| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:16 PM
NBA training camps will open in a week or so, meaning you're about to become experts on the tendo calcaneus (Achilles tendon) without even staying in a Holiday Inn Express.
Kobe Bryant's return from the injury figures to be a prominent storyline...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 3:48 PM
The litmus test never was Mike Miller. A 10th man is not where lines are drawn.
Not between team president and team owner. Not between star player and his franchise future.
To compare Micky Arison proving unwilling to pay luxury tax on Mike...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Even after the great wave of bittersweet sentiment over what Doc Rivers and the Big Three brought to Boston and how they left subsides to a more even tide of long-term expectations, the one word remains inescapable.
We all knew the day...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 10:00 PM
The Brooklyn Nets hired Jason Kidd as their coach Wednesday, bringing the former star back to the franchise he led to its greatest NBA success.
Kidd retired earlier this month after one season with the New York Knicks, his 19th in the NBA. The Nets...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Coaches are now competing with Dwight Howard in the category of Best NBA Drama.
You know there's some sort of bizarre occurrences….
When Jason Kidd becomes the Brooklyn Nets coach only days after shedding his Knicks jersey while coach of the...
| Jan 26, 2013
| 11:10 AM
The Los Angeles Lakers may yet impact the NBA championship race.
Although perhaps not the way Jerry Buss, Jim Buss, Jeanie Buss or busloads of fans in the Southland anticipated.
With every Lakers loss making it clearer that the mix is not...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Well, it's obvious to see what the Magic have accomplished so far: They've taken any suspense out of their participation in the NBA draft lottery … by winning. Winning way too much already.
Forget about getting a...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 12:13 PM
South Carolina Coach Steve Spurrier recently got criticized for comments made on a radio show, but one of the great things about Spurrier is that he could not care less if you or I disagree with him. And in this case, despite what you think, he's right....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 9:11 AM
MOSCOW, Russia -- nternational observers blasted Russia's presidential election Monday, saying: "The point of an election is that the outcome should be uncertain. This was not the case in Russia."
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin looked set to win...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin called for unity as he appeared headed for a third term as president, declaring victory in an "open and honest fight" in Sunday's election.
But chess champion-turned-opposition activist Garry Kasparov accused Putin's...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEWARK, N.J. - For the past 45 years, Herb Turetzky has had the best seat in the house to watch the Nets play basketball.
It was front row, center court. between the benches, every night.
Turetzky, the team's official scorer, has seen the Nets'...