National Basketball Association http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23072/all en UPDATE 1-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130103/update-1-nba-results <p>Jan 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Wednesday (home team in CAPS) <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/canada">TORONTO</a> 102 Portland 79 Chicago 96 ORLANDO 94 Sacramento 97 CLEVELAND 94 INDIANA 89 Washington 81 Memphis 93 BOSTON 83</p> CDATA National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Sports Thomson Reuters Thu, 03 Jan 2013 15:59:48 +0000 5730982 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130106/nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <p>Jan 6 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) Oklahoma City 104 <a href="http://www.globalpost.com/internal/section-config/canada">TORONTO</a> 92</p> CDATA National Basketball Association XML Thomson Reuters Sun, 06 Jan 2013 20:42:20 +0000 5731299 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-standings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>Jan 8 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NBA on Monday<br /> EASTERN CONFERENCE<br /> ATLANTIC DIVISION<br /> W L PCT GB<br /> 1. NY Knicks 23 11 .676 -<br /> 2. Brooklyn 19 15 .559 4<br /> 3. Boston 17 17 .500 6<br /> 4. Philadelphia 15 20 .429 8 1/2<br /> 5. Toronto 12 22 .353 11<br /> CENTRAL DIVISION<br /> W L PCT GB<br /> 1. Chicago 19 13 .594 -<br /> 2. Indiana 20 14 .588 -<br /> 3. Milwaukee 16 16 .500 3<br /> 4. Detroit 13 23 .361 8<br /> 5.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2005–06 NBA season 2006–07 NBA season Basketball National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:39:50 +0000 5731464 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Rampant Bulls run struggling Cavaliers ragged http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-nba-rampant-bulls-run-struggling-cavaliers-ragged <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>* Bulls beat Cavaliers for 11th straight time</p> <p>* Dislodge Pacers from top spot in Central division (Adds further detail, quotes)</p> <p>Jan 7 (Reuters) - Carlos Boozer and the Chicago Bulls recovered from a slow start to pummel the struggling Cleveland Cavaliers 118-92 on Monday and take over top spot in the Eastern Conference's Central division.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-1-nba-rampant-bulls-run-struggling-cavaliers-ragged" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Anderson Varejão Bulls–Heat rivalry Carlos Boozer Chicago Bulls Chicago Bulls Cleveland Cavaliers Cleveland Cavaliers Joakim Noah Luol Deng McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association National Basketball Association rivalries Person Career Person Location Quotation Taj Gibson Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 13:54:08 +0000 5731500 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/update-2-nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 9 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Tuesday (home team in CAPS) Brooklyn 109 PHILADELPHIA 89 INDIANA 87 Miami 77 MILWAUKEE 108 Phoenix 99 HOUSTON 125 LA Lakers 112 MINNESOTA 108 Atlanta 103</p> Basketball National Basketball Association Sports Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 02:45:13 +0000 5731944 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Skiles steps down as Bucks head coach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-skiles-steps-down-bucks-head-coach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 8 (Reuters) - Scott Skiles has stepped down as coach of the Milwaukee Bucks after more than four seasons in charge, General Manager John Hammond announced on Tuesday.</p> <p>Skiles compiled a 162-182 regular season record since replacing Larry Krystkowiak and made the playoffs once, in 2009-10, when the Bucks lost to Atlanta in the first round.</p> <p>Assistant Jim Boylan will assume head coaching duties for the remainder of the season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-skiles-steps-down-bucks-head-coach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jim Boylan National Basketball Association Scott Skiles Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 04:30:21 +0000 5731955 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-standings-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 9 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NBA on Tuesday EASTERN CONFERENCE ATLANTIC DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. NY Knicks 23 11 .676 - 2. Brooklyn 20 15 .571 3 1/2 3. Boston 17 17 .500 6 4. Philadelphia 15 21 .417 9 5. Toronto 12 22 .353 11 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Indiana 21 14 .600 - 2. Chicago 19 13 .594 0 1/2 3. Milwaukee 17 16 .515 3 4. Detroit 13 23 .361 8 1/2 5.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/nba-standings-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball National Basketball Association Western Conference Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 04:30:32 +0000 5731957 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Timberwolves overcome lost Love to clip Hawks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/update-1-nba-timberwolves-overcome-lost-love-clip-hawks <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Rubio returns for Timberwolves</p> <p>* Hawks lose third straight</p> <p>Jan 8 (Reuters) - The Minnesota Timberwolves coped with the absence of head coach Rick Adelman and All Star forward Kevin Love to beat Atlanta 108-103 on Tuesday, ending a near seven-year winless run against the Hawks.</p> <p>Timberwolves coach Adelman missed the game for personal reasons, while Love is out indefinitely after reinjuring his right hand last week, but the home team still had enough beat the Hawks for the first time since April 2006.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/update-1-nba-timberwolves-overcome-lost-love-clip-hawks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> McDonald's High School All-Americans Minnesota Timberwolves National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 04:45:03 +0000 5731958 at http://www.globalpost.com Microsoft's Ballmer, group to pay $500 mln for NBA's Kings-report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/microsofts-ballmer-group-pay-500-mln-nbas-kings-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>SEATTLE, Jan 9 (Reuters) - A group of investors including Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Ballmer and hedge fund manager Chris Hansen is close to a deal to buy the Sacramento Kings professional basketball team for $500 million and move the National Basketball Association franchise to Seattle, Yahoo Sports reported on Wednesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/microsofts-ballmer-group-pay-500-mln-nbas-kings-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Basketball Association Sports Washington Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 23:00:04 +0000 5732393 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Knicks' Anthony banned one game for approaching Garnett http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/nba-knicks-anthony-banned-one-game-approaching-garnett <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 9 (Reuters) - New York Knicks All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony has been suspended one game by the National Basketball Association (NBA) for approaching an opposing player on multiple occasions after a recent game, the league said on Wednesday.</p> <p>Anthony confronted Boston Celtics forward Kevin Garnett in the arena tunnel near the players' locker rooms and again in the parking garage following New York's 102-96 home loss on Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/nba-knicks-anthony-banned-one-game-approaching-garnett" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Carmelo Anthony McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 00:15:25 +0000 5732428 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Microsoft's Ballmer and Seattle group set to buy Kings-report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/update-1-nba-microsofts-ballmer-and-seattle-group-set-buy-kings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Deal worth $500 million</p> <p>* Report says team will move to old Supersonics home</p> <p>* Sacramento mayor desperate to keep team</p> <p>By Jonathan Kaminsky and Suzanne Hurt</p> <p>SEATTLE/SACRAMENTO, Jan 9 (Reuters) - A group of investors led by hedge fund manager Chris Hansen and Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Ballmer is close to a deal to buy the Sacramento Kings basketball team for $500 million and move the franchise to Seattle, Yahoo Sports reported on Wednesday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/update-1-nba-microsofts-ballmer-and-seattle-group-set-buy-kings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Families Labor Law National Basketball Association Sports Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 04:30:24 +0000 5732472 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA standings http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/nba-standings <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 10 (Infostrada Sports) - Standings from the NBA on Wednesday EASTERN CONFERENCE ATLANTIC DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. NY Knicks 23 11 .676 - 2. Brooklyn 20 15 .571 3 1/2 3. Boston 18 17 .514 5 1/2 4. Philadelphia 15 22 .405 9 1/2 5. Toronto 13 22 .371 10 1/2 CENTRAL DIVISION W L PCT GB 1. Indiana 21 14 .600 - 2. Chicago 19 14 .576 1 3. Milwaukee 18 16 .529 2 1/2 4. Detroit 13 23 .361 8 1/2 5.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/nba-standings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2005–06 NBA season Basketball National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 06:45:04 +0000 5732498 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 8-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/update-8-nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 10 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Wednesday (home team in CAPS) TORONTO 90 Philadelphia 72 Utah 112 CHARLOTTE 102 CLEVELAND 99 Atlanta 83 BOSTON 87 Phoenix 79 Milwaukee 104 CHICAGO 96 NEW ORLEANS 88 Houston 79 SAN ANTONIO 108 LA Lakers 105 OKLAHOMA CITY 106 Minnesota 84 DENVER 108 Orlando 105 LA CLIPPERS 99 Dallas 93 Memphis 94 GOLDEN STATE 87</p> Basketball National Basketball Association Sports Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 02:30:14 +0000 5732456 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Paul pulls the strings as Clippers slice up Mavs http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/update-1-nba-paul-pulls-the-strings-clippers-slice-mavs <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>* Crawford returns for Clippers</p> <p>* Mavericks lose fourth straight</p> <p>Jan 9 (Reuters) - Chris Paul orchestrated another Los Angeles Clippers triumph with a season-high 16 assists as he pulled the strings in a 99-93 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday.</p> <p>With the game evenly poised heading into the closing stages, Paul scored or assisted on eight of his team's 10 field goals in the fourth quarter to lift the Clippers to a franchise-record 13th straight home win.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/update-1-nba-paul-pulls-the-strings-clippers-slice-mavs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dallas Mavericks McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 07:30:21 +0000 5732503 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130111/update-2-nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 11 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Thursday (home team in CAPS) INDIANA 81 NY Knicks 76 Dallas 117 SACRAMENTO 112 (OT) PORTLAND 92 Miami 90</p> National Basketball Association New York Knicks Thomson Reuters Fri, 11 Jan 2013 04:00:03 +0000 5732972 at http://www.globalpost.com