"The death of the Big Three was overrated," he said.
June 14, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
New York - Meet the new guy, Jason Kidd.
Less than two weeks after ending his long, All-Star career, Jason Kidd acknowledged he has "a lot to learn about coaching" Thursday as he took the Brooklyn Nets job despite having no...
June 13, 2013; Updated: 2:42 am
San Antonio — A day later, LeBron James didn't back down.
When the Miami Heat were embarrassed by 36 points in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, James took all the blame and even lauded...
June 13, 2013; Updated: 11:59 pm
The Brooklyn Nets hired Jason Kidd as their coach Wednesday, bringing the former star back to the franchise he led to its greatest NBA success.
Kidd retired earlier this month after one season with the...
June 12, 2013; Updated: 1:17 am
San Antonio — Danny Green and Gary Neal aren’t NBA royalty like LeBron James.
Either undrafted or unwanted, they were once more likely to be found playing in summer league...
June 12, 2013; Updated: 1:12 am
Lynx 87, Silver Stars 72
Forced to the outside early in the game, Lindsay Whalen and Minnesota were frustrated and trailed by a point at halftime. When she finally got...
June 12, 2013; Updated: 11:43 pm
A person with knowledge of the details says the Brooklyn Nets' coaching decision is down to Jason Kidd and Brian Shaw.
Kidd met with general manager Billy King on Monday and Shaw is expected to meet with the team Wednesday. The person tells...
June 11, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
San Antonio - Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili sat in mostly stunned silence, all that playoff experience not preparing them for how they felt after two games.
They were satisfied, yet shaken.
The San Antonio Spurs had...
June 10, 2013; Updated: 11:29 pm
Miami - Back with a blowout, and no, the Miami Heat didn't need LeBron James to do more.
Not when Mario Chalmers and everyone else did everything right.
Chalmers led the charge, James broke out to finish it with a flurry and...
June 9, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
Miami - The NBA Finals. Just being here can be memorable - and miserable.
And surprise, it's those supposedly stoic Spurs who are having more fun, while the South Beach bunch is a little grumpy and grouchy.
The Miami Heat may...
June 9, 2013; Updated: 11:58 pm
Mystics 85, Lynx 80
Ivory Latta scored 17 of her 24 points in the second half and Monique Currie had 23 as the Washington Mystics fended off Minnesota's fourth quarter rally and beat...
June 8, 2013; Updated: 4:28 am
Miami — If LeBron James played for the San Antonio Spurs, Gregg Popovich might have a message for him.
It's the same one he's occasionally delivered to Tim Duncan.
June 7, 2013; Updated: 6:39 am
June 7, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Lynx 99, Mercury 79
Not even a dunk by Brittney Griner would have been enough to slow down Minnesota's passing attack on Thursday night.
Maya Moore scored 22 points and Seimone Augustus added 19 to lead the Lynx to an easy win over...
June 6, 2013; Updated: 3:36 am
Miami - Before reaching the top of basketball, LeBron James was run over by the San Antonio Spurs.
The Spurs swept James' Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2007 NBA Finals, so long ago that...
June 6, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
Essence Carson scored 21 points and Alex Montgomery added six of her 13 points in overtime to help the New York Liberty beat the Indiana Fever 75-68 in a matinee game Wednesday.
New York earned its second straight overtime victory after...
June 5, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
Miami - Other than being widely known by just the first syllable of their surnames, the coaches who will match wits in these NBA Finals may seem like polar opposites.
Of course, they would probably disagree with that...
June 4, 2013; Updated: 4:33 am
Miami — Their season, their legacy, their reign atop the NBA was all at stake, and the Miami Heat responded in a manner befitting defending champions — with a blowout.
June 4, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
New York - Jason Kidd became one of the best by making others better.
He turned around a longtime-losing franchise, guided another to a championship, and helped his last one to its first division title since the year he came into the...
June 3, 2013; Updated: 5:27 am
Miami - As the final horn in a Game 6 loss to the Indiana Pacers was sounding, LeBron James walked toward several of his Miami Heat teammates to shake some hands and share a couple of quick words.
His message was clear: Get ready for...