• Knicks Finally Let Woodson Go

    Will Melo be next to leave? NEW YORK – The New York Knicks finally cut off the umbilical cord that was holding Coach Mike Woodson together with the organization. New team...

  • Knicks Pummel Buck for Sixth Straight Win

    Team seems to be playing as Phil Jackson’s shadow looms NEW YORK—With the specter of Phil Jackson’s hire at president of basketball operations looming for the better part of 10 days,...

  • Legendary Celtics center to be honored

    BOSTON, MA—Legendary Celtics center and civil rights activist Bill Russell will be honored with a statue in Boston, city officials said. Plans for the statue accelerated after President Barack Obama invited...

  • Talking The Talk — Hoop Style

    PHILADELPHIA — Now that the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Lakers are one series away from advancing to the NBA Finals, look for vitaminwater to up the rotation of its “Great...

  • Still Winners Even In Defeat

    HOUSTON — It was a wonderful ride and a great season of accomplishments as the Houston Rockets overcame every bit of adversity that a team could possibly face and they brought...

  • Believing In Themselves

    HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets knew that they could meet the challenge. They got out of the first round of the playoffs since 1997 winning the series 4-2 over the Portland...

  • Forever Young??

    DETROIT — 19-year-old Golden State Warriors forward Anthony Randolph’s eyes grew wide as he ascended toward the basket. The only thing standing between him and a poster dunk was 42-year-old Dikembe...

  • Who Is The True Winner?

    SAN ANTONIO — The 2008 NBA playoffs finally begin Saturday and there are many experts saying that this team or that team will be the eventual winner. There are 16 teams...