We knew Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray were great. Now they look unstoppable.

Nikola Jokic and Jamal Murray are true originals, and they each had a triple-double in Denver’s Game 3 win to retake control of the NBA Finals.

By Jerry BrewerJune 8, 2023

Nuggets stars restore order in Finals with help from a hidden gem

Denver gets 15 points from rookie guard Christian Braun and triple-doubles from Nikoka Jokic and Jamal Murray in a 109-94 win on the road.

By Ben GolliverJune 8, 2023

NBA Finals Game 3 highlights: Nikola Jokic, Nuggets regain home court with convincing win over Heat

Nikola Jokic had the first 30-20-10 game in Finals history and Jamal Murray added a 30-point triple-double as the Nuggets grabbed home-court advantage back from the Heat with a 109-94 win.

By Des Bieler, Jerry Brewer, Ben Golliver, Ava Wallace and Candace BucknerJune 7, 2023

South Florida is the idyllic, unhinged center of the sports universe

Welcome to South Florida, where the sports teams can't stop winning.

By Candace BucknerJune 7, 2023

A Game 2 lowlight reel hammered home what the Nuggets did wrong

Denver Coach Michael Malone used 17 film clips to show how a lack of “discipline” cost the Nuggets more than 40 points in their loss to Miami.

By Ben GolliverJune 7, 2023

Settle in, Wizards’ fans. This turnaround will take a while.

The Wizards introduced their new leadership team on Thursday. The big takeaway: Patience might be required.

By Candace BucknerJune 9, 2023

The Wizards have a lot of cooks in the kitchen. Here’s how it will work.

Michael Winger will be on top of all of Monumental basketball while Will Dawkins and Travis Schlenk are part of the new management team.

By Ava WallaceJune 8, 2023

Wizards hire Will Dawkins as general manager

Dawkins overlapped with Monumental Basketball president Michael Winger in Oklahoma City.

By Ava WallaceJune 5, 2023

Erik Spoelstra is in full command of the relentless Miami Heat

How is the underdog Miami Heat three wins from a baffling NBA title? Having the best coach in the NBA helps.

By Jerry BrewerJune 6, 2023

Bam Adebayo isn’t stopping Nikola Jokic, but he is making him work

Miami doesn’t need Adebayo to outplay Jokic or even hold him to a draw. All it needs is for its undersized center to remain in the middle of the action.

By Ben GolliverJune 5, 2023

The Nuggets can put on a show, but the Heat can put up a fight

Denver looks like the more talented team in the NBA Finals, but Miami showed in Game 2 that it may not matter.

By Jerry BrewerJune 5, 2023

Heat’s shooters come alive to even Finals with grinding win over Nuggets

Miami connected on 17 three-pointers to claim a 111-108 win over Denver to square the NBA Finals at a game apiece.

By Ben GolliverJune 5, 2023

NBA parity isn’t going anywhere. Neither are the problems it creates.

The NBA's shift from dynasty to parity is complete, but it's still changing the game.

By Jerry BrewerJune 4, 2023

Trailing for first time, Heat stays calm and confident ahead of Game 2

The Nuggets cruised in the NBA Finals opener to put Miami in a hole, but the Heat remained steady during the two-day break that followed.

By Ben GolliverJune 3, 2023

The Knicks were dazzling champs in the 1970s. They haven’t won since.

The New York Knicks had a mini-dynasty in the early 1970s, but that marked the high point of professional basketball at Madison Square Garden.

By Frederic J. FrommerJune 3, 2023

Serbia’s sports mountaintop has Novak Djokovic, Nikola Jokic as peaks

A sports-mad nation ranked 108th in population and 117th in land area has a pair of incandescent stars thriving at the top of their respective games.

By Chuck CulpepperJune 2, 2023

Suns to hire former Lakers coach Frank Vogel to replace Monty Williams

Frank Vogel is returning to the NBA coaching ranks with the Suns after he was fired by the Lakers last year.

By Ben GolliverJune 2, 2023

The mesmerizing Denver Nuggets better get accustomed to attention

On their way to becoming a great team, the modest Denver Nuggets just might end up as a popular brand, too.

By Jerry BrewerJune 2, 2023

Nikola Jokic, rested Nuggets blitz Heat in NBA Finals opener

The two-time MVP delivers his ninth triple-double of the playoffs as Denver starts fast and cruises to a 104-93 win.

By Ben GolliverJune 2, 2023

Findings of Ja Morant investigation will be announced after NBA Finals

Commissioner Adam Silver said the league would wait out of respect to the players and teams still playing.

By Ben GolliverJune 1, 2023

Denver’s one-of-a-kind basketball history has all been leading to this peak

The Nuggets are here, at last. With a team full of core players in their prime, they could be more than a one-time visitor, too.

By Jerry BrewerJune 1, 2023

A Heat title is unlikely. But so was Jimmy Butler.

Butler, the NBA’s petty king, is the perfect leader for the underdog Heat.

By Michael LeeJune 1, 2023

Nikola Jokic and Jimmy Butler took the long way to NBA Finals showdown

The Nuggets’ two-time MVP and the Heat’s Mr. Clutch have been cast as underdogs throughout their careers. Now one’s a prohibitive favorite.

By Ben GolliverJune 1, 2023