1. Kevin McHale Says Recent Role of Josh Smith Related to 'Getting Him Comfortable'

    Rockets coach Kevin McHale could offer little insight about how he felt with the rotation now that he has Josh Smith coming off the bench, usually checking in for Dwight Howard ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  2. Harden Has 25 Points, Rockets Hand Knicks 14th Straight Loss

    James Harden had 25 points and nine assists in just three quarters and the Houston Rockets beat New York 120-96 on Thursday night to extend the Knicks ' longest single-season losing streak to 14 games...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 18 days ago 2,236 reads 0 comments

  3. 5 Wings Memphis Grizzlies Should Chase on NBA Trade Market

    The arms race continues in the Western Conference. With the Houston Rockets adding a pair of new pieces and the Dallas Mavericks acquiring a former All-Star at point guard, ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 18 days ago 8,899 reads 26 comments

  4. Consistent Minutes Has Allowed Richard Jefferson to Find His Place in Dallas

    Dallas Mavericks fans weren't sure what they were getting when the team signed 13-year veteran Richard Jefferson this offseason, but they were hoping he'd be able to continue at the same level as he did the previous season...

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  5. Grizzlies' Gasol Hitting His Stride, with Suitors Ready

    Next month he'll be in New York for the All-Star Game and the affection and reception waiting for him will be second only to what he gets nightly in Memphis ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 18 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  6. Beno Udrih Proving to Be the Perfect Backup Point Guard

    Some were questioning the strength of the Grizzlies ' backcourt going into this season, but that has proven to be a non-issue thus far. Not even has it not been an issue, it's actually become a strength...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 18 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  7. Monty Williams Considers Shortening Pelicans Rotation

    CHARLOTTE – With an entire roster full of healthy players for one of the rare times over the past few seasons, Pelicans fifth-year coach Monty Williams used 11 different players during Monday's loss to Washington ...

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  8. Do the Pelicans Have a Realistic Chance to Make the Playoffs?

    A few months ago, much of the New Orleans Pelicans ' fan base was excited about the prospects of the team making the playoffs for the first time since the 2010-11 season.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 18 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  9. It's All in His Head: Why Pop Takes Risks

    It was January 2010, almost five years ago to the day, when Gregg Popovich sat Tim Duncan for the first 14 minutes against Toronto ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 19 days ago 432 reads 0 comments

  10. How Patty Mills' Return Affects Spurs' Quest to Repeat as Champs

    Patty Mills was a critical component of the San Antonio Spurs ' championship run last season, but the sharpshooter was unavailable for nearly three months of the 2014-15 campaign while recovering from surgery...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 19 days ago 3,880 reads 9 comments

  11. Comeback Falls Short as Grizz Slump in 4th

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 19 days ago 46 reads 0 comments

  12. Walker's Game Winner Sinks Pelicans, 98-94

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  13. Pelicans vs. Hornets: Postgame Quotes 1/7/15

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 19 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  14. WHAT to WATCH FOR: MAVS vs. PISTONS

    Forget about the Pistons ' overall record this season. The only one that matters is 6-0. That's Detroit's record after releasing Josh Smith .....

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 19 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  15. Sources: Trail Blazers enter O'Neal chase

    The Portland Trail Blazers have joined the race to try to convince former All-Star center Jermaine O'Neal to play one more NBA season at age 36, according to league sources.....

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 19 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  16. 9 Stats to Know After No. 9's First 9 Games

    Basketball professor Rick Carlisle said early this season that he considered 10 games the minimum sample size for statistics to be significant enough to study.....

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 19 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  17. Sefko: Ellis Taking over Nowitzki's Job, and Dirk's Just Fine with That

    Brad Read Written by Brad Read about 19 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  18. Dallas Mavericks Power Rankings: Rating Every Player Near Season's Halfway Point

    The Dallas Mavericks have been the hottest team in the Western Conference over the last couple of weeks. At 26-10, the Mavs are riding a six-game winning streak and are steadily climbing in the standings...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 19 days ago 7,570 reads 9 comments

  19. Is Something Wrong with Dwight?

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 19 days ago 269 reads 0 comments

  20. Evaluating the Current Houston Rockets Rotation

    The Houston Rockets have lost four of their last six games making them 23-11 on the season. After acquiring Josh Smith , Houston hasn't completely clicked as a unit...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 19 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  21. Corey Brewer on Meshing with Rockets: 'We're Learning Everything on the Fly'

    Though Rockets guard/forward Corey Brewer seemed to immediately adjust following his move to the Rockets, he said it is still a work in progress...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 19 days ago 92 reads 0 comments

  22. Evans Expects to Return to Starting Lineup After Illness

    CHARLOTTE – It's not completely unheard of in basketball, but Tyreke Evans sustained one of the most bizarre NBA injuries.....

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 19 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  23. Parker Glad to Rediscover Court Time

    It took a pair of five-on-five scrimmage sessions over the past few days to convince Gregg Popovich it was safe for Tony Parker to make his return from a left hamstring injury...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 days ago 123 reads 0 comments

  24. Are San Antonio Spurs a Clone of the '94-'95 Houston Rockets 20 Years Later?

    Last year, the San Antonio Spurs enshrined themselves in NBA history books with a dominant season that saw a 62-20 record and an eventual NBA championship...

    Garrett  Jochnau Written by Garrett Jochnau about 20 days ago 7,236 reads 10 comments

  25. Baynes Sits with Neck Spasms

    Spurs forward Aron Baynes will not play Tuesday against the Pistons due to neck spasms, the team announced during the game...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 20 days ago 39 reads 0 comments