| Jun 3, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Is $2,600 enough to motivate millionaire basketball players? Apparently so. After the Boston Celtics beat the Lakers in Los Angeles last February, your Winter Park neighbor and Celtics coach Doc Rivers walked into the locker room and asked for an...
| Feb 8, 2010
| 6:04 PM
Husky senior Quincy Pondexter made Washington history and equaled the Pac-10 record for conference Player of the Week awards in a season by earning his fourth nod on Monday.
Pondexter joins Oregon State's Gary Payton (1988-89), Arizona's Chris Mills...
| Jan 28, 2011
Eddie House hit two deciding free throws with 6.5 seconds left, LeBron James led all scorers with 39 points and the Miami Heat rallied late to beat the Detroit Pistons 88-87 on Friday night.
James finished with nine assists and eight rebounds for the...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 8:34 PM
As a former video coordinator, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra has seen his share of poor basketball on film.
What he saw during Monday's film session probably ranked among the worst performances. When Spoelstra popped in the tape of the Heat's loss to the...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Tennis-Wimbledon Championships, men's semifinals, 6 a.m. (ESPN2), 11 a.m. (NBC)
Soccer-FIFA Women's World Cup, Japan vs. Mexico, 7:45 a.m. (ESPN); New Zealand vs. England, 11 a.m. (ESPN)
Auto Racing-NASCAR Nationwide Series, Subway...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 1:05 AM
The Miami Heat started practice on Friday, and Mitchell native Mike Miller was held out due to his hernia injury.
Only players under contract before the lockout practiced, with Miller and Eddie House (knee) sitting out because of injuries. Heat coach...
| Feb 12, 2009
The Hornets fell apart in the fourth quarter, and fell to the NBA champion Celtics 89-77 Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena.
The game was tied at 64 after three quarters. But, Eddie House hit a pair of big three pointers early in the 4th to help...
| Apr 26, 2009
| 4:12 PM
If there's any justice in the Bulls' universe, Norm Van Lier spent his Sunday afternoon high above the United Center, maybe sharing a drink with his friend Jimi Hendrix, and smiling at what transpired in the new Madhouse on Madison.
Van Lier's widow,...
| Apr 29, 2009
BOSTON -- Root canal surgery is more relaxing than these Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Given that the series made NBA history with its third overtime game, it might take less time too.
The Celtics outlasted the Bulls 106-104 in another overtime...
| May 1, 2009
This Eastern Conference quarterfinal series has changed time zones and blood pressures, featured stunning individual performances and selfless team play and traveled through six indescribable games to lead to one fitting conclusion:
Win or go...
| May 3, 2009
BOSTON -- The 43rd season in Bulls franchise history unofficially started when the winning Ping-Pong-ball combination of 11-7-9-13 from last May's draft lottery kept No. 1 pick Derrick Rose in his hometown.
It officially ended Saturday night at TD...
| May 7, 2009
UNDATED (AP) - After dropping series openers on their home floor, the Celtics and Lakers took care of business last night and evened their respective second-round matchups at a game apiece with victories over visiting clubs.
Kobe Bryant scored a game-...