| Mar 29, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY The rookies aren't complaining about playing too much.
The Kings have only two healthy guards after Isaiah Thomas missed a second consecutive game with a right quad contusion.
That left rookies Ben McLemore and Ray McCallum plenty of...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 4:58 PM
As we've talked about ad nauseam, the Magic will have a significant draft choice in June.
They actually have two. We apologize for ignoring the other — the little tag-along brother.
All the attention in the first-round family has been paid to...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Records and statistics through Friday
1. San Antonio Spurs (52-16, Last week 1): Coach Gregg Popovich has managed minutes well, so his team should be energized for the postseason.
2. Oklahoma City Thunder (51-18, LW 3): Having Reggie Jackson on the...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:03 AM
The Oklahoma City Thunder and their fans breathed a sigh of relief on Sunday when it was announced that an MRI on Russell Westbrookâs right knee showed no structural damage. The Thunder will still proceed cautiously with the star point guard and could...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Of all the surprises this Bulls season has produced, the fact Taj Gibson deserves serious consideration for the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year award has to rank near the top.
Whether Gibson prevails when votes are tabulated following the regular season...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook left Friday night's game against the Toronto Raptors in the third quarter with an apparent knee injury.
Westbrook was in pain and favoring the knee after he banged it into Raptors guard Kyle Lowry with 7:...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Before heading to the Blackhawks-St. Louis Blues game Wednesday at the United Center and watching teammate Charles Tillman take part in Shoot the Puck, the Bears’ Jay Cutler had dinner with friends at Chicago Cut Steakhouse. On one side of Cutler'...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 7:50 PM
It's a little unclear what happened the past week to the Lakers.
Probably best to just recap: They beat Portland, lost to New Orleans, the Clippers and Denver by a combined 63 points, and then beat Oklahoma City.
It made no sense but became...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 2:48 PM
It has been a long, grueling journey, the road defeats against the Sacramento Kings and Utah Jazz, the six-game trip that began with losses to the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets and ended with one to the Atlanta Hawks, and, now, these latest Texas...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:30 PM
The Lakers upset the Oklahoma City Thunder, 114-110, on Sunday afternoon at Staples Center, playing against one of the top teams in the Western Conference in their fifth game in seven days.
Jodie Meeks finished with a career-high 42 points, including 20...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA begins play in its 46th NCAA tournament Friday when it takes on Tulsa in San Diego in the second round of the South Regional. Here are a few facts and figures about the Bruins, the Golden Hurricane and the tournament:
• The Bruins are...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Thunder 94, Kings 81: Kevin Durant scored 29 points to extend his streak of games with 25 or more to 37, and Oklahoma City benefited from a sizable early lead against visiting Sacramento.
Russell Westbrook added 18 points and six assists for the...