| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
LeBron James got his third ring, or maybe you didn't notice that he married his longtime girlfriend over the summer.
The Miami Heat is still waiting for its vows.
With James able to opt out of his contract as soon as June, there's a lot more at...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:40 PM
All signs point to the Clippers signing free-agent forward Danny Granger to a contract after he clears waivers Friday at 2 p.m. PST.
Granger got a buyout from the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, making him a free agent who could sign with any team....
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:24 PM
It was the trade deadline that was nearly D.O.A.
Besides the last-minute deal that sent Evan Turner from Philadelphia to Indiana, it was mostly a day of high-profile inactivity. There have been minute-long slug races that produced more movement.
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:47 PM
The Clippers and Jamal Crawford got good news Thursday when an MRI exam revealed that the shooting guard has a mildly strained left calf and that he will be listed as day to day.
Crawford was injured with 13 seconds left in the second quarter of the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Three Things to consider on this sports Thursday:
Thing 1: Wrote today's column on the Miami Heat's high-octane offense, which is averaging a league-high 110 points through five games after Wednesday's 103-73 blowout of the Brooklyn Nets.
As I point...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:27 PM
If newly signed free agents Chris Kaman, Nick Young and Wesley Johnson don't excite Lakers fans, there's that rarely uttered phrase by the franchise that's won 16 championships — wait till next summer.
The rebuilding will begin after a 2013-14...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak doesn't see the virtue in tanking the season for a lottery pick.
"The ping-pong lottery thing, even if you have the very worst team in the NBA, you're not guaranteed to get the first pick," Kupchak said Thursday to...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 7:08 PM
NBA teams have completed the bulk of their offseason moves, so now’s the perfect time to evaluate what, if anything, has changed in the Eastern Conference’s balance of power.
There will be two competitions to watch in the season ahead.
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:56 PM
The Indiana Pacers unveiled a sneak-peek at some of their new toys Thursday afternoon, and if you already thought Roy Hibbert was big enough, you have not seen anything yet.
Indiana gave the media a look at what is considered the best new videoboard in...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 9:15 PM
A two-on-one fast break on Tuesday night found D.J. Augustin racing down the court of Bankers Life Fieldhouse with the pogo-stick legs of Paul George on the other side of the lane. After spending last season on the lowly Charlotte Bobcats, who...