| Mar 10, 2015
| 1:34 PM
The Lakers (16-46) finished Week 19 with their fifth straight loss, falling to the Dallas Mavericks (41-24).
They'll play three times through Week 20, hosting the Detroit Pistons (23-38), New York Knicks (12-49) and Atlanta Hawks (49-13) at Staples...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 7:42 AM
The Lakers (16-45) return home on Sunday, after a three-game road trip, to host the Dallas Mavericks (40-24) at Staples Center.
With four-straight losses, the Lakers face a Mavericks squad that has dropped two in a row. Dallas is currently in sixth...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 5:00 AM
On this, the 25th anniversary of the death of Hank Gathers, near midcourt in Gersten Pavilion at Loyola Marymount, before a packed house and during yet another LMU basketball victory rampage, we shall leave it to Erik Spoelstra to summarize the moment....
| Feb 16, 2015
| 9:50 PM
The tale of the Clippers' pursuit of Amare Stoudemire will go down as a short story.
The six-time All-Star committed to the Dallas Mavericks on Monday night, according to multiple reports, only hours after being released by the New York Knicks....
| Feb 20, 2015
| 7:46 PM
This was the right opponent at the right time.
There will be greater challenges for the Miami Heat in coming days -- in terms of emotion and quality of competition -- but what Erik Spoelstra's team needed Friday night at Madison Square Garden was a...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 2:36 PM
When/Where: 7:30 p.m., Madison Square Garden, New York.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: The Heat return from the All-Star break on a four-game road losing streak, playing shorthanded in the wake of...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Q: Why would Pat Riley risk anything before 2016? This team isn't going anywhere and Riley has never played for second place. -- Jason.
A: First, I think 2016 has been widely overstated. If Kevin Durant does goes anywhere, it likely would be back home...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 11:31 AM
Penn State men's basketball coach Patrick Chambers has been reprimanded and the school fined by the Big Ten Conference for Chambers' tirade against the officials in last weekend's loss to Maryland. … Nazareth's Sage Karam will race in the season-...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:43 AM
Asked if he and former Lakers teammate Shaquille O'Neal were ever friends, Kobe Bryant said, "No. I believe we need to work night and day; figure out how to get to where we need to go. And he wanted to do it a different way."
Bryant's facial expressions...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 8:04 PM
NEW YORK — Carmelo Anthony had 31 points and 10 rebounds, Lance Thomas scored a season-high 17 points against his former team and the New York Knicks beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 100-92 on Wednesday night.
Langston Galloway added 18 points and...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 8:56 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Celtics changed their starters — and their start.
"We came with energy right out of the gate," guard Marcus Smart said. "That's what we've been lacking."
Avery Bradley scored 26 points, Jared Sullinger added 22...