| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Candace Parker had a blast in her All-Star debut. Parker scored a record 23 points to lead the West to a 102-98 win over the East on Saturday at Uncasville, Conn., and earn MVP honors.
The Sparks star was voted a starter for the 2011 game, but she...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:25 PM
DAYTONA BEACH – Joie Chitwood, president of Daytona International Speedway, says ticket sales were actually up slightly for Saturday night's Coke Zero 400, but the fact is that the crowd at this NASCAR race and most others is not even close to...
| May 27, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Duke faithful used to worry that coaching the pros would lure Mike Krzyzewski away from the Blue Devils. The Celtics called, the Lakers called, and heaven knows who else.
Never mind the notion that a college basketball lifer wouldn’t translate...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 7:50 PM
The Magic’s track record shows there will be more games like Friday night’s. I guess all the concern about them winning too much to spoil a chance at a decent lottery pick was unnecessary.
They have lost 12 times in the last 14 games. The...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Jess Kersey stood at midcourt at Appalachian State's old Varsity Gym in Boone, N.C., shaking like a leaf before officiating his first professional basketball game, a 1974 exhibition between the Carolina Cougars and the New York Nets of the defunct ABA....
| Nov 2, 2012
| 7:03 PM
Former Bobcat D.J. Augustin missed a buzzer-beating 3-pointer for Indiana as time expired, and Charlotte held on to a 90-89 victory over the Pacers in its first game of the season.
Charlotte's top draft choice in 2011, Kemba Walker, led all scorers...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Lakers 106, Bobcats 73 (final) Kobe Bryant took a rare fourth-quarter breather, sitting out the entire final 12 minutes as the Lakers let a contingent of mostly reserves help the team reach triple digits for a second consecutive game and only the third...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Yahoo! Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reports that the Lakers remain interested in acquiring Cleveland point guard Ramon Sessions. The Times' Mike Bresnahan explains why the Lakers struggle against the Charlotte Bobcats....
| Dec 29, 2011
| 4:33 PM
In the fourth quarter of a close game between Miami and Charlotte on Wednesday, LeBron James made a one-handed fourth-quarter dunk, but the ball bounced off Gerald Henderson's head and flew right back out of the net. The referees botched......
| Sep 27, 2011
| 4:35 PM
James Worthy still laments poor pass in 1984 NBA Finals...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:32 PM
Ankles were spraining, elbows were flying, and a few technicals were spruced in here and there.
But it wasn't like Frank Vogel expected his team to lose composure, just like he didn't loose his in the midst of a dull Pacers first half on Saturday night....
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:41 AM
ACC basketball’s talent drain continues at a record pace. With the expected news that Duke’s Austin Rivers and North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes and John Henson are entering the NBA draft, the conference next season will return no first-...