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Knicks suffer 15th straight loss

Basketball / NBA Feb 9, 2019

Knicks suffer 15th straight loss

It was another relaxing fourth quarter for Blake Griffin. Andre Drummond had 29 points and 20 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons handed New York its 15th straight loss, beating the Knicks 120-103 on Friday night. The Knicks rallied from a 21-point second-quarter deficit, tying the game ...

Basketball / NBA Feb 8, 2019

East contenders make deals as Davis stays put

Toronto, Milwaukee and Philadelphia made their moves. Anthony Davis will have to wait until the summer for his. The New Orleans Pelicans held onto Davis but dealt Nikola Mirotic to the Bucks, one of the Eastern Conference contenders who fortified their teams Thursday before the ...

Wizards revamp frontcourt with two trades

Basketball / NBA Feb 7, 2019

Wizards revamp frontcourt with two trades

The Washington Wizards pulled off a pair of swaps on Wednesday, the eve of the NBA trade deadline. First, Washington traded forward Otto Porter Jr. to the Chicago Bulls in exchange for forwards Bobby Portis and Jabari Parker and a 2023 second-round draft pick. Later, the ...

Warriors unstoppable in victory over Spurs

Basketball / NBA Feb 7, 2019

Warriors unstoppable in victory over Spurs

Kevin Durant had 23 points, nine assists and eight rebounds, Klay Thompson scored 26 points and the Golden State Warriors ran away in the second and third quarters to rout the San Antonio Spurs 141-102 on Wednesday. The two-time defending champions scored 49 points on ...

Rebuilding Cavaliers trade Rodney Hood to Trail Blazers

Basketball / NBA Feb 5, 2019

Rebuilding Cavaliers trade Rodney Hood to Trail Blazers

Rodney Hood made minimal impact on the Cavaliers' postseason run last season. He'll get a chance to do more with Portland. Hood was traded Monday by the Cavaliers, who acquired guards Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin — and their expiring contracts — along with second-round ...

Heat to retire Chris Bosh's jersey in March

Basketball / NBA Feb 5, 2019

Heat to retire Chris Bosh's jersey in March

Chris Bosh, who had arguably the biggest rebound and assist in Miami Heat history, will have his No. 1 jersey retired by the franchise on March 26. The Heat made the announcement Monday. Bosh played parts of six seasons in Miami, before his career was cut ...

Energetic Pistons end Nuggets' win streak

Basketball / NBA Feb 5, 2019

Energetic Pistons end Nuggets' win streak

For the second straight game, the Detroit Pistons had a big third-quarter lead at home. This time, they kept pouring it on. Andre Drummond scored 14 of his season-high 27 points in the third and the Pistons snapped Denver's six-game winning streak, beating the Nuggets 129-103 ...