| Jan 24, 2015
| 3:45 PM
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, fined $15,000 by the NBA for making an obscene gesture toward heckling fans, has asked the NBA to further improve how it protects players from the most unruly of fans.
Wade made the request during the league's brief...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:30 PM
Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook had little to say about one of the best performances of his career, a triple-double against the NBA's top team, the Golden State Warriors.
Westbrook scored 17 points, had a career-high 17 assists and matched a...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 7:49 PM
TORONTO — Kyle Lowry had 18 points and 12 assists, DeMar DeRozan returned from a groin injury to score eight of his 20 points in the fourth quarter and the Toronto Raptors never trailed in a 100-84 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:07 PM
He can stuff a box score, as he does regularly but perhaps never as impressively as when he announced his ascendance with 26 points, 17 rebounds, nine blocks and three steals in the Pelicans' season-opening victory over the Magic.
He can make veterans...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Their shots weren't falling. Three of their starters were scoreless for nearly 20 minutes to start the game. Their opponent built a double-digit lead.
It was the type of game the Clippers will need to occasionally win, when they're far from their best,...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 7:27 PM
NEW YORK -- Forward Patrick Patterson and point guard Kyle Lowry hit clutch shots in the early stages of overtime and the Toronto Raptors pulled out a 95-90 victory over the New York Knicks Sunday night at Madison Square Garden.
The Raptors scored only...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Raptors All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan will miss Toronto's game against the Lakers on Sunday at Staples Center after injuring his groin in a game Friday night against the Dallas Mavericks.
In a statement on their website, the Raptors said "test results...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers salvaged a disappointing week -- losing two of three through Week 5 to dip to 4-13 on the season -- with a win over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday.
After ending Week 4 on a sour note in a defeat in overtime the Denver Nuggets, the Lakers...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 11:10 PM
There are always two ways for the Lakers to momentarily wash away an otherwise dour season.
There have been so many critiques — shot selection continually attacked, accuracy analyzed ad nauseam and even his missed free throws under...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:48 PM
It might be the funniest thing to happen to the Lakers this season, and it took place 15 miles from Staples Center after they beat Toronto there.
One of their toughest TV critics let loose and ran a couple of on-camera victory laps at the TWC...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 3-13; Raptors 13-3.
Record vs. Raptors (2013-14): 1-1.
Update: Toronto was one of the NBA's biggest surprises, sitting atop the Eastern...