With the Bulls’ win over the Wizards on Wednesday night, they locked up the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference.
The time for experimenting is over. P.J. Carlesimo has to play his best guys for as long as they can go.
The Bulls’ 99-85 loss to the Pistons dropped Chicago two games behind Brooklyn in the race for the fourth seed and a chance to host a first-round series in the Eastern Conference playoffs.
The Brooklyn Nets are coming off their first home loss under P.J. Carlesimo, and now they must host the Eastern Conference’s best road team.
Avery Johnson was fired Thursday as coach of the Brooklyn Nets, who have fallen to .500 in their season of new surroundings and elevated expectations.
Noah had 12 points and 10 rebounds as Chicago (13-9) won for the fifth time in six games.
The Knicks-Nets game that was scheduled for Thursday night at the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn has been postponed at Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s request after damage from Hurricane Sandy.
C.J. Watson, Derrick Rose’s former back up, said today that Deron Williams was the NBA’s best point guard.
Magic general manager Rob Hennigan said Wednesday that trade talks involving Dwight Howard with the Brooklyn Nets are “stationary,” but that discussions remain open with them and other teams.
Deron Williams is moving to Brooklyn with the Nets, instead of back home to Dallas.
With a new team name and new arena in place, the Nets are reportedly targeting Orlando’s Dwight Howard