| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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 22, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Kevin Love had 37 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double of his career, and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Utah Jazz, 121-104, Saturday night in Salt Lake City.
Minnesota was again playing without starters Nikola...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:30 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Hoosiers fans show up wherever the Orlando Magic have played this season. From Miami to Portland, Ore., Hoosiers fans want to see Magic rookie and former Hoosiers standout Victor Oladipo.
You can expect more of the same...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 8:15 PM
The people who attended Sunday night's game between the Orlando Magic and the Indiana Pacers at Amway Center saw one of the best defenses in recent NBA history.
The Pacers entered the matchup ranked first in the league in defensive efficiency, holding...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 8:13 PM
Nik Vucevic's reaction said it all.
As the final tenths of a second ticked off the clock Sunday night, Vucevic took a few dribbles and hurled the basketball skyward. The fans inside Amway Center, almost all of them standing, yelled and shouted their...
| 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...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:06 PM
An NBA season isn't just a story that writes itself. It's also kind enough to touch on every genre.
There's the fantasy of LeBron James and what he might do with the ball, the romance of Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets. There's the mystery of what...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 10:29 AM
The Indiana Pacers, who took the two-time reigning NBA champion Miami Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference finals last spring, are fortifying their front line by trading for versatile and durable big man Luis Scola of the Phoenix Suns.