| 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 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 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 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 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 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...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 11:30 AM
The Clippers were tied for third most likely team to win the NBA championship this season, according to an anonymous poll by the team's general managers.
The Clippers, along with the Chicago Bulls and Oklahoma City Thunder, received 11.5% of the votes...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 9:46 PM
Game 6 of the 2014 NBA Finals this wasn't. Just another NBA preseason outing, albeit an extended one, with the Miami Heat escaping the AT&T Center on Saturday night with a 111-108 overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs.
Rookie guard Shabazz...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Suns owner Robert Sarver was so upset that the Spurs were missing marquee players (injured or resting after a European trip) and even Gregg Popovich (who appointed assistant Ettore Messina to coach) that he addressed the crowd in Phoenix during Thursday's...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 5:00 PM
A year ago, after his team lost in the 2013 NBA Finals to the Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich was able to bring back almost his entire roster to eventually vanquish the Heat in the 2014 Finals.
Asked Saturday, before the teams met...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Friday night against the Golden State Warriors at the Sprint Center? Mere preseason fare.
Saturday night against the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center? More than just an exhibition.
With Friday's game against the Warriors typical of NBA...