Derek Fisher and Steve Kerr were under the same roof Thursday night at Memphis' FedEx Forum. Soon, Fisher and Kerr could be on the same coaching staff in New York….
The Indiana Pacers are questioning their toughness and dealing with speculation about a lineup change.
Chris Paul pounded his chest and shouted toward the Golden State Warriors’ bench. Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan high-fived, and the Los Angeles Clippers soaked in the silence of the once-roaring, gold-shirt wearing crowd as they walked off the court together.
The Grizzlies know they have to stop blowing fourth-quarter leads. Consecutive overtime wins makes the needed corrections much easier for Memphis.
The Grizzlies did not win so much as survive against the Thunder, whose Kevin Durant scored 30 points but went 10 of 27 from the field.
Jeff Teague hit a wild 3-pointer after the officials appeared to miss his stepping out of bounds, and Kyle Korver finished off Indiana from beyond the arc as the host Atlanta Hawks scored a 98-85 victory Thursday night over the top-seeded Pacers.
The All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge of Portland scored 43 and 46 points on the road to set Houston back, 2-0, in a first-round Western Conference series.
Joakim Noah, now a star for Chicago, made a lasting impression with his intense, selfless style at Poly Prep Country Day School in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.
As the final seconds ticked off the clock, the Atlanta Hawks celebrated and their fans serenaded the Indiana Pacers with chants of “Overrated!”
With his future in New York uncertain under new Knicks president Phil Jackson, Steve Mills is once again surfacing as a strong candidate to replace Billy Hunter as executive director of the NBA players’ union, the Daily News has learned.
Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson has one piece of advice for Knick superstar Carmelo Anthony: Get out of New York! Roberston, while speaking to Spike Lee on SiriusXM NBA Radio, had some pointed comments about the Knicks and the Big Apple.
When James (Guitar Jimmy) Dolan introduced Phil Jackson to the unwashed masses (and the media) last month, he vowed to refrain from sticking his beak into any and all basketball decisions.