| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Apr 15, 2009
| 4:27 PM
Closing night proved to be another night of Miami Heat Lite.
With its best-of-seven first-round playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks opening this weekend, and with Wednesday's season finale against the Detroit Pistons at AmericanAirlines Arena having...
| Sep 17, 2009
Melvin Simon, who started what is now the country's largest shopping mall company and owned the NBA's Indiana Pacers with his brother, died Wednesday in Indianapolis, a spokesman said. He was 82.
Les Morris, a spokesman for Simon Property Group, which...
| Jun 16, 2007
Jerry Buss met with his unhappy $88.6-million employee, Kobe Bryant, for a get-together Friday between owner and superstar in the somewhat surprising setting of Spain.
They had spoken by phone two weeks ago, a few days after Bryant asked to be traded,...
| Nov 18, 2008
Pete Newell, who coached UC Berkeley to the 1959 National Collegiate Athletic Assn. basketball title and was one of only three men to guide teams to National Invitation Tournament, NCAA and Olympic championships, died Monday. He was 93.
| Apr 17, 2011
In 2010, a month before he took to the basketball court for the first time in a New York Knicks uniform, Amare Stoudemire took to the red carpet at Lincoln Center in head-to-toe Tom Ford. In 2009, when NBA No. 1 draft pick Blake Griffin was chosen by...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 10:10 PM
Lakers 102, Golden State Warriors 95 (final)
The Lakers took advantage of a depleted Golden State Warriors squad to take a 102-95 victory at Staples Center on Friday night.
Playing without point guard Stephen Curry (concussion) and backup point...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:35 AM
The Lakers (5-7) host the Golden State Warriors (8-4) on Friday night at Staples Center.
After the Lakers' surprising opening-night win over the Clippers, the Warriors quickly brought the Lakers down to earth with a 125-94 trouncing in Oakland on Oct....
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Golden State Warriors 112- Lakers 95 (end of regulation)
All the Golden State Warriors needed was a big second quarter to put away the Lakers on Friday night at Staples Center.
All-Star guard Stephen Curry scored 11 points in the second on four-of-...
| Feb 9, 2006
| 8:16 PM
The 55th NBA All-Star game on Feb. 19 at Toyota Center in Houston (5 p.m. PST, TNT). Statistics are through Wednesday:
|| WESTERN CONFERENCE ||
|| STARTERS ||
|| POS || PLAYER, TEAM (ALL-STAR APP.) || HT || PPG ||
|| C || Yao Ming,...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Aside from the constant refrain of whether the Clippers and Golden State Warriors dislike or hate each other, their first-round Western Conference playoff series has the potential to be very entertaining.
The Clippers have two All-Stars in point guard...