| Feb 3, 2014
| 11:20 PM
The Washington Wizards moved above .500 for the first time in more than four years Monday night, accomplishing the feat on their eighth try this season by pulling away in the second half to beat the visiting Portland Trail Blazers, 100-90.
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:57 PM
Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, Klay Thompson scored 22 points and the undermanned Golden State Warriors rallied from 16 points down in the first half to defeat the Chicago Bulls, 102-87, on Thursday night.
With big men Andrew Bogut and...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 9:29 PM
The Orlando Magic finally has its first victory of the new year.
Beginning the day as one of only two NBA teams that hadn't registered a win in 2014, Orlando ended its recent frustrations against a Boston Celtics team that is struggling just as much....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Kevin Durant had 36 points to offset Tony Parker's season-high 37, and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder survived a testy 111-105 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night, their third win this season over the defending Western Conference...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 11:55 PM
MIAMI -- Chris Bosh scored 24 points on 9-of-10 shooting, LeBron James added 18 points and the Miami Heat rolled past the San Antonio Spurs, 113-101, on Sunday in an NBA Finals rematch from last season.
Mario Chalmers scored 16 points for Miami, which...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers will be represented at the NBA All-Star game, but not on the court.
Kobe Bryant was recently voted in by the fans as a starter but a knee injury will force him to sit out on Feb. 16.
No other Lakers were named to the Western Conference...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:26 PM
OAKLAND — If the Lakers really need 45 or 46 victories to reach the playoffs, they better hurry up and win.
Those are the magic numbers in Mike D'Antoni's mind, the Lakers coach revealed Friday, and it won't be easy to get there.
The Lakers (13-...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Joe Johnson scored 27 points in the Brooklyn Nets' season-high fourth straight victory, a 102-98 win Wednesday night that ended the Golden State Warriors' winning streak at 10 games and prevented the first 7-0 trip in NBA history.
Kevin Garnett scored...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Less than a month ago, there were many reasons to highlight Friday's schedule on the NBA calendar and look forward to the Lakers facing the Clippers.
Kobe Bryant was nearing full stride after returning from an Achilles' tendon injury. Chris Paul was his...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:35 PM
The Washington Wizards had a 34-point lead against the Miami Heat reduced to single digits Wednesday night before holding on for a 114-97 victory in Greg Oden's first game in more than four years.
John Wall scored 25 points, and Bradley Beal and Nene...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:50 AM
A couple of observations from Duke’s 80-63 win over UCLA on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden:
Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski is a master of the post-game news conference. Or at least he was after his eighth-ranked Blue Devils played well in a...