| 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...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 9:12 AM
NEW YORK -- Amar'e Stoudemire started the New York Knicks moving forward, before his injuries hastened their return to the bottom.
Now he wants to look elsewhere for a chance at a championship.
The veteran forward agreed to a buyout of his contract...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 10:28 AM
Although the fashion-forward players in the ranks of the NBA are more commonly seen at the September slate of New York Fashion Week shows (when it’s their off-season), this weekend’s All-Star game at the Barclays Center here has allowed for...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 7:37 PM
MIAMI — Chris Bosh scored 32 points, Mario Chalmers added 18 and the Miami Heat pulled away from the New York Knicks for a 109-95 win on Monday night.
Luol Deng and Norris Cole each scored 12 and Chris Andersen finished with 10 for Miami, which...