| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:33 AM
The Golden State Warriors reportedly are adding former Chicago Bulls assistant coach Ron Adams to their coaching staff.
The Boston Herald reported that Adams, a highly respected assistant who served last season with the Boston Celtics, accepted an offer...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:59 PM
It's never easy to predict the NBA draft, especially which players will be around when the Lakers pick tonight.
But one thing looks slightly more certain — they won't trade the seventh overall selection before the draft.
As of early this...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 6:21 PM
The Lakers don't have first-round picks often, but when they do, they make them as mysterious as anything.
Any number of things could happen to the seventh overall pick they hold in Thursday's NBA draft.
They could take one of three point guards:...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 8:07 PM
Some of the smartest guys involved in the Sacramento Kings' draft decisions were in the room next door.
One was a quantitative investment fund manager. Another was a Duke history major. A third was an IT strategy consultant.
None of the five analytic-...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 10:47 PM
Former Virginia forward Akil Mitchell signed a free-agent deal with the Houston Rockets and said he will play for them in a summer league.
Mitchell's defense and rebounding were crucial in the Cavaliers' drive to the ACC regular-season and...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:16 PM
The Lakers have given Ryan Kelly a $1-million qualifying offer, making the former Duke forward a restricted free agent.
Kelly was selected by the Lakers with the 48th pick in the 2013 NBA draft.
After a slow start as he recovered from April 2013...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:27 PM
The Lakers got a player they wanted on draft day, the largely hailed selection of Julius Randle boosting their first foray of the off-season.
Now comes the really hard part.
Free agency begins Monday at 9:01 p.m. Pacific time, the beginning of an...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 11:27 PM
The Lakers were active on the phones Monday night, lobbing calls to representatives of LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony when free agency began at 9:01 p.m. Pacific time.
They want to set up meetings with the high-powered free agents, even though the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The Milwaukee Bucks made their hiring of Jason Kidd as coach official on Tuesday after finalizing a deal with the Brooklyn Nets.
The Nets received a second-round draft pick in 2015 and 2019 as compensation for Kidd, who spent one season as their coach...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry and assistant Ty Lue each interviewed Friday for the head coaching job with the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Los Angeles Times has learned, and each came away encouraged.
It was the second interview with the...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Patience doesn't come easy for the Lakers.
First-round playoff knockouts lead to Kobe Bryant trade-me rants. Horribly one-sided NBA Finals losses segue into the dispersal of Shaquille O'Neal and Phil Jackson, two of the best ever in their craft....