Dwyane Wade goes out a winner in Miami

Basketball / NBA Apr 10, 2019

Dwyane Wade goes out a winner in Miami

Dwyane Wade's wife was slapping his backside in celebration. His oldest son, the heir to the Wade basketball throne, was on the Miami bench for the final minutes. Former President Barack Obama sent a video. John Legend and Chrissy Teigen were courtside. The "M-V-P" chants rained ...

76ers hand Knicks 18th straight loss

Basketball / NBA Feb 14, 2019

76ers hand Knicks 18th straight loss

With a big lead and bigger games ahead, Joel Embiid could have opted for safety. He could have simply let the ball go out of bounds, without putting a scare into people in the 76ers' front office or along the Madison Square Garden sideline. That's not ...

Spurs hammer 76ers, go 5-1 on homestand

Basketball / NBA Dec 18, 2018

Spurs hammer 76ers, go 5-1 on homestand

While the San Antonio Spurs search for their identity as a team, Rudy Gay is showing that he has returned to form. Gay had 21 points and LaMarcus Aldridge and DeMar DeRozan each added 20 as San Antonio defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 123-96 on Monday ...

Cavaliers reportedly open to trading away Kevin Love

Basketball / NBA Jul 6, 2018

Cavaliers reportedly open to trading away Kevin Love

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love is on the trading block, according to Jason Lloyd of The Athletic. One of the possible destinations is the Los Angeles Lakers, where Love would reunite with the recently departed LeBron James, who agreed to a four-year deal with the ...

Houston's James Harden named NBA's MVP for the first time

Basketball / NBA Jun 26, 2018

Houston's James Harden named NBA's MVP for the first time

Third time was the charm for James Harden. The Houston Rockets star was voted the NBA's Most Valuable Player after twice being runner-up, beating out four-time winner LeBron James and Anthony Davis of the Pelicans at the NBA Awards on Monday night. Harden joined Michael Jordan ...

Dwyane Wade turns back clock as Heat surprise 76ers

Basketball / NBA Apr 17, 2018

Dwyane Wade turns back clock as Heat surprise 76ers

Dwyane Wade snuffed out one 76ers' rally by popping a 5-meter fadeaway with the shot clock ticking down. Wade made a halfhearted attempt at reaching his hand out toward a fallen defender before he scooted on his way. Wade turned in a vintage performance, scoring ...

Russell Westbrook leads Thunder to eighth straight victory

Basketball / NBA Jan 29, 2018

Russell Westbrook leads Thunder to eighth straight victory

The Thunder and Philadelphia 76ers aren't even in the same conference, yet they played as though they were longtime rivals. Russell Westbrook scored 37 points, Paul George added 31, and Oklahoma City beat Philadelphia 122-112 on Sunday night for its eighth straight victory. The game was ...

Basketball / NBA Jan 6, 2018

Basketball legend Dr. J hospitalized

Hall of Famer Julius Erving fell ill at the Philadelphia 76ers' game Friday night and was taken to a hospital. There was no immediate update on his condition. Erving, 67, attended the game and rang the ceremonial Liberty Bell before tipoff. The dunker more commonly known ...