20, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
“That’s what I do!”
Apr 19, 2014, 4:06 PM EST
Playoff games are played in the halfcourt and the Nets owned that in Game 1.
Apr 18, 2014, 11:55 PM EST
This should be the East’s most competitive first round matchup.
Apr 18, 2014, 5:50 PM EST
People shouldn’t sleep on the Raptors, particularly the Nets.
Apr 17, 2014, 4:50 PM EST
Raptors fans are pumped for the playoffs.
Apr 15, 2014, 11:46 PM EST
Video of one player executing a crossover that drops another player to the floor — you know you’re watching.
Joe Johnson says he shouldn’t have been laughing on bench during blowout loss to Knicks earlier in season
Apr 15, 2014, 9:16 PM EST
Joe Johnson says Jeff Van Gundy’s criticism of his behavior was spot-on.
Apr 15, 2014, 3:46 PM EST
It’s not something you could ever prove (and the Nets may not even do it), but they could rest guys in hopes of falling into a first-round matchup with Toronto.
Apr 14, 2014, 2:14 PM EST
Spurs close out the season on top, but can they beat the Thunder in a playoff series? Can the Thunder get through the gauntlet in front of them to get a showdown with the Spurs?
Apr 11, 2014, 9:47 PM EST
Paul Pierce reaches the 25,000 point milestone.
Apr 3, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
The Knicks desperately want something the Nets possess. How quickly things have changed.
Apr 2, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
Nets have been the East’s best team since the first of the year, and may threaten Miami and Indiana once the postseason begins.
Apr 1, 2014, 12:10 PM EST
Mar 21, 2014, 8:00 AM EST
Friday some of the biggest names — Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker, Julius Randall — all take the court, plus some interesting lesser known players. We talk about seven to watch here.
Mar 15, 2014, 10:30 PM EST
There are plenty of players who make exaggerated vocal noise during the course of an NBA game, with Carlos Boozer of the Bulls perhaps heading up that very long list. While it’s accepted to a certain extent, it’s also nice to see a veteran of the game point out just how ridiculous it is. During…
Mar 14, 2014, 8:03 PM EST
Paul Pierce continues to play up his hatred of the Knicks.
Mar 13, 2014, 3:53 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while playing table tennis against a robot… Paul Pierce, Brooklyn Nets. In a game against LeBron James and Dwyane Wade, The Truth was the best player on the court. He couldn’t seem to miss on his way to 29 points on 9-of-12 shooting including 5-of-7…
Mar 13, 2014, 12:11 AM EST
Brooklyn started to look like a threat this season when they were forced by injry to go small without Brook Lopez, which meant coach Jason Kidd slid Paul Pierce over to the power forward slot. You knew Pierce could score at the four, but the surprise is how much better the Brooklyn defense is with…
Mar 8, 2014, 6:00 PM EST
BOSTON – On Paul Pierce’s first defensive possession as the Brooklyn Nets’ full-time starting power forward, Serge Ibaka backed him down on the block. Pierce bodied Ibaka, keeping him out of the paint, and Ibaka threw the ball away. On the Oklahoma City Thunder’s next possession, Ibaka posted up Pierce again. Pierce hardly yielded an…
Mar 8, 2014, 2:00 PM EST
Paul Pierce is finishing out his Hall of Fame career with the Nets at the moment, after playing 15 seasons with the Celtics and rising to the top of many of the franchise’s all-time statistical leaders lists. Pierce returned to Boston for the second time this season wearing a different jersey on Friday, but he’ll…
Feb 25, 2014, 10:55 AM EST
Rajon Rondo hasn’t been playing in second games of back-to-backs for the Celtics, as he continues to gain strength after missing most of last season and the first part of this one with a knee injury. That little detail, along with the fact that friends and family were in Los Angeles to celebrate his birthday…
Feb 23, 2014, 12:29 PM EST
Glen Davis has chosen his old coach over his old teammate. Well, that’s not the whole story. It appears Davis will choose the Los Angeles Clippers as his next destination, a spot where he moves to a team on the cusp of contending (how close is up for debate) where they are in desperate need…
- PBT’s weekly NBA Power Rankings: Santa brings Warriors top spot, lump of coal for Knicks 3
- Clippers, Mavericks, Rockets and Kings reportedly interested in signing Josh Smith 12
- Pistons release Josh Smith. WHAT? 52
- Lakers may give Kobe Bryant some nights off to rest. If he wants them. 27
- PBT’s Sunday Night Winners/Losers: Anthony Davis is playing like an MVP 13
- Sources: Kings prefer George Karl, not serious about hiring Mark Jackson 8
- Nuggets Danilo Gallinari has meniscus tear in right knee, out three weeks after surgery 7
- Rajon Rondo was very Rondoesque in debut with Mavericks (VIDEO) 20