| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:39 PM
NEW YORK — Jason Collins knew he was going to retire during the summer months, but the 13-year veteran and first openly gay NBA player waited for the opportune time to make his decision official.
"This made perfect sense," Collins said Wednesday...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 12:54 PM
No one saw this coming.
Anybody who suggests they knew the Milwaukee Bucks would be a competitive team this season is not telling the truth.
But here the Bucks stand at 7-5 and in fourth place in the Eastern Conference, becoming the surprise team in...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Broderick Turner picks the East (in predicted order of finish)
2013-14 finish: 33-49.
Coming: Coach David Blatt, LeBron James, Kevin Love, Mike Miller, Shawn Marion, Brendan Haywood, James Jones.
Going: Coach Mike...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Here's our team-by-team preview of the Eastern Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions.
SOUTHEAST DIVISIONMiami Heat
Last Season: 54-28, 1st in Southeast. Lost to San Antonio in NBA Finals.
The Buzz: See the Cleveland...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:43 PM
The Ryder Cup begins Friday morning in Gleneagles, Scotland. First to the tee: Good buddies Bubba Watson and Webb Simpson for the U.S., Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson for Europe. Last to the tee: Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley for the U.S., Rory...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:35 PM
The Clippers have hired Lawrence Frank as an assistant coach after he reached a buyout agreement with the Brooklyn Nets. Frank had a trying season in which he clashed with Coach Jason Kidd and was demoted to compiling daily reports.
Frank, 44, had...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:00 PM
The well-chronicled failures of the Lakers were pushed aside for a day, mercifully their fans would say, as national media members converged on Staples Center to cover Jason Collins, the NBA's first openly gay player.
He came out in a Sports Illustrated...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 8:12 PM
Jason Kidd will be allowed to speak with the Milwaukee Bucks after he was denied a request by the Brooklyn Nets for additional duties beyond his role as the team's head coach.
The New York Post reported Saturday that Kidd asked the Nets to be involved...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Quickly moving on from the Jason Kidd fiasco, the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday hired Lionel Hollins to be their next coach, according to multiple reports.
The Nets may have upgraded with the move, bringing in a more established and respected coach who...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 11:09 PM
As expected, the Clippers made their first phone call to free-agent point guard Darren Collison when the NBA's free-agency period opened for business at 9:01 p.m. Pacific time Monday.
The Clippers made what was described as "just a cursory call" to...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 12:15 PM
New Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd wrote in a letter to fans that was distributed on the team's Twitter account Saturday that “there is no place I'd rather be.”
After losing a power struggle with the Brooklyn Nets last week, the team traded...