Wednesday marks the fifth matchup between the Colorado Avalanche and the Chicago Blackhawks this season in what some believe to be a preview of a Western Conference playoff series. The Blackhawks (38-13-14) have only won one of the past...Show More Summary
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Louise Kenney, apparently a representative of 'Australia's Global CAMG Media Group,' was heckled during a National People's Congress press conference, when she asked a softball question on behalf of her Chinese-owned Australian media company and was loudly outed as a 'fake' reporter. [ more › ]
The Golden State Warriors have been on a tear since the All-Star break, winning 10 of their past 12 games and raising their profile in the packed Western Conference. The Warriors (41-24) are now 17 games over.500 for the first time since...Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors looked to score a crucial win in the Western Conference playoff hunt on Tuesday night when they faced the Dallas Mavericks. The Warriors had won four straight, and five of six, and held a two-game lead over the Mavs for the sixth seed in the West. Show More Summary
Kevin Durant scored 42 points as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 106-98 in a Western Conference showdown. Russell Westbrook added 24 as the Thunder overcame a 28-point effort from former teammate James Harden for Houston. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley changed the tenor of last season's Western Conference playoffs when he dove at Russell Westbrook as the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard called a timeout during a first-round series. TheShow More Summary
An elite Western Conference showdown will take center stage on Tuesday night when the Oklahoma City Thunder (46-17) host the streaking Houston Rockets (44-19). The Rockets have yet to lose in the month of March and are coming off ofShow More Summary
The Los Angeles Kings are sixth in the Western Conference, and unless something out of the ordinary happens over the next month, they will begin the Stanley Cup playoffs on the road. Yet, when the playoffs roll around, they will very...Show More Summary
The New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and the Houston Rockets' James Harden today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 3, through Sunday, March 9.
What we may have seen rise to relevance this past week at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) is political contention between red states and blue states. You might say a contention has begun to take substantive form between the...
The Los Angeles Lakers are 22-42. They own the worst record in the Western Conference. So it makes sense that the team's fans would find ways to entertain themselves at the Staples Center since the product on the court certainly isn't...Show More Summary
As the Memphis Grizzlies entered a tie for eighth place in the Western Conference, their race with the Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks for the final spot becomes one of the NBA's most intriguing. Despite being one of the hottest teams in the league, the Grizzlies must stay hot to make the playoffs. Per usual, defense is the most remarkable aspect. Show More Summary
Two teams jockeying for playoff position in the Western Conference met on Sunday when the Phoenix Suns took on the Golden State Warriors. Both teams were separated by two games at the start of the day, putting extra emphasis on the result. Show More Summary
It's been an up-and-down season for the Portland Trail Blazers, but they had a chance to rebound in a massive matchup against the Houston Rockets on Sunday. With both squads in the thick of the Western Conference playoff hunt, the Rockets emerged with a 118-113 overtime victory, jumping a half-game ahead of the Los Angeles Clippers for the No. Show More Summary
The Western Conference powerhouse Oklahoma City Thunder (46-16) are on the road to take on the struggling Los Angeles Lakers (21-42) Sunday. The Thunder lead the season series 2-0. Tipoff : 3:30 p.m. ET, Staples Center, Los Angeles Coverage:...Show More Summary
The Rangers and Red Wings will jockey for position in the Eastern Conference on Sunday at Madison Square Garden. Later, the Blues will try to claim the top spot in the Western Conference with a win against Minnesota. 1. Will the Blues overtake Chicago in the Western Conference? The odds seem to favor St. Show More Summary
With three-quarters of the season behind them, the Golden State Warriors find themselves on the road to the playoffs but in a war with the Phoenix Suns and Dallas Mavericks for the sixth seed in the brutal Western Conference. While they...Show More Summary
Dwight Howard has launched his Houston Rockets up the Western Conference standings, and they’ll get a chance to show their interconference mettle when the Indiana Pacers come to town Friday night. The Pacers have shown both their dominance and vulnerability as of late. Show More Summary
Friday's five-game NHL schedule is highlighted by the Penguins and Ducks in Anaheim in a battle between the best record in the Eastern Conference and the best record in the Western Conference. 1. Is it finally Cory Schneider's time in...Show More Summary