Colangelo: Nash was a low-maintenance superstar
Former Raptors GM Bryan Colangelo joins Macko & Cauz to chat about his relationship with Steve Nash, and the legacy that Nash will have in Canada and around the NBA.
Timberwolves overcome 13-point deficit, beat Bulls by one in preseason finale
Rookie Zach LaVine scored all six of his points in the final five minutes, helping the Minnesota Timberwolves erase a 13-point deficit midway through the fourth quarter and close the preseason with a 113-112 victory over the Chicago Bulls on Friday night. Derrick Rose had 27 points and five assists for Chicago (4-4). Rose had 57 points the last two preseason games for the Bulls, hoping to rejoin the contenders in the Eastern Conference.
Thompson drops 35; Warriors beat Nuggets
Klay Thompson scored 35 points on 13-of 26 shooting in nearly 36 minutes to help the Golden State Warriors beat the Denver Nuggets 119-112 on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams. Stephen Curry added 17 points for Golden State (6-2).
Thomas comes off the bench to lead Suns over Jazz
Isaiah Thomas scored 19 points off the bench and Goran Dragic added 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting to help the Phoenix Suns close out the NBA preseason with a 105-100 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night. Markieff Morris added 17 points for the Suns (5-2), who rallied from a double-digit first half deficit to get the win. Gordon Hayward had 24 points and Alec Burks added 20 for the Jazz (5-3).
McCallum's putback at buzzer lifts Kings past Lakers in Las Vegas
Ray McCallum's putback at the buzzer gave the Sacramento Kings a 93-92 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night in the preseason finale for both teams. The Kings overcame a 13-point deficit in the final 4 minutes.
Lillard, Kaman combine to help Trail Blazers get past Clippers
Damian Lillard scored 18 of his 21 points in the first half and Chris Kaman scored all 13 of his points in the first half as the Portland Trail Blazers concluded their preseason with a 99-89 victory against the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday. Lillard scored seven points in Portland's 17-4 first-period run to take a 25-16 lead with 3:08 left. He also scored his team's final seven points for a 54-46 halftime lead for the Trail Blazers (4-3).
Parsons scores 24, Mavericks run past Magic in preseason finale
Chandler Parsons scored 24 points, and Dirk Nowitzki added 16 as the Mavericks ended the preseason with a 117-92 win over the Magic on Friday. Dallas (4-4) rested its starters Thursday and played refreshed, pushing its lead above 20 in the third quarter.
Lewenberg: Raptors finish pre-season strong in Montreal
The Raptors have made their eight-game exhibition slate look easy, for whatever that's worth. With Friday's 83-80 win over the Knicks in Montreal, Toronto closed out the pre-season with a record of 7-1, matching the franchise record for most exhibition victories and ensuring they'll finish camp with the league's best record this fall. What does it all mean? "Nothing," Dwane Casey said following his team's pre-season finale at the Bell Centre. "Not one hill of beans."
Lakers prepare to move on without Nash after failed three-year experiment ends
When the Lakers traded four draft picks to sign Steve Nash, his new teammates couldn't wait to talk about what might happen when Nash began distributing the ball to the likes of Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol.
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2014-15 NBA Divisional Previews
With the regular season right around the corner, TSN.ca profiles each NBA division before the first tip. TSN basketball analyst Jack Armstrong also gives his pick for division champ and a player to keep an eye on this season.
Hubub: The Legacy of Steve Nash
Steve Nash will miss the entire 2014-15 season with a back injury. There's no word on whether he will retire, but at 40 he's logged a lot of minutes. What is his legacy on the game and the history of Canadian sports?