| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Summer school tends to be a relaxed operation in the NBA.
It is why Erik Spoelstra can sit at the scorers' table while assistant Dan Craig coaches the prospects who are renting Miami Heat practice jerseys.
Monday, among the players who took...
| Jun 26, 2008
| 7:56 PM
Twin towers! Crazy hair! Michelle Wie in the stands! No? OK fine, the Bulls should draft Derrick Rose. Be boring.
Welcome to the 2008 NBA Draft, where the Bulls overcame historic odds a little more than a month ago to win the No. 1 pick.
| Mar 31, 2012
| 2:21 PM
Adonal Foyle sees one problem after another appear on Otis Smith's plate, and he questions the sanity of his chosen career path.
"I tell Otis, 'I think I'm reconsidering,' " Foyle laughed.
Foyle is learning the general-manager ropes under Smith, who...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 7:51 PM
The Lakers' first exhibition game is on television Sunday night, but not on my television, and probably not on your television.
This is not rumor. This is not urban legend. This is not some glitch. This is real.
As of now, the majority of the games...
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 2:37 PM
"It's time to move on, time to get going,
What lies ahead, I have no way of knowing."
– Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
We knew Petty grew up in Florida and has written about Orlando in some of his songs, but who knew he was a Magic fan? He has...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Memphis was the only official recruiting visit Paxton Lynch took. Yet the Deltona Trinity Christian quarterback toured every emotional avenue the buildup to National Signing Day can bring.
He went from the disappointment of an August injury that cut...
| Oct 21, 2012
| 5:54 PM
Being a rookie in the NBA is tough enough. You don't want to have to run around town to find a teammate a bathing glove, too.
Not a batting glove, mind you.
A bathing glove.
Glen "Big Baby" Davis, the 290-pound power forward who has a lot of acreage to...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 11:20 PM
The Lakers and Clippers will play many dramatic, high-caliber games against each other this season and will bring fans at Staples Center to their feet with a parade of dunks and alley-oops and the sheer brilliance of their superstar-stuffed lineups....
| Oct 28, 2012
| 5:00 AM
It's the most anticipated NBA season in Los Angeles history, so what are we waiting for?
Oct. 30 — The Lakers defeat the Dallas Mavericks by 55 points in the season opener. At least, this is the rumor. Nobody actually sees the game after it is...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Twenty-four and oh, and one to go.
Olympia, ranked No. 1 in all of high school baseball by ESPN, will vie for a 25-0 regular season when it plays Winter Park (15-8) at home on Friday, starting at 4 p.m.
Not that former major-leaguer Randy O'Neal, in his...