| May 16, 2014
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in San Diego country, where more than 2,600 firefighters are now fighting the brush fires in San Marcos, Escondido and the surrounding area. Forecasts of onshore winds, cooler temperatures and higher humidity fanned...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Time may be running out on Mike Woodson's stint with the New York Knicks, but it's not too late for owner James Dolan to give his coach and equally oblivious forward Andrea Bargnani the perfect Christmas gift.
For only $275, Dolan can buy each of them a...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Doc Rivers is a self-declared systematic coach.
His Celtics defenses rarely missed their rotations, ranking near the top of the NBA in defensive field goal percentage and points allowed each of the last five seasons.
Rivers credited big men Kevin...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 7:37 PM
at Oklahoma City
When: 10 a.m. PST.
Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena.
On the air: TV: Channel 7; Radio: 980, 1330.
Records: Clippers 37-20, Thunder 43-13.
Record vs. Thunder: 1-1.
Update: The Clippers are 14-15 on the road overall, including 6-8...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:51 PM
The Clippers know they will have their hands full with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night in this back-to-back game for Los Angeles.
Not only will the Thunder be looking to exact some revenge from last week’s loss to the Clippers at...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 8:10 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY — Games can spiral out of control quickly for teams that visit Chesapeake Energy Arena. The fans make it a tough venue for out-of-town teams. But, more importantly, the Oklahoma City Thunder, headed by perennial All-Stars Kevin...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 10:07 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY — The way the Orlando Magic offense performed Christmas night, you would have thought the team has an entirely new cast, not just a couple of additions here and there.
Two frustrating scoring draughts — each lasting about a...
| Jun 14, 2011
Race is wide open
Los Angeles Times
It would be easy to say the Heat will be the favorite.
It would be easy to say the Mavericks will repeat because they now have the know-how.
But in reality, it will be wide open.
The Heat, if they...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:48 PM
Thunder and Bulls
I'll take the team with the Big Three, but not the LeBron-Wade-Bosh combo. I'll go with the Durant-Westbrook-Harden triumvirate that makes the Thunder an even more lethal offensive club than the...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 11:44 PM
BOSTON — In their first 15 games this season, the Orlando Magic never folded, even in losses.
There’s a first time for everything.
The Magic unraveled Monday night, and the result was the worst single-game offensive performance in team...