Paul Pierce


INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev.-- Celtics officials say NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell is doing OK after collapsing during a speaking engagement near Lake Tahoe.


The Brooklyn Nets have clinched a playoff spot, and the Sixers have won two of their last four games.


NEW YORK -- The Sixers will try and rebound, no pun intended, from two lopsided losses on Friday and Saturday, when the Hawks beat them by 26 points and the Pistons by 17, respectively.