NBA
CHICAGO - The names and faces have changed, so have the uniforms. But some things stay the same. These new-look L.A. Clippers seem to be honoring their inglorious past and are rehashing old, familiar habits. Choking. Freezing. Brain farting. Or whatever ...
Sep 14, 2020
NBA
DENVER coach Michael Malone said he spoke with Michael Porter, Jr. about publicly expressing his frustrations over his role like the rookie did after Game 4 of the Nuggets' Western Conference semifinal playoff against the LA Clippers.Porter sparked controversy after ...
Sep 12, 2020
NBA
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Kawhi Leonard blocked a dunk at the rim with one finger. It was part of a defensive effort that deserved a big hand for propelling the Los Angeles Clippers down the stretch.Paul George scored 32 points, Leonard ...
Sep 8, 2020
NBA
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - James Harden couldn't get his shot to fall all night, so the scorer turned stopper.In this wild Game 7 that took one strange turn after another in the final seconds, the biggest play of the ...
Sep 3, 2020
NBA
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - A team is going to reach the Western Conference playoffs with a losing record for the first time in 23 years, which ordinarily would not be exciting news.This year, it's the talk of the NBA. ...
Aug 13, 2020
NBA
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Devin Booker does not like the notion that the Phoenix Suns, whose playoff chances were beyond slim when the season was suspended, should simply be happy to be in the NBA's bubble.He sees it quite differently." ...
Aug 5, 2020
NBA
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Add this plot twist to an unusual NBA season: To get the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference, a whole bunch of teams will enter the final two weeks of the regular season trying to finish ninth. ...
Jul 25, 2020
NBA
WASHINGTON - Even on their biggest roll in two years, the Utah Jazz believe they can get a lot better.Bojan Bogdonovic scored 31 points, Rudy Gobert added 21 points and 14 rebounds and the Jazz beat the Washington Wizards, 127-116, on ...
Jan 13, 2020
The Warriors dynasty is officially over and it's a free-for-all in the wild, wild West.The top teams of the conference will be vying to fill the void that Golden State has left behind, and big offseason moves ...
Oct 24, 2019
NBA
STEPHEN Curry knew roster change was inevitable.That being said, Curry and the Golden State Warriors aren't changing their expectations.The five-time defending Western Conference champions aren't the popular pick to represent their side of the league in this ...
Oct 20, 2019
NBA
LOS ANGELES - A person familiar with the search says the Los Angeles Lakers have hired Frank Vogel as coach and Jason Kidd as an assistant.The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) because ...
May 12, 2019
NBA
MINNEAPOLIS - Golden State's most recent homestand included a 33-point loss to Boston and a startling defeat to last-place Phoenix, reminding the Warriors of the work that's ahead of them to win a fourth NBA championship in ...
Mar 20, 2019
NBA
DENVER - The topic: Denver leading the Western Conference and whether teams are starting to take the Nuggets more seriously.The look from Nikola Jokic: Nearly expressionless. The Joker doesn't jest about this subject."To be honest, I don't really care," ...
Dec 18, 2018
NBA
CHICAGO - If you're a Laker fan diligently setting aside hard-earned cash for tickets to this season's NBA playoffs, which begin on April 13, 2019, you might wanna have an alternate plan on where to spend that money. ...
Oct 29, 2018
NBA
JAMES Harden scoffed at a reporter who questioned him about his struggles from long range in the last two games of the Houston Rockets' face-off with the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Western Conference finals."Who cares," Harden said. " ...
May 25, 2018
NBA
THE Golden State Warriors are a loss away from missing the NBA Finals for the first time since 2014.Yet there's no tinge of panic in Steve Kerr."Call me crazy, (but) I feel it, I know exactly what I&# ...
May 25, 2018
NBA
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota's slow-to-develop, up-and-down defense has finally started to shine, against this high-octane Houston team no less.There's been no wait quite like the one for a win by the Timberwolves in the ...
Apr 22, 2018
NBA
OAKLAND, California - Andre Iguodala knocked down another clutch 3-pointer and let out some rare emotion, triumphantly reaching his arms out wide as he ran back to the defensive end. The Golden State swingman had thrown down a spectacular alley-oop dunk ...
Apr 18, 2018
NBA
CHICAGO - After 2,460 regular season games, an exhaustive journey that began last winter and ended in early spring, the annual ritual that basketball lovers all over the world look forward to this time of year has finally arrived - the NBA playoffs. ...
Apr 13, 2018
NBA
SAN ANTONIO - LaMarcus Aldridge scored 28 points to help the San Antonio Spurs beat Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers, 116-105, on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time).The Spurs (46-34) snapped a two-game losing streak. They are tied ...
Apr 8, 2018
Sorry, no results found for