| Apr 26, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Vince Carter made a three-point shot at the buzzer to give the Dallas Mavericks a 109-108 victory in Game 3 and a 2-1 first-round Western Conference series lead over the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs on Saturday at Dallas.
Carter took an inbound pass...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Reaction was widespread Saturday after the NBA said the league is launching an investigation into a report of an audio recording in which a man identified as Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling allegedly tells a woman not to bring black people to...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 10:35 AM
So … a white NBA team owner walks onto a cattle range.
A white rancher walks into a sports arena...
I’m trying to wring some grim humor out of the news, but I’m getting my racists all mixed up.
| May 3, 2014
| 5:51 PM
After teetering on the edge of a gangplank through five games, the Eastern Conference No. 1-seeded Indiana Pacers found a way, defeating the No. 8 Atlanta Hawks, 92-80, in Saturday's Game 7 in Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
Indiana advanced to play the...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 6:05 PM
MEMPHIS -- Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni didn't necessarily disagree with Pau Gasol. Yes, the Lakers' offense had too much one-on-one action Tuesday against Indiana.
But D'Antoni definitely didn't like Gasol's sharing his opinion with reporters after the...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Kobe Bryant forgot to mention someone of note in his rant about the Lakers’ future.
Thanks to Bryant’s payroll-devouring $48.5-million contract over the next two seasons, the Lakers will have little financial wiggle room to...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:48 PM
The Lakers competed for a half against the NBA's top team, but the Indiana Pacers easily pulled away to win, 104-92.
David West led the Pacers with 19 points. Both Lance Stephenson and Roy Hibbert notched double-doubles. Stephenson scored 15 points with...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 6:23 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Lakers continued to stagger, losing to the Indiana Pacers, 118-98, Tuesday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The game was close at halftime, and then it wasn't, as the Lakers' offense stifled for the last 24 minutes by the league's top-...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Wesley Johnson swears he's OK. He laughs when told he survived the NBA equivalent of back-to-back car accidents.
The slender Johnson just ended a two-day trek through burly land, guarding brawny Pacers power forward David West on Tuesday and the...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Former Lakers center Andrew Bynum, traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers and cut by the Chicago Bulls last month, has been signed by the Indiana Pacers.
The Pacers, who have the best record in the NBA at 35-10 -- three games better in the Eastern Conference...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 6:18 PM
LOS ANGELES — Point guard Jameer Nelson missed his third consecutive game when the Orlando Magic faced the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.
Nelson and coach Jacque Vaughn said Nelson has a sore left knee.
"It's getting better," Nelson said...