| Mar 6, 2015
| 7:37 PM
The Lakers gave the Grizzlies a scare in Memphis on Friday night, but the home team picked up the win, 97-90, by outscoring the visitors, 30-19, in the fourth quarter.
Rookie point guard Jordan Clarkson scored a career-high 25 points to go along with...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 1:19 PM
The Lakers (16-42) finished Week 18 with a loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder (33-27), after wins over the Utah Jazz (23-35) and Milwaukee Bucks (32-27).
They'll play four games in Week 19, visiting the Charlotte Hornets (24-33), Miami Heat (26-33) and...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 4:35 PM
They're known as "Grit and Grind," and that's just the way the Memphis Grizzlies like it.
They aren't flashy like Golden State's "Splash Brothers" or the Clippers' "Lob City" or Cleveland's "King James."
The Grizzlies' style of play isn't...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 1:49 PM
The Lakers (16-44) hope to avoid a four-game losing streak as they visit the Memphis Grizzlies (43-17) on Friday night.
The Grizzlies have serious championship aspirations this season and are arguably the best defensive team in the league.
| Mar 2, 2015
| 9:10 PM
The challenge for the Lakers on this week's three-game trip is to at least hold their own on the backboards.
Generally, the Lakers are a good rebounding team.
But after they gave up 16 offensive rebounds to Oklahoma City on Sunday, Coach Byron Scott...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 11:10 PM
The scowl that Chris Paul wears like part of his uniform vanished as he walked off the court Friday night.
The Clippers point guard exchanged quickie hugs with counterparts from the Memphis Grizzlies before pausing to smile for a photo with a...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 6:56 PM
The Chicago Bulls can breathe a little easier. They expect Derrick Rose to return this season from his latest knee surgery.
General manager Gar Forman said the star point guard will miss 4-6 weeks after the operation Friday to fix a medial meniscus tear...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 7:25 PM
The Clippers didn't have to wait long for a do-over.
Only four days after suffering an excruciating loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, Chris Paul and the Clippers can put the disappointment behind them Friday at FedEx Forum in the quickie rematch.
| Feb 15, 2015
| 8:25 PM
Russell Westbrook almost made history Sunday, scoring the second-most points in All-Star game history as the Western Conference held off the East, 163-158.
Westbrook had 41 points, one fewer than Wilt Chamberlain scored in 1962, and was an easy choice...
| Feb 15, 2015
| 10:10 PM
Advantage: Older brother.
The Gasol vs. Gasol story line ended in slight favor of Pau, who had 10 points and 12 rebounds while Marc had six points and 10 rebounds Sunday.
They were the first brothers to start an NBA All-Star game; Sunday's...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 8:00 AM
The Clippers have won four games in a row playing without All-Star power forward Blake Griffin, who had surgery Feb. 9 to remove a staph infection from his right elbow.
They host the Memphis Grizzlies at 7:30 p.m. on Monday at Staples Center.