| Nov 15, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Coach Gregg Popovich understands that the San Antonio Spurs might be lacking a bit of energy and focus this season as they deal with the defense of their NBA title and the grind of another 82-game season.
It was different last season, when the Spurs...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Derrick Rose sat out the Chicago Bulls' game Saturday night against the Indiana Pacers because of his strained left hamstring, which is improving but leaves the All-Star point guard available on a day-to-day basis.
“It's a lot better today than it...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: ESPN, TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 1-7, Spurs 4-3.
Record vs. Spurs (2013-14): 1-3.
Update: The Spurs' record isn't spectacular but they just won back-to-back...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 9:39 PM
The Lakers are so upside down, so lost in their worst start since the 1950s, that Kobe Bryant reacted to another loss by almost wishing the Lakers were still together.
Not these Lakers, really. The ones that were champions just a handful of a years ago....
| Nov 10, 2014
| 3:37 PM
When the Lakers play the Spurs on Friday night at Staples Center, it will be the first time San Antonio Coach Gregg Popovich and his team will have faced Kobe Bryant in more than a season.
Popovich is more than happy to finally see Bryant back on the...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Their passion has been questioned. Their trainer has been busy. Their esteemed coach has sported widely discussed facial hair.
The San Antonio Spurs have a lot in common with the Clippers in the season's early going.
Both teams have struggled...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AROUND THE LEAGUE
One week after surgery on his broken right hand, Russell Westbrook is upbeat about his recovery and trying to help his injury-riddled team find a way to survive without current NBA MVP Kevin Durant and himself on the court.
| Nov 7, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Shame, shame, shame on Jacksonville Jaguars management and the NFL for putting the Jaguars' most attractive home game — Sunday's marquee matchup with the Dallas Cowboys — in London. I don't care how...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: Who is the third-best player on the Heat? -- David.
A: This, of course, was a major topic of discussion when the Heat had Tim Hardaway and Alonzo Mourning, with the Jamal Mashburn critics never happy. Then came the Big Three and all was forgotten....
| Nov 7, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Houston (EEUU), 7 nov (EFE).- La marcha ganadora de los Rockets de Houston se prolongó una jornada más con el sexto triunfo consecutivo, esta vez contra los actuales campeones de liga, los Spurs de San Antonio.
Con el pívot Dwight Howard como líder,...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Sports Illustrated's Lee Jenkins apparently wasn't available to help LeBron James craft his first remarks upon his return to Cleveland.
"There's no place like home," James said in a video presentation inside Quicken Loans Arena on Thursday before the...