There are only two guys coming off the bench for UNLV at this point, but both were effective on Wednesday night.
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LeBron James became the NBA’s all-time leader in assists by a forward as he sparked the Cleveland Cavaliers’ rally from 14-point, second-half deficit in a 102-93 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Tuesday night at The Palace.
Hours after participating in a light practice Tuesday, the Chicago Bulls announced that point guard Derrick Rose will have surgery to repair a medial meniscus tear in his right knee.
UNLV is in Logan, Utah to take on Utah State tonight. Tip is at 6:30 p.m.
A day after Kansas State fans stormed the Court at Bramlage Coliseum in the aftermath of the Wildcats’ 70-63 upset win over eighth-ranked Kansas, the university issued an apology to its fierce rival.
The Rebels were out of contention in January, but if there is a sign of hope, it’s the development of their freshmen. The stars emerging in February are shooting guard Patrick McCaw and 6-foot-10-inch forward Goodluck Okonoboh.
Palo Verde’s boys basketball team led by as many as 20 points in the third quarter Monday and looked to be ready to roll past Valley. Then things got interesting.
With his right arm in a sling, Kobe Bryant represents what’s wrong with the Los Angeles Lakers. He remains a big part of the team’s future although his best days are in the past.
UNLV visits The Pit in Albuquerque to face New Mexico today. Tip is at 3:00 p.m.
Ten days ago, Dave Rice was consumed by positive vibes. He was looking forward to March and sensing some magic.
Miami Heat star forward Chris Bosh’s season could be in doubt as doctors are concerned he may have developed blood clots in his lung, according to the Miami Herald.
Ryan Vogelei isn’t one of Palo Verde’s leading scorers, and he didn’t make a field goal on Thursday.
Foothill basketball coach Eric Kruger tried not to panic as he watched his team being outplayed by Coronado throughout most of the first half Thursday.
Kevin Garnett is reuniting with his first coach and returning to where his career began. The Timberwolves obtained the power forward from the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday for forward Thaddeus Young after Garnett waived his no-trade clause. Here’s a list of all the trades that happened in the NBA today.
Jerome Kersey, who spent most of his 17-season NBA career with the Portland Trail Blazers, died Wednesday at age 52, the team announced.
UNLV once again came out of the locker room cold and found a way to lose a close game in the final minutes. It’s getting to be a recurring theme.
In a season when UNLV was at least expected to hover in the neighborhood of the top in what has proven to be a second-rate Mountain West, things have sunk this low for the Rebels when talking positives: At least that 3-point streak remains intact.
Alana Cesarz scored 27 points to power UNLV to a 74-60 win over Boise State in a Mountain West women’s basketball game Wednesday in Boise, Idaho.
The students and staff of Tarkanian Middle School honored the late and great Jerry Tarkanian during a basketball game against Faiss Middle School.
It was a night to remember Jerry Tarkanian, the late coach who brought the glory days to UNLV basketball. The pregame ceremony in his honor was class and it hit the mark. But the Rebels’ performance that followed was forgettable.
UNLV hosts Boise State tonight at the Thomas & Mack. Tip is at 8:00 p.m.
Foothill senior guard Colin Curi suffered a cut on his right elbow during the third quarter Tuesday, and there was a five-minute delay to wipe the blood off the floor.
It would be an easy assumption to make that any prep basketball team featuring a frontcourt with two McDonald’s All-Americans might breeze through its opposition with little resistance. Sometimes, it’s unwise to assume.