| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:02 PM
They are close friends, but Clippers center DeAndre Jordan and Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will be foes Monday night.
They both faced adverse circumstances last season, but Jordan and Howard are in better situations now. Jordan does say it will...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 6:30 PM
NBA China and online media company SINA Corporation are teaming up to produce "NBA Mitan," an streaming original weekly series aimed exclusively at Chinese fans.
The show, to run during the NBA season, will be co-hosted by Xie Nan and Ke Fan. It is based...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Doc Rivers' recruiting efforts didn't pay off.
The Clippers coach lobbied his fellow Western Conference coaches to vote for DeAndre Jordan as an All-Star reserve, but Jordan was not among the seven players selected Thursday.
The West reserves are...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 6:15 PM
The Lakers were dragging for a team that landed before it took off.
Their charter flight touched down at Los Angeles International Airport late Friday night, about three hours prior to an early Saturday morning departure from China.
The 12-hour flight...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Dwight Howard walked past Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak in that Staples Center tunnel last spring and never really stopped, the allure of less pressure and a permanent honeymoon triggering a Texas two-step.
The hypersensitive hulk returns to...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Should the Lakers have hired Phil Jackson to coach the team instead of Mike D'Antoni in 2012? Will the team fire D'Antoni for Jackson? Why won't owner/executive Jim Buss hire Jackson to run the team's basketball operations?
Finally those questions...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:43 PM
It was one of the Lakers' few sunshine moments this season, a historically bizarre victory in Cleveland when backup center Robert Sacre was allowed to keep playing despite picking up a sixth foul.
The serenity, though, was short-lived.
As Lakers Coach...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:35 AM
The Lakers (2-3) have played three solid games at home this season (2-1) but have been blown out twice on the road (0-2).
Visiting the 4-1 Houston Rockets may not be the answer to the Lakers' traveling woes.
Coach Mike D'Antoni said Wednesday that he'...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 12:26 PM
It's come to this for the 16-time champs and formerly undisputed kings of Los Angeles: Their season hinges on a hobbled 18-year veteran, the NBA's oldest point guard, a player who was told to slap on his "big-boy pants" last season and another who smashed...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The last Clippers fans saw of DeAndre Jordan, he was making his usual fourth-quarter playoff moves.
Turning his head to watch teammates run up the court. Readjusting in his seat whenever the urge struck. Standing up during timeouts.
It's tough to earn...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Lakers fans have yet another reason to groan at the thought of Boston.
A Boston guy came up with the idea of covering the Lakers' championship banners and retired jerseys at Staples Center during Clippers games, according to Clippers Coach Doc Rivers....