The Al Jefferson Effect: Now that the Bobcats are playoff-bound, how they want their big man to help next
Apr 17, 2014, 4:53 PM EST
What affect will Jefferson have on the development of Kemba Walker, Bismack Biyombo, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Cody Zeller?
Apr 14, 2014, 3:57 PM EST
Guards sell shoes and adidas is betting big on Lillard to do just that.
Apr 11, 2014, 2:20 PM EST
‘I don’t even know if they had a sweat broken at the jump ball.’
Apr 10, 2014, 12:55 PM EST
Apr 10, 2014, 11:07 AM EST
USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo: Wall is ‘on my radar’
Apr 9, 2014, 6:31 PM EST
USA Basketball will play exhibitions in Las Vegas, Chicago and New York in advance of the World Championships in September.
Apr 9, 2014, 2:46 PM EST
With Nene back the Wizards are a playoff threat.
Apr 8, 2014, 3:20 PM EST
Marcin Gortat wants to help you be multilingual.
Apr 6, 2014, 12:30 PM EST
Nene could return next week from a knee injury that has sidelined him for the past 21 games.
Apr 4, 2014, 11:04 PM EST
The Knicks lose a tough one at the hands of Bradley Beal for the second time this season.
Apr 4, 2014, 12:05 PM EST
Will he get it?
Apr 3, 2014, 9:45 AM EST
If he does, that will break a six-year streak.
Apr 3, 2014, 2:26 AM EST
The Wizards are in the playoffs for the first time since 2008, the Pacers scored more than 100 points. Those are things worth celebrating.
Apr 2, 2014, 10:46 PM EST
Marcin Gortat accomplishes something that Rajon Rondo couldn’t a few years ago.
Mar 31, 2014, 1:22 PM EST
Don’t get any ideas. Unless…
Mar 31, 2014, 11:52 AM EST
Shawn Marion is one of just six players drafted in 1999 who are still in the NBA.* (That was 15 years ago, Mr. Boeheim.) *Elton Brand, Andre Miller, Jason Terry (barely), Andrei Kirilenko and Manu Ginobili are the others. It’s quite the impressive career for a player who has been so reliant on athleticism. Marion…
Mar 27, 2014, 12:33 PM EST
Depending on your perspective, the Washington Wizards either blew their game against Phoenix last night by falling behind by 25 points in the third quarter or showed resiliency by cutting the deficit to three points late. Considering the Suns ultimately won, 99-93, you can guess how the Washington players interpreted the game. Marcin Gortat, via…
Andre Miller blames comments he made at a team meeting for benching and subsequent trade from Nuggets
Mar 23, 2014, 8:00 PM EST
Andre Miller believes comments he made in a specific closed-door meeting resulted in his being traded by the Nuggets.
Mar 22, 2014, 11:00 PM EST
Wizards’ big man Drew Gooden was fined for starting a late-game altercation with Nick Young of the Lakers.
Mar 22, 2014, 7:59 AM EST
It started with Drew Gooden, who had been frustrated with the perceived lack of calls going his way. There was 2:14 left in the eventual Wizards 117-107 win over the Lakers Friday night when Gooden got tangled up with the Lakers’ Nick Young and the Wizards forward wrapped up Young’s arm and yanked it as Gooden…
Mar 21, 2014, 8:01 PM EST
Andre Miller says the Nuggets portrayed him as a villain, but didn’t provide any details beyond that.
Mar 21, 2014, 10:45 AM EST
Whatever value Drew Gooden provides the Wizards offensively, he’s still an absent-minded defender. (hat tip: Zach Harper of Eye on Basketball)
Mar 21, 2014, 2:41 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while watching your bracket go up in flames on the first day… Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors. Credit the Milwaukee Bucks, they would not roll over, they fought and made Golden State work for it. Stephen Curry was the guy that was not going to…
Mar 20, 2014, 1:20 PM EST
In 1997, The Washington Bullets became the Washington Wizards (though not directly due to the assassination of Yitzhak Rabin, as many believe). Wizards, a corny nickname with no local significance, hasn’t really caught on among the city’s passionate basketball fans. But it won’t change back to Bullets for two main reasons: 1. Most fans have…
Mar 19, 2014, 2:44 AM EST
Our quick look around the NBA, or what you missed while thinking it’s crazy that “Lost” is 10 years old… LeBron James, Miami Heat. Nobody likes it when their ex-girlfriend walks into the party looking smoking hot. LeBron pretty much did that to the Cavaliers on Tuesday night — he had 25 points in the…
- LeBron James: “We’re a very fragile team right now” 14
- Dwight Howard out vs. Mavericks Saturday, no timetable for his return 2
- If Derrick Rose not ready to return by Monday Bulls may add point guard to roster 12
- Another day, another Bulls injury: Taj Gibson out with sprained ankle 11
- Report: Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook could return to Thunder lineup next week 11
- Kobe Bryant says he took large enough discount for Lakers to contend 55
- Report: Jeff Taylor won’t appeal 24-game suspension 2
- Timberwolves’ Kevin Martin out indefinitely after scoring 31 points with fractured wrist 8