1. Projecting How the Miami Heat Roster Will Look After 2015 Season

    Change is in the air in Miami. After a summer that saw the four-time defending Eastern Conference champion Miami Heat effectively disassembled, most saliently with the departure ...

    Tom Sunnergren Written by Tom Sunnergren about 24 days ago 20,740 reads 65 comments

  2. Kemba Walker Hits Game-Winners, but Can He Save the Charlotte Hornets' Season?

    If there is such a thing as a clutch gene, Kemba Walker , as he's shown time and again, has it. With Wednesday's matchup between the Charlotte Hornets and New Orleans Pelicans ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 24 days ago 2,940 reads 23 comments

  3. Harkless Patient Despite Dimished Role

    LOS ANGELES — At the beginning of a recent Orlando Magic practice, Maurice Harkless grabbed a basketball, took several dribbles toward a basket and elevated for a reverse 360 ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 24 days ago 34 reads 0 comments

  4. Zeller (Shoulder) Sits out vs. Raptors

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  5. Hairston (Illness) to Miss Game vs. Raptors

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  6. Teague's Fourth-Quarter Play Directing Hawks' Success

    The current production, not yet in theatres, can been seen at a basketball arena near you. The Hawks point guard currently directs the top team in the Eastern Conference and a big part of their success has been Teague's fourth-quarter play...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  7. Hairston (Illness) to Miss Game vs. Raptors

    @hornets Injury Report Part I: PJ Hairston did not fly with the team to Toronto due to illness & is out tonight...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  8. Wizards to Give Out 'Beefy' Marcin Gortat Action Figure

    If you do not have a cape or a sleeve of Pringles in your possession, you cannot recreate Marcin Gortat ’s action figure...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 24 days ago 58,625 reads 49 comments

  9. Bill Walton Says Wall Is 'one of the Most Dynamic, Vibrant and Exciting Players

    When I come across a basketball game that Bill Walton is broadcasting, I stop flipping through channels for a few minutes. That's usually enough time to hear Walton say something trippy...

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 24 days ago 17 reads 1 comments

  10. Hawks' Owners Officially Announce Sale

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 days ago 2,372 reads 0 comments

  11. Morning Tip: 5 Takeaways from Wizards' Win vs. Knicks

    The Wizards have deposed the Knicks for the third time in a row, and based on where these teams are headed this trend isn't expected to change anytime soon.....

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 24 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  12. ESPN: Reselling the Hawks to Atlanta

    Diagnosing the root of Atlanta 's historic apathy toward its NBA franchise has long been a discussion among the city's sports fans and amateur sociologists...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 days ago 126 reads 0 comments

  13. Miami Heat Playing with Depth-Chart Fire Behind Dwyane Wade

    Dwyane Wade has been rolling along lately for the struggling Miami Heat . Since sitting out against the Boston Celtics on Dec. 21, the shooting guard has suited up in all seven of his team's games, spending an average of 33...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 24 days ago 12,113 reads 27 comments

  14. Butler Earns Every Penny of Soon-to-Be Guaranteed Deal

    Marcin Gortat has been reiterating this point over and over about Rasual Butler. The veteran, who will see his contract become fully guaranteed in three days, deserves more from the Wizards , or whoever decides to sign him beyond this season...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 24 days ago 85 reads 0 comments

  15. Miami Heat Focus on Roster Flexibility over Retaining Undrafted Rookie...

    At a morning practice Wednesday before flying to Portland to start their five-game road trip, Miami Heat head coach Erik Spoelstra explained that the team ultimately preferred roster flexibility over retaining undrafted rookie Andre Dawkins...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 230 reads 0 comments

  16. Five-Game Road Trip Could Turn Season for Heat

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  17. The Atlanta Hawks' Tinder Night Was a Strange and Beautiful Success

    “Swipe Right Night” took Philips Arena by storm Wednesday, kicking off an evening of love and basketball that will likely be replicated but perhaps never duplicated...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 24 days ago 143,160 reads 31 comments

  18. Orlando Magic lose 4th straight, falling to the Denver Nuggets 93-90

    The Orlando Magic 's last possession Wednesday night served as a microcosm of everything that preceded it.....

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  19. Teague Feeling 'Confidence' in His Shot

    If the West is really best, then maybe the Hawks ' 96-86 win over the Grizzlies Wednesday night will stand as premier evidence that Atlanta has one of the NBA 's very best teams...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 24 days ago 335 reads 0 comments

  20. Grown Up from Road Trip, Wiz Win Without Pierce

    How little did the Wizards truly think of the New York Knicks , who now have lost a franchise-record 13 games in a row after a 101-91 loss at Verizon Center in front of 16,902? So little that Paul Pierce was given Wednesday night off for "rest...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 24 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  21. Nene Puts in Strong Performance Against Knicks

    The Washington Wizards ' recent Southwest swing allowed the aspiring Eastern Conference contenders to measure themselves against some of the league's premier competition...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 24 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  22. Short-Handed Charlotte Hornets Rally to Top New Orleans Pelicans

    Sean Jordan Written by Sean Jordan about 24 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  23. Walker Scores 31, Hits Big Shot in Hornets Win

    Kemba Walker has never shied away from taking the big shot, and he came through in the clutch again on Wednesday night...

    Sean Jordan Written by Sean Jordan about 25 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  24. Teague Leads Scorching-Hot Hawks Past Grizz

    ATLANTA -- Jeff Teague scored 25 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Memphis Grizzlies 96-86 on Wednesday night to continue their strong play against Western Conference teams...

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  25. Walker's Game-Winner Lifts Hornets over Pelicans 98-94

    Kemba Walker scored 31 points, including a game-winning 11-foot jumper off the glass with 1.4 seconds left to lift the Charlotte Hornets to a 98-94 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night...

    Sean Jordan Written by Sean Jordan about 25 days ago 29 reads 1 comments