| Sep 22, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Caldwell Jones was a key member of the Philadelphia 76ers teams that reached the NBA Finals in 1977, 1980 and 1982. The 6-foot-11 center was a rugged defender and named to the NBA All-Defensive first team in 1981 and 1982.
Caldwell died Sunday after...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 12:22 PM
What: Miami Heat training camp.
Where: AmericanAirlines Arena (all camp sessions closed to the public).
When: Through Oct. 3.
Who: Up to 20 players allowed on roster during the preseason, with a mandatory cut to a maximum of 15 players by 5 p.m....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The Lakers will officially get back to work when they open training camp on Monday with the team's annual media day.
Coach Byron Scott and the team will make their preseason debut on Oct. 6 in San Diego (Valley View Casino Center) against the Denver...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 3:11 PM
New Laker Jeremy Lin has added another YouTube clip, tongue-in-cheek pondering "Lindorsements."
Collaborating with Wong Fu Productions, Lin parodies a number of popular advertising campaigns, including Chris (and Cliff) Paul's State Farm spots. Lin...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
TBS has greenlit "The Smiths," an unscripted series following NBA star Kenny Smith, his wife Gwendolyn Osborne-Smith and their five children.
The series is set to shoot in Los Angeles and Atlanta. It's produced by Good Clean Fun, with Jason Carbone ("The...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Carmelo Anthony is underrated.
So says the New York Knicks’ seven-time All-Star forward and 2012-13 NBA scoring champion.
"I think I'm the most underrated superstar that's out there but that doesn't matter to me," Anthony told ESPN when asked if...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:02 AM
An updated look at the status of those on the Heat training-camp roster, those who left in the offseason, and those from last season's roster who remained unsigned:
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ON CURRENT ROSTER
Age: Turned 36 on July 7.
| Sep 10, 2014
| 5:27 PM
Jeremy Lin chose to have some fun with patrons at Madame Tussauds on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf.
The veteran point guard recent dressed in his Lakers uniform, pretending to be a wax statue -- surprising spectators as they approached to take a...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Jeremy Lin said he left tens of millions of dollars on the table by not accepting the endorsement opportunities he was offered during the height of the “Linsanity” era in New York two years ago.
The 26-year-old Lin, who is now with the Los...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Former Lakers center Dwight Howard is facing minor legal trouble.
After running a red light in July, according to TMZ.com, Howard's driver's license has been suspended in the state of Florida.
Howard had nine such infractions in 10 months in 2012 --...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Even a college football Saturday can't get in the way of LeBron James' first game against the Miami Heat. Even if it's a game that doesn't count.
The NBA announced Monday that the Heat's Oct. 11 exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Rio...