| Jun 25, 2014
| 2:31 PM
NBA Commissioner David Stern congratulates Dwight Howard of Southwest Atlanta Christian Academy after he was drafted first overall by the Orlando Magic in the NBA draft on June 24, 2004.
| Jun 26, 2014
| 1:07 PM
Andrew Wiggins or Jabari Parker?
Jabari Parker or Andrew Wiggins?
Considering that the often-baffling Cleveland Cavaliers have the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night, neither of the consensus top two players may hear his name called first....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:12 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers were late in making the first pick of the NBA draft, their dillydallying apparently not related to whom they would select but how they would explain the outfit Andrew Wiggins wore.
"I almost changed my mind when I saw it,"...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway were among 10 finalists announced Friday for the Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2014.
Mourning, a seven-time NBA All-Star, appears on the final ballot for the first time. He will look to be inducted with his former...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 1:40 PM
On Friday, Kobe Bryant's spot on the 2014 NBA All-Star was officially filled by New Orleans Pelicans forward/center Anthony Davis.
Bryant was voted in by the fans, but a knee injury has the Lakers guard sidelined for at least the next few weeks.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The White House has released this list of expected attendees at Tuesday’s state dinner in honor of France.
The President and Mrs. Obama
His Excellency Francois Hollande, president of French Republic Mr. J.J. Abrams, Pacific Palisades, CA
| May 21, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Mark Cuban likes giving money away.
We've known that for years. He's been fined nearly $2 million during his 14 years as owner of the Dallas Mavericks, but that hasn't stopped the billionaire from running his mouth.
But sometimes Cuban finds much...
| May 6, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Few things are as disgusting as the sight of a big business enterprise swaddling itself in morality and sanctimony, proclaiming its high ethical standards.
I'm looking at you, NBA.
The National Basketball Assn. has been showered with praise for the...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:01 PM
Adam Silver spoke with authority, boldness and precision. When the NBA commissioner made the first major decision of his tenure, banning Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life, Silver spoke as if he had been groomed for the job for some time.
| May 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Chris "Birdman" Andersen will be grounded for one game after the NBA suspended the Heat power forward for his part in an altercation with Pacers power forward Tyler Hansbrough in Game 5 Thursday night in Miami.
In announcing the suspension, Stu Jackson,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:18 PM
NEW YORK — Jared Dudley is frustrated with his play.
He's so frustrated that Dudley said he would "bench" himself for his poor play.
That's probably not going to happen, but after going one for seven from the field, one for four from three-point...