Author Archives: By TIM REYNOLDS - AP Basketball Writer

Analysis: Emotion Proves NBA Play-In Tournament Works | NBA

By TIM REYNOLDS – AP Basketball Author Patrick Beverley jumped onto a table, then opened a postgame beer for the whole world to see and used so many swear words the league fined him $30,000. Clint Capela was so overjoyed that he slapped his chest a few times. Miles Bridges momentarily lost control of his… Read More »

Analysis: About the NBA MVP race and its international flair | NBA

By TIM REYNOLDS – AP Basketball Author The votes have been received. In the coming days and weeks, the NBA will announce the various honorees for this regular season. And while no one knows with absolute certainty where the trophies will go, this much is known: the MVP will be an international player. Prepare for… Read More »

Atlanta’s G-League team thrives with women in key roles | NBA

By TIM REYNOLDS – AP Basketball Author Tori Miller didn’t play college basketball because she thought standing 5-foot-2 would be a disadvantage. Kelly German’s only college gaming experience was a brief career within college. Janice Koon grew up on a farm in northern Canada and didn’t know much about the game. Without them, the College… Read More »

NBA sends Warriors, Wizards to Japan for preseason games | NBA

By TIM REYNOLDS – AP Basketball Author Stephen Curry returns to Japan, Rui Hachimura goes home and the NBA plans another step towards normality. The NBA announced Monday night that Golden State and Washington will travel to Saitama, Japan for the first two games of the 2022 preseason. The Warriors and Wizards will play there… Read More »