| Apr 14, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. Klay Thompson has been solid throughout the Golden State Warriors' second half, but perhaps not at the All-Star level he played at during the first three months of the season.
But Monday night, the spectacular version of Thompson returned...
| Apr 12, 2015
| 9:00 PM
With James Borrego’s days winding down as interim coach, the Magic are preparing to go in a new direction on the bench. Again.
This is no small deal for a young, impressionable team.
I think the Magic need to hire someone with head-coaching...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:46 AM
In the Clippers' penultimate game of the season, they will host the Denver Nuggets at Staples Center at 7:30 p.m. Monday.
The Clippers are in a three-way tie for third-place in the Western Conference with the Memphis Grizzlies and the Houston Rockets --...
| Apr 12, 2015
OAKLAND, Calif. With just a week to go before the start of the playoffs, the regular-season milestones continue to pile up for the Warriors.
Golden State held off Western Conference cellar-dweller Minnesota 110-101 on Saturday night at Oracle Arena,...
| Apr 5, 2015
| 9:49 PM
The name Chris Paul is floating around somewhere in the NBA stratosphere for the most valuable player award.
It's unlikely Paul will win the MVP hardware, but the Clippers All-Star point guard has a supporter in Lakers Coach Byron Scott.
| Apr 3, 2015
| 10:00 PM
To figure out how close Jamal Crawford is to playing again, check his hair length.
The Clippers shooting guard grew out his hair because of boredom during his monthlong injury layoff before cutting it this week, perhaps the surest sign he is nearing a...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 6:41 PM
Blake Griffin said that in order to be a great team, players have to be motivated by two distinct energies.
"At home, you try to feed off the positive energy, and on the road, you try and feed off of the negative energy," Griffin said.
| Mar 21, 2015
| 9:07 PM
Last week’s ranking in parentheses, statistics are through Friday’s games:
1. GOLDEN STATE: Making history. Has won 50-plus games in consecutive seasons for first time in franchise history. (1)
2. CLEVELAND: Clinched first playoff spot...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 8:28 AM
The award ballots are due Thursday, the day after Wednesday's close of the regular season. Like the standings, plenty remains to be decided.
So, for now, one man's view at the moment, very much subject to change, of the NBA's postseason awards.
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:35 PM
If it seems like folly for the Clippers to zero in on any potential playoff matchup with three games left in the regular season, well, it's because it is.
The Clippers could finish anywhere from second to sixth in the Western Conference standings and...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 10:05 PM
The Lakers stopped a five-game skid with a 106-98 victory over the depleted Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night.
Ryan Kelly led the Lakers with 21 points, making five of six three-point shots. Rookie Jabari Brown added 20 points and had a career-...