| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Former Lakers shooting guard Shannon Brown was traded by the Phoenix Suns on Friday to the Washington Wizards.
His stay in Washington was brief.
The Wizards waived Brown on Monday, despite his $3.5-million guaranteed salary. If he clears waivers in...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:39 PM
After missing practice Thursday, Pau Gasol admitted he's probable for Friday when the Lakers host the Charlotte Bobcats (20-27).
"My groin is sore," said Gasol. "I've just got to keep working on it and we'll see tomorrow."
Gasol noted that he first...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Al Jefferson simply dominated the Lakers on Friday night, scoring 40 points while taking 18 rebounds to lead the Charlotte Bobcats to a 110-100 victory at Staples Center.
The 6-foot-10 center shot 18 of 32 from the field in 38 minutes, scoring only four...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 2:00 PM
The Orlando Magic will have some decisions to make regarding their veteran players as the 2013-14 NBA trade deadline approaches on Feb. 20.
Jameer Nelson could interest a contending team that needs an experienced, playoff-tested point guard with a cap-...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 11:33 AM
NEW YORK — Tobias Harris says he can walk into any gym in the country where high-quality pickup basketball is being played and determine which, if any, of the players grew up in New York City.
He believes good players from the Bronx, Brooklyn,...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 7:22 AM
South Florida, where were you on Sunday? Most likely watching TV.
Six of the 12 most watched shows last week in Fort Lauderdale-Miami aired on Sunday.
WFOR-Channel 4's broadcast of the NFL game between the Cincinatti Bengals and San Diego Chargers...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The Orlando Magic only have played one-quarter of their season, but the refrain after each game already sounds like a broken record.
They show plenty of fight, but they have too many lapses, especially on the defensive end.
And they keep losing....
| Dec 10, 2013
| 2:30 PM
With the Orlando Magic mired in a frustrating six-game losing streak, rookie guard Victor Oladipo tries to keep perspective by drawing on his experiences at Indiana University.
Oladipo was part of a college program that endured some rough seasons but...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 1:30 AM
Part of the fun of being a sports fan is team nicknames, which can range from the fitting to the fictitious; from the serious to the sarcastic. With that as a guide, and in no particular order, here are some of the best — and worst — sports...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 10:36 AM
After he rolled his left ankle during the third quarter of Friday night's 109-92 win over the Detroit Pistons, swingman Arron Afflalo was expected to receive treatment on his ankle during the Orlando Magic's practice Saturday.
It's unclear whether...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers have one of the NBA's largest fan bases, especially when taking into account the team's online presence.
According to a paper by Mike Lewis and Manish Tripathi of Emory University, the Lakers have the most "social media equity" in the league....