| Apr 22, 2015
| 3:11 PM
Lakers fans will not be surprised by this news: Bulls forward Pau Gasol is the winner of the 2014-15 Magic Johnson Award, which is given annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Assn. to the player who excels on the court and in showing dignity...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 4:26 PM
The ownership transition from Donald Sterling to Steve Ballmer has come with some noticeable improvements for the Clippers.
"We've had no controversy," Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said Friday, laughing. "It's been a controversy-free year for the most part...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 12:30 PM
Bulls forward Pau Gasol won the 2014-15 Magic Johnson Award, which is presented annually by the Professional Basketball Writers Association to honor the NBA player who “best combines excellence on the basketball court with cooperation and dignity in...
| Apr 19, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Disappointment found Chris Paul long before those early NBA playoff exits.
He was so worked up in his first game as a varsity high school point guard after two years on the junior varsity that he cried after his team lost its opener.
"I've had guys...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 4:45 PM
I found Bill Shaikin's brief piece on Magic Johnson's company-line take on the cable television squabble to be interesting. As one who does not subscribe to Time Warner Cable, I was encouraged by his telling us that there are meetings in progress and work...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 9:05 AM
Jackie Robinson Day was celebrated even in space this year.
While Rachel Robinson, the player's 92-year-old widow, and Commissioner Rob Manfred honored Major League Baseball's first black player in a ceremony at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night in...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 10:30 PM
Dodgers co-owner Magic Johnson said Wednesday he does not believe the team's virtual disappearance from local television has damaged its standing in the community.
When Johnson and his partners bought the Dodgers in 2012, the Lakers legend talked of...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 11:09 PM
The Lakers tried to chase history a few short years ago, acquiring Dwight Howard and Steve Nash to pair with Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol, all in the name of winning a 17th NBA championship and catching the hated Boston Celtics.
They made history of a...
| Apr 11, 2015
| 7:51 PM
The most compelling award in the NBA has always been for most valuable player, and that's no less true this season.
It really is a two-man race between Golden State's Stephen Curry and Houston's James Harden for the MVP hardware and it really is...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 6:43 PM
I just can't see how San Diego starting pitcher Andrew Cashner didn't pitch around Adrian Gonzalez instead of allowing him a third straight home run in three at-bats. I just can't see it. Thanks, Time Warner Cable.
| Mar 31, 2015
| 12:36 PM
The Lakers got a tremendous performance from rookie guard Jordan Clarkson on Monday night in Philadelphia, but a relatively high volume of fans were left devastated by the Lakers' 113-111 win over the 76ers.
The cause of consternation? The Lakers...