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James, Dellavedova lift Cavs past Warriors in OT

Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - LeBron James emphatically slammed the ball down on the floor and let out a euphoric roar. Written off by many, the Cavaliers are heading back to Cleveland with the NBA Finals tied at a game apiece. "I can't wait to see our fans," James said. The two-day rest period can't end soon enough. James recorded his ... Read More »

Warriors nearly blank Cavs in OT, win Game 1

Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Steve Kerr said the Golden State Warriors were lucky to get to overtime, let alone win. LeBron James surpassed his NBA Finals career-high point total and Iman Shumpert's double clutch follow-up jumper at the regulation buzzer barely clanked off the front of the rim. "It looked good the whole way," Kerr said of Shumpert's shot. Once ... Read More »

Hawks hold off Nets to win Game 5

Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - DeMarre Carroll outdueled Alan Anderson in a battle of role players to help Atlanta build a comfortable lead in the first half of Game 5. All-Stars Al Horford and Jeff Teague helped the Hawks fend off the hard- charging Brooklyn Nets in the second. Carroll netted 19 of his 24 points in the opening 24 minutes, ... Read More »

Heartworks Gala features appearances by Walt Frazier, Jill Martin, Isaiah Austin and more!

The Marfan Foundation held its annual Heartworks Gala on Thursday night in New York City. The event honored Isaiah Austin, the former Baylor University basketball star, and Carolyn Levering, Emeritus CEO of The Marfan Foundation,with its 2015 Hero with a Heart Award. The Marfan Foundation provides education, patient support, and research to create a brighter future for people living with Marfan syndrome ... Read More »

Nets beat Magic, make playoffs with help

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Brooklyn Nets did their part and got the help they needed elsewhere. They are headed to the playoffs for a third consecutive season. Bojan Bogdanovic poured in a career-high 28 points and helped key a fourth- quarter rally that lifted the Nets to a crucial 101-88 win over the Orlando Magic. Their win, combined with ... Read More »

Grizzlies rout Knicks, clinch playoff berth

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Zach Randolph had 23 points and seven rebounds, Marc Gasol added 21 points and eight boards and the Memphis Grizzlies routed the New York Knicks 103-82 on Monday night. With the victory, Memphis secured its fifth consecutive playoff berth, its third straight 50-win season and 100th win for head coach Dave Joerger. "It is more ... Read More »

Former Knick Anthony Mason dead at 48

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Former NBA star Anthony Mason died early Saturday morning. He was 48. Mason had suffered a massive heart attack earlier in the month. "First I want to think all those who offered prayers and well-wishes for my Father, our family really appreciates it," Anthony Mason Jr. said in a statement obtained by the New York ... Read More »

Celtics overwhelm Knicks with second-half surge

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jonas Jerebko's 20 points and a huge second- half run carried the Boston Celtics to a 115-94 win over the New York Knicks at TD Garden. Jerebko played a key role in a 34-6 swing overlapping the third and fourth quarters that turned a six-point Celtics' deficit into a commanding 96-74 lead with 7:45 remaining. "We ... Read More »

James, Cavaliers power past Knicks

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - LeBron James and Kyrie Irving each scored 18 points in limited minutes and the Cleveland Cavaliers rolled to a 101-83 win over the New York Knicks on Sunday. James passed Allen Iverson for 22nd place on the NBA's all-time scoring list during the game. Kevin Love added 16 points and 16 rebounds for the Cavs, ... Read More »