Mavericks frantic rally not enough against Hawks

DALLAS -- As he was preparing his team for Atlanta's visit to American Airlines Center, Mavericks' coach Rick Carlisle called the Hawks, "the most underrated team in basketball."

Apparently, that message never made it to his players.

The ...

Miami Heat willing to gamble on Josh Smith

The holiday season became a little more hectic for a few executives within the Miami Heat's front office Monday.

An off day for the team turned into a chance to upgrade the roster when it was announced that power forward Josh Smith was waived by ...

Bulls rally to defeat Raptors 129-120

CHICAGO -- The Bulls surrendered a ridiculous 66 first-half points and trailed by 12 but rallied for a 129-120 victory Monday night at the United Center to snap the Raptors' six-game winning streak.

Derrick Rose scored 15 of his 29 points in the ...