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Displaying articles 61 to 70.NBA -- Pelicans tighten grip on playoffs berth
Sun, 08 Apr 2018
CHICAGO -- With their playoffs lives on the line on Saturday night, the New Orleans Pelicans put on a show and out-slugged the defending champions Golden State Warriors in a spellbinding 126-120 victory at the Oracle Arena.
In a match-up highlighting two of the game's best performers, Anthony Dav
NBA -- LeBron breaks MJ's double-digit scoring streak
Sun, 01 Apr 2018
CHICAGO -- At 33 years and 91 days old LeBron James is supposed to be slowing down, what with the miles he has put on those knees since turning pro straight out of high school in 2003.
But the man they call The King just continues to
NBA -- Knicks' Porzingis tears ACL
Thu, 08 Feb 2018
CHICAGO -- New York Knicks big man Kristaps Porzingis, one of the NBA's rising stars, is done for the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his right knee on Tuesday night at the fabled Madison Square Garden.
NBA -- Bulls trade Mirotic to New Orleans
Fri, 02 Feb 2018
CHICAGO -- After an initial hiccup. the Chicago Bulls and the New Orleans have finally reached an agreement to send Nikola Mirotic to the Pelicans for Omer Asik, Jameer Nelson, Tony Allen and a protected first-round pick in the 2018 draft.
The deal initially fell through when the Pelicans refused
NBA -- Zach LaVine make bullish debut, Bulls beat Pistons
Mon, 15 Jan 2018
CHICAGO -- Zach LaVine returned from an 11-month absence to score 14 points and help the Chicago Bulls nipped the Detroit Pistons, 107-105, at the United Center.
LaVine, who was recovering from a torn ACL, made 5-of-9 field
NBA -- Bulls trounce Knicks, 122-119, in double overtime
Fri, 12 Jan 2018
CHICAGO -- Blue-chip rookie Lauri Markkanen had a sizzling Madison Square Garden debut by scoring 33 points to lead the Chicago Bulls to a thrilling 122-119 double overtime win over the New York Knicks on Wednesday night.
SECOND OVERTIME: My cherished moments with the Black Mamba
Wed, 20 Dec 2017
CHICAGO -- Although I first saw him in person during my coverage of the 2001 NBA Finals, I didn't actually talk to Kobe Bryant until five years later when the Los Angeles Lakers played the Chicago Bulls at the United Cen
NBA -- Mark Cuban: "Dirk is the Mavs. The Mavs are Dirk"
Fri, 08 Dec 2017
CHICAGO -- At 39 years of age and campaigning in his 20th NBA season, the twilight is dawning on Dirk Nowitzki, inarguably the best player to ever put on a Dallas Mavericks jersey.
Whether retirement comes after this sea
Vegas Diary -- The electric buzz of GGG vs. Canelo and hanging out with Dr. Chic
Sun, 17 Sep 2017
LAS VEGAS -- Sin City is a slice of heaven for a wretched writer such as myself, who needs a bottled poison to lubricate the vocabulary and allow the thoughts to flow freely like the l
Star-studded 2017 NBA Finals at The Q
Sat, 10 Jun 2017
CLEVELAND -- For the 10th time in as many years, PhilBoxing.com's NBA page writers have been credentialed to cover the NBA Finals.
In this year's championship series, writers Joan Secuya-Medida and Henrick Macali