PhilBoxing.com Special Coverage: NBA Coverage
Latest News & Columns ...
There are 2,156 articles related to this issue.
Displaying articles 1361 to 1380.
NBA -- Knicks look to close gap as playoff race tightens
By Raman Sharma, PhilBoxing.com, 11 Mar 2014
NEW YORK -- The New York Knicks (24-40) will host the struggling Philadelphia 76ers (15-47) Monday night at Madison Square Garden.
On paper, it would appear as a matchup between two lottery teams. However, given the Knicks' recent three game win streak and the Atlanta Hawks (26-35) recent sl Read full story
NBA -- Bulls turn back Heat in OT, 95-88
By Kelly Manalo, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Mar 2014
CHICAGO -- The rivalry continued Sunday afternoon and the Chicago Bulls outworked the Miami Heat in overtime, 95-88, at the United Center.
Each time these two teams meet there seems to be a playoff atmosp Read full story
NBA -- Davis delivers as Pelicans beat Nuggets in OT
By Absalon Inocian, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 10 Mar 2014
NEW ORLEANS -- Anthony Davis, also known as AD 23 -- may have found himself a new moniker, A.D. -- Always Delivers.
The 6-foot-10 Davis, a University of Kentucky alum, delivered a career-tying 32 points, 17 rebounds Read full story
NBA -- Knicks make sweet music at home against Jazz
By Raman Sharma, PhilBoxing.com, 10 Mar 2014
NEW YORK - Knicks make sweet music at home, beat Jazz, 108-81
photo caption: Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks drives to the basket against the Utah Jazz' Gordon Hayward Friday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Read full story
NBA -- Warriors host Filipino Heritage Night
By Doreen Mendez, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Mar 2014
OAKLAND -- For the second time in as many seasons, the Golden State Warriors hosted Filipino Heritage Night on Friday when the team played the visiting Atlanta Hawks at the Oracle Arena.
It was a celebra Read full story
NBA -- Bulls host masked James and company
By Reynante Bulawan, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Mar 2014
MIAMI -- Still reeling from back- to-back road losses to the Houston Rockets and the San Antonio Spurs out in Texas, the 42-16 Miami Heat will cross paths with familiar foe --- the 34-28 Chicago Bulls, who are playing in the midst of a six game home stand at the United Center.
The Sunday aft Read full story
NBA - Warriors slay Hakws, 111-97
By Ryan Medida, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Mar 2014
OAKLAND -- The Golden State Warriors (39-24) cruised past the Atlanta Hawks (26-34) on Friday night at the Oracle Arena here in downtown Oakland.
After a week long Eastern Conference road trip, the fans were buzzing Read full story
NBA -- Grizzlies make strong playoffs push out West
By Jeremy Zuniga, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Mar 2014
CHICAGO --- If the NBA playoffs were to start today, the Memphis Grizzlies would not make the cut.
But since the postseason doesn't start until April 19, the Grizzlies have a lot of time to gain ground. And the way they're playing right now, chances are, they will make the Top 8 in the Western Read full story
NBA -- Bulls fall short against gritty Grizzlies
By Katrina Barnett, PhilBoxing.com, 09 Mar 2014
CHICAGO -- In a battle between two of the NBA's top defensive teams, the Memphis Grizzlies bested the Chicago Bulls, 85-77, Friday night at the United Center.
Grizzlies' big men Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph controlle Read full story
NBA -- Davis, Evans power Pelicans past Bucks
By Absalon Inocian, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 09 Mar 2014
NEW ORLEANS -- Anthony Davis dominated the paint like an All-Star Friday night and the New Orleans Pelicans held off the Milwaukee Bucks, 112-104, at the Smoothie King Center.
The rangy 6-foot-10 Davis, the No.1 pick Read full story
NBA - Pelicans begin 6-game home stand against Bucks
By Bernard Pagusara, PhilBoxing.com, 08 Mar 2014
NEW ORLEANS - With momentum on their side, the New Orleans Pelicans face the reeling Milwuakee Bucks toady (9 am RP time) tonight a the Smoothie King Center.
O.J. mayo will lead the Bucks with Gary Neal, Irsan Ilyasova and a crew of young stars headed by the “Greek Freak” Giannis Antetokounmp Read full story
NBA -- Knicks look to sing a new tune against the Jazz
By Raman Sharma, PhilBoxing.com, 08 Mar 2014
NEW YORK - The New York Knicks (22-40) will host the struggling Utah Jazz (21-40) on Friday March 7 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
The Knicks are in 11th place in the weak Eastern Conference, 5 1/2 games behind the Atlanta Hawks for the eighth and final playoff spot with 20 games remain Read full story
NBA -- Warriors overwhelm Celtics, 108-88
By Joan Secuya-Medida, PhilBoxing.com, 07 Mar 2014
SAN FRANCISCO -- The good teams are supposed to beat the bad teams. And that's what the Golden State Warriors did Wednesday night at the TD Garden in Boston.
David Lee scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds whil Read full story
NBA -- Nets over .500 after taming Grizzlies, 103-94
By Raman Sharma, PhilBoxing.com, 07 Mar 2014
BROOKLYN -- The Brooklyn Nets defeated the visiting Memphis Grizzlies, 103-94 Wednesday night at The Barclays Center in Brooklyn.
All-Star forward Joe Johnson led the Nets (30-29) with 21 points, who went over .500 fo Read full story
NBA -- Nets tame streaking Bulls, 96-80
By Raman Sharma, PhilBoxing.com, 04 Mar 2014
BROOKLYN -- The Brooklyn Nets defeated the visiting Chicago Bulls, 96-80, Monday night at The Barclays Center here in Brooklyn.
Point guard Deron Williams led the Nets with 20 points and Joe Johnson added 19. At 29-29, the Nets climbed back to the .500 mark for the first time since November 5 Read full story
NBA -- LeBron's career-high 61 propels Heat over Bobcats
By Reynante Bulawan, PhilBoxing.com, 04 Mar 2014
MIAMI -- With Dwayne Wade being held out for precautionary measures and the usually reliable Chris Bosh struggling with his mid-range shot, the Miami Heat needed their masked superstar to carry the load.
And like alwa Read full story
NBA -- Warriors slay Knicks, 126-103
By Raman Sharma, PhilBoxing.com, 02 Mar 2014
NEW YORK -- A year after Golden State Warriors All-Star guard Stephen Curry scored 54 points at Madison Square Garden in New York City, he returned to the proverbial scene of the crime and dazzled fans with a triple-doub Read full story
NBA -- Dragic scores 40 as Suns outlast Pelicans
By Absalon Inocian, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 02 Mar 2014
NEW ORLEANS - Point guard Goran Dragic ran rings around his defenders all night, scoring 40 points and dishing five assists as the Phoenix Suns outlasted the New Olreans Pelicans, 116-104, Friday at the US Airways Arena.
Read full story
NBA -- Nets melt Nuggets on the road, 112-89
By Homer D. Sayson, PhilBoxing.com, 01 Mar 2014
CHICAGO -- The Brooklyn Nets held the host Denver Nuggets to eight first quarter points and never looked back on the way to a mighty impressive road victory.
Paul Pierce led a balanced assault with 18 points and the Nets routed the Nuggets, 112-89, at the Pepsi Center. Joe Johnson, Marcus Thor Read full story
NBA - LeBron drops 31 as Heat abuse Knicks by 26
By Reynante Bulawan, PhilBoxing.com, 01 Mar 2014
MIAMI -- Wearing a mask to protect a broken nose he suffered last February 20 against the Thunder in Oklahoma, LeBron James returned from a week's layoff and played like he never left.
The reigning league MVP logged 31 point Read full story