Happiness is a huge home win for the Liberty

“For me, it was very personal. I’m so happy our team got the win,” said New York Liberty guard Candice Wiggins after the team’s 79-70 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks.

Brooklyn Nets request waivers on Darius Morris

The Brooklyn Nets have requested waivers on guard Darius Morris, Nets General Manager Billy King announced.

Nets’ Billy King hustling to find hidden jewel

By the time Brooklyn made their selection, the 29th in last week’s NBA draft, the booing from die-hard New York basketball fans had subsided, but the reasons hadn’t been forgotten.

Brooklyn’s Sam Worthen keeps 23-year promise, earns college degree

Sam Worthen was a two-year starter at point guard from 1978 to 1980.

At NBA draft, Knicks fans show no love for Phil’s pick

Roughly one hour after Phil Jackson selected Latvian center Kristaps Porzingis with the fourth overall pick in last Thursday’s NBA draft, the Knicks president issued a statement through a press release that seemingly suggested the 19-year-old would someday emerge as ...

NBA draft always a full-court game of deceit and surprises

Lies, rumors, conjecture and partial truths. Such is the nature of the NBA draft, taking place tonight (Thursday) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Picking 29th, the Nets can only hope for a Draft Day miracle

Brooklyn Nets fans will have to wait until the end of Round 1 of tonight’s (Thursday) NBA draft, being held at the Barclays Center, the Nets’ home, to hear NBA Commissioner Adam Silver say, “With the 29th pick, the Brooklyn ...

Tina Charles, teammates’ lack of intensity hurting Liberty

“We’ve got to step up and be there mentally,” said New York Liberty guard Essence Carson after a dismal 80-63 loss to the Indiana Fever at Madison Square Garden last Friday.

His Cavs up 2-1, Blatt indeed has coaching chops

Game 4 tonight (Thursday) of the NBA Finals should prove to be as competitive as the first three.

Blatt’s coaching contributions overlooked as James forges ahead

Being the coach of LeBron Raymone James, the undisputed best basketball player in the world, is a complex position.

Liberty has strong, productive opening

Coach Bill Laimbeer said the New York Liberty is still a work in process, but he is glad that New York fans got to experience the team’s chemistry in the home opener, an 82-73 win over the Atlanta Dream.

Poetic justice for former Knicks Smith and Shumpert

When the 2014-2015 NBA season began, J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert, in their deepest phase of REM sleep, couldn’t have dreamed of being in the Finals as a teammate of the wondrous LeBron James.

Cavaliers, Warriors finally meeting for the NBA title

It’s finally here! The NBA Finals, tonight (Thursday).

Ben True, Joyce Chepkirui run to UAE 10K titles

Some of the fastest distance runners in the world converged upon Central Park this past Saturday for the UAE Healthy Kidney 10K Race, which included 7,885 runners in total.

Liberty plot new direction

It’s been a hard fought, somewhat disappointing preseason for the New York Liberty.