Finally — finally — the N.B.A. off-season is here. Sure, it’s October, months removed from when the off-season would typically begin if there wasn’t a pandemic. And of course, the
China Central Television, the state-run TV network, announced Friday that it would televise an N.B.A. game for the first time since a dispute with the league began last fall after
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Jimmy Butler scored and rebounded. He zipped no-look passes and threw himself into thickets of defenders. He barked at the most famous player in the
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — It was a perfect moment for an imperfect season. Anthony Davis rose for a buzzer-beating 3-pointer in Game 2 of the N.B.A.’s Western Conference finals.
Curt Miller knew it was time for a family dinner. The Connecticut Sun coach and his team gathered in their meeting room in the W.N.B.A.’s bubble at IMG Academy in
Illustration: Aïda Amer/Axios In addition to keeping out the coronavirus, the NBA bubble has also delivered a stellar on-court product, with crisp, entertaining play night in and night out. Why
The opener of the W.N.B.A. semifinal playoff series between the Seattle Storm and the Minnesota Lynx was postponed nearly 90 minutes before its scheduled tipoff Sunday because of inconclusive coronavirus
Rooks, a host at Bleacher Report, said being a Black woman in sports journalism has its challenges, but her approach — capturing players’ full humanity — gives her an edge.
Gary Bettman on NHL’s ‘return to play’ strategy amid COVID-19 crisis NHL commissioner Gary Bettman joins Bret Baier on ‘Special Report.’ The NBA bubble has held. So has the NHL's
In this week’s newsletter, Marc Stein reflects on what he will miss as he leaves the bubble after more than 50 days. Plus: How long will Mike D’Antoni stay with