57 min ago
Despite Mike D'Antoni, LA Lakers Can Be Glad They Don't Still Have Mike Brown
The ongoing failures of Mike Brown as Cleveland Cavaliers head coach after his bust as Los Angeles Lakers coach are a reminder that no matter the size of the market or the star talent, there are certain basics you need in a head coach to maximize the chances of getting what you want.
8 hrs ago
Cavs 98, Nuggets 88; Jason Lloyd's final thoughts
CLEVELAND: Twenty-one thoughts tonight, one for each of Tristan Thompson's career-high in rebounds during a drama-free 98-88 victory over the Nuggetsa 1. Maybe this is an overreaction to incredible numbers from one game, but I'm starting to wonder if the Cavs need to be a frontcourt dominant team in order to be successful.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Cavaliers notebook: Nuggets coach Brian Shaw once thought to be in line to coach Cavs
Shaw interviewed 12 times for head coaching jobs around the league the past few years before finally landing the Denver Nuggets job last summer.
Brian Shaw Appreciates Winding Coaching Road Jason Kidd Bypassed
BROOKLYN Brian Shaw was certain he was ready to make the instant leap from playing to coaching, until the greatest coach in NBA history bluntly informed him otherwise.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
look Nuggets turning it around
By JON KRAWCZYNSKI AP Basketball Writer The Denver Nuggets raised more than a few eyebrows this summer.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Will Kobe Bryant's Return Turn Lakers' Role Players into Afterthoughts?
With Kobe Bryant's anticipated return to game action drawing ever nearer, a question emerges - will the Los Angeles Lakers' role players turn back into mere afterthoughts? Brian Shaw says Pau Gasol doesn't seem like a go to player even with Steve and Kobe out.
Robinson scores 23, Nuggets beat Raptors 112-98
"Our bench has got to give us something," Casey said after Toronto lost its third straight.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
New coaches on the schedule this week: Cleveland Cavaliers lookahead
A record 13 coaches were hired during the NBA offseason, and the Cavaliers will face three of the newcomers this week.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Lakers 'faith' may lead to folly
There's been a healthy debate about the Lakers' decision to sign Kobe Bryant to a two-year $48.5 million extension.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
The real horror behind the Hack-A-Howard: Dwight Howard's clangs...
Credit Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni for embracing the hypocrisy, for acknowledging that what might be best for his team could also undermine the integrity of the game.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Friday And-1 Links: James Harden sued for allegedly punching a Lakers fan
Here is our regular look around the NBA - links to stories worth reading and notes to check out - done in bullet point form.
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau a fan of Nuggets' Brian Shaw
When Chicago Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau watches the Nuggets, he sees a collage of the Indiana Pacers, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Nuggets once coached by George Karl.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Without Steve Nash, Is There Any Hope for Mike D'Antoni?
The remainder of Steve Nash's career may very well have an influence on Mike D'Antoni's stint with the Los Angeles Lakers .
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Shaw opens up about guilt over family tragedy
Brian Shaw is off to a 4-5 start in his first year with the Nuggets. Brian Shaw, the Nuggets' first-year head coach, has plenty on his mind right now.
Wilson Chandler to start for Denver Nuggets vs. OKC Thunder
Wilson Chandler returns to the Nuggets starting lineup Monday night at small forward to help the team have its best chance at getting off to a good start against Oklahoma City, the last of a quick two-game road trip.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Hack-a-Dwight? Better Think Twice
Like a certain other legendary big man, a major weakness in Dwight Howard 's game has always been his abysmal free-throw attempts.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel to Present Its 200th Episode, 11/19
Now in its 19th season, REAL SPORTS WITH BRYANT GUMBEL , TV's most honored sports journalism series and the only sports program recognized with a prestigious 2012 George Foster Peabody Award, presents more enterprising features and reporting when the show's landmark 200th edition, available in HDTV, debuts TUESDAY, NOV.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Nuggets improving after rough start
They are rewarding themselves, actually, ironing out wrinkles game to game, which culminated in their best showing of the young season Wednesday night in a dominating win over the Lakers.
The Miami Herald
Lakers' home sellout streak ends at 320
The Lakers suddenly have some catching up to do with the Clippers, and not just in the Pacific Division standings.
LA Daily News
Brian Shaw believes Kobe will overcome injury
DENVER >> It seemed the good times would last forever for Kobe Bryant as winning NBA championships and ascending among the league's elite instantly became customary.