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Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving (2) drives past Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry (30) during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers defeated the Warriors 110-99.
4 March 2015 | 8:07 pm
- LeBron James bounced back from a sub-par NBA effort and Kyrie Irving returned after a two-game absence as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 110-79. James scored 27 points on 12-of-23 shooting while Irving added 18 in Cleveland's 12th home triumph in a row. Kevin Love and J.R. Smi…
4 March 2015 | 10:00 am
LeBron James bounced back from a sub-par NBA effort and Kyrie Irving returned after a two-game absence as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 110-79. James scored 27 points on 12-of-23 shooting Tuesday while Australian-born guard Irving added 18 to lead seven double-figure Cavalier s…
4 March 2015 | 4:17 am
LeBron James bounced back from a sub-par NBA effort and Kyrie Irving returned after a two-game absence Tuesday as the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Boston Celtics 110-79. James scored 27 points on 12-of-23 shooting while Australian-born guard Irving added 18 to lead seven double-figure Cavalier s…
4 March 2015 | 3:38 am
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cavaliers, behind a combined 45 points in 52 minutes from LeBron James and Kyrie Irving, routed the Boston Celtics, 110-79, Tuesday night at The Q. Here is a capsule look at the game after a dvr review of the Fox Sports Ohio telecast: Protecting their court: The Cavs have won…
4 March 2015 | 3:37 am
MINNEAPOLIS – J.J. Redick was ready to tell his story. After the Clippers’ starting shooting guard got bounced from Monday’s 110-105 win over the Timberwolves, he stood by his locker, excited to explain his unlikely ejection with 1:06 left in...
4 March 2015 | 3:23 am
The Clippers shooting guard acknowledged telling referee Josh Tiven on Monday that he would be repaid for his fine after receiving a technical foul for complaining about Minnesota Timberwolves Coach Flip Saunders wandering onto the court during a dead ball late in the fourth quarter. The NBA release…
4 March 2015 | 2:16 am
According to J.J. Redick, who was assessed a technical foul during a spat with the officials and Minnesota coach Flip Saunders Monday night, he was going to get his money back for the T. But according to the NBA's review, nope .
4 March 2015 | 12:37 am
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers protests the ejection of J.J. Redick in the second half of the Clippers' 110-105 win. Clippers Coach Doc Rivers protests the ejection of J.J. Redick in the second half of the Clippers' 110-105 win.
3 March 2015 | 10:46 pm
After missing the last two games for the Cleveland Cavaliers with a left shoulder strain, point guard Kyrie Irving will be reinserted into the starting lineup against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night. Irving injured his shoulder in last week's win over the Golden State Warriors.
3 March 2015 | 10:39 pm
The Los Angeles Clippers guard will not have his technical overturned, as the NBA begins releasing reports of referee reviews.
3 March 2015 | 10:15 pm
CLEVELAND (AP) Cavaliers All-Star guard Kyrie Irving is questionable against Boston after missing two games with a strained left shoulder.
3 March 2015 | 5:55 pm
Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving, who has missed the last two games with a strained left shoulder, is listed as questionable for Tuesday night against the Boston Celtics. Irving participated in morning shootaround at Cleveland Clinic Courts, but will be checked at the arena before his pl…
3 March 2015 | 5:42 pm
© Stacy Revere/Getty Images J.J. Redick claims Timberwolves head coach Flip Saunders walked out on the court and cussed him out during Monday's game. J.J. Redick was ejected during the final two minutes of the Los Angeles’ Clippers win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
3 March 2015 | 5:28 pm
The Clippers have earned themselves a bit of a reputation where the officials are concerned, and it's something that continues to haunt them as we work our way toward the end of the regular season. Doc Rivers saw this coming as early as the first week of the season, but has been unable to do much ab…
3 March 2015 | 5:00 pm
Last year, the college hoops 30 for 30 was "Requiem for the Big East".
3 March 2015 | 3:17 pm
We're roughly two weeks away from the air date of one of the most eagerly-awaited documentaries - ESPN's 30 for 30: I Hate Christian Laettner. ESPN rolled out a trailer on Monday for the documentary, which is set to air after the network's Selection Sunday show on March 15. Some of basketball's grea…
3 March 2015 | 2:41 pm
Check out the best crossovers of February. Jack crosses DJ and hits a game-winner Nick Young vs Brooklyn ……
3 March 2015 | 2:37 pm
Duke legend Christian Laettner is the subject of an upcoming ESPN 30 for 30 documentary titled “I Hate Christian Laettner.” The project has been in the works for the past few months and will air on ESPN on March 15 at 9pm, which will follow the network’s coverage of the selections…
3 March 2015 | 1:36 pm
It's never easy to defend Steph Curry, but Mason Plumlee did it about as well as anyone ever will on Monday night.
3 March 2015 | 2:29 am
The Lakers signed Kelly this summer to a two-year deal worth around $3.5 million after he showied promise his rookie season as the 48th overall draft pick. After starring at Duke, where he went 111-15 through four years, Kelly's two seasons with the Lakers will feature two missed playoff appearances…
3 March 2015 | 1:51 am
Former Miami Heat player Shane Battier and his wife, Heidi, will continue to give back to the community they call home by hosting the fourth annual “South Beach Battioke” on Mar. 3, 8 p.m., at the Fillmore Theatre in Miami Beach.
2 March 2015 | 6:40 am
In a video produced by American Express for the All Star Game, Mason Plumlee talks about his early disappointments coming out of college and his first days with the Nets . In it, he admits, he thought he would go higher in the draft and then after joining the Nets, at one point he was so upset with…
1 March 2015 | 7:24 pm
Kyrie Irving did not travel with the Cavaliers for their two-game road trip due to a left shoulder injury.
1 March 2015 | 3:38 am
The Cavaliers will be without at least one All-Star on Sunday in Houston. Point guard Kyrie Irving will miss his second straight game with a strained left shoulder, an injury the team had thought would only sideline him for one game. Irving injured his shoulder in the second half of Thursday night's…
1 March 2015 | 1:19 am
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28 February 2015 | 11:31 pm
Kyrie Irving will not be available for Sunday's game against the Houston Rockets, as the All-Star point guard will remain in Cleveland to receive further treatment on his strained left shoulder. Head Coach David Blatt was hopeful he would have Irving and James back in the lineup on Sunday.
28 February 2015 | 11:23 pm
Shortly before tipoff against the Indiana Pacers, Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt made the decision to rest LeBron James. With the Cavs coming off a hard-fought an emotional win against Golden State and also being in the midst of a 10-day stretch with seven games, it's that kind of forwar…
28 February 2015 | 5:34 am
Shane Battier stars on Day 1 of sports statisticians conference, tells tale of how he earned the attention of former teammate LeBron James…
28 February 2015 | 3:24 am
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cavaliers lost to the Pacers, 93-86, Friday night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. Here is a capsule look at the game after a dvr review of the Fox Sports Ohio telecast: Streak snapped: The Cavs had won four in a row.
28 February 2015 | 3:14 am
The All-Star point guard sustained the injury during the third quarter of Thursday's big win over Golden State.
27 February 2015 | 10:11 pm
The MRI results on Kyrie Irving's left shoulder revealed a shoulder strain and he will not play tonight against the Indiana Pacers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Irving will be reevaluated on Sunday before the Cavaliers visit the Houston Rockets.
27 February 2015 | 9:16 pm
He's only 24 and lord knows we need shooters. He's been on some summer league teams but hasn't really got a lot of PT under his belt.
27 February 2015 | 8:26 pm
NBA champion and Miami Heat legend Shane Battier is this week's special guest for the Miami Heat podcast to chat about his upcoming charity event, the South Beach Battioke.
27 February 2015 | 6:08 pm
Cavaliers All-Stars LeBron James and Kyrie Irving will miss Friday's game against the Pacers.
27 February 2015 | 5:53 pm
In a life full of difficult challenges, Heat forward manages to keep a positive outlook…
27 February 2015 | 4:38 pm
Two of the best and most exciting guards faced off on Thursday and despite some pretty sick highlights, ……
27 February 2015 | 11:54 am
HOUSTON — When the Nets acquired Thaddeus Young last week, coach Lionel Hollins switched to a smaller, quicker lineup. While that decision made sense on several levels, and seems as...
27 February 2015 | 6:52 am
Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving injured his left shoulder in Thursday night's 110-99 win over the Golden State Warriors and will not travel with the team to Indiana for Friday's game against the Pacers. Irving instead will undergo an MRI at Cleveland Clinic Sports Health Friday morning and he is listed…
27 February 2015 | 5:49 am
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26 February 2015 | 4:56 pm
The two first-year players give the Jazz a nice spark off the bench, combining for 28 points in nearly 50 combined minutes. SALT LAKE CITY - For as well as this community knows his brother, it's probably not a big surprise that Elijah Millsap wasn't celebrating a personal accomplishment Wednesday ni…
26 February 2015 | 5:55 am
Former Duke and current NBA star Jabari Parker drops in on the ACC Postgame Live set to talk about the Blue Devils’ huge overtime win over UNC. Parker also talks about how special the UNC Duke rivalry is and gives an update on how the rehab is going on his injured knee. The post Former Duke St…
19 February 2015 | 2:27 pm
The Duke basketball program has a rich history of incredible highlights and athletes. Part of the luxury of having almost every Duke game televised and the amazing resources of Duke Blue Planet is that many of the best moments of the program have been documented and archived in some form or fashion.
13 February 2015 | 7:36 pm
Former Duke basketball and football player Reggie Love has already played a role in some huge moments in his life. Many Blue Devil fans remember him as a valuable contributor to Duke’s run to the national championship in 2001, particularly when Love helped provide the team with some toughness…
5 February 2015 | 1:25 pm
Shane Battier continues to pile up the accolades and awards as the ACC announced today that the former Duke All-American and National Player of the Year is a member of the conference’s ACC Basketball Legends for the class of 2015. Battier, who now works with ESPN as a college basketball analys…
3 February 2015 | 4:52 pm
Former Duke All-American and two-time national champion Grant Hill will be part of the CBS coverage of the Final Four this season, according to multiple reports. Hill, who currently serves as an NBA analyst for Turner, will be paired with Bill Raftery and Jim Nantz as CBS’ announcing crew for…
3 February 2015 | 4:01 pm
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is the talk of college basketball this week as he tries to set an unprecedented milestone for Division I Men’s Basketball this Sunday when he’ll attempt to get his 1000th career win as a head coach. As we pointed out yesterday, many major media outle…
21 January 2015 | 7:49 pm
As we prepare for an iconic moment in the history of Duke basketball and in the coaching career of Mike Krzyzewski, many outlets are putting together some cool features to recognize the accomplishment of Coach K closing in on his 1000th career win. While Coach K is downplaying the significance of th…
20 January 2015 | 1:48 pm
Shane Battier is the future President of the United States – at least, he is if you believe Bill Walton. The wildly colorful, and sometimes delusional, Walton was part of ESPN’s broadcast team for the Stanford vs. UCLA game Thursday night and gave his assessment that the former Duke All-…
9 January 2015 | 1:50 pm
Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker suffered a bad injury in Monday night’s win over the Phoenix Suns and the team reported Tuesday night that he tore the ACL in his left knee and will miss the remainder of the season. The injury occurred in the third quarter of Monday’s game when his…
17 December 2014 | 2:27 pm