| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:39 PM
The Lakers are so upside down, so lost in their worst start since the 1950s, that Kobe Bryant reacted to another loss by almost wishing the Lakers were still together.
Not these Lakers, really. The ones that were champions just a handful of a years ago....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 3:22 PM
On Thursday, the NBA announced that Lakers point guard Ronnie Price will be suspended a game for his flagrant foul 2 on New Orleans Pelicans guard Austin Rivers.
Price hit Rivers on the side of his head with a forearm while Rivers was attempting a layup...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 12:18 PM
The Lakers are down to three guards for Friday night's game against San Antonio at Staples Center. They're not thrilled about it.
Lakers General Mitch Kupchak responded unhappily to the NBA's decision to suspend Ronnie Price for one game after he was...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Like most I talk to or correspond with, I dislike the one-and-done rule that has governed college basketball and the NBA since 2006. Intended to prevent misguided high school seniors from declaring for the NBA draft, the policy has benefited no one.
| 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...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Three times as many ACC schools excused their coaches this basketball season as reached the NCAA tournament’s Sweet 16. Two more teams from the conference advanced to the National Invitation Tournament semifinals as played in NCAA regional finals....
| 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...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Reggie Bullock already was familiar with two of the Clippers’ top people – new Clippers Coach Doc Rivers and All-Star guard Chris Paul.
Now Bullock will play for Rivers and with Paul, something Bullock was excited to talk about when he was...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:00 AM
On Sunday evening, DeAndre Jordan's name was trending on Twitter, the Clippers' center was leading the NBA with the most mentions per hour on NBA.com, and NBA superstars were tweeting about him.
It happened after Jordan sprinted down the middle of...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Isaiah Wilkins’ commitment to Virginia this week brings additional NBA pedigree to the Cavaliers’ future roster.
A 6-foot-8 senior forward at the Greater Atlanta Christian School, Wilkins is the stepson of former NBA all-star Dominique...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 12:43 PM
After very much enjoying this year’s National Championship game in which Louisville defeated Michigan, I figured out exactly why: it looked like an NBA playoff game.
This goes to an argument that drives me absolutely crazy: no, college...