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Why Is The NBA Treating Sleep Like A Performance-Enhancing Substance?

Dr. Christopher Winter | Posted 02.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Christopher Winter

In a world where winning is everything and coaches get fired for not delivering trophies, I could not agree more with San Antonio Spurs Head Coach Gregg Popovich's move. As someone who studies the effects of sleep on athletes, I'm shocked that more teams do not strategically rest their key players.

Stern: Spurs Did 'Disservice To The League And Our Fans'

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 01.30.2013 | Sports

Gregg Popovich sent his best players home, deciding they reached the end of the road before the trip was over. For that, and for keeping it a secret,...

WATCH: Barkley's Awkward Interview With Popovich

Posted 11.30.2012 | Sports

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich is not known as an open, willing interview subject, especially when the questions are coming at halftime of a g...


The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.30.2012 | Sports

Does NBA Commissioner David Stern rescind his pre-game apology to fans after the San Antonio Spurs and Miami Heat treated them to a nip-and-tuck battl...

Heat Avoid Loss To Short-Handed Spurs

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 01.29.2013 | Sports

MIAMI — The NBA plans to make San Antonio pay for resting four starters. The Miami Heat almost could not....

GIF: Wizards' Fast Break Fail

Posted 11.27.2012 | Sports

The Washington Wizards have played 12 games and haven't been able to win any of them. They've played so poorly that Charles Barkley refuses to call th...

Spurs Drop Wizards To 0-12

AP | Posted 11.26.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Boris Diaw scored 16 points, Tiago Splitter had 15 points and 12 rebounds and Tony Parker added 15 to help the San Antonio Spurs won the...

Clippers Edge Spurs As Paul, Griffin Shine

AP | Posted 11.20.2012 | Sports

SAN ANTONIO -- Chris Paul had 19 points and eight assists and the Los Angeles Clippers beat San Antonio 92-87 on Monday night, their second win agains...

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Len Berman | Posted 01.16.2013 | New York
Len Berman

NHL talks are going nowhere. The league suggests a two-week break in negotiations and accuses the players of having "zero interest" in making a deal.

Knicks Rally To Stay Undefeated

AP | Posted 01.15.2013 | Sports

SAN ANTONIO — Raymond Felton scored 25 points and the New York Knicks stayed undefeated by rallying to beat the San Antonio Spurs 104-100 on Thu...

Spurs, Lakers Battle Down To The Wire

AP | GREG BEACHAM | Posted 01.13.2013 | Sports

LOS ANGELES -- The San Antonio Spurs' final offensive play was smartly drawn and precisely executed, ending in a clutch jumper by Danny Green. The La...

Spurs Make History

AP | Posted 11.06.2012 | Sports

SAN ANTONIO -- The San Antonio Spurs have won four NBA championships, made 32 playoff appearances and captured 18 division titles in their 40-year his...

Duncan Denies Durant Dunk

Posted 11.02.2012 | Sports

The Big Fundamental struck again on Thursday night and the Oklahoma City Thunder couldn't stop him. In the span of just 15 seconds in the first qu...

WATCH: Parker Buzzer Beater Sinks Thunder

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.09.2012 | Sports

À l'œuvre, on connaît l'artisan. Tony Parker did it again. For the second time in as many games, the San Antonio Spurs' guard hit the key bucket...

WATCH: Tony Parker Sinks Half-Court Shot

Posted 09.04.2012 | Sports

Even without the eyewear that he wore during the London Olympics, Tony Parker's eyesight seems just fine based on this halfcourt make. On August ...

Tony Parker Could Miss Olympics

AP | Posted 06.25.2012 | Sports

PARIS -- NBA star Tony Parker may miss the London Olympics after almost losing his eye in a fight involving singer Chris Brown and members of hip-hop ...

Tony Parker Sues NYC Club

AP | Posted 08.22.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker is suing a New York City club and its operators for $20 million over a scratched cornea he says h...

Tim Duncan Plays Blame Game

Posted 06.07.2012 | Sports

"There's not much to complain about. We had a great run. We just couldn't beat these guys." Manu Ginobili said that after the Oklahoma Thunder ended t...

Durant Takes Charge

AP | JEFF LATZKE | Posted 06.07.2012 | Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY -- For all the points, rebounds and assists that filled Kevin Durant's impressive stat line, it was a defensive play he made that fired ...

Rolling Thunder Win Game 5, Push Spurs To Brink

AP | PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 08.04.2012 | Sports

SAN ANTONIO — Look who's unstoppable now. Forget that incredible San Antonio streak of 20 straight wins. That's ancient history, and the way th...

No Easy Path: OKC Ties Series

Malaika Bobino | Posted 08.04.2012 | Sports
Malaika Bobino

It's young versus old, and the Thunder is a fast-paced, up-tempo team led by Kevin Durant, who was second in the NBA's MVP voting behind LeBron James.

Durant Overpowers Spurs In 4th Quarter

AP | JEFF LATZKE | Posted 08.02.2012 | Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — When Lil Wayne turned down Kevin Durant's invitation to watch the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 of the Western Conference fin...

The Longest Winning Streaks

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg & Michael Klopman | Posted 06.01.2012 | Sports

In the Old Testament, periods of 40 days (and nights) recur in a few instances when it needs to be clear that something went on for a while. After Noa...

Thunder Snap Spurs' 20-Game Winning Streak

AP | JEFF LATZKE | Posted 07.31.2012 | Sports

OKLAHOMA CITY — Kevin Durant scored 22 points, Thabo Sefolosha set playoff career-bests with 19 points and six steals, and the Oklahoma City Thu...

WATCH: Duncan Posterizes Ibaka

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 05.30.2012 | Sports

Even in his youth, Tim Duncan was not nearly as likely to posterize an opposing defender as some of his superstar peers. He was always likelier to uti...