1. New York Knicks vs. Miami Heat: Live Score and Analysis

    In a game that became a laugher down the stretch, the Miami Heat (41-14) blasted the New York Knicks (21-37) on the way to a 108-82 victory on Thursday...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 4 months ago 40,521 reads 198 comments

  2. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Memphis Grizzlies: Live Score and Analysis

    The Memphis Grizzlies (32-24) overcame a furious rally to defeat the Los Angeles Lakers (19-39) by a final score of 108-103 on Wednesday. The Grizzlies led by 20 in the first half, and had five players reach double-figures...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 4 months ago 1,755 reads 7 comments

  3. Chicago Bulls vs. Atlanta Hawks: Live Score and Analysis

    Behind 20 points and 12 rebounds from Joakim Noah , the Chicago Bulls (30-26) took down the Atlanta Hawks (26-30) on the road by a final score of 107-103 on Tuesday. Six other Bulls reached double-figures...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 4 months ago 2,368 reads 3 comments

  4. 5 Players with a Chance to Shine During Utah Jazz's Stretch Run

    For rebuilding teams, the term "stretch run" takes on a different meaning. For the Utah Jazz , it's about continuing to learn as much about the young core as possible...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 2,543 reads 4 comments

  5. Corey Brewer Has an Easy Dunk Until Thomas Robinson Enters the Picture

    Thomas Robinson may be finding himself playing a lot more minutes for the Portland Trail Blazers if he keeps playing with the kind of energy and intensity he displayed against ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 12,582 reads 36 comments

  6. Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score and Analysis

    The Brooklyn Nets (26-28) rode the hot shooting of Deron Williams and Paul Pierce on the way to a 108-102 win over the Los Angeles Lakers (19-37) on Sunday night. Williams finished with 30 points, seven assists, six steals and five rebounds...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 14,796 reads 81 comments

  7. Los Angeles Clippers vs. Oklahoma City Thunder: Postgame Grades and Analysis

    NBA Sunday Showcase certainly earned its nickname during the matchup between the Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City Thunder. Both teams showed why they have legitimate title hopes, as the Clippers went on to win, 125-117 ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 4,401 reads 17 comments

  8. Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score and Analysis

    In the MarShon Brooks revenge game, the Los Angeles Lakers (19-36) got their first win at home since Jan. 3 by beating the Boston Celtics (19-37) by a final score of 101-92...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 3,970 reads 39 comments

  9. Should Toronto Raptors Make Kyle Lowry Their Long-Term Point Guard?

    On his third team in eight seasons, Kyle Lowry may have found himself a long-term home with the Toronto Raptors . He's averaging career-highs in points, assists and three-point percentage, and his is team leading the NBA 's Atlantic Division...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 8,782 reads 47 comments

  10. Iman Shumpert Injury Gives JR Smith Yet Another Chance to Turn His Season Around

    If the New York Knicks ' 2013-14 season has been like a roller coaster, J.R. Smith 's individual campaign has been like riding shotgun in Maverick's jet. Goose of course died in that role...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 1,046 reads 4 comments

  11. Raymond Felton Is Tired of Being Called Fat

    They say you should always reply "no" when a woman asks you if she's overweight. Apparently, the same standard doesn't apply to New York Knicks point guard Raymond Felton ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 114,473 reads 216 comments

  12. Things Got Weird on LA Clippers' Plane at NBA Trade Deadline

    We've all had awkward or tense moments at work, but most of us probably can't identify with the prospect of being traded. It's tough to imagine if you haven't been there...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 11,504 reads 18 comments

  13. Joakim Noah's Value to Chicago Bulls Present and Future Can't Be Understated

    Since Michael Jordan's departure in 1998, there might not be another Chicago Bull who has a more legitimate claim to the face-of-the-franchise tag than Joakim Noah . Fresh off his second All-Star selection, Noah is averaging 11...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 5,288 reads 23 comments

  14. Did LA Clippers Help or Hurt Their Bench at NBA Trade Deadline?

    Depth in basketball usually refers to more good players at each position. So it's strange that a team looking for depth in the frontcourt would send out two big men in exchange for no immediate help at the deadline...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 1,449 reads 2 comments

  15. Will Evan Turner Trade Disrupt Indiana Pacers' Delicate Chemistry?

    The old Shakespeare quote, "Parting is such sweet sorrow" could very easily be applied to Danny Granger and the Indiana Pacers ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 3,463 reads 7 comments

  16. New York Knicks Must Give JR Smith's Minutes to Tim Hardaway Jr.

    Of the characters in the horror movie that is this season for the New York Knicks , J.R. Smith may be the most terrifying of all...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 3,441 reads 24 comments

  17. Spurs Reportedly Trade Nando De Colo to Toronto Raptors for Austin Daye

    We may have another Gregg Popovich reclamation project in the works. Just before the clock struck midnight (or 3 p.m...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 17,899 reads 48 comments

  18. How Long Can Portland Trail Blazers Survive Without LaMarcus Aldridge?

    Once upon a time, the Portland Trail Blazers were among the best teams in the league, and behind then-healthy LaMarcus Aldridge , were looking like legitimate contenders...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 3,829 reads 26 comments

  19. Charlotte Bobcats Boost Playoff Push with Gary Neal Trade

    The Charlotte Bobcats have been after perimeter scoring for weeks, and they may have finally landed it in the form of Gary Neal ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 8,642 reads 33 comments

  20. Why Boston Celtics Will Be Utah Jazz's Biggest Competition for Gordon Hayward

    This season's trade deadline rumor mill is churning with stories that essentially say, "So and so is interested in so and so, but a deal isn't likely." Such is the case with the recent wave of Gordon Hayward -to-the- Boston Celtics speculation...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 11,548 reads 24 comments

  21. Miami Heat Reportedly Trade Roger Mason Jr. to Kings to Create Open Roster Spot

    UPDATE: Thursday, Feb. 20 at 5:15 p.m. ET by Adam Fromal It's official. Roger Mason Jr . will never play a game with the Sacramento Kings ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 48,667 reads 152 comments

  22. Spencer Hawes Trade Necessary Step in Philadelphia 76ers Rebuild

    The Philadelphia 76ers are working on a fresh start, and they took a big step toward that on Thursday when they dealt center Spencer Hawes to the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 6,758 reads 11 comments

  23. Dwight Howard Left Los Angeles Lakers in Tatters, and He Seems to Enjoy That

    Everyone has that ex-girlfriend or -boyfriend they secretly want to see, if only to show off just how good they're doing now. On Wednesday, Dwight Howard got that chance in front of thousands of exes at Staples Center in Los Angeles...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 5,207 reads 64 comments

  24. How LA Lakers Can Get Under Luxury-Tax Line and Why It's so Important

    Any time you're out of the playoff hunt and have a chance to save $12 million, you do it, right? For the Los Angeles Lakers , the answer to that question appears to be yes...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 8,270 reads 13 comments

  25. Searching for Positives in Tough Utah Jazz Season

    A record of 19-33 isn't good. In fact, it's bad. But for the rebuilding Utah Jazz , focusing on the wins and losses is shortsighted. This was always supposed to be a tough season...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 2,462 reads 4 comments