| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Thunder tops Wolves, hits 40 wins
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Being a starting point guard in the NBA has been a learning process for Reggie Jackson. With guard Russell Westbrook still out of service, Jackson is still learning to be the consistent director the...
| Feb 6, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY Somebody asked Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman before Saturday's loss at Atlanta what he would do if battered and bruised All-Star Kevin Love couldn't play that night and after saying he didn't know, Adelman suggested dryly, "Fly home?"...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:41 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Michael Kinney, The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: restores headline Thunder 106, Timberwolves 97
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Forward Kevin Durant posted 26 points, nine boards and seven assists to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 106-97...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Watching from afar
Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov, on his visibility after attending only his second game of the season when his team played the Atlanta Hawks in London: "Frankly speaking, there's a lot of criticism that I am not in Brooklyn....
| Jan 4, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Minnesota Timberwolves rookie forward Shabazz Muhammad, the former Las Vegas prep star and UCLA standout, will be sent to Iowa of the NBA's Development League.
Flip Saunders, the team's president of basketball operations, believes the team's No. 1 draft...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Shane Battier is intrigued.
"I think it's compelling. And it's real. I think it's very valid. And I think it's the future."
The veteran Miami Heat swingman, however, is not all consumed.
"I haven't jumped into them yet."
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:50 PM
Derrick Rose's comeback turned out to be a cameo, and the Chicago Bulls' worst nightmare became a reality again.
The Bulls' hopes about contending for a championship this season took a serious hit. Their long-term plans appear to be up in the air too....
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:27 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — This time, the Clippers played the kind of impressive defense against the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night that they failed to play Wednesday night against the Atlanta Hawks.
This time, the Clippers were a determined bunch in...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:48 PM
LAS VEGAS — Shabazz Muhammad rivaled any attraction along the Strip here two years ago.
Fans and college coaches followed him en masse from one gym to another during a summer club tournament, fawning over every shot and slick move made by the...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:34 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Flip Saunders heads out of town on a late-night shopping spree Sunday with extra cash in his wallet after Andrei Kirilenko on Saturday turned down a $10.2 million salary for next season....
| May 30, 2013
| 10:52 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- For a draft that has widely been panned as lacking star power at the top, the one strength of the 2013 class appears to be at shooting guard.
From Kansas sharpshooter Ben McLemore, who could go No. 1, to Ricky Ledo, who is trying to...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 10:37 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — The prognosticators warned there would be nights like Wednesday's.
Nothing went right for the Orlando Magic against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Plagued by turnovers, errant shooting and a point discrepancy in the paint, the Magic...