| Nov 19, 2014
| 11:09 PM
Dwight Howard sat out because of a strained knee, immediately eliminating a captivating part of Wednesday's game.
Nobody called anybody “soft.” No wild elbows flew. The referees didn't have to separate anybody.
But with Dwight vs. Kobe...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:04 PM
One moment, you're covering your eyes and cheering for losses.
The next, you're off the couch and cheering for miracles.
One moment, Kobe Bryant is missing 13 of 14 shots and Jeremy Lin is turning an important play into a Sesame Street skit —...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers are on a two-game winning streak. Against teams with decent players, no less. Here are five takeaways from their 98-92 victory Wednesday in Houston.
1. Give the Lakers some credit. After sputtering to the worst 10-game start in their 66-...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:53 PM
HOUSTON -- James Harden scored 12 consecutive points down the stretch to lead the short-handed Houston Rockets to a 91-86 win over the New York Knicks on Monday night at Toyota Center.
Houston, down three-fifths of its starting lineup, faced a...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 9:05 PM
Manu Ginobili had 28 points and the San Antonio Spurs won without coach Gregg Popovich, rallying for a 106-100 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday night.
Popovich missed the game after undergoing what the team called a minor medical procedure....
| Nov 27, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Where: Toyota Center.
On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330.
Records: Clippers 9-5: Rockets 12-3 .
Record vs. Rockets (2013-14) 4-0.
Update: The Clippers are 4-1 on their seven-game trip. Rockets center Dwight Howard...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 9:25 PM
The Clippers focused on the Houston Rockets and not how soon they would be returning home to Los Angeles.
And even though they were facing an undermanned Rockets team, the Clippers clamped down on defense, using that to pull off a 102-85 victory over...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Memphis' Marc and Mike show is sweeping the West.
Center Marc Gasol, who had 26 points and nine assists, and point guard Mike Conley, who finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds, led the Grizzlies to a 112-99 victory at Portland, snapping the Trail...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Kobe Bryant finally erupted, letting loose some steam, and plenty of expletives, at Lakers' practice Thursday.
He trash-talked with Nick Young. Called teammates "soft like Charmin." Yelled to General Manager Mitch Kupchak that the Lakers' reserves...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 2:56 PM
This is what Dwyane Wade said when told NBA general managers, polled to name the league's best shooting guards, didn't mention him for the first time in eight years:
"I don't care,'' he said.
No motivation in that?
"I've got enough motivation,''...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Baron Davis shot around in street clothes after the Lakers practiced Sunday. No, they won't be signing him.
Their point-guard depth is the width of dental floss, but they're hoping for a career year from Jeremy Lin, the starter in Tuesday's season...