| Apr 6, 2015
| 9:34 AM
Former Miami Heat guard Tim Hardaway came up short of election for the second year in a row as a finalist for selection to the Basketball Hall of Fame, with the Class of 2015 announced Monday in Indianapolis.
Pat Riley and Alonzo Mourning remain the...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 10:03 PM
Blake Griffin has intensified his workouts since undergoing elbow surgery and could return as soon as Sunday, which would qualify as perfect timing for the Clippers and the NBA.
The Clippers play the Golden State Warriors, the team with the best...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 5:55 PM
NEW YORK — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said league officials want to reduce the number of back-to-back games and come as close as possible to eliminating instances of four games in five nights as early as the 2015-16 season.
"It's a math...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 9:03 PM
The Daily News reports that the Yankees might offer Yankee Stadium as the setting for an Alex Rodriguez public apology/news conference. It will be great, we're sure. We'll always remember the speech by Lou Gehrig in 1939, Derek Jeter's closing the old...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 6:06 PM
NEW YORK — Kobe Bryant won't play in Sunday's All-Star game, his season already over because of a shoulder injury. Dwyane Wade will also skip it because of a sore hamstring. Carmelo Anthony is here, a reasonable expectation because the New York...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:44 PM
As calls persist for greater police accountability in communities across the nation, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake told a White House panel Tuesday that the city needs money for increased training and body cameras, and to add supervisors to the office...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:54 PM
President Obama is used to getting a very earnest, often heartfelt introduction from a nervous ordinary person before he takes the podium for a speech.
But on Friday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson broke the mold.
Introducing the president at a...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:36 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake plans to testify Tuesday afternoon at the first public listening session of President Barack Obama's Task Force on 21st Century Policing to discuss "building trust and legitimacy between police and the communities they...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:41 AM
In predicted order of finish:
Last year: 32-8, NCAA champion
Coach: Kevin Ollie, third season
Top players: G Ryan Boatright, Sr.; G Rodney Purvis, So.; C Amida Brimah, So.
Keep an eye on: Freshman Daniel Hamilton, an elite recruit, will be...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 7:47 PM
BOSTON -- The Phoenix Suns blew double-digit leads in both halves but still pulled out a 118-114 victory over the Boston Celtics on Monday night.
The Suns (6-5 after ending a two-game losing streak) led by 13 points in the first half, lost the lead and...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 8:23 PM
President Obama's announcement that he would take executive action to allow up to 5 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally to stay and work drew quick reaction across the political spectrum Thursday. Here's a sampling:
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.):...