December 12 11:39 AM
While the Warriors continue to rule as No. 1, it’s Kristaps Porzingis and the Knicks who are making some noise in Marc Stein’s latest rankings.
December 12 05:39 PM
Tim Duncan and Pau Gasol played a spontaneous game of one-on-one after the Spurs practiced Monday. After the game, Duncan gave Gasol, a 16-season NBA veteran whom the Spurs acquired over the summer, some helpful tips. Gasol and Duncan have enjoyed some epic battles in the past, most notably when Gasol played for the Los Angeles Lakers from 2008-14. When the NBA schedule was released, Gasol would make note of when he would face the Spurs …
December 12 10:40 AM
Here are 10 names you may not recognize. Are the professional basketball players for the Grizzlies or actors in the upcoming Rogue One: A Star Wars Story?
December 12 11:50 PM
PHOENIX — When Brandon Jennings agreed to sign with the Knicks to be Derrick Rose’s point-guard caddie, team president Phil Jackson told him to aim for Sixth Man of the Year honors. Jennings is hee…
December 12 10:10 PM
LeBron James received Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year for 2016 Monday night and thanked, among others, Muhammad Ali.
December 12 10:48 PM
Jeremy Lin is back and the Nets look better because of it, but that didn’t stop Houston from bursting Brooklyn’s bubble.
The Houston Rockets (18-7) won its seventh consecutive game, 122-118,…
December 12 05:16 PM
Jameer Nelson has been a vital leader for the Nuggets this year, writes Cody Taylor.
December 12 08:32 AM
Basketball Insiders’ senior writer Ben Dowsett talks with Salt Lake Tribune Utah Jazz beat writer Tony Jones on their picks for the MVP and Defensive player of the Year awards at this point in the season. Then it’s all things Utah Jazz, including Gordon Hayward and Rudy Gobert’s chances of making the All-Star game, the team’s injury woes, extensions for eligible players and much more.
December 12 06:01 PM
Stephen Jackson returns to talk with Amin Elhassan, BIG Wos and Black Tray about being discovered, his comeback, playing for Popovich, Warriors’ stories, J. Cole and more.
December 12 05:40 PM
By all accounts, Gregg Popovich did not need a GPS to navigate his way to the Spurs’ practice gym Monday. With three days off between the Spurs’ 130-101 victory over Brooklyn on Saturday and their next game Wednesday against Boston at the AT&T; Center, Popovich at last had a chance to drag his team out onto the practice floor. If you ask Popovich, the effects of the 35-day hiatus from practice has been evident in the Spurs’ play …
December 12 04:01 PM
“It’s important that his story continues for generations to come,” James said.
December 12 02:56 PM
DEC 12, 2016 – The Thunder opens a two-game road trip on Tuesday against Portland’s loaded backcourt and could be without one if its best perimeter defenders. Guard Victor Oladipo missed Monday’s practice with what the Thunder called a sprained wrist.