Grizzlies See Beasley As All Reward, No Risk The Memphis Grizzlies see all reward with no risk in giving Michael Beasley, the second overall draft selection in 2008, a chance to show them what he can do during training camp.
U.S. Routes Slovenia 119-76, Makes World Cup Semis Klay Thompson scored 20 points and James Harden had 12 of his 14 in the third quarter after a scoreless first half, helping the U.S. turn a close game into a 119-76 rout of Slovenia on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup.
U.S. 4-0 After Routing Dominican Republic 106-71They were expected to be in Barcelona. They hope to finish their trip in Madrid.
U.S. Dominates Finland 114-55 In Basketball World CupAs the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland's players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation.
Heat Square Up Against The RaptorsThe Miami Heat may own 13 straight wins over the Toronto Raptors, but they know two November victories in the series don't mean much now.
Kings Rally Past Short-Handed Heat 108-103 In OT The Miami Heat hoped to rest three banged-up regulars and lean on LeBron James to steal a road victory before visiting one of the best teams in the Western Conference.
Kings Hit 12 3-Pointers, Hold Off Magic 105-100
James Scores 27, Heat Beat Raptors 90-83 LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade had 22 and the Miami Heat won their ninth straight game, beating the Toronto Raptors 90-83 on Friday.
LeBron's 39 Points Lift Heat Past Mavs, 110-104 LeBron James and Dwyane Wade both did things they had never done before.And the Miami Heat needed every bit of their efforts.
Heat Ratcheting Up The DefenseThe Miami Heat have spent most of the regular season on cruise control, taking a long view of being ready for the playoffs. The Heat has struggled in areas, but the team’s defense seems to be rediscovering it’s 2012 self in recent days.
Heat Roast RaptorsLeBron James scored 30 points, Chris Bosh had 28 against his former team and the Miami Heat beat Toronto 100-85 Sunday for their 10th straight victory over the Raptors.
LeBron James: "It's Not All About Money"LeBron James wants to win as many championships as he can. When it comes to the titles dictated by money, he's not that interested.