No lead can be too big in the NBA playoffs.
The San Antonio Spurs found that out Tuesday, but they received enough from Tony Parker and Tim Duncan to record a hard-fought win.
Parker notched 15 points and a playoff-career-high 18 assists to lead the Spurs to a 93-89 OT win against the Grizzlies in Game 2 [...]
Vinny Del Negro is out as coach of the L.A Clippers after a season in which the team won its first division title but lost in the first round of the playoffs.
The team said he will not be offered a contract when his current one expires at the end of June. He is just the [...]
For the second time in 3 years, the Cavaliers will have the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.
“It’s huge for us,” Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert said after Cavaliers won the draft lottery. “This is our 3rd consecutive year in the lottery. Hopefully, it’s our last for a long, long time.”
The Cavaliers chose LeBron James [...]
Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan is changing his team’s name to the Hornets, claimed a person familiar with the situation.
The person related Jordan will detail the timetable for the change to be completed at a conference the Bobcats have prepared.
NBA deputy commissioner and COO Adam Silver formerly said it would take ”about 18 months” for [...]
The L.A. Lakers do not yet know Dwight Howard’s decision for next season, but the All-Star center made his feelings about Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni known before starting his offseason.
Nearly 3 weeks have passed since Howard had his exit interview with the L.A Lakers and there’s been barely a peep out of Howard since.
While he [...]
Some of the players were old, though the Knicks say their team is young in its development.
So they feel like they need time, not an overhaul, to get further next season.
”We’re absolutely fine. I love our team just the way in which it is,” point guard Raymond Felton said. ”When you start to make too [...]
Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson announced to screaming throngs of Kings fans the deal to sell the NBA franchise to a group led by software entrepreneur Vivek Ranadive has been signed.
The announcement at a City Hall rally brings to an end just about 5 months of maneuvering by Johnson to secure a new ownership group, convince [...]
The Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers don’t start the Eastern Conference finals till Wednesday, but that hasn’t stopped the teams from engaging each other early.
Heat star LeBron James took exception Sunday to Pacers coach Frank Vogel making reference to Miami as “just the next team” standing between Indiana and a shot at an NBA title.
Dwight Howard is hitting the open markets this summer, meaning he’ll need to keep his mind clear and think hard and long about making the right choice relating to his future and his chances at winning a championship.
One of the numerous options the superstar center will have on the table is to uproot from LA [...]
On Saturday, it produced the most important payoff for the Indiana Pacers in nearly ten years.
Roy Hibbert’s block of Carmelo Anthony’s dunk attempt midway through the 4th quarter spurred an 11-2 run that rallied the Pacers to a 106-99 victory in Game 6 of their 2nd-round series, sending them into their first Eastern Conference last [...]