| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:10 PM
The NBA's Hot Stove League is heating up, but the trade winds mostly leave players cold. With the Feb. 21 deadline looming, it is an uncomfortable time of year.
J.J. Redick's name has been bandied about. You can't blame J.J. for wondering if he might...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Barry Bonds and Mark McGwire were recently blackballed from the Baseball Hall of Fame because they were the biggest juicers this side of Minute Maid.
Ben Johnson and Marion Jones had Olympic gold medals stripped away for being massive drug cheats.
| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Amid this third consecutive trip to the NBA Finals, and with increasingly punitive salary-cap and luxury-tax penalties about to kick in from the new collective-bargaining agreement, the question becomes how the Miami Heat will be able to sustain their...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 9:16 PM
The box score offered no delineation about a Big Three or a Chosen One.
The shots were evenly distributed, as were the points, five players in double figures, two more with nine.
So now the victories in this series are evenly distributed,...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:16 PM
A year ago at this time, the NBA was getting ready to get started.
To a degree, that's the case again this season, only this time it has nothing to do with a lockout.
Yes, the New York Knicks have had their moments, the Oklahoma City...
| May 4, 2013
| 7:47 PM
That's LeBron James' view on what we're not seeing in these NBA playoffs.
"It's terrible that we don't have Derrick Rose, and now Russell Westbrook, David Lee, and a lot of guys that's just not in the lineup," he said of the...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:58 PM
OK, we survived 12-12-12 without an apocalypse and, with all due respect to the Mayans, we likely will get past Dec. 21, as well.
So let's instead move on to the catastrophe some are forecasting for the Miami Heat for 2014-15, when the most...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 7:23 AM
We appreciate that you kids need your new-fangled sabermetrics and quantitative analysis.
But with all due respect to Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey and even Miami Heat analyst Bob Chaikin, there still is something to be said for the...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 4:25 PM
A few days ago, a cold and eerie wind blew through the international headquarters of the organization I founded on behalf of jilted Magic fans.
The organization was formed when Dwight Howard left Orlando for the bright lights, big city and multiple...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 1:11 PM
It could have been an awkward moment. On one hand, Erik Spoelstra was in the process of recruiting Ray Allen as a free agent. On the other, he also was preparing to send him to the bullpen.
To say it was a delicate situation is an understatement....
| Nov 30, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Lakers chat: Who can Lakers pursue via free agency?...