| Mar 30, 2015
| 1:50 PM
Former Charlottean and NBA standout Stephen Curry said Monday he has joined a growing technology startup that connects high school and college athletes with private coaches.
Curry, 27, is a part-owner in the Boston-based CoachUp, a venture-funded tech...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 7:26 AM
The Lakers (19-52) play the fourth of five straight games on the road, visiting the Brooklyn Nets (31-40) on Sunday afternoon.
Brooklyn has won two in a row, hoping to catch the eighth-place Boston Celtics (32-40) for a playoff berth. The Nets simply...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 3:03 PM
After a poor first quarter, the Lakers spent the rest of Sunday afternoon playing catch up against the Brooklyn Nets.
Ultimately their late run fell short and the Nets pulled out their third win a row, 107-99, at Barclays Center.
Brook Lopez led the...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 2:20 PM
According to nerdy sportswriter math, the Mavericks will play their 3,000th game Sunday. That's 2,814 regular-season games and 186 playoff contests.
It's a factoid of little relevance, other than it being a round number and a timely excuse to mention...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (19-51) are looking for their third win in four tries on Friday night when they visit the Toronto Raptors (42-30).
The Raptors have already clinched a playoff berth in the Eastern Conference, but are hoping to climb from the fourth seed --...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 9:26 PM
CLEVELAND — On Thursday night at Quicken Loans Arena, Notre Dame, West Virginia, Wichita State and Kentucky will play their biggest games of the season in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament.
But if you were to check on the players a few hours...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 4:40 PM
Heat guard Dwyane Wade is content with not having a vote in this year's ballot for the league's most valuable player.
If he did, however, his pick would be Houston Rockets guard James Harden.
"Right now, I would say James Harden," Wade said before...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Jordan Cohen, 48, is the estate director for RE/MAX Olson & Associates Estate Brokerage in Westlake Village. He has one employee, longtime assistant Kristi Dougherty. Last year, he entered the world of men's high fashion as a founding partner...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:35 AM
The Lakers re-signed Jabari Brown on Saturday, giving the rookie guard a second 10-day contract.
Brown, who originally went through training camp with the team but was cut before the regular season, was signed March 10 on an initial 10-day contract....
| Mar 21, 2015
| 12:25 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash announced his retirement Saturday after a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards.
After playing in just 65 games over the past three seasons due to injuries, the 41-year-old...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 10:05 PM
The Lakers hit the 50-loss mark on Thursday night, falling to the Utah Jazz in a low-scoring battle, 80-73, at Staples Center on Thursday night.
Gordon Hayward led all scorers with 22 points. He also had five rebounds and five assists. Reserve Trey...