NBA on Tuesday, 1-17-2017

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It’s an Atlantic Division matchup between teams at opposite ends of the standings in the Big Apple. The division leading Toronto Raptors are on the road as they face the last place Brooklyn Nets Tuesday night. Toronto won its third straight game by clipping the Knicks 116-101 at home Sunday afternoon. Brooklyn lost its 10th straight game with a 137-112 home whipping by the Rockets Sunday. Toronto holds a 44-39 advantage in the all-time regular season series. The Raptors have won the last six meetings, including two this season. That includes a 132-113 home win in the last matchup between the teams on January 13. ... Read More

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It’s an inter-conference matchup between teams at opposite ends of the standings meeting down in South Beach. The Houston Rockets are on the road to battle the sinking Miami Heat Tuesday night. Houston snapped a two game losing skid by blasting the Nets 137-112 on the road Sunday. Miami finished a six game road trip 1-5 with a fourth straight loss as they fell 116-108 at Milwaukee Friday night. The all-time series between the teams is tied at 29 with the Rockets taking three of the last four meetings. The Heat took a 109-89 win in the last meeting here on November 1, 2015. ... Read More

NBA on Monday, 1-16-2017

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It’s a matchup of a pair of the Eastern Conference’s streakiest teams in the Big Apple in a holiday matinee. The Atlanta Hawks are on the road to face the New York Knicks Monday afternoon. Atlanta was in action at home Sunday afternoon against Milwaukee. New York was north of the border for an afternoon tilt with the Toronto Raptors in an Atlantic Division clash. Atlanta holds a 191-174 advantage in the all-time regular season series between the teams. The clubs split two earlier meetings this season with the Knicks winning the last matchup here, 104-94, on November 20, 2016.... Read More

NBA on Sunday, 1-15-2017

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It’s a clash of teams in the Atlantic Division looking to build off recent wins north of the border. The New York Knicks are on the road as they take on the Toronto Raptors Sunday afternoon. New York had lost three straight and nine of 10 before beating the shorthanded Bulls 104-89 at home Thursday. Toronto won its second straight by whipping the Nets 132-113 at home Friday night in a division matchup. The Raptors have a 42-40 advantage in the all-time regular season series and have won the lst four. That includes a 118-107 win here on November 12, 2016 in the first matchup this season.... Read More

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Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder will square off with the Sacramento Kings Sunday night from the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento.... Read More