11:48 AM EST, Mon February 18, 2019
12 hours ago

Celebrities sitting courtside at NBA All-Star Game

Regular season NBA games are an attraction for celebrities, so you can imagine the star wattage sitting courtsdie for an NBA All-Star Game.
12 hours ago

Team LeBron rallies, wins All-Star game 178-164

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Kevin Durant had 31 points and seven rebounds, LeBron James added 19 points and Team LeBron overcame a big game from Giannis Antetokounmpo to defeat Team Giannis 178-164 on Sunday night in the All-Star game.
22 hours ago

Currys: NBA All-Star weekend 'everything we hoped it would be'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sonya Curry hasn't stopped smiling all weekend. She has had quality time with her grandchildren with the entire family in town for All-Star Weekend festivities. She even hit a half-court shot at a community center her family helped refurbish. On Saturday night, she emerged from Suite 21 at the Spectrum Center beaming after spending the evening with family and watching sons Stephen and Seth and husband Dell participate in the NBA All-Star 3-point contest. "It's been everything that I hoped it would be," she said of her sons' return to their hometown for All-Star...
Feb 16, 2019

Jayson Tatum, Joe Harris, Hamidou Diallo win titles at All-Star Saturday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Boston's Jayson Tatum got his gamewinner from midcourt. Oklahoma City's Hamidou Diallo went over Shaquille O'Neal to help win his trophy. And Brooklyn's Joe Harris made all the shots at all the right times to deny Golden State's Stephen Curry a storybook ending in his hometown. Say this for All-Star Saturday Night: It had flair. Tatum won the skills competition, Diallo put on a show for the league's annual slam dunk title, and in easily the most anticipated part of the night Harris held off the Warriors' shooting star for the win in the 3-point contest. Harris made 12...
Feb 16, 2019

NBA stars LeBron James, Kevin Durant stand with Colin Kaepernick

A year after Fox News host Laura Ingram said that NBA players should "shut and dribble," many All Stars on Saturday applauded former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick for taking a stand and settling his lawsuit with the NFL.
Feb 16, 2019

Dirk Nowitzki hasn't decided on future, but he's soaking in final All-Star weekend

Though Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki has never announced that this season will be his last, as widely assumed, he said he is relishing the experiences in his final All-Star weekend.
Feb 16, 2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant reiterates Kristaps Porzingis trade doesn't concern him

"I have no concerns about trade moves or transactions throughout the season with other teams," he said.
Feb 16, 2019

Pelicans' Anthony Davis says Celtics are on list of preferred destinations

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Pelicans forward Anthony Davis said he has narrowed his list of teams that he would like to join if the Pelicans agree to his request to trade him.
Feb 15, 2019

Source: Pelicans fire GM Dell Demps amid Anthony Davis fallout

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says the Pelicans have fired general manager Dell Demps. The person spoke to The Associated Pres on condition of anonymity because the club has not announced it.
Feb 13, 2019

Minnesota offense dominates Rockets, takes Wolves soaring to win

The Timberwolves poured in points from the start. With the game on the line, however, the Rockets were more helpless to stop them than ever. The Timberwolves made 11 of 14 shots in the final eight minutes, holding off Harden's late charge and finishing off a 121-111 win.
Feb 13, 2019

Timberwolves' coach Ryan Saunders credits players with helping with learning process

"I'm happy for him," D'Antoni said. "Flip was special, a great coach. I'm sure (Ryan) is excited about the opportunity in Minnesota.
Feb 13, 2019

Timberwolves benefit from better spacing with Dario Saric in starting lineup

The Timberwolves scored 74 paint points against the Clippers on Monday, their second-most since 1996-97. The Timberwolves are hoping to increase their 3-point attempts, but interim coach Ryan Saunders said scoring inside and the 3-point shooting "goes hand-in-hand."
Feb 13, 2019

Timberwolves coach Ryan Saunders praises James Harden's offensive preparation

"I don't think he gets enough credit for how he studies, in the off-season, too, because he's seen every type of defense," Saunders said. "You take one thing away and a lot of times he does something else great.
Feb 13, 2019

Rockets hoping to have Clint Capela back after All-Star break

Rockets center Clint Capela has been out since he injured ligaments in his right thumb Jan. 13 in Orlando, requiring surgery the following week. The game against the Timberwolves was the 15th he had missed, but he was cleared to resume workouts several weeks ago. The Rockets expect him to practice with the team for the first time since the injury next week in Los Angeles.
Feb 13, 2019

Watch Rockets' James Harden learn new moves from AND1 mixtape legends

James Harden has plenty of tricks in his bag, but he actually took some time to learn some new moves from And1 Mixtape legends The Professor and Bone Collector this offseason.