| Nov 28, 2013
DALLAS In the grand scheme of things, especially considering what Golden State has been through, the Warriors' 103-99 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night was a step in the right direction.
Playing their second game in as many nights and...
| Nov 27, 2013
NEW ORLEANS There is Denzel Washington's speech in "Remember the Titans" and Gene Hackman's talk to his squad in "Hoosiers."
And then there's the postgame oration Jermaine O'Neal gave Tuesday after his improbable performance lifted the Warriors to a...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:15 PM
The Lakers experienced an early day, a 9 a.m. charter flight to Washington D.C.
As usual, Kobe Bryant was up before any of them.
He signed a two-year contract extension Monday morning for $48.5 million that stands to keep him with the Lakers until...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 9:35 PM
DALLAS Apparently it doesn't matter to the Denver Nuggets where they play the Dallas Mavericks.
On Saturday, the Nuggets defeated the Mavs in Denver 102-100. A day later, the Nuggets hopped on a plane and flew to Dallas where they beat the Mavs again,...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The Lakers are 6-7, lingering in the bottom half of the Western Conference and running on a treadmill the size of a franchise while awaiting the return of Kobe Bryant.
But how will Bryant look? What's the deal with Steve Nash? Who took over Jordan Hill'...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:24 PM
The Portland Trail Blazers ran their winning streak to nine games Friday night with a 98-95 victory over the Chicago Bulls, who lost Derrick Rose to a right-knee injury in the third quarter.
Rose, who sat out last season following surgery on his...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Paul George made three free throws to tie it with 5.2 seconds left in regulation, then scored nine of his season-high 35 points in overtime as the Indiana Pacers pulled out a 103-96 victory Wednesday night over the New York Knicks, who dropped their sixth...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:35 PM
DALLAS This one had to hurt.
The 76ers had the Dallas Mavericks down. But just when thought they were destined to pull off a victory, they got their hearts broken.
After taking their first lead late in the third quarter, the Mavs went on to seize a 97-...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:07 PM
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points, Wesley Matthews had 24 and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Brooklyn Nets, 108-98, Monday night at New York for their seventh consecutive victory.
Damian Lillard had 19 points and nine assists, and the Trail...
| Nov 19, 2013
DALLAS - Behind a big second half from guard Monta Ellis, the Dallas Mavericks finally subdued the scrappy but ultimately undermanned Philadelphia 76ers, earning a 97-94 win Monday at American Airlines Center.
Philadelphia held the lead for nearly all...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:22 PM
Luol Deng scored 23 points, Derrick Rose had 20 points and the host Chicago Bulls knocked off the NBA's last unbeaten team, the Indiana Pacers, with a 110-94 victory Saturday night.
Taj Gibson had 15 points and eight rebounds for Chicago, which won...