Nuggets fire coach Brian Shaw

Brian Shaw's coaching tenure with the Denver Nuggets is over.

In the midst of a dismal season, the Nuggets announced that Shaw had been fired Tuesday. The move comes after six consecutive losses by a Denver squad that has a 20-39 record this ...

Clippers persevere to defeat Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS -- The new day-after NBA reports on referee calls in the final two minutes of close games could generate some strong reactions from the Los Angeles Clippers.

Oh, goody probably won't be among them.

The severely short-handed Clippers ...

Shorthanded Sixers fall to Raptors

PHILADELPHIA -- This season has been one in which the 76ers are looking for keepers. Not surprisingly, there probably aren't a lot on the current roster who should seek long-term mortgages in Philadelphia.

With nothing to lose except plenty of ...

Heat slug out 115-98 victory over Suns

MIAMI -- The Phoenix Suns came to South Florida and Heat-Knicks circa late-'90s broke out Monday night at American Airlines Arena.

Three ejections. Two flagrant fouls. Six technical fouls.

No, there weren't any coaches clinging to ankles or ...