| Oct 14, 2014
| 12:13 PM
At Tuesday's shootaround, there was much talk about young players fitting in, and it had guard Dwyane Wade thinking back to his rookie season.
Wade said it took him about a month before getting comfortable as a scorer. He often deferred to...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 4:53 PM
If players voted, Bulls forward Taj Gibson already would have one first-place nod for this season's Sixth Man of the Year award.
"To win big, sacrifices must be made, and I think Taj is a proven winner and someone who will sacrifice for this team,"...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Eighteen years into an illustrious NBA career and Kobe Bryant remains as driven as ever.
Bryant says it is his love for the game of basketball that drives him more than anything else, never mentioning Tuesday the need to prove his doubters wrong about...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: What if Pat Riley had worked behind the scenes to orchestrate a trade involving something like Deng, Josh McRoberts and Chalmers for Kevin Love? -- Jason, Miami Lakes.
A: OK, hopefully for the final time this offseason, let me again explain:...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Khloe Kardashian has revealed that she knew her soon-to-be-ex-husband Lamar Odom was cheating on her.
So what did the Kardashian know and when did she know it? The emotional revelation comes in a clip from this Sunday's episode of her reality series,...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:31 PM
The Dallas Mavericks acquired forward Greg Smith from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for the rights to Tadija Dragicevic.
Smith (6-foot-10, 250 pounds) is a three-year veteran and holds averages of 3.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 14.4 minutes in 89 career...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Gary Vitti's workspace at the Lakers' training facility is surrounded by a life-size skeleton, detailed charts of the human muscular system and books about tendons and ligaments. Lots of books.
The medical library came in handy this season as the Lakers...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:45 PM
There were plenty of items to pluck from Mitch Kupchak’s 41-minute meeting with reporters Friday, first and foremost the lack of a timetable for a decision on Coach Mike D’Antoni’s future.
“Mike is under contract for two more...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 3:40 PM
To understand the impact and influence Tyrone Green had on Joakim Noah, just go back to Noah's 2007 draft night.
Wearing seersucker, a bow tie and an exuberant smile, Noah, minutes after he shook then-Commissioner David Stern's hand and walked offstage,...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:43 PM
It was one of the Lakers' few sunshine moments this season, a historically bizarre victory in Cleveland when backup center Robert Sacre was allowed to keep playing despite picking up a sixth foul.
The serenity, though, was short-lived.
As Lakers Coach...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 7:53 PM
A where-are-they-now rundown of top players from the Lakers' last championship era makes one feel for the purple and gulp.
Kobe Bryant is busy rehabbing a bothersome left knee whenever he's not busy ripping the direction of his franchise.