LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida: The NBA playoff bracket is nearly set.Wednesday’s results filled in five of what were the six unknown matchups for Round 1 of the postseason, which starts next week at Walt Disney World.In the Western Conference: Houston and Oklahoma City will meet in the first rou
Kyle Kuzma hit a 3-pointer with .4 seconds left and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Denver Nuggets 124-121 Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak.
LeBron James threw an inbounds pass to Anthony Davis, who flipped it to Kuzma on the right wing for the game-winner as the clock ran down.
The way the NBA standings look right now, there’s a reasonable chance that the Boston Celtics and Toronto Raptors could be slotted to see each other in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
And Celtics coach Brad Stevens is already making it clear — if that happens, a blowout win over th
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida: Paul George made three straight 3-pointers in the opening minutes and scored 28 points for the Los Angeles Clippers in a 126-103 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday night.Los Angeles broke a franchise record by making 25 of 47 3-pointers, with George making
LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers showed some rust.
They knocked it off with time to spare.
Anthony Davis scored 34 points, James had the go-ahead basket with 12.8 seconds left and the Lakers moved closer to clinching the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference playoffs by topping the Los Ang
LeBron James says his thoughts on social justice can’t be contained on the back of a basketball jersey.
The Los Angeles Lakers superstar won’t wear one of the NBA-approved social justice messages on the back of his jersey when the NBA resumes competition later this month in the Orlando
The Miami Heat closed their practice facility for training after a second player tested positive for the coronavirus, multiple media outlets reported Last Friday.
Derrick Jones Jr. was identified as testing positive last week, but the name of the latest player to contract COVID-19 was not reported.
NBA players may come back to team gyms on Friday in the US states where local authorities have loosened or did not impose "stay-at-home" restrictions in response to COVID-19, the basketball association said late Saturday.
It stated that only personal workouts were allowed rather than team training.
College basketball has reached the final week of the regular season in all the major conferences.
A lot is still left to be decided.
While No. 6 Kentucky has wrapped up the SEC title and No. 8 Seton Hall has earned a share of the Big East, the ACC, Big 12, Big Ten and Pac-12 all will come down to
NBA hall of famer Dikembe Mutombo was in Milan, Italy when he heard the news.
"My phone rang. It was the league (NBA) office. They said something has happened with Kobe ... there was a helicopter crash, but we don't know if there are survivors. [Later] the NBA security toldSpeaking to us, the eight
David Stern, the basketball-loving lawyer who took the NBA around the world during 30 years as its longest-serving commissioner and oversaw its growth into a global powerhouse, died Wednesday. He was 77.
Stern suffered a brain hemorrhage on December 12 and underwent emergency surgery. The league sa
LOS ANGELES- It’s a whole new ballgame in the NBA, where a seismic shift in star talent has flung the door wide open to an array of 2020 title contenders.
The NBA, whose sudden row with China promises to linger, will be hoping on-court excitement in the wake of unexpected off-season moves wil
Guard Shaun Livingston announced his retirement Friday after 15 seasons in the NBA.
Livingston, who turned 34 this week, won three NBA titles with Golden State. The Warriors waived him on July 10.
The Los Angeles Clippers made Livingston, a high school senior at the time, the No. 4 overall pick in
BEIJING - Three-time All-Star Marc Gasol became only the second man to win an NBA crown and the World Cup in the same year after Spain brushed aside Argentina 95-75 on Sunday 9-15-2019.
Spain, who survived double overtime against Australia to reach the final, led throughout in Beijing to win intern