| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:47 PM
October 2, 2014
Q: Ira, if Josh McRoberts misses the preseason will he still be a starter like you've been telling us? -- James, Miami.
A: I think the recovery from his toe surgery could put that in jeopardy, since McRoberts...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Part of the rhythm of the NBA is the continuum is that you get to pick up where you left off, especially the elite.
While the offseasons tend to be brief, there is ample time to reflect, reassess, rededicate.
Eventually, the Detroit Pistons...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Erik Spoelstra rounded out his Miami Heat coaching staff Wednesday by bringing back a familiar face, as well as a former NBA coach.
In the wake of the recent reassignments of longtime assistant coaches Ron Rothstein and Bob McAdoo, Spoelstra has...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Do the Heat's coaching reassignments and Keith Smart potentially joining the team mean that Erik Spoelstra is finally outgrowing Pat Riley and finding his own way? -- Anthony.
A: I think Erik has already found his own way. I also think, to a degree,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Miami Heat on Thursday clarified the restructuring of their coaching staff with the announcement of new roles for former assistant coaches Ron Rothstein and Bob McAdoo.
Rothstein, who previously had served as the franchise's initial coach and...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:19 PM
The Miami Heat's Duke replenishment program continues.
In the wake of losing forward Shane Battier to retirement and ESPN's broadcast booth, the Heat have added a third former Blue Devil to their training-camp roster, with a recent workout by...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Just before the start of the third quarter Wednesday night, public-address announcer Paul Porter called fans' attention to Amway Center's video board for a series of Orlando Magic highlights from the first half.
The montage lasted about 30 seconds....
| Apr 27, 2011
| 11:33 AM
The Golden State Warriors have cut ties with head coach Keith Smart,
announcing Wednesday that Smart will not be retained for the 2011-12 season.
The team will begin a search for its new coach immediately.
"It's never easy to make difficult decisions,...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:59 PM
The Sacramento Kings have relieved Paul Westphal of head coaching duties.
The organization made the announcement Thursday morning.
In the statement, President of Basketball Operations for the Kings Geoff Petrie thanked Westphal for his efforts, “...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 8:53 PM
SACRAMENTO — The Orlando Magic now know what life would be like without Dwight Howard.
But the team now knows what new acquisition Glen Davis can do.
With Howard plagued by foul trouble, Davis' defense and gritty play propelled the Magic to a 104-...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 10:34 PM
Tom Crean set as a goal in the rebuilding of the Indiana basketball program to invite famous alumni back to the school to join in the process.
Some have answered that call as fans, but Calbert Cheaney wants something a little bit more.
The Hoosier great...