Wednesday, April 16, 2014
The Washington Wizards downed an undermanned Miami Heat 114-93 on Monday to hand the Indiana Pacers the top seed in the Eastern Conference.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Indianapolis moved within one win of clinching the top seed in the NBA's Eastern Conference playoffs by beating Oklahoma City 102-97 in Sunday's clash of divisional leaders.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
San Antonio ensured it will finish top of the NBA Western Conference's regular-season standings by beating Phoenix 112-104 on Friday, thanks chiefly to Danny Green's career-high 33 points.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
San Antonio moved to the brink of sealing the top seed in the NBA Western Conference playoffs by beating Dallas 109-100 on Thursday, with Patty Mills scoring 26 points starting in place of Tony Parker.
Friday, April 11, 2014
A strengthened Oklahoma City beat the Los Angeles Clippers 107-101 in Wednesday's clash of NBA divisional leaders, with Russell Westbrook scoring 30 points in his return to the lineup.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Minnesota added another big scalp to its recent record by comfortably beating NBA-leading San Antonio 110-91 on Monday. The Timberwolves have beaten the two conference leaders over their past three games, having also downed Miami.
Geno Auriemma and Connecticut stand alone in women's college basketball, and they reached the top in unprecedented fashion.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Lance Stephenson shook his head in disbelief. All-Star starter Paul George repeatedly urged his Indiana teammates to get going, and All-Star center Roy Hibbert sat speechless on the bench during the final 30 minutes on the game.
The University of Connecticut kept their perfect championship game record intact by claiming their fourth NCAA national title on Monday with a 60-54 victory over the University of Kentucky.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Shabazz Napier walked slowly through the hallway of the stadium — the tears still drying, the twine from the cut-down net still hanging around his neck.