New Orleans Hornets
Having Brook Lopez and Andray Blatche on the floor at the same time worked in a big way for the Nets. Brooklyn’s big men combined for 44 points in a 108-98 victory over the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday night.
Deron Williams snapped out of a lackluster second half in time to save the Brooklyn Nets from a painful collapse.
New York Knicks ended their season-high, three-game losing streak with a 100-87 victory over the New Orleans Hornets.
For once, we can be thankful for a good basketball team in New York.
Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and the New York Knicks extended the undermanned New Orleans Hornets’ losing streak to four games with a 102-80 victory Tuesday night.
I have the Lakers over the Heat in six games in the NBA Finals. This is my nightmare scenario, but I think the Lakers have a better roster top to bottom. I can’t imagine the Heat will be able to find an answer for Howard down low.
There were two notable holes in the first round of the NBA Draft, both of our beloved basketball teams.
CBS Sports Network analyst and former first-round pick Wally Szczerbiak joined CBS Local Sports to give perspective as to what the prospects are going through on the biggest night of their basketball lives.
Let’s face it, Anthony Davis is the obvious No. 1. But who should go next?
David Stern’s recent appearance on Jim Rome’s radio show made headlines because the commissioner didn’t like the fact that Rome had the nerve to ask him about the draft lottery.
“Was the fix in for the lottery?” Jim Rome asked during a contentious radio interview Wednesday. After some debate over the legitimacy of the question, Stern said: “Have you stopped beating your wife yet?”
Talk about a big winner. In addition to landing the top overall selection that will wind up being Kentucky big man Anthony Davis, the Hornets also have the tenth overall pick.
The New Orleans Hornets will get their pick of the litter in next month’s NBA draft. The league’s lottery wasn’t nearly as kind to Brooklyn.
Jeremy Lin committed nine turnovers, tied for the most in the NBA this season, and the New York Knicks had their seven-game winning streak stopped with an 89-85 loss to the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.
Stern saw competitive balance. He saw the Clippers become more competitive and the Hornets become more balanced.