| Feb 11, 2015
| 11:26 PM
The team with the coach named Doc is paying close attention to a potentially serious medical problem. As the Clippers should.
This isn't about sprained ankles or back spasms. In the NBA, those are the ordinary costs of doing business.
This is about...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 3:13 PM
San Antonio Spurs legend Gregg Popovich recorded his 1000th career NBA victory earlier this week, which got me to thinking about how much dumb luck is involved in coaching.
Not that Popovich isn't an incredible coach, but can you imagine how his...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 4:15 PM
When the Clippers landed in Oklahoma City on Saturday, Blake Griffin didn't accompany the team to its hotel.
He went directly to a hospital.
The forward's right elbow was oddly swollen, prompting Clippers trainer Jason Powell to advise him to get it...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 12:27 PM
Clippers' superstar power forward Blake Griffin is set for surgery Monday to remove a staph infection in his right elbow.
It remains unclear how many games Griffin will miss while recovering, but the team said Sunday that he could be out anywhere from...
| Feb 6, 2015
The idea for “Jupiter Ascending,” the newest film from the Wachowski siblings, took root 15 years ago while they were […]...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:50 PM
A dream job proved that some Cubs fans are huge dreamers.
WBBM-AM 780, the new radio outlet for the Cubs, has been actively looking to hire a third person to join Pat Hughes and Ron Coomer on the game broadcasts. A decision is expected shortly on who...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 7:45 PM
Not that anyone asked, but the Lakers' schedule is fairly easy the rest of the way.
Tanking proponents would sigh. Seventeen of the Lakers' final 32 games are against teams with losing records. Not the greatest news for a team that surely wouldn't...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 12:16 PM
The Clippers announced Sunday that Blake Griffin will need surgery to remove a staph infection in his right elbow. His former teammate, Grant Hill, is all too familiar with staph infections.
Five days after Hill had ankle surgery in March 2003, he...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:24 PM
HOUSTON — No one could have predicted Pau Gasol would start his first All-Star Game in his 14th NBA season.
But TNT and NBA TV analyst Grant Hill was not taken aback.
"A lot of people were shocked," Hill said Thursday, "but the talent has been...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 1:54 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Raftery called the regional final when Grant Hill led Duke to the 1994 Final Four. The All-American couldn't help but greet him with one of the announcer's signature phrases — simply because it's fun to say "with a kiss"...
| Jan 31, 2015
| 5:50 PM
Increasingly, it has become clear in NBA circles that the rise of John Wall has been the force behind the resurgence of the Washington Wizards.
Wall, a point guard in his fifth NBA season, will be a starter for the East All-Star team, and his...