04/23/2014 12:20amAfter Patrick Marleau's fourth career playoff overtime goal silenced Staples Center for maybe the next-to-last time this season, the veteran San Jose Sharks forward attributed his knack for postseason heroics to one simple trait.
04/23/2014 1:20amThis one looked like it was slipping away from the Washington Wizards. Then, in a flash everything changed.
04/23/2014 1:30amThe Pacers got tired of talking trash.
04/23/2014 12:30pmK.J. McDaniels wanted to play in the NBA from the time he first picked up a basketball. Now, the Clemson forward says he's ready to turn that dream into reality.
04/23/2014 3:10pmThe Grizzlies are happy to be back in Memphis, where they finished the regular season by winning a franchise-record 14 straight games.
04/23/2014 3:20pmKentucky's frontcourt will bring back size and experience next season after freshman center Dakari Johnson and sophomore forward Alex Poythress announced they would return.
04/23/2014 3:30pmThe Chicago Bulls failed to score for more than seven minutes.
04/23/2014 3:30pmJason Kidd never appears worries about anything, certainly not about someone like Paul Pierce.
04/23/2014 3:30pmThe coaching search is on in New York, and the best possible candidate has already been eliminated.
04/23/2014 4:01pmGolden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson sat on the scorer's table at Oracle Arena on Wednesday morning. He gazed around the building and tried to envision what it will look and sound like when the Warriors host the Los Angeles Clippers for Game 3 of their first-round playoff series Thursday night.
04/23/2014 4:20pmAl Jefferson is in Charlotte's starting lineup for Game 2 of the Bobcats' Eastern Conference first-round series against the Miami Heat.
04/23/2014 4:20pmThe Indiana Pacers headed south Wednesday, finally carrying themselves with a swagger befitting the No. 1 seed.
04/23/2014 4:40pmJoe Thornton and the Sharks have been in command of many playoff series over the past decade. The San Jose captain has also seen just how easily control slips away during nine straight postseason trips without raising the Stanley Cup.
04/23/2014 5:00pmLance Stephenson and Evan Turner were unified on three points Wednesday.
04/23/2014 5:10pmOf course, the NBA's most improved team would have its most improved player.
04/23/2014 7:30pmSaying they reaffirm the team's commitment to the city, the Miami Heat announced Wednesday night that they have agreed to extend their partnership with Miami-Dade County another 10 years through 2040.
04/23/2014 9:00pmLeBron James drove to the rim as time was winding down, got clobbered by Josh McRoberts and sat on the hardwood gathering himself for a few seconds afterward.
04/23/2014 10:00pmFormer NBA star Tracy McGrady signed Wednesday to pitch for the Sugar Land Skeeters in the independent Atlantic League.
04/23/2014 10:30pmBlowing their playoff opener turned out to be great therapy for the Dallas Mavericks.
04/23/2014 11:00pmLeBron James scored 32 points and added eight assists, Chris Bosh scored 20 points and the Miami Heat held on to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 101-97 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference first-round series.