| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:17 PM
The 2014 NBA free-agency period is just hours away.
Teams may begin contacting free agents at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, but no new free-agent deals can be signed — and no trades can be completed — until July 10.
The Magic are going to need to...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Even before he was dealt by the Knicks to the Mavericks, Tyson Chandler was already on the move. The NBA center and former Dominguez High School star sold his estate in Rancho Santa Fe in March for a loss at $2.7 million.
Chandler and his wife,...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:24 PM
The Lakers on Tuesday announced their summer league roster, headlined by former Kentucky forward Julius Randle -- hopefully.
Randle will travel to Indiana on Wednesday to have his foot examined. If the Lakers and Randle decide the best course of action...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:24 PM
The Lakers think they have a substantially better chance of landing high-profile scorer Carmelo Anthony than two-time champion LeBron James, The Times has learned.
They believe they can pry Anthony away from a New York return even though he can make...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
The last time point guard Scottie Wilbekin played competitive games inside Amway Center, he and the Florida Gators were fighting for their NCAA Tournament lives.
Wilbekin has returned to Amway Center — this time to fight for his basketball future....
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:42 PM
There was only the slightest hint of musculature in LeBron James' arms when Tim Duncan carried the San Antonio Spurs to their first NBA title.
The moment was so long ago that Duncan used a hand-held camcorder to document the celebration. James, watching...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:33 PM
The Miami Heat spent Thursday night at AmericanAirlines Arena running on fumes in Game 4 of the NBA Finals, now one loss to the San Antonio Spurs from turning past tense when it comes to being NBA champions.
“They played great,” Heat Coach...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 5:34 PM
All Ian Chiles wanted, whether he was drafted or not, was a chance to play in the NBA.
The 7-foot-2, 260-pound former Morgan State center didn't hear his named called during the NBA draft June 26, but soon he'll get his long-awaited chance to play for...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 11:22 PM
Free agent All-Star Carmelo Anthony is still deciding his future, contemplating a return to the New York Knicks or a possible departure to the Lakers.
Though the Knicks can technically reward Anthony with a bigger contract than the Lakers can, the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
LeBron James' going home to Cleveland will have implications far outside the confines of the 216 area code in the NBA next season.
The Cavaliers, of course, become the immediate favorite in the Eastern Conference, particularly if they can engineer a...
| May 19, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Orlando Magic now have an outpost in northwestern Pennsylvania.
After months of talks, Magic officials have finalized a one-to-one affiliation agreement with the NBA Development League’s Erie BayHawks. The agreement will begin with the 2014-15...