| Nov 20, 2011
| 4:12 PM
(As the NBA remains shuttered, only now are the actual losses of games becoming real. To that end, we will offer a look on each scheduled game day of what would have been in play for the Miami Heat had they actually been playing.) The schedule: The Heat...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:33 PM
“Grand Canyon Serenade” 8 p.m. Thursday KVCR: A visual tour of the Grand Canyon is set to classical music by Tchaikovsky, Brahms and Dvorak. “Globe Trekker” 8 p.m. Thursday and 7 p.m. Saturday KLCS; 9 p.m. Monday KCET: Amsterdam...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 5:58 AM
Almost everybody who has played basketball since grade school wants to be a starter. But in the NBA, even quality players must be resigned to coming off the bench.
It's a job that calls for stars to swallow their pride and ego, and sacrifice for the...
| Feb 25, 2011
Elton Brand had 20 points and 17 rebounds, and the Philadelphia 76ers reached .500 for the first time this season in a 110-94 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night.
Led by a resurgent Brand, the Sixers have rebounded from a 3-13 start to get...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 4:18 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - The atmosphere was facilitated by a win hundreds of miles away.
Indeed Atlanta's victory over Boston on Friday was detrimental to the Pacers hopes of being the Eastern Conference's third-seed in the 2012 NBA Playoffs. After all, the Hawks...
| May 2, 2012
| 9:08 AM
I’d like to beat up Carlos Boozer for the Bulls embarrassing loss to Philadelphia in Game 2 of a playoff series that is useless in the big picture and even the small picture. I’d like to beat up Boozer because Boozer is responsible for every...
| Apr 7, 2012
| 10:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA — When it ended, Stan Van Gundy stood in the tunnel that connects Wells Fargo Center’s game court to the visitors’ locker room, and he greeted players as they walked off the floor.
“A gutsy win!” he told Glen...
| May 16, 2012
| 8:57 PM
Lou Williams stuck a three-pointer at the end of the first quarter to give the Sixers a 33-28 lead. That's the high point of the game for Philadelphia in Game 3 of their series with Boston. The Celtics dominate the second quarter to open up a double digit...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 6:48 PM
Andre Iguodala scored 20 points, pulled down nine rebounds and dished out five assists, as the Philadelphia 76ers stayed hot with a 96-86 victory over the Indiana Pacers.
Lou Williams added 13 points and six assists for the Sixers, who have won five in a...