NBA Worst Starts

Longest losing streaks to start the season in NBA history (x-active): 18 — x-Philadelphia 76ers, Oct. 28 to Nov. 29, 2015 18 — New Jersey Ne…

Kobe Bryant, Damian Lillard

Kobe Bryant: A hero or a villain? Or both?

MIAMI (AP) — Kobe Bryant was sitting outside at a posh hotel not long ago, enjoying warm afternoon sun and a soft breeze. He’s in the midst …

Kobe Bryant, by the numbers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Highlights of Kobe Bryant’s NBA career, which he said Sunday will end at the conclusion of the season (all statistics ent…

Sports on TV

All Times EST Monday, Nov. 30 COLLEGE BASKETBALL 7 p.m. BTN — Alcorn St. at Indiana ESPN2 — Illinois St. at Kentucky ESPNU — Wake Forest at …

NBA Calendar

Jan. 5 — 10-day contracts can be signed. Jan. 10 — All contracts guaranteed for the rest of the season. Feb. 12-14 — All-Star weekend, Toron…

Warriors Watch

CHASING HISTORY How the 2015-16 Golden State Warriors compare to the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls, who set the NBA single-season record with 72 win…

NBA 15-Win Starts

Washington Capitols Head Coach: Red Auerbach 15 Games Nov. 3, 1948 — Philadelphia 77-70 Nov. 4, 1948 — at Providence, 99-95, 3 OT Nov. 6, 19…

Most Consecutive Wins To Start of Season

NBA teams that have won 12 or more straight games at the start of the season (final record in parentheses): 18 — Golden State Warriors, 2015…

Longest NBA Winning Streaks

(x-over two seasons) The longest winning streaks in NBA history: 33 — Los Angeles Lakers, Nov. 5, 1971-Jan. 7, 1972 27 — Miami Heat, Feb. 3-…