NBA on Monday, 2-13-2017

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It’s a matchup of a pair of Eastern Conference foes on the outside looking in at the playoffs as the All Star break approaches meeting in Buzz City. The Philadelphia 76ers are on the road as they take on the Charlotte Hornets Monday night. Philadelphia won its second straight with a 117-109 home win over the Heat Saturday night. Charlotte lost for the ninth time in 10 games with a 107-102 home loss to the Clippers Saturday. The Hornets have a 58-41 advantage in the all-time regular season series between the teams. They’ve split two previous meetings this season, with Philadelphia taking a 102-93 win in the most recent matchup at home on January 13.... Read More

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It’s an inter-conference matchup between a pair of teams in solid playoff position meeting in the nation’s capital. The Oklahoma City Thunder are on the road as they take on the Washington Wizards Monday night. Oklahoma City was knocked off at home, 130-114, by Kevin Durant and the Warriors Saturday night. Washington won their second straight and ninth in the last 10 games with a 112-107 home win over Indiana Friday night. Oklahoma City has a 71-59 advantage in the all-time regular season series between the teams. The Thunder won the last five matchups, including a 126-115 overtime home win on November 30, 2016 in the first meeting this season.... Read More

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Blake Griffin and the L.A. Clippers will aim for their third straight win when they battle the Utah Jazz Monday night from the Vivint Smart Home Arena.... Read More

NBA on Sunday, 2-12-2017

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It’s an inter-conference tilt between teams at opposite ends of the standings in their respective conferences in the Big Apple. The San Antonio Spurs will continue a road trip with a stop against the New York Knicks Sunday afternoon. San Antonio won their second straight on the road by beating the Pistons 103-92 Friday night. New York lost their fourth straight and sixth in the last seven games as they were beaten 131-123 at home by the Nuggets Friday night. San Antonio has a 49-38 advantage in the all-time regular season series between the teams. The Spurs took both matchups last season, including a 100-99 home win in the last matchup on January 8, 2016.... Read More

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It’s an inter-conference matchup between teams fighting for playoff spots in their respective conferences in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Chicago Bulls continue a road trip as they face the Minnesota Timberwolves Sunday afternoon. Chicago fell to 2-3 on their six game road trip with a 115-97 road loss to Phoenix Friday. Minnesota lost for the fifth time in six games as they fell 122-106 at home to New Orleans Friday night. Chicago has a 31-21 advantage in the all-time regular season series between the teams. Minnesota has won the last three matchups, including a 99-94 road win in the first matchup this season on December 13, 2016.... Read More

NBA on Saturday, 2-11-2017

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It’s a matchup of Eastern Conference foes looking to improve their chances in the playoff picture meeting in the City of Brotherly Love. The streaking Miami Heat look to continue their winning streak as they visit the Philadelphia 76ers Saturday night. Miami reeled off a 13th straight win by dispatching the lowly Nets 108-99 on the road Friday night. Philadelphia had lost five straight and seven of eight before edging the Magic 112-111 on the road Thursday night. Miami has a 57-54 edge in the all-time regular season series between the teams. The Heat has taken six of the last seven meetings, including a 125-102 win at home in the last matchup February 4.... Read More

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It’s an inter-conference battle coming to you from the shores of Lake Erie. The Denver Nuggets travel to face the Cleveland Cavaliers Saturday night. Denver is coming off a run and gun 131-123 road win over the Knicks Friday night. Cleveland had their four game win streak snapped with a 118-109 road loss to Oklahoma City Thursday night in the finale of a four game road trip. Denver has a 45-37 advantage in the all-time regular season series between the teams. Cleveland has taken five of the last six matchups, including a 124-91 home win in the last matchup between the squads on March 21, 2016.... Read More