| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:11 AM
The smiles from Greg Oden were limited, about as limited as his minutes.
There was joy after the Jan. 15 season debut in Washington, after more than four seasons away from the game due to a series of debilitating injuries.
A month later,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 4:21 PM
It's one thing for the NBA to relegate the Magic to persona non grata (no national TV love and unfavorable schedule). It's quite another for the league to perhaps take away the one club in the bag that they've used since Dwight Howard departed.
| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:37 PM
The Lakers will open the 2014-15 season on Tuesday, Oct. 28, when they play host to Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets at Staples Center.
The NBA released the full season schedule on Wednesday.
All-Star guard Kobe Bryant played in six games...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 11:24 AM
The formulation of the NBA schedule is a delicate process, the league's 2014-15 calendar still a work in progress until it formally will be unveiled Wednesday.
But when it erupts, it will arrive with four blasts of LeBron-vs.-Miami Heat drama that...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:10 PM
The Philadelphia 76ers will acquire center Anthony Bennett as part of the Kevin Love trade, according to the Philadelphia Daily News.
The Cleveland Cavaliers sent Bennett, guard/forward Andrew Wiggins and a future first-round draft pick to the Minnesota...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 8:04 AM
San Antonio (EFE).- El entrenador de los Spurs de San Antonio, Gregg Popovich, ha sorprendido al mundillo de la NBA al elegir a Becky Hammon como entrenadora asistente, que a su vez se torna en la segunda en el baloncesto profesional masculino.
| Aug 3, 2014
| 9:43 AM
The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: Update 1: adds reaction from Wiggins and makes other edits Wolves owner: Love trade likely by Aug. 24
Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor told the St. Paul Pioneer Press that All-Star power forward Kevin Love will...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:15 PM
When Juan Jose Cavallo showed up Thursday for his first lunch at Father & Son's Smoke Til-U-Choke Bar-BQ, he thought the food might be so tasty that people were trying to break in to get it.
The front door was bent from its hinges, an iron gate ripped...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The question isn't why the NBA would try to stop the 76ers from tanking. The question is why the league hadn't tried sooner.
This is, after all, a franchise that signed Kenny Thomas to a seven-year, $50 million contract in 2003; that signed Brian Skinner...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:44 AM
Quick, digital-only thoughts from In the Wake of the News columnist David Haugh.
For openers ...
As Paul George landed Friday night against the basket stanchion in Las Vegas, his right leg below the knee snapped to a nearly 90-degree angle, a...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor told the St. Paul Pioneer Press that All-Star power forward Kevin Love likely will be traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers by Aug. 24.
Aug. 23 is the first day Cavaliers rookie Andrew Wiggins is eligible to be...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:33 PM
None of the Lakers will represent Team USA this summer in the FIBA World Cup to be played later in the month in Spain.
Pau Gasol will play for the Spanish national team, but the former Laker is now a member of the Chicago Bulls.
The Lakers are...