July 11, 2009 |
The Portland Trail Blazers signed restricted free-agent forward Paul Millsap to an offer sheet on Friday. The Utah Jazz has seven days to match the offer. The Trail Blazers said the terms of the offer were not disclosed because of team policy. Millsap's agent did not immediately respond to phone calls and e-mails seeking comment. Millsap averaged 13.
December 27, 2011 |
Time: 7:30. On the air: TV: TNT; Radio: 710, 1330. Where: Staples Center. Records: Lakers 0-2, Jazz 0-0. Record vs. Jazz (2010-11): 2-2. Update: The Jazz finished 39-43 last season, a tumultuous time that included Coach Jerry Sloan's resignation, the trade of top-notch point guard Deron Williams and a rare failure to secure a playoff spot. Utah is sturdy down low, with Al Jefferson, Paul Millsap and up-and-comer Derrick Favors.
September 25, 2013 |
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference. In the first four of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans and Phoenix Suns but not as good as the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs . Are the Lakers better than the Utah Jazz? Point guard Trey Burke was a force at Michigan but he needs to prove he's ready to play at the NBA level over an 82-game season. The rookie should get major minutes for the rebuilding Jazz.
February 18, 2010
at Washington 108, Minnesota 99: Andray Blatche, a last-minute substitution for Antawn Jamison, scored a career-high 33 points and had 13 rebounds for the Wizards. San Antonio 90, at Indiana 87: Tony Parker scored 28 points for the Spurs after missing the final game before the All-Star break because of a strained left hip flexor. Memphis 109, at Toronto 102 (OT): Rudy Gay scored eight of his 29 points in overtime as the Grizzlies snapped a five-game losing streak.
December 27, 2008 |
at Golden State 99, Boston 89: Appearing drained one night after the loss to the Lakers at Staples Center that ended their franchise-record 19-game winning streak, the Celtics blew a 14-point lead and were stunned by the lowly Warriors (9-22), who got 28 points from Stephen Jackson. Boston, whose 27-4 record remains the NBA's best despite losing consecutive games for the first time this season, was outscored, 35-17, in the fourth quarter. Paul Pierce had 21 points but Kevin Garnett scored only 14, and Ray Allen fouled out after scoring seven points in 29 minutes.
December 28, 2010 |
This is what we know for sure after 32 games of the NBA season ? Yes, the Clippers really have figured out how to beat the Kings. Then again, so has most of the NBA, with few exceptions. Three of the Clippers' 10 victories this season have come against Sacramento. "We've had enough bad luck during the year, hopefully it evens out," said Clippers Coach Vinny Del Negro, whose team had lost 11 straight on the road before winning the last three. "We were fortunate in a way we played well enough to win [Monday at Sacramento]