| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:14 PM
NEW ORLEANS — The Clippers have slipped in recent games, leaving Coach Doc Rivers to declare that the “basketball gods punish you for messing around.”
Rivers also said that a poor mind-set from the outset will prove costly, and the...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:08 PM
In his fourth game since he returned from a concussion, Nik Vucevic made progress as the Orlando Magic lost to the Indiana Pacers 98-79 Monday night.
Vucevic played almost 35 minutes — the most he's played in a game since he returned from the...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:01 PM
NEW ORLEANS — The kids are taking over the place.
You can't toss a string of beads in the French Quarter this weekend without hitting a wide-eyed NBA All-Star.
The festivities have become one extended Rising Stars Challenge between the six...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
James Harden will start in the backcourt for the Western Conference All-Star team, replacing Kobe Bryant, who will sit out the game Sunday with a knee injury.
West coach Scott Brooks (Oklahoma City Thunder) made his selection on Friday, picking his...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 6:45 AM
The Clippers (42-20) have hopes for an NBA title in June. The Lakers (21-40) are eyeing the top pick in the NBA draft.
On Thursday night, the Lakers are to host the Clippers at Staples Center.
The two local teams met on the season's opening night,...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:16 PM
New Orleans Pelicans 132 - Lakers 125 (end of regulation)
The Lakers fought all the way back from 21 down, but couldn't close the deal against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night at Staples Center.
A 40-point fourth quarter (74 in the second...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:48 PM
When: 7:30 p.m.
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 21-39, Pelicans 23-37.
Record vs. Pelicans: 1-1.
Update: The Lakers haven't played New Orleans since a four-day November span...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 10:44 PM
NEW ORLEANS — There was no letdown by the Clippers.
Instead, the Clippers followed up an emotional win on Sunday with a 123-110 victory over the struggling New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night at the Smoothie King Center.
After their big win...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers will be represented at the NBA All-Star game, but not on the court.
Kobe Bryant was recently voted in by the fans as a starter but a knee injury will force him to sit out on Feb. 16.
No other Lakers were named to the Western Conference...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Rarely have the Clippers had letdowns this season.
So after a big win over the Thunder on Sunday in Oklahoma City, look for the Clippers to keep up their solid play against the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday night at the Smoothie King Arena.
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:40 PM
On Friday, Kobe Bryant's spot on the 2014 NBA All-Star was officially filled by New Orleans Pelicans forward/center Anthony Davis.
Bryant was voted in by the fans, but a knee injury has the Lakers guard sidelined for at least the next few weeks.