NBA

LeBron James says the NBA didn’t have a problem with resting...

LeBron James invoked Gregg Popovich’s tactics when discussing different ideas for resting players. Hours after NBA commissioner Adam Silver sent out a memo that described...

Darnell Hillman won the NBA dunk contest in 1977. He finally...

Glenn Robinson III isn’t the only Indiana Pacers player to win the NBA dunk contest. In fact Fred Jones won in 2004 and Darnell...

Giannis Antetokounmpo helped Oregon’s Tyler Dorsey become a March Madness star

A stint with Greece’s national team helped the Oregon sophomore unlock his star potential. When the Oregon Ducks have needed buckets to get them through...

The Nets honored Biggie Smalls’ unparalleled legacy in Brooklyn

BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Take a ride through the streets of New York’s greatest borough and you’ll stumble upon some of the world’s best street...

Dirk Nowitzki scored his 20,000th and 30,000th points the same way...

Dirk Nowitzki recorded point No. 30,000 in similar fashion to the way he scored No. 20,000: With a fadeaway jump shot over a Lakers...

Suns gorilla mascot dramatically dives on court to retrieve lost drum...

I love mascots in every situation. Trampoline dunks, popcorn fights, even the inflatable ones. I’ve never seen a mascot I didn’t like. Okay, no....

The Bulls haven’t lost a Thursday TNT regular-season home game since...

Chicago notched its 18th consecutive home win during a TNT-televised Thursday night by defeating Golden State. The Bulls have established an odd, but longstanding streak:...