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 ...