After Europe, Andres Nocioni ponders NBA comeback

Given that the first two games in the Bulls' Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Wizards produced few positive lasting memories, it's time to visit the archives before the series shifts to Washington for Friday's Game 3.

You remember.


Mistakes and missed opportunities haunt Bobcats

MIAMI -- Not long after Charlotte came up short in its effort to try and even its opening-round playoff series with the Miami Heat on Wednesday, Al Jefferson hobbled through the Bobcats locker room, sat down, and grimaced.

Behind him was the ...

Despite loss, Hawks return home with advantage

The ball is in the Hawks' court -- literally.

The Hawks host the Pacers in Game 3 on Thursday with their Eastern Conference playoff series tied 1-1. The Hawks won Game 1 convincingly and took home-court advantage. The Pacers won Game 2 in a rout ...

Mavericks pummel Spurs to even series

SAN ANTONIO -- Unlike in Game 1 of this playoff series against San Antonio, this time the Dallas Mavericks handled their business and finished the good vibes they had throughout Wednesday's game.

This time, after building a comfortable lead ...

A test of survival as Heat holds off the Bobcats

MIAMI -- For the record, it was one dribble for one half of the length of the entire court.

That's 47 feet ... with one bounce of the ball ... and then a massive, strutting, fully extended signature dunk by LeBron James to give AmericanAirlines ...