Wolves win home opener 97-91 over Detroit

MINNEAPOLIS -- The last time Flip Saunders roamed the Target Center sidelines as Timberwolves head coach many of the players currently on his roster were in grade school.

A decade later that youth is the focal point of the new direction the ...

Lin looking for his new role with Lakers

LOS ANGELES--Jeremy Lin has seen this before, often a supporting actor on the NBA stage.

He played two years next to James Harden, Houston's shooting guard in title only who loved to have the ball in his hands at all times. It ended up costing ...

Bulls all set for big-time rivalry with Cavaliers

It's a big game if Tom Thibodeau is offering big-picture perspective.

"When you look at this city, the franchise, the history, the tradition and what basketball means here, it's a big deal," Thibodeau said of Chicago's excitement for this Bulls ...

Heat refute claims of boosted crowd noise

The Miami Heat listed a sellout crowd of 19,744 for Wednesday's season-opening victory over the Washington Wizards at AmericanAirlines Arena. At least one onlooker thought he heard even more.

During the broadcast of the Heat's 107-95 victory, the...