1. How Can the Miami Heat Replace Chris 'Birdman' Andersen?

    He’s a devastatingly efficient scorer, one of the best in the sport. A few inches below 7'0", he’s made his mark on championship teams despite some unflattering off-court headlines ...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 21 days ago 14,441 reads 37 comments

  2. Magic End Road Trip with Win over Kings

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Orlando Magic finished their six-game road trip on a positive note Saturday night, beating the Sacramento Kings 105-96 at Sleep Train Arena......

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 22 days ago 80 reads 0 comments

  3. Magic End Four-Game Losing Streak to Kings

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Tobias Harris scored a season-high 27 points, Channing Frye made a game-changing 3-pointer late in the fourth quarter and the Orlando Magic beat the Sacramento Kings 105-96 on Saturday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 22 days ago 101 reads 0 comments

  4. Orlando Magic Beat the Utah Jazz 98-93

    SALT LAKE CITY — If the first four games of the Orlando Magic 's current road trip demonstrated anything, it's that they need to do a much better job of closing out games...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 23 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  5. Heat Lose Third Straight in Worst Loss of the Season

    The Miami Heat (9-10) were soundly defeated by the Milwaukee Bucks (11-10), 109-85, at the Bradley Center on Friday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 23 days ago 124 reads 0 comments

  6. Heat Drop Third Straight in 109-85 Loss to Bucks

    This was supposedly one of the best opportunities for the Miami Heat to steal a victory on this five-game road trip...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 23 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  7. Atlanta Hawks Power Rankings: Evaluating Full Roster After First 6 Weeks

    The Atlanta Hawks are off to a fantastic 12-6 start in the 2014-15 season, and it's been a complete team effort —n ot a single Hawk ranks in the NBA 's top 20 for points, rebounds or minutes per game...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 23 days ago 1,287 reads 3 comments

  8. Harris, Oladipo Lead Magic over Jazz 98-93

    SALT LAKE CITY -- Tobias Harris scored 22 points and Victor Oladipo had 20 to help the Orlando Magic outlast Utah 98-93 Friday night and send the Jazz to their eighth loss in a row...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 23 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  9. Humphries Paces WSH Supporting Cast

    John Wall handed the pick-and-roll keys off to Bradley Beal, his partner in the Washington Wizards back court, and snuck off to the corner and waited. Atop the key, Beal worked around a screen from center Marcin Gortat...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 23 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  10. Wittman: Wall Continues to Be 'Phenomenal'

    John Wall 's first shot attempt didn't come until a dunk on a lob pass from Bradley Beal with less than two minutes left in the half of what eventually would be the Wizards ' fourth consecutive home victory...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 23 days ago 280 reads 0 comments

  11. Why Hawks' Backcourt of Jeff Teague and Kyle Korver Belongs Among NBA's Best

    Although maybe not as high profile as other guard tandems, the Atlanta Hawks ' backcourt duo of Jeff Teague and Kyle Korver should still be considered among the NBA 's very best...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 23 days ago 1,153 reads 0 comments

  12. Marshall Leads Bucks over Heat 109-85

    Kendall Marshall came off the bench and scored a season-high 20 points, including three big 3-pointers in the fourth quarter, as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Miami Heat 109-85 on Friday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 23 days ago 1,570 reads 0 comments

  13. Nets Fail to Climb Back to .500, Routed by Hawks 98-75

    There were a lot of moments that symbolized doom for the Nets on a night they were, to put it mildly, miserable. Here's one particular ugly sequence, involving both bad basketball and body language...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 23 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  14. Hawks Rout Nets 98-75 for 5th Straight Victory

    NEW YORK -- DeMarre Carroll scored 16 of his 18 points in the first half, Paul Millsap had 17 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Brooklyn Nets 98-75 Friday night for their fifth straight victory...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 23 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  15. Layup at Buzzer Ends 10-Game Hornets Losing Streak

    Point guard Kemba Walker hit a driving layup as the buzzer sounded to rescue the Charlotte Hornets ' 103-102 victory over the New York Knicks on Friday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 23 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  16. Five Observations from 98-75 Win over Nets

    Win on the road? No problem for these red hot Hawks . The Hawks won their fifth straight Friday night with a 98-75 victory over host Nets ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 23 days ago 101 reads 0 comments

  17. Watch: Walker Reaches Back for Monster Rejection

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 23 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  18. Magic's Vucevic out with Back Sprain

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 23 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  19. Vucevic Has a Sprained Lower Back and Might Not Play Against the Jazz

    SALT LAKE CITY — A recent examination of Orlando Magic center Nikola Vucevic's sore lower back revealed a sprain, coach Jacque Vaughn said, and the Magic are preparing to face the Utah Jazz tonight without their starting center...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 23 days ago 94 reads 0 comments

  20. Grantland: Could Schroder Evolve into Hawks' Answer?

    The Hawks , even at full strength, always seem to be at least one player away from being truly dangerous. They're glorious to watch, a whir of precise ball movement and killer shooting, but ultimately nonthreatening against the league's very best teams..

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 23 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  21. Why the Charlotte Hornets Are the Most Disappointing Team in the NBA

    No team in the NBA is further below its preseason expectations than the Charlotte Hornets . The most disappointing team in basketball by a wide margin, the Hornets were ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 23 days ago 23,803 reads 45 comments

  22. Miami Heat Says Players, Not Scheme, to Blame for Defensive Woes

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 103 reads 0 comments

  23. Dennis Schroder Starting to Follow Rajon Rondo's Blueprint to Stardom

    The world is beginning to see something special from Dennis Schroder , the German point guard taken by the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the 2013 NBA draft after months of Rajon Rondo comparisons...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 23 days ago 2,404 reads 3 comments

  24. Miami Heat Player Power Rankings: Stacking Up the Full Roster in December

    The Miami Heat have been a disappointment to begin the 2014-15 NBA season, winning just nine of their first 18 games...

    Sam Richmond Written by Sam Richmond about 23 days ago 6,377 reads 18 comments

  25. John Wall's Elite Arrival Can Carry Washington Wizards

    Determining who sits atop the NBA ’s point guard pyramid is no less difficult than trying to discover the origin and ultimate destiny of mankind. There’s no concrete answer...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 24 days ago 3,840 reads 20 comments