| 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 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...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 3:04 AM
A week before the February city election, Mayor Rahm Emanuel stood alongside Earvin "Magic" Johnson and his billionaire business partner to announce their $10 million donation for a summer jobs program in the city's toughest neighborhoods.
| Mar 11, 2015
| 12:16 PM
As the American Athletic Conference Tournament begins Thursday in Hartford, defending national champion UConn has a simple task. Win four games for the title and secure a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Otherwise, the Huskies figure to be the ninth...
| 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 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 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 7, 2015
| 7:01 PM
How many times in life do we get a chance to be there in person to witness history? To see a country being born, a movement being started, a new frontier being discovered?
Unfortunately, there weren't any fan-filled bleachers there when Neil Armstrong...
| 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...