The Thunder’s Steven Adams, a rookie from New Zealand, annoys opponents with an energetic, physical style that reflects his rugby background.
The latest Ray Allen playoff moment was not highlight-reel worthy. It will not have a catchy name like The Shot. It probably was forgotten seconds after it happened.
The San Antonio Spurs continued their run of hot form to trounce the Portland Trail Blazers 114-97 on Thursday and take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven Western Conference semi-finals series.
The Portland Trail Blazers had a snake in their locker room on Thursday. Not a backstabbing, treacherous team mate — a real live snake.
Portland coach Terry Stotts is running out of adjectives and analogies to describe the San Antonio Spurs’ dominance in the second quarter.
The Nets shot 50 percent from the field in the first half and had a 46-45 halftime lead, but the Heat pulled away in the fourth quarter to take a 2-0 lead in the series.
The Miami Heat delivered another strong performance on defense to beat Brooklyn 94-82 on Thursday and take a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven National Basketball Association Eastern Conference semi-final series.
The Nets have not yet established the intense rivalries or fan devotion that other teams enjoy.
Strange as it sounds, missing shots worked wonders for the Miami Heat.
LeBron James scored 22 points as the Miami Heat beat the visiting Brooklyn Nets 94-82 and took a 2-0 lead in their National Basketball Association Eastern Conference semi-final on Thursday.
The N.B.A. is moving to strip Donald Sterling of his ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, but Sterling’s wife, Rochelle, wants to keep her share of the team.
The Portland Trail Blazers were clearly rattled by the San Antonio Spurs in the opener of the Western Conference semifinals, and they were almost snake bit before Game 2.
In the eyes of some viewers, as soon as Steve Kerr takes a coaching job, he will go from being one of the NBA’s top analysts to running a team they despise.
Steve Kerr was home in San Diego contemplating his next move and giving no indication as to when he will make a decision to either coach the Knicks or the Golden State Warriors.