Probably, the Knicks are getting some help back to face the Cavaliers on Thursday. So there is probable cause for some relief. J.R. Smith — who sat out Tuesday against…
Gregg Popovich isn't interested in talking about Phil Jackson. The Spurs coach was queried about his longtime coaching rival before the Nets beat the Spurs, 95-93, in overtime Wednesday night,…
PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic — Barry Larkin was a Hall of Fame baseball player. He knows what it takes to win. He also knows the challenge of learning something new…
Mr. Whammy, the self-proclaimed No. 1 Brooklyn Nets fan, believes that exasperation over the Knicks’ losing ways caused team security at the
Tanner Glass, diagnosed with the mumps last Friday, has been kept away from the team ever since, and the Knicks, their Madison Square Garden co-tenants, said Wednesday that they are also taking precautions.
There are legitimate concerns as to whether this controversial owner, the general manager and head coach can work together and if the group of players they’ve assembled is the right mix.
Phil Jackson said Tuesday night that the Knicks aren’t ‘playing very confident basketball’ following the loss to Brooklyn.
Hall of Fame shortstop Barry Larkin says the best advice that he’s given to his son Shane, the Knicks’ backup point guard, is to “enjoy the experience” and “make the most” of playing under the bright lights of the World’s Most Famous Arena.
The first time the Golden State Warriors practiced this season, new coach Steve Kerr noticed something different about Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson compared to the rest of the team.
The franchise with more N.B.A. finals trips than any team besides the Lakers and Celtics is trying to return to greatness with a team built to lose.
Blake Griffin scored 21 points and J.J. Redick had 20 before both sat out the fourth quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers won their sixth straight, beating the undermanned Orlando Magic 114-86 on Wednesday night.
The Philadelphia 76ers were 16 seconds into their game against the Minnesota Timberwolves and Henry Sims was stepping to the free throw line when referee Zach Zarba blew his whistle and stopped the game.
Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been released from the hospital after receiving treatment for a viral infection that will keep him sidelined through the weekend.
The Nets, beating their first quality opponent of the season, halted the San Antonio Spurs’ eight-game winning streak.
Kyle Lowry scored a season-high 39 points on 13-of-22 shooting as the Toronto Raptors sent the Utah Jazz to their seventh straight loss, 123-104 Wednesday night.
Shooting 56 percent at home, that’s usually automatic-win time for the Miami Heat.
Monta Ellis hit a wild, fall-away jumper at the buzzer, lifting the Dallas Mavericks over the Milwaukee Bucks 107-105 on Wednesday night.
Kobe Bryant got off to a fast start in the first quarter before slowing down in the second half.
James Harden scored 21 points, and Trevor Ariza and Jason Terry added 16 each to help the short-handed Houston Rockets cruise to a 105-96 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night.
Jeff Green scored 32 points, including a 3-pointer as Boston opened overtime with eight straight points, and the Celtics snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the Detroit Pistons 109-102 on Wednesday night.
Pau Gasol addressed his new Chicago Bulls teammates following their double-overtime loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night.
Mirza Teletovic had a season-high 26 points and a career-best 15 rebounds starting in place of Kevin Garnett, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped the San Antonio Spurs’ eight-game winning streak with a 95-93 overtime victory Wednesday night.
The Philadelphia 76ers and Minnesota Timberwolves were literally going in the wrong direction.
Since Tim Duncan joined Coach Gregg Popovich in San Antonio, the Spurs have been contenders or champions every season. Still, missed opportunities — the 2013 finals, in particular — haunt Popovich.
The Knicks and the Nets have two of the N.B.A.’s highest payrolls, but had a combined 10-23 record entering Tuesday night’s matchup.