Harden scores 45, Rockets beat Blazers in OT under interim coach

November 19, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_8711" align="alignleft" width="300"] Rockets guard James Harden scores 45 points, including all nine of Houston's points in overtime, against Gerald Henderson and the Trail Blazers at Toyota Center.[/caption] HOUSTON — James Harden knew something had to change, and he didn't mean the coach. Hours after the...

Spurs fueled by hot fourth quarter from Manu Ginobili

November 17, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_8688" align="alignright" width="300"] Manu Ginobili put the Spurs on his back in the fourth quarter, scoring 14 points to lead them past Portland.[/caption] SAN ANTONIO -- Manu Ginobili entered fire-hazard territory late in the second half of the San Antonio Spurs' 93-80 win over Portland,...

Thunder take a step back as offense stalls

November 16, 2015 in Sports

[caption id="attachment_8657" align="alignleft" width="300"] Russell Westbrook, who was 5-of-20 from the field, had a tough time dealing with the Celtics' Marcus Smart, whether he'll admit or not.[/caption] OKLAHOMA CITY -- Russell Westbrook wrapped up his postgame media availability, 1 minute and 52 seconds of the usual...