| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:04 PM
Just about every fiber in Julian Wright's supple 6-foot-9-inch, 215-pound body is devoted to his life's passion--making the world a better place for those around him.
On the court, the McDonald's All-American is a pass-first, spread-the-wealth forward...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:09 PM
The show was over, or so they thought.
Kevin Garnett and Ronnie Fields had just finished putting on a slam-dunk spectacular worthy of highlight-film stature in leading Farragut to a decisive victory over Downstate power Rock Island at DePaul. A sellout...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Kobe Bryant didn't pass Michael Jordan on the career scoring list, but there was still quite an accomplishment Friday.
The Lakers outscored the San Antonio Spurs.
They gave up a nine-point lead in the final 1:59, a seemingly fatal mistake on the...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 7:57 AM
Anytime you can gather Miley Cyrus, Dwyane Wade, Wayne Coyne, Paris Hilton and the Gold Dust Lounge under one umbrella, notice must be taken. Here are some things to appreciate about Art Basel 2014.
On the same day the Sun Sentinel revealed...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:42 PM
Blake Griffin and Chris Paul wanted to keep it simple. Get back to doing those things they do so well.
It's what made them All-Stars and transformed the Clippers from laughingstocks to serious title-contenders.
Their team had largely gotten away...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 4:40 PM
As UCLA football fans have learned, the journey to becoming an elite college football program is not an easy one. If the Bruins wish to take that next step, winning today's game is a requirement. With USC coming off scholarship sanctions, any type of loss...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 9:04 PM
As his eyes roamed the action around the basket, Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry steadily backed Lakers guard Jeremy Lin down low in the post.
Curry's teammate Draymond Green was stationed outside the corner three-point line, Harrison...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:52 PM
The Clippers dealt the Charlotte Hornets their sixth consecutive loss Monday, 113-92, in the second game of a back-to-back set.
The victory, accomplished after five ties and five lead changes, was the Clippers' third in four games on their current...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 4:48 PM
A few weeks ago I was asked what I thought would be a bigger number this season for the Lakers: games won or games played by Steve Nash. I said I thought it was too close to call. In light of Nash missing the entire season and playing zero games in 2014-...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Jerry West, whose silhouette is featured in the NBA's red, white and blue logo, walked away from the Lakers and a renowned basketball career because a groin injury limited his game. At the time he eloquently said, "I'm not willing to sacrifice my...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 11:13 PM
Just when things couldn't get worse for the Lakers, history tapped them on the shoulder. Not the championship-toting, parade-planning type.
The Lakers are off to their worst start since 1957, a 0-4 beginning made official after a 127-104 loss Saturday...