Left to navigate a vicious and unforgiving Western Conference without Anthony Davis, the New Orleans Pelicans are poised to discover the true meaning of short-lived optimism. New Orleans announced that Davis suffered a "non-displaced fracture" in his left hand during the first quarter of a win over the New York Knicks. Show More Summary
The Miami Heat's LeBron James and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 25, through Sunday, Dec. 1.
The Indiana Pacers' Frank Vogel and the Portland Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts today were named the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Coaches of the Month, respectively, for games played in October and November.
The Chicago Blackhawks return from a marathon seven-game road trip with a stunning 6-1 record. After opening the annual Circus Trip with a 5-1 loss in Colorado, the 'Hawks stormed back to take six in a row from Western Conference foes. Saturday...Show More Summary
So, probably time to bring up the Houston Rockets. Everybody knows what they did over the summer, but it’s going to take some victories over Western Conference elites to really [...]
Patrick Kane's game-winning goal in the final seconds of Wednesday night's game against the Calgary Flames had a lot of ramifications in the Western Conference. It gave the Chicago Blackhawks the top record in the league with an 18-4-4 record. Show More Summary
Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images By Laurence Frost and Marcus George PARIS/DUBAI -- Peugeot and Renault are among Western firms sending executives to an automotive conference that opens in Iran on Saturday -- firing the starting gun on a...Show More Summary
Just nights after their victory over the San Antonio Spurs, the Oklahoma City Thunder face another great Western Conference team in the Golden State Warriors. Both feature prime NBA talent with All-Stars abound on either side. The Warriors dropped the Thunder last time they met, coming on a buzzer-beating jumper from Andre Iguodala on November 14. Show More Summary
Patrick Kane's game-winning goal in the final seconds Wednesday night against the Calgary Flames had a lot of ramifications in the Western Conference. It game the Chicago Blackhawks the top record in the league with an 18-4-4 record....Show More Summary
The Dallas Mavericks were one of the teams expected to be on the playoff bubble in a competitive Western Conference, but they've looked very good so far and all the new pieces have come together quickly. Monta Ellis has been excellent for his new team, and he's a big part of what has been one of the best offenses in the league. Show More Summary
The Lakers are 11th in the West with their 8-8 record. In the East, only two teams are over.500. NEW YORK — The geography of the NBA conference alignment can't be changed.
If No. 14 NIU 's quarterback Jordan Lynch wasn't in the Heisman conversation, he certainly put himself right in the center of it after his 321-yard rushing performance against Western Michigan. For a running back, that total would be...Show More Summary
There's been a few battles of the top teams in the league so far, but Wednesday's clash between the San Antonio Spurs and the Oklahoma City Thunder should prove to be most entertaining. It's a fight of old against new in this game. San...Show More Summary
The NBA's hierarchy is skewed heavily towards the Western Conference, which entered Tuesday's short slate of games with only three teams that were below.500. As for the Eastern Conference, only three teams had a winning record: the Indiana...Show More Summary
Apparently, it was a good year to be No. 2 in Major League Soccer. Following Real Salt Lake's advancement on Sunday and Sporting Kansas City's a day earlier, both No. 2 seeds in the Western and Eastern Conference tables have advanced,...Show More Summary
The Western Conference in the NHL has been dominating the league through the first 25 games, and as the 2013 regular season continues, the trade rumors are starting to heat up. With huge names like Buffalo Sabres' Ryan Miller and Anaheim...Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) - White House officials have held at least three conference calls with various leaders of the American-Jewish community to reassure them since the nuclear deal between Iran and the major Western powers was announced, CNN has learned. White House Deputy National Security Adviser Tony Blinken as well as other national security official, Sunday […]
The Washington Wizards' John Wall and the Portland Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Nov. 18, through Sunday, Nov. 24.
It will be a battle between two of the top teams in the Western Conference that is lacking a lot of its star power. The Houston Rocket's James Harden is still nursing a foot injury and will miss his second straight game while Marc Gasol...Show More Summary