Remember when the Los Angeles Clippers were hot out of the gates and the basketball intelligentsia talked about them as a serious threat to the Warriors’ Western Conference dominance? Well. Read more...
The Los Angeles Clippers are the hottes team in the league right now sporting a current 7-game winning streak with the 4th best record in the Western Conference. That all might come to an end as star Chris Paul is slated to miss the next 6-8 weeks due to a torn ligament in his thumb […]
Desperate times in Winnipeg. In any other season, the Winnipeg Jets would be out of contention right now. Winnipeg sits sixth in the Western Conference with 44 points in 47 games. They’ve dropped four straight games and eight of their last 14. And yet, they still have a chance at the playoffs. Show More Summary
Chris Paul has been the focal point of the Los Angeles Clippers offense all season long, but the Western Conference title hopefuls may have to survive without their floor general, who suffered a sprained left thumb on Monday against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half. Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- The Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan and the Utah Jazz's Gordon Hayward on Monday were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 9 through Sunday, Jan. 15.
Fun times for Dallas. The Dallas Stars are having quite a disappointing season. A season ago, they led the Western Conference in points and goals and won their first playoff series in over five years. Now? They’re bottom feeders. Injuries, inconsistent defending and poor goaltending have drowned Dallas all season. Show More Summary
Their 61 points in 42 games leads the Western Conference.
Minnesota won 3-2 on Sunday for its eighth win in a row over division-rival Chicago.
Jason Pominville scored in the third period, Devan Dubnyk made 33 saves and the Minnesota Wild beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 to grab sole possession of the top spot in the Western Conference
Brandon Randolph scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Utah Valley broke into the win column in Western Athletic Conference play with an 86-76 win over UMKC Saturday night
Kyle Steward scored a career-high 21 points and LaVell Boyd added 15 as UMKC defeated Seattle 84-68 in Western Athletic Conference play on Thursday night
Fred Sims Jr. scored 25 points and hauled down 10 rebounds as Chicago State used a second-half surge to defeat Utah Valley 70-61 on Thursday night and claim their first Western Athletic Conference win of the season
Trey Chapman knocked in a pair of free throws in the final minute and Keith Smith blocked Western Carolina's final shot as VMI held on for a 79-78 victory on Thursday night for its first Southern Conference win of the season
A week ago, when Zaza Pachulia popped up second among Western Conference frontcourt players in the initial fan-balloting returns to determine starters for the 2017 NBA All-Star Game, it looked like another round of Internet goofing ...
Pachulia has the seventh-most All-Star votes in the NBA, but he probably still won’t make the Western Conference All-Stars. The NBA released its second returns from fan voting for the 2017 NBA All-Star Game, and Golden State Warriors...Show More Summary
Reggie Jones scored 20 points on 7-of-8 shooting and Western Michigan earned its first conference victory of the season 90-74 over Toledo on Tuesday night
NEW YORK -- The Chicago Bulls' Jimmy Butler and the Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 2 through Sunday, Jan. 8.
USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick discusses some of the factors that would make winning the Western Conference ideal for the Warriors.
At 22-16, the Oklahoma City Thunder are seventh in the Western Conference and six games in the clear for the playoffs. With a real chance to compete for first-round home-court advantage, it's only reasonable to explore the trade market. The...Show More Summary
Dedrick Basile sank five 3-pointers and scored 21 points to lead Cal State Bakersfield to a 78-71 win over Seattle U in the Western Athletic Conference opener for both teams Saturday night