Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:48:52 -0500Like some other recent N.B.A. champions, Cleveland has taken the Larry O’Brien Trophy on tour, but the extent to which they have embraced the trophy is unique.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 17:29:53 -0500The two teams who met in the finals last season are most likely to outclass the rest of the league once again.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:19:00 -0500Officials missed a shot clock violation by the Sparks with 1:14 left in the deciding Game 5 Thursday, when Los Angeles beat the Minnesota Lynx, 77-76.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:46:55 -0500Nneka Ogwumike hit a short jumper to lift the Sparks past the Minnesota Lynx. It was the first title for Candace Parker, who finished with 28 points and 12 rebounds.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:56:45 -0500Like any successful coach, Pitino has an obsessive attention to detail. Still, he insists, he had no knowledge of a staff member providing Louisville basketball recruits with stripteases and sex.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:37:10 -0500The charges against the coach and other staff in the men’s basketball program were related to a scandal in which a university employee provided prostitutes to players and recruits.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 20:42:36 -0500Parker, left off the roster for the Rio Olympics and absent from the all-W.N.B.A. teams, has kept the focus instilled by Summitt, her college coach.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:02:26 -0500The former Knick collects art, advises pro basketball players and was tapped by Sotheby’s to be a liaison to high net-worth athletes.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 16:40:27 -0500A jury on Wednesday found in favor of the Knicks guard and two of his friends in a federal civil suit filed by a woman who had accused them of rape.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 23:58:54 -0500The league’s general managers expect a third straight matchup between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors.