Baylor sophomore center Isaiah Austin has decided to forgo the remainder of his collegiate eligibility to enter the NBA draft.
Popovich was named NBA coach of the year on Tuesday, making him just the third coach in league history to win the Red Auerbach trophy three times in his career.
Tim Duncan scored 27 points, and the San Antonio Spurs held the Dallas Mavericks to one field goal in the final seven minutes to rally for a 90-85 victory Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
In Sunday’s first-round Game 1 at San Antonio, the Mavs held a late 10-point lead but then went almost six minutes without scoring tests the theory – and the limits of ‘downer.’
While San Antonio Spurs steamrolled toward their fourth 60-win season in 11 years, coach Gregg Popovich was asked if there is a secret formula for the franchise’s almost unfathomable run of excellence.
The 7-foot German – relatively new dad and old hand at this postseason thing after missing last year for the first time since 2000 – is just happy to be back in what he calls the ‘big dance,’ a little phrase he stole himself.
Shawn Marion joins the Ben and Skin Show to preview Game 1 of the Mavs/Spurs playoff series and address the controversy of the suspicious picture on his twitter.
Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 76 percent of ballots cast.
Monta Ellis has been shrugging off the skeptics throughout his first season with Dallas.
The Mavericks are longshots to escape their first round matchup with San Antonio, much less win the NBA title. But exactly what odds do they face?
Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference’s No. 7 seed away from Dallas.
The NBA announced the preliminary schedule for the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs today.