| Feb 1, 2012
Big D to Big D
Mark Cuban has been waaaay too quiet since his Mavericks finally brought him a championship. And while his lockout-shortened season philosophy can't be questioned, he's known for making the big moves.
| Feb 21, 2012
| 8:59 PM
Kupchak has the power
Look, Kobe Bryant and Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak are far more similar than different, wired to win at all costs. Kupchak may do so in a far more behind-the-scenes manner. But both bleed purple and...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 9:03 AM
Dwight Howard exudes vitality.
He brings thousands of fans to their feet when he slams home rim-rattling dunks or swats shots into the stands. His smile lights up arenas as large as Amway Center. And he possesses enough star power to guest not once but...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 8:32 AM
The goal remained clear-cut in Andrew Bynum's eyes.
Playing in the NBA All-Star game would validate his arrival as an elite center. Yet, that distinction eluded Bynum through six NBA seasons because he couldn't stay healthy.
Bynum's moment finally...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Sixteen years after Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic via free agency for the Los Angeles Lakers, another superstar Magic center appears to be headed to Southern California.
The Magic, Lakers, Denver Nuggets and Philadelphia 76ers have...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Dwight Howard was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers as part of a four-team trade Friday, leaving behind the Orlando Magic. While it marks the end of Orlando's Dwightmare, the trade news was celebrated in Los Angeles.
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| Aug 11, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Just when you thought that next season with the Lakers might be marginally better than this one — they pull a rabbit out of a hat and significantly improve their roster for years to come with the acquisition of the best center in the NBA, Dwight...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Was the Orlando Magic’s trade of Dwight Howard a smart move or a mistake the franchise will regret?
It’s too early to tell.
The wisdom — or lack thereof — of the deal cannot be measured accurately until at least several years...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Attention slim portion of readers who are as interested as I am in NBA basketball: We’re happy with this multi-team trade that finally sent Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers, right?
I mean, obviously we’re not happy that the NBA has...
| May 17, 2012
| 9:35 AM
A middle school student is faced with an in-school suspension for having an image of San Antonio Spurs forward Matt Bonner shaved into the back of his head.
Patrick Gonzalez of Woodlake Hills Middle School in San Antonio, Texas, said he's always been...
| May 19, 2012
| 10:54 PM
It's an exciting time for Southern California sports. Staples Center just hosted four playoff games in three days, and has two more in store Sunday. The Kings are serious contenders to win the Stanley Cup. The Lakers and Clippers, though, have a much...