Andrew Ayres is an NBA editor for ESPN.com.
Dwyane Wade's buzzer-beater put him on top of the world in Miami, while in Portland, Rudy Fernandez was sent to the floor.
Here are the top 10 games/moments to remember from Celtics-Pistons games.
The Warriors have 48 wins, but it won't be enough to make the playoffs.
Whoever wins Thursday's showdown between Golden State and Denver likely controls the final West playoff berth.
San Antonio still has designs on being best in the West. The Suns are winning with Shaq. The two meet Wednesday in a Playoff Push showdown.
The East has one playoff spot up for grabs. If the Pacers want it, beating the Hawks on Tuesday is vital.
How do the top 10 contenders for the championship rank? Here's one look.
See how the Spurs dissect the Cavs at almost every turn. ABC-TV's behind-the-scenes expert Bob Salmi breaks down Game 2, and sees what the Cavs must do differently.
Kobe Bryant's frustrating days might be over with the return of two talented teammates. But the loss to Denver shows those days aren't here yet.
The Kings and Magic might not have the stuff that playoff teams are made of this year.
LeBron vs. Kobe. Dirk vs. T-Mac. The stars came out one final time before the Vegas extravaganza.
Next game, the Celtics have a great chance to snap their 18-game losing streak. Otherwise, a long road trip gives them a distinct shot at the futility mark of 24 straight.
You've seen "The LeBrons." Now read what Wise LeBron had to say while watching the Cavs and Pistons.
The Mavs now have matching 12-game win streaks this year. But the latest streak faces stern tests over the next three games.
Gilbert Arenas, Allen Iverson and The Atlantic Division have some suggestions for New Year's resolutions to consider, Andrew Ayres writes.