| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Warriors 125, Lakers 94 (final)
If the NBA had a mercy rule, Wednesday night's "battle" between the Lakers and Golden State Warriors would have certainly qualified.
The Warriors were relentless, shooting a stunning 57.7% (15 of 26) from three-...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:56 PM
SHANGHAI — All done with their trip to China, the Lakers are ready to be world-beaters when they return to Los Angeles.
Or maybe they're just ready to be beat.
"Don't hold us to a high standard on Tuesday when we play Utah," Coach Mike D'...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:45 PM
This was what the crowd came to Staples Center to see: Blake Griffin slamming home three consecutive monstrous dunks, each one set up by Chris Paul, in an electrifying sequence in the third quarter of the Clippers’ 126-115 victory Thursday over...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:35 AM
The Lakers (5-7) host the Golden State Warriors (8-4) on Friday night at Staples Center.
After the Lakers' surprising opening-night win over the Clippers, the Warriors quickly brought the Lakers down to earth with a 125-94 trouncing in Oakland on Oct....
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:48 PM
The Magic are putting rookie Victor Oladipo through a point-guard crash course (with his avalanche of turnovers, "crash" is probably a poor choice of words).
They need to at least get a feel for Oladipo's future at the point, especially if Marcus...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Lakers 102, Golden State Warriors 95 (final)
The Lakers took advantage of a depleted Golden State Warriors squad to take a 102-95 victory at Staples Center on Friday night.
Playing without point guard Stephen Curry (concussion) and backup point...
| May 17, 2013
You owed us more.
Derrick Rose, if you sift through the city's anger, blind support, unhappiness and general confusion, you likely will find one overarching emotion: a deep-rooted disappointment.
Throughout Chicago, your story is nearly a refrain, a...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:38 PM
Dwight Howard can't make up his mind. What else is new?
Rockets or Lakers? 50-50? This is a joke, right?
Or maybe this is just tip of the iceberg for the incredibly indecisive basketball player. Here are 15 other issues Dwight likely can't make up...
| May 24, 2013
| 1:05 AM
LeBron James was a unanimous pick for the All-NBA team and Kobe Bryant earned his record-tying 11th first-team selection.
James received all 119 votes for the first team from a panel of sportswriters and broadcasters throughout the U.S. and Canada....
| May 4, 2013
| 7:47 PM
That's LeBron James' view on what we're not seeing in these NBA playoffs.
"It's terrible that we don't have Derrick Rose, and now Russell Westbrook, David Lee, and a lot of guys that's just not in the lineup," he said of the...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 5:11 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stop us if you've heard this one before: HBO dominated the Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning, picking up 81 nods for viewer favorites such as "Boardwalk Empire" and "Game of Thrones" as well as comedy newcomers "Girls" and "Veep."...