| 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...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:51 AM
NBA players who became free agents on July 1 or thereafter:
Top remaining: Lamar Odom, Stephen Jackson, DeShawn Stevenson, Dahntay Jones, Sam Young, Richard Hamilton, Daniel Gibson, Tyrus Thomas, Rodrigue Beaubois, James Johnson, Marquis Daniels,...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 7:05 PM
The Miami Heat weren't spying, but that doesn't mean they weren't collecting intelligence.
Ultimately, there was no need to unfasten Erik Spoelstra's open-in-case-of-emergency dossier.
But that doesn't mean plans weren't in place last...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:08 PM
The Washington Nationals will name five-time All-Star third baseman Matt Williams to be their new manager, according to multiple reports.
Williams, 47, will replace Davey Johnson, who retired at the end of the regular season. It is Williams' first...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Crystal Palace vs. Arsenal, 6:40 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Stoke City at Manchester United, 8:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Fulham at Southampton, 11:25 p.m. (NBCSN); MLS, Kansas City at...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Here's a hypothetical for you to consider.
What if the NBA asked teams to use a player's nickname on the back of his jersey instead of his last name? So, what if Glen Davis had "Big Baby" on the back of his jersey instead of "Davis?"
It's not going...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:04 PM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first two entries in a series of 14, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans but not as good as the Oklahoma City Thunder.
| Jan 14, 2012
| 4:34 PM
OK, changing things up a little bit here on the Chopping Block. Normally we give you a whole day to digest a “tale of the tape” preview. This time, we'll give you a matter of hours. Now that the ESPN “College GameDay” segment has...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:36 PM
In perhaps the least shocking news to hit the ACC this season: no Florida State players were named to the All-ACC first-team. Junior guard Michael Snaer was a second-team selection and senior forward Bernard James earned honorable mention honors. But...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:35 AM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Well, good Friday (and gameday) morning to you. After an eight-hour drive Thursday morning and a full afternoon of news conferences and practices from Bridgestone Arena, we're finally rested and recharged here on the Chopping...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 9:40 PM
College Football Countdown: No. 65 Utah State...