Lopez sticks to Bucks plan, and its more…

MILWAUKEE — Come for the 3-point melodrama, stay for the rim protection, the put-backs, the block-outs and the blocked shots. Come for the anguish and frustration that plays out across Brook Lopez’s face over the…

Lopez sticks to the Bucks plan, and its…

MILWAUKEE — Come for the 3-point melodrama, stay for the rim protection, the put-backs, the block-outs and the blocked shots. Come for the anguish and frustration that plays out across Brook Lopez’s face over the…

Q&A: Patrick Beverley on close friend Derrick Rose…

Near the top of the unwritten list of players who opponents hate to face but would love as a teammate resides a relentless, 6-foot-1 “dog” named Patrick Beverley. He’s the defensive-minded point guard who made a name…

Sixers besting Raptors in battle of bench minutes

* Tonight on ESPN:  Game 3, Sixers vs. Raptors (8 ET) Some numbers to take note of as Game 3 of the Eastern Conference semifinals between the Toronto Raptors and Philadelphia 76ers nears ... Some secondary lineup…

About Last Night: Nurse face says it all

Nick Nurse is still a relative unknown among casual NBA fans, who paid more attention to Dwane Casey's departure than Nurse's promotion to Toronto's head coach last offseason. He quietly and deftly managed a remade…