No logic for Heat to tank

First, the reality: NBA teams don't tank. At least not when it...protecting the Heat's 2015 first-round NBA Draft choice, playing the prospects, saving...will not be a fifth consecutive trip to the NBA Finals.But here's why the fail-forward...
Ann Dummer

...her favorite activities. She attended all of her grandson's P&R practices and games over the years. And, she was an avid NBA, tennis and bowling fan. During her time in Juneau, she was a member of the Harbor Board and one of the early members of Friends...
Today in sports history

...against the Minneapolis Lakers to tie an NBA record.1971 - Garo Yepremian's 37-yard...2008 - New Orleans guard Chris Paul has his NBA-record steals streak end at 108 games...Denver Nuggets. The Clippers claim the NBA's best record at 22-6 in the finale...
Today in sports history

...fourth-quarter deficit to win 34-31 in overtime over San Diego.2004 - Steve Nash has 18 points and 13 assists to become the first NBA player to register 10 or more assists in 11 consecutive victories as Phoenix beat Toronto 106-94. Magic Johnson did it twice...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...watching talented people show off their skills. That can be on the basketball court (I'm thinking Gold Medal, not just the NBA) or Gold Rush Days, where folks get to show off their talent with an ax, chainsaw or rock drill.? On my birthday, Sept...
Celtics trade Rondo to Mavericks

...ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki...earned the franchise its unprecedented 17th NBA title in 2008."We would not have won...Conference.The Mavericks, who won their only NBA title in 2011, have not won a playoff series...
Sports on TV

MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL Noon, ESPNU - Diamond Head Classic, fifth or seventh place, at Honolulu 2:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Diamond Head Classic, third place, at Honolulu 4:30 p.m., ESPN2 - Diamond Head Classic, championship, at Honolulu NBA BASKETBALL 8 a.
Sports On TV for Dec. 18

...COLLEGE BASKETBALL3 p.m., ESPNU - Cleveland St. at Virginia4 p.m., ESPN - UConn vs. Duke, at East Rutherford, N.J.NBA BASKETBALL4 p.m., TNT - New York at Chicago6:30 p.m., Olahoma City at Golden StateNFL FOOTBALL4:25 p.m., NFL...
Today In Sports History for Dec.19-20

...Chiefs 27-13 victory at St. Louis.DECEMBER 201966 - The NBA grants a franchise to Seattle, expanding the league to 11 teams...with Dan Marino.2000 - In the second-lowest scoring game in NBA history, the Charlotte Hornets hold the Miami Heat to a franchise-low...
For Kobe, it is open season

...milestone, seven games into the season, when he set the awkward NBA record for career missed shots? Byron Scott, the Lakers' coach...Then, a couple of weeks later, Bryant became the first NBA player with more than 30,000 points and 6,000 assists. Instead...


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