| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:13 PM
HOUSTON — The Lakers didn't look like themselves for 21/2 quarters, not necessarily a bad thing right now.
They hung with the Houston Rockets, even led by 11 points, until reality checked into the game on James Harden's alley-oop lob to Dwight...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The Lakers have lost nine of their last 10 games, including three in a row.
Injuries have decimated the squad but the Lakers have competed in recent games. Poor second-half performances, however, have been fatal.
"We're just mentally fatigued...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:22 PM
LeBron James had 34 points and eight rebounds, and the Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats for the 15th straight time, 104-96, in overtime Saturday night at Charlotte, N.C.
James scored six points in the extra period, and Chris Bosh finished the...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 7:13 PM
It's time for the Lakers to state the obvious and utter the three words that could save them from continuing their sad decline into NBA irrelevance:
Ciao, Pau Gasol.
Thanks for the championship memories. Thanks for being such a classy guy and...
| Jan 14, 2014
Wizards owner Leonsis explains arena roof leak
Washington Wizards owner Ted Leonsis wasn't in attendance Saturday at Verizon Center for his team's fourth straight home loss, but he did address roof leaks that contributed to two delays totaling 57...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In a move that will lighten the Miami Heat’s payroll and luxury tax bill, the team shipped seldom-used center Joel Anthony to the Boston Celtics in a three-team trade Wednesday.
The Heat received guard Toney Douglas from the Golden State...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:46 PM
I love nostalgia.
True confession: I kicked the volume up a few notches in the car the other day when a classic rock station played "Crimson and Clover" by Tommy James and the Shondells. (1968; Yep, I'm that old).
Truth is, you can hear a nostalgic...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 1:45 PM
This week, the NFL was king of prime time big time.
The NFC Championship Game between the victorious Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers on Fox was easily the week's most-watched program in Central Florida.
The AFC Championship Game between...
| 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 25, 2014
| 4:43 PM
A look at 30 of the biggest events to unfold during David Stern's 30-year run as NBA commissioner, which is scheduled to end Feb. 1:
June 1984—Michael Jordan, Hakeem Olajuwon, John Stockton and Charles Barkley are drafted, stocking the league with...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The Lakers waived Shawne Williams on Jan. 7, after he played in 32 games for the team, averaging 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds a night.
On Monday, the D-Fenders announced they had acquired Williams via a waiver claim.
The D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA...