West Edges East In NBA All-Star GameRussell Westbrook scored 41 points, one shy of the NBA All-Star Game record, and the Western Conference beat the East 163-158 on Sunday night.
Team Bosh Wins 3rd Straight Shooting Stars CompetitionChris Bosh has now three-peated.
Rockets Roll To 115-79 Win Over HeatJames Harden scored 28 points, Dwight Howard added 23 and the Houston Rockets rolled to a 115-79 win over the Miami Heat on Saturday night, rebounding quite nicely from their most lopsided loss of the season.
Heat Lose First Game Of Season To Visiting Rockets 108-91The Miami Heat struggled in the second half and couldn’t keep up with the visiting Houston Rockets.
Heat Host Rockets In Battle Of Unbeaten TeamsEven without LeBron James, the Miami Heat have fared just fine as a familiar superstar has led the team to a perfect 3-0 start.
U.S. Beats Lithuania To Reach Basketball World Final James Harden and the U.S. sprinted into the championship game of the Basketball World Cup, riding a huge third quarter to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania on Thursday night.
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.
Curry's Six 3's Lift U.S. Into Quarterfinals They have a gold medal to chase and a golden U.S. basketball legacy to protect, so the Americans knew they had to bring their best to Barcelona.
U.S. Tops Ukraine, Finishes Pool Play Unbeaten The bags were already packed and the Americans had already checked out of their rooms.
U.S. 4-0 After Routing Dominican Republic 106-71They were expected to be in Barcelona. They hope to finish their trip in Madrid.
Davis Leads Unbeaten U.S. Past New Zealand 98-71Anthony Davis scored 21 points, Kenneth Faried had 15 and the U.S. remained unbeaten at the Basketball World Cup by beating winless New Zealand 98-71 on Tuesday.
Paul George's Broken Leg Leaves US, Pacers Reeling Paul George's broken right leg has left two teams reeling.
AP Interview: Bosh 'Excited For The Challenge' Half a world away, Chris Bosh could not escape the frenzy of last week. An offer from the Houston Rockets was waiting. His longtime Miami teammate LeBron James was leaving. For a few moments, Bosh found himself wondering if his days with the Heat were over.
Durant Questions Wade As Top 10 Player; Wade Ready To Prove Him WrongMiami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade had a message for Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant on Instagram Tuesday night, “Note to self: Make him replace your place in history…again…”
NBA Free Agency OpensThe Miami Heat is not going to be a major player on the free agent market that opened up at midnight Monday. When you’re the champs, you can get away with sitting out the big spending.