1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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 7,569 reads 9 comments

  4. Is Something Wrong with Dwight?

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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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 19 days ago 122 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 19 days ago 7,232 reads 10 comments

  10. 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

  11. Will Terrence Jones Have a Role Left on Houston Rockets?

    There is a saying in sports that you can’t lose your job due to injury. Terrence Jones , though, may be about to see his rotation spot disappear almost entirely as a result ...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 20 days ago 21,436 reads 70 comments

  12. Phil Jackson Clears Tons of Cap Space...for Marc Gasol?

    It may be a pipe dream to think of landing free-agent-to-be center Marc Gasol , but it is one the Knicks still cling to as they absorb this historically catastrophic season.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 20 days ago 308 reads 0 comments

  13. Former Spur Still Retains Coaching Lessons from Pop

    CEDAR PARK – The NBA 's D-League has served as a development stop for many players on the road to making it into the NBA...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 days ago 489 reads 0 comments

  14. Cunningham Providing Timely Scoring off Bench

    New Orleans racked up 44 baskets during a blowout win over Houston last week, including several highlight-reel dunks.....

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  15. San Antonio Spurs Power Rankings: Rating Every Spur Near Season's Halfway Point

    The San Antonio Spurs are nearly halfway through the 2014-15 season, and their ride to a 21-14 start has been eventful to say the least. Gregg Popovich's coaching skills have been strained to overcome injuries to a pair of the team's best talents...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 20 days ago 4,359 reads 10 comments

  16. Houston Rockets' Improvement Is All About Key Philosophy Shift

    A lot is made of Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey. Alternately viewed as an NBA genius and an overzealous pioneer who sometimes thinks himself—and his team—into corners, there's no shortage of opinions about him...

    John Wilmes Written by John Wilmes about 20 days ago 7,561 reads 49 comments

  17. Memphis Grizzlies Send New York Knicks to 12th Straight Loss, 105-83

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley scored 14 of his game-high 22 points in the third quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat New York 105-83 on Monday night, sending the depleted Knicks to their record-tying 12th straight loss...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 21 days ago 253 reads 0 comments

  18. New Orleans Pelicans Still Lack Consistency, Lose to Wizards 92-85

    Despite weeks of displaying glimpses of their potential and countless talks of getting their collective act together, the New Orleans Pelicans still can't seem the find the one thing that's keeping them from moving up the ranks...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 21 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  19. How Houston Rockets Can Win the Western Conference

    This may be the best the Western Conference has ever been, yet the Houston Rockets are right in the thick of it. The new-look Rockets and their transformed defense are in the top tier of the brutal West...

    Jake Lapin Written by Jake Lapin about 21 days ago 5,225 reads 42 comments

  20. Dirk Moves Up NBA Scoring List, Mavs Beat Nets 96-88 in OT

    NEW YORK -- Dirk Nowitzki made a clinching 3-pointer in overtime that moved him into seventh place on the NBA 's career scoring list, and the Dallas Mavericks beat the Brooklyn ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 21 days ago 192 reads 0 comments

  21. 'Soft Euro' Label Fuels Dirk Nowitzki's Ride Up NBA Scoring Charts

    DALLAS — The irony was not lost on Dirk Nowitzki when asked for his thoughts on Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic , a 6'10" rookie marksman from Montenegro...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jeff Caplan about 21 days ago 17,395 reads 68 comments

  22. Dirk Nowitzki Passes Moses Malone for 7th on NBA's All-Time Scoring List

    Dirk Nowitzki 's trek up the list of NBA all-time scoring leaders continued on Monday night against the Brooklyn Nets ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 21 days ago 34,772 reads 90 comments

  23. Rajon Rondo and Monta Ellis Pairing Holds Greatest Promise, Peril for Mavericks

    When the Dallas Mavericks acquired Rajon Rondo in late December, there were early question marks as to whether he could coexist with the trigger-happy Monta Ellis. Eight games in, the duo has shown some promise...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 21 days ago 11,055 reads 13 comments

  24. Parker's Status Elevated to Questionable

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 21 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  25. Corey Brewer Having No Trouble Learning Rockets' Style

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 days ago 148 reads 0 comments