MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James saved a championship reign, canceled a celebration.
MIAMI (AP) -- For years, Ray Allen's routine has not changed. Show up for work hours earlier than just about everyone else, go onto the court and take hundreds of jump shots.
MIAMI (AP) -- Tim Duncan was delivering a vintage performance, and the San Antonio Spurs were streaking to the franchise's fifth championship.
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) -- The Milwaukee Bucks have lost their leading scorer.
The Denver Nuggets have settled on a general manager. Now, they can concentrate on finding a new coach.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- It's all right in front of Tim Duncan now, and the big fella can feel it.
MIAMI (AP) -- During his team's Game 3 rout of the Heat, Gregg Popovich was shown on TV talking to his players while they were in the process of burying Miami with a stirring offensive display.
MIAMI (AP) -- The NBA is more reliant on the 3-pointer than ever.
NEW YORK (AP) -- The NBA Finals' television viewership for Game 5 was down 12 percent from last year.
ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (AP) -- Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel are following Larry Drew to Milwaukee.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The Spurs have long been the NBA's gold standard when it comes to drafting and development, preferring to roll up their sleeves and scour the globe to find the right players to slot into well-defined roles in San Antonio.
MIAMI (AP) -- LeBron James has been here before, with dire results.
MIAMI (AP) -- They lost three times in three months in one of the most overpowering stretches the NBA has ever seen.
MIAMI (AP) -- With the final week of the NBA season now here, ticket prices are going into overdrive.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Owners of EnergySolutions Arena are upgrading the home turf of the Utah Jazz with a new $15 million scoreboard system.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Pete D'Alessandro has wanted a leading role in professional basketball since his father first took him to watch Julius Erving and the old New York Nets on Long Island in the 1970s.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Danny Green once wasn't good enough to be on the same team as LeBron James.
MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Heat weren't supposed to be in this situation. Not now, anyway.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- The Sacramento Kings will introduce Pete D'Alessandro as their new general manager Monday.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Win or lose, Sunday marked the final home game of this season for the Spurs. The series shifts back to Miami for Game 6 on Tuesday night, and the winner will be decided on South Beach.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Members of the National Basketball Players Association are in no rush to hire a search firm to help select a new executive director.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Front offices across the NBA seem to be panicking a bit these days. Job security has long been an oxymoron for coaches in this league, but even by that what-have-you-done-for-me-lately standard, this offseason has been a particularly volatile one.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Until Tuesday night, the Miami Heat will be lamenting 8 bad minutes.
ATLANTA (AP) -- Darvin Ham, a former Atlanta player who spent the last two seasons on the Los Angeles Lakers' staff, has been named a Hawks assistant coach.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Manu Ginobili ran onto the floor as fans stood and screamed.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Former teammates, players and a former NBA assistant coach think the credibility a Hall of Fame career brings - and familiarity with today's players - will help Jason Kidd successfully transition into coaching.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Miami Heat star Chris Bosh has been fined $5,000 for flopping during Game 4 of the NBA Finals.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Spurs guard Tony Parker said Saturday the strained right hamstring that wore him down this week could tear ''any time now'' heading into Game 5 of the NBA Finals against the Miami Heat.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- From time to time, Dwyane Wade will still extend his arms toward a referee in exasperation after not getting a foul call that he thought he earned.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- Spurs guard Danny Green set an NBA Finals record for 3-pointers with his 23rd against the Miami Heat on Sunday night.