Hoops

Celtics offseason review: Part II

BY KEVIN CONWAY This is the second in a four-part series examining the Celtics’ summer moves. Free Agency The summer of 2015 wasn’t flashy when…


Kobe has always known LA ending

BY CHRIS CLARKSON How long has Kobe Bryant been a Laker? I’ll put it this way, the last time Kobe Bryant wasn’t a Laker, Arnold…



Ranking the Clippers’ offseason finds

BY ROSCOE WHALAN After capitulating in the Western Conference semi-finals, the Clippers have bounced back this offseason adding a raft of new talent to the…


Sizing up the Sixers

BY JOSEPH PHELAN With the roster mostly intact, this would be a good time to discuss the NBA’s youngest team.


Celtics offseason review: Part I

BY KEVIN CONWAY This marks the second summer in a row that fans were expecting fireworks from the Celtics, only for expectations to fizzle out…


Team USA mini-camp taking shape

STAFF REPORT Team USA is holding a mini-camp in preparation for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The mini-camp is reportedly scheduled for…


Bird talks Pacers, Indiana hoops

STAFF REPORT Pacers president Larry Bird went on the Dan Patrick Show on Monday to discuss a wide array of topics — from the Pacers…


NBA free agency: Best of who’s left

BY SPENCER DAVIES With the majority of players having found new (or the same) homes, Spencer lists five of his favorite free agency targets left on the…


Garfinkel’s greatest high schoolers

STAFF REPORT Howard Garfinkel is the co-founder of the renowned Five-Star Basketball Camp and a member of the College Basketball Hall of Fame. No less…


Silver talks playoff seeding, more

STAFF REPORT NBA commissioner Adam Silver spoke with the media Tuesday and discussed an array of topics, including playoff seeding, Hack-a-Shaq and the DeAndre Jordan…


NBA free agency hits and misses

BY SPENCER DAVIES It’s been one week since teams have been able to negotiate and sign deals with players and their agents. There have been…


Magic’s Mario offers super show

BY SPENCER DAVIES The fifth overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft isn’t just another European that’s bound to be a bust. He’s a basketball…