NBA Contenders Make Moves In Buyout MarketFor many NBA contenders, the busy part of the season begins now, as veterans get bought out and seek to sign on to chase a ring.
Skills And Dunking On Display In BrooklynThe NBA All-Star game is tomorrow night, but for many fans, the real action is tonight with various skills competitions and the slam-dunk competition.
Spurs Roll Past Knicks As New York Drops 10th StraightMarco Belinelli scored a season-high 22 points and the short-handed San Antonio Spurs rolled to a 109-95 victory over New York on Wednesday night.
Belinelli Wins All-Star 3-Point ContestThe Italian, who previously played for New Orleans, needed to win a tiebreaker round in the final to beat Bradley Beal.
Anthony, Shumpert Score 27 Apiece As Knicks Surprise SpursAmare Stoudemire added 11 points and Beno Udrih and Andrea Bargnani had 10 each for New York (10-21), which snapped a three-game skid.
Schmeelk: New York Knicks Summer 2013 Free Agency PrimerJ.R. Smith is far from the perfect player, but the Knicks have no choice but to sign him. If J.R. wants to bolt to a bad team for more money, he can.
First Season In Brooklyn Is One To Forget For Nets Guard Joe JohnsonJoe Johnson slumped in Game 7, only scoring six points as the Nets were eliminated.
Lichtenstein: Outcoached And Outworked, Nets Deserved To Lose Game 7After all the money, all the hype, and all the expectations that came with owning home-court advantage in an NBA playoff series, Brooklyn's inaugural season ended with a dud.
Nets Looking To Buck Trend, Win In Chicago For 1st Time To Force Game 7The most pressing matter for Brooklyn is trying to find a way to win in Chicago, something it hasn't done this season. The Nets dropped both regular-season matchups there and lost Games 3 and 4.
Lichtenstein: Playoff Preview — Bad Matchup With Bulls Will Send Nets Home In 6Strategically speaking, I can’t imagine a worse matchup -- outside of Miami -- for the Nets, who lost three of four to Chicago during the regular season.
Bulls Force Nets Into Turovers, Pull Out Hard-Fought Win Over NetsTurnovers cost the Nets as the Bulls won 83-82.
Tired, Sloppy Knicks Defeated By Sharp-Defending BullsKnicks' shooters went cold on Saturday night as the Bulls snapped the Knicks' five-game winning streak.