Stories tagged: nba
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 13, 2016, 9:20 P.M.
Curry scores 38 but Warriors lose to Nuggets, 112-110
Danilo Gallinari scored 28 points and the Denver Nuggets withstood a 38-point performance by Stephen Curry to hand the Golden State Warriors their third loss of the season, 112-110 on …
SUNDAY, JAN. 10, 2016, 6:06 P.M.
Nets fire coach Lionel Hollins, reassign GM Billy King
Billy King’s bold moves often seemed made with little regard for the future. Now Brooklyn’s future isn’t King’s concern.
SATURDAY, JAN. 9, 2016, 8:15 P.M.
Clippers recall guard C.J. Wilcox from NBA’s D-League
The Los Angeles Clippers have recalled guard C.J. Wilcox from the Canton Charge of the NBA’s D-League.
FRIDAY, JAN. 8, 2016, 8:52 P.M.
Former Seattle SuperSonics player John Johnson dies at 68
John Johnson, a two-time All-Star forward with the Cleveland Cavaliers who helped the Seattle SuperSonics win the 1979 NBA title, has died. He was 68.
MONDAY, JAN. 4, 2016, 12:41 P.M.
Couch Slouch: You want Kobe and Peyton to just stop? Why?
Since the 20th century, Peyton Manning and Kobe Bryant have been among the greatest to play their games – Manning for 18 years in the NFL, Bryant for 20 years …
FRIDAY, JAN. 1, 2016, 7:48 P.M.
Grizzlies’ Barnes expresses frustrations about tough 2015
Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes has expressed his frustration on social media about 2015, what he describes as “the worst year of his life.”
THURSDAY, DEC. 31, 2015, 8:26 P.M.
Klay Thompson scores 38 as Warriors beat Rockets
Klay Thompson scored 38 points and the Golden State Warriors overcame star Stephen Curry’s absence to beat the Houston Rockets 114-110 on Thursday night.
SATURDAY, DEC. 26, 2015, 6:43 P.M.
Rajon Rondo, DeMarcus Cousins forge strong bond as Kings
Rajon Rondo and DeMarcus Cousins laugh about it now.
SATURDAY, DEC. 26, 2015, 5:51 P.M.
NBA MVP Stephen Curry shoots way to AP Male Athlete of Year
Stephen Curry’s greatness as a basketball player can be measured by his record-setting shooting numbers that are changing the game.
SATURDAY, DEC. 26, 2015, 5:36 P.M.
Warriors-Cavs draws nearly 11 million viewers on Christmas
The NBA Finals rematch between Golden State and Cleveland drew nearly 11 million viewers, making it the most-watched Christmas game in four years.
FRIDAY, DEC. 25, 2015, 10:19 P.M.
Clippers hold off Lakers 94-84 in Bryant’s last Christmas game
Chris Paul scored 23 points and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 94-84 on Friday night to end a three-game skid.
FRIDAY, DEC. 25, 2015, 9:08 P.M.
Rockets end Spurs’ 7-game streak with 88-84 win
The Houston Rockets had their best defensive performance of the season in a victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night.
FRIDAY, DEC. 25, 2015, 7:05 P.M.
Warriors beat Cavaliers 89-83 in NBA Finals rematch
Even when all those long-range shots aren’t falling like usual, the defending-champion Golden State Warriors showed they are quite comfortable grinding out wins.
FRIDAY, DEC. 25, 2015, 5:36 P.M.
Butler scores 23 points, Bulls beat Thunder 105-96
The Chicago Bulls were angry and on edge after three straight losses. They channeled those emotions into one of their best wins of the season.
THURSDAY, DEC. 24, 2015, 6:48 P.M.
Mark Price experiences growing pains in first year with Charlotte
Former NBA guard Mark Price is experiencing some growing pains in his first year as coach of the Charlotte 49ers.
THURSDAY, DEC. 24, 2015, 6:40 P.M.
For Davis and many more, their NBA Christmas debut awaits
Jrue Holiday grew up watching Christmas Day games, with his hometown Los Angeles Lakers almost being an annual fixture in the NBA’s holiday lineup.
THURSDAY, DEC. 24, 2015, 6:19 P.M.
LeBron James, Cavaliers await Christmas rematch against Warriors
When LeBron James walks into Oracle Arena for the first time since Game 5 of last season’s NBA Finals, he knows it will trigger unpleasant thoughts about how his Cleveland …
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015, 9:14 P.M.
Ex-Clippers owner Donald Sterling drops lawsuit against V. Stiviano
Billionaire Donald Sterling dropped his lawsuit against a former female friend over the recording of his off-color remarks that cost him ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015, 6:34 P.M.
NBA stars support campaign to end gun violence in new spot
Stephen Curry heard about a shooting involving a 3-year-old girl over the summer.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23, 2015
Marcus Thompson: Warriors’ Klay Thompson is back in All-Star form
Klay Thompson emerged from the bowels of the Warriors’ training area gripping his left wrist.
MONDAY, DEC. 21, 2015, 11 P.M.
In brief: Swoopes-Loyola Chicago women post upset
Sheryl Swoopes was a special basketball player with more individual awards than can be listed in addition to an NCAA title, three Olympic gold medals and four WNBA championships.
SATURDAY, DEC. 19, 2015, 10:32 P.M.
James’ courtside crash raises concerns for NBA fan safety
Chasing after a loose ball, Cavaliers superstar LeBron James crashed into the wife of PGA golf champion Jason Day, sending her tumbling violently backward from her seat in an incident …
SATURDAY, DEC. 19, 2015, 8:26 P.M.
Indiana Pacers forward Paul George fined $35,000 by NBA
Indiana Pacers forward Paul George was fined $35,000 by the NBA on Saturday for public criticism of officiating and using profanity in a live television interview.
THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 2015, 9:51 P.M.
LeBron James plows into crowd, wife of golfer Jason Day hurt
LeBron James crashed into a courtside seat, accidentally knocking over and injuring PGA champion Jason Day’s wife during the Cavaliers’ win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 2015, 7:09 P.M.
Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert delivers fiancee’s baby
Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert calmly delivered a baby girl when his fiancee unexpectedly went into labor.
TUESDAY, DEC. 15, 2015, 4:21 P.M.
Steve Kerr attends Warriors practice, return still unknown
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr was present at practice Tuesday appearing to act more like himself, according to people on the team. But the Warriors still do not know …
SUNDAY, DEC. 13, 2015, 8:17 P.M.
With streak over, regular season begins for Warriors
Every victory raised the stakes for the Golden State Warriors.
THURSDAY, DEC. 10, 2015, 8:55 P.M.
Dolph Schayes, big man with a guard’s flair, dies at 87
Hall of Famer Dolph Schayes, a 12-time All-Star who refined the big man’s role in the infancy of the National Basketball Association, has died. He was 87.
THURSDAY, DEC. 3, 2015, 7:20 P.M.
Kyrie Irving nearing return with Cavaliers
Kyrie Irving’s eyes are pointed forward, and once he’s back on the floor the Cavaliers star guard intends to keep looking ahead.
TUESDAY, DEC. 1, 2015, 5 P.M.
Golden State interim Luke Walton wins coach of the month despite zero official wins
Luke Walton has more NBA coach of the month awards than official wins.