| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:39 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Call it "The Block."
On Wednesday night, Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo threw an errant pass that was intercepted by Nicolas Batum midway through the fourth quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Batum and Damian...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:26 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The future of the Sacramento Kings is settled.
After a long and often painful process, it was determined months ago that the Kings will remain in California's capital city instead of relocating somewhere else.
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:11 PM
DALLAS — Victor Oladipo demonstrated what Orlando Magic executives and coaches love about him during a 20-second span Saturday night.
Denver Nuggets forward Kenneth Faried poked the ball away from him midway through the second quarter, drove...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:35 PM
Lakers 106, Kings 100 (final)
The Lakers were a mess defensively for three quarters.
The fourth was a completely different story as the Lakers held the Sacramento Kings to 10 points in until Ben McLemore's meaningless three-pointer with 6.9 seconds...
| May 9, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Alex Len's agent said Thursday in an interview with The Baltimore Sun that the stress fracture and subsequent surgery that will sideline the former Maryland center for several months could impact where Len gets drafted next month, but added that many...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:15 AM
Busy with my life of slinging brilliant insight and watching as much NBA playoff basketball as I can manage, I’d pledged to catch only the second half of Tuesday night’s Memphis-San Antonio game, and in doing so completely forgot to watch...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:40 PM
The short-handed Lakers fought to the end, but ultimately fell to the Sacramento Kings, 107-102, for their 50th loss of the season.
A Wesley Johnson tip-in with a minute left cut the Lakers' double-digit deficit to three points, 105-102. The Lakers...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Four, three, two …
The Derrick Williams position countdown goes on, the No. 2 pick in the 2011 draft still trying to find his spot in the NBA before time runs out.
The Minnesota Timberwolves tried him at power forward and small forward before...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 10:18 PM
NEW ORLEANS — It was hard to tell what shocked fans more, the NBA's new dunk contest rules or a performance by Vanilla Ice.
Maybe contest organizers should think twice, twice baby.
Washington's John Wall was declared the winner in fan voting...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:24 PM
Still scraping by
New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace, giving dental tips on Twitter: "when the dr. says u have tartar, its [sic] not a good thing. its not like 'tuna tartare.' its crunched up white stuff."
Phoenix Suns backup...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Lakers forward Ryan Kelly received consideration, but not enough votes to make the NBA's all-rookie first or second teams.
Voted on by a panel of 125 sportswriters and broadcasters, Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams was the only unanimous...