Sue Bird is no stranger to surgeries. She’ll have her fourth in six years in early May to remove a cyst from her right knee.
When Kobe Bryant’s playing days end, perhaps he has a future in coaching.
Whether this winning streak for the Miami Heat ends with the NBA record or not, Chris Bosh is certain of one thing.
The Denver Nuggets plodded along for three quarters before beating Memphis at its own game.
Luol Deng scored 23 points, Carlos Boozer had 21 points and nine rebounds, and the Chicago Bulls bounced back from their most lopsided loss of the season to whip the Golden State Warriors 113-95 on Friday night.
With a win against the Bucks in Milwaukee, the Miami Heat increased their win streak to 21, remaining unbeaten since Feb. 1.
Kevin Durant scored 26 points and Russell Westbrook added 23 to help the Oklahoma City Thunder keep up their dominant play at home with a 117-104 victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night.
Rodrigue Beaubois scored 18 points off the bench and keyed a fourth-quarter run to lead the Dallas Mavericks past the Cleveland Cavaliers, 96-86 on Friday night.
When Kobe Bryant couldn’t be the tough guy on the court Friday night, he resorted to being an MVP coach.
James Harden scored 37 points, Jeremy Lin had 24 and the Houston Rockets rallied from 20 points down in the third quarter to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-100 on Friday night.
The Knicks’ slump has given the Nets new hope in their pursuit of the Atlantic Division title, and the ensuing playoff advantages.
Josh Smith made a strong return to Atlanta’s lineup with 17 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, and the Hawks led by double figures throughout the final period of their 107-94 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night.
Rudy Gay scored 28 points, Amir Johnson had 12 points and a career-high 21 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Charlotte Bobcats 92-78 on Friday night.
John Wall put on a rare shooting show Friday night, scoring a season-high 29 points and matching his career high with three 3-pointers as the Washington Wizards ran their home winning streak to four with a 96-87 victory over the New Orleans Hornets.
The hope, however far-fetched, is that both Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler will be available for Sunday’s game against the Clippers.
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LOS ANGELES â?? Carmelo Anthony leads the Knicks in frequent-flier miles on this nightmare West Coast trip, but is almost last in shooting percentage.
Perhaps Anthony will get a chance to improve that 7-of-27 Western ledger. He rejoined the reeling Knicks Friday, will try to practice Saturday and hasn’t ruled…
LOS ANGELES â?? The Knicks aren’t that desperate yet, but will be one of the teams monitoring the progress of mercurial point guard Delonte West, expected to make his D-League debut tonight when the Texas Legends host the Santa Cruz Warriors.West is a super talent and super headache, but…