| Jun 26, 2014
| 9:38 PM
The Cleveland Cavaliers took Kansas small forward Andrew Wiggins with the first overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft.
The draft has shaped up to be one of the most open ended in years because the presumed No. 1 overall pick, Kansas center Joel Embiid,...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Thursday was a banner day for UCLA basketball as the Bruins' Zach LaVine, Jordan Adams and Kyle Anderson were selected in the first round of the NBA draft.
A full story about the trio's draft experiences will be published Sunday, but here are some...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:35 PM
UCLA is playing its best basketball at the best possible time.
Fresh off winning the Pac-12 tournament, the Bruins handled Tulsa 76-59 in Friday night's second-round NCAA South Regional game.
For the surging Bruins (27-8), seeded No. 4, it was their...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Steve Alford has been coach at UCLA for one season, but already he has seen three Bruins players taken in the first round of the NBA draft.
The Minnesota Timberwolves selected Zach LaVine at No. 13, the Memphis Grizzlies chose Jordan Adams with the 22nd...
| May 14, 2014
| 7:06 PM
UCLA hasn't had the toughest nonconference men's basketball schedule in recent years, but that is changing.
The Bruins announced Wednesday they added a sixth brand name to their early 2014-15 schedule — perennial West Coast Conference power...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:26 PM
Once LeBron James announced, “I'm Coming Home,” to Cleveland last Friday, the free-agency floodgates opened, with the player moves coming fast and furious.
James was the Pied Piper, the one who set in motion so much change in the NBA that it...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Why is L.A. so upset with Mike D'Antoni and Lakers management? We all knew this was a patchwork team that had no chance of actually winning anything this year. Myopic Lakers fans should cheer D'Antoni for not bailing on this squad, and praise Pau Gasol...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Normally the NCAA tournament is a curiosity for Lakers fans. The team rarely drafts in the first round, making it difficult to guess whom it might take with the 48th pick (Ryan Kelly in 2013) or the 60th (Robert Sacre in 2012).
But this year, with the...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:10 PM
There was nothing like a little lip service to wake up UCLA's basketball team.
The Bruins appeared in a daze against USC in the first half Saturday night. It had the hangover look from their last effort, a loss to Oregon State.
So Steve Alford took...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 7:59 PM
SAN DIEGO — Guard Norman Powell was 6 years old when his uncle brought the tape.
There on the screen was UCLA's Tyus Edney dribbling through Missouri defenders, then tossing in the game-winning layup at the buzzer in the defining moment of the...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 7:05 PM
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Beasley Coliseum.
On the air: TV: Fox Sports1; Radio: 570.
Records: Bruins 23-7, 12-5, Cougars 9-20, 2-15.
Update: There is nothing for the Bruins to attain here with a victory, other than momentum for next week's Pac-12...