| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:23 PM
Four years after LeBron James sat in a director's chair across from Jim Gray and picked the Miami Heat as a nation held its breath/stuck a finger down its throat, get ready for "The Decision: 2014!"
James presumably won't announce his intended...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:24 PM
The Lakers think they have a substantially better chance of landing high-profile scorer Carmelo Anthony than two-time champion LeBron James, The Times has learned.
They believe they can pry Anthony away from a New York return even though he can make...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Before heading to the Blackhawks-St. Louis Blues game Wednesday at the United Center and watching teammate Charles Tillman take part in Shoot the Puck, the Bears’ Jay Cutler had dinner with friends at Chicago Cut Steakhouse. On one side of Cutler'...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Referee Dick Bavetta is such great fun whether he's holding a ball as part of a skit with a team mascot, racing Charles Barkley or casually yukking it up with a superstar that you wish he could work another 2,633 consecutive games.
The 74-year-old has...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 10:40 PM
Mike Conley scored 21 points, Zach Randolph had 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies held the Indiana Pacers to their lowest output of the season Saturday night in an 82-71 victory at Memphis, Tenn.
Mike Miller scored 13 points as...
| May 6, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Oklahoma City Thunder forward Kevin Durant was named most valuable player of the NBA for the first time, the league announced Tuesday.
Durant received 119 of 125 first-place votes, beating out Miami Heat superstar LeBron James. James, who had won the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 7:57 AM
While Aussie artist Chris Edser slept half-a-world away, Chicago sports fans were abuzz Wednesday about his cartoon GIFs of Bulls center Joakim Noah. Edser released another GIF overnight on basketball art blog Ron Artist, this one of Jo swatting Lebron...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Clippers guard Jamal Crawford has averaged more points and assists per game this season as a starter than coming off the bench.
So given a choice, he’d rather be a starter, right?
Crawford said Monday at his team’s shoot-around...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 9:03 PM
It's a quandary Clippers Coach Doc Rivers would love to face.
J.J. Redick comes back from the bulging disc in his back that has sidelined him since early February, giving the Clippers a full complement of players. Who would Rivers put in his starting...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 5:22 AM
La figura y aportación del alero LeBron James volvió a ser decisiva en la victoria con suspense del Heat de Miami que volvieron al camino del triunfo, mientras que los Spurs de San Antonio no lo abandonaron a llegar al decimocuarto consecutivo en la...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 10:23 PM
Jeff Teague scored 25 points in the Atlanta Hawks' 107-88 rout Sunday of the reeling Indiana Pacers, who were held to a franchise-low 23 points in the first half of an embarrassing performance on their home court.
The Hawks (34-42) have won three of...