Marc Stein explores a rivalry in Texas that recently added another contentious chapter.
Byron Scott was not the only prominent alumnus of the storied Lakers-Celtics rivalry of the 1980s that the Cavaliers approached. They also reached out to Larry Bird, ESPN.com has learned.
Manu Ginobili shrugged off a broken nose in Game 3, typical of the Spurs-Mavs rivalry, Marc Stein writes.
Marc Stein takes a closer look at how the developing rivalry between the Suns and Mavs has affected the Nash-Nowitzki friendship.