| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Kevin Durant is a career 88% free-throw shooter. He led the league last year, making 90% of his shots, and was seventh this season at 87%.
But with the game on the line Tuesday night, Durant missed a foul shot and the Oklahoma City Thunder went on to...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Adriana Lima and Marko Jaric are ending their marriage of nearly five years, according to reports out Friday.
"We are grateful to be the parents of two incredible young daughters that we will continue to co-parent," the Victoria's Secret model and...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 10:40 PM
Mike Conley scored 21 points, Zach Randolph had 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies held the Indiana Pacers to their lowest output of the season Saturday night in an 82-71 victory at Memphis, Tenn.
Mike Miller scored 13 points as...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 11:06 PM
In an interview with The Times on Tuesday evening, Kobe Bryant acknowledged that he's disappointed that he will have to miss at least an additional three weeks because of pain and swelling in his left knee.
"[I'm] down about it," Bryant said following...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The Lakers held one of their final practices of the season in El Segundo, preparing for their last two regular season games at Staples Center (Golden State Warriors on Friday and Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday).
"I think guys just want to finish the season...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Wesley Johnson swears he's OK. He laughs when told he survived the NBA equivalent of back-to-back car accidents.
The slender Johnson just ended a two-day trek through burly land, guarding brawny Pacers power forward David West on Tuesday and the...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 5:22 AM
La figura y aportación del alero LeBron James volvió a ser decisiva en la victoria con suspense del Heat de Miami que volvieron al camino del triunfo, mientras que los Spurs de San Antonio no lo abandonaron a llegar al decimocuarto consecutivo en la...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:05 PM
It's the time of the year when Doc Rivers assigns his advance scouts to home in on whomever his team will play in the first round of the playoffs.
This season, that might require the scouts splitting into six parts, so varied are the Clippers' playoff...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Another former Laker has gotten an NBA job.
Sasha Vujacic, 29, winner of two championships with the Lakers, signed a 10-day contract with the Clippers on Monday.
Originally taken with the 27th overall pick in the 2004 NBA draft by the Lakers,...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Help has arrived for the Lakers, albeit a bit too late.
Point guards Steve Nash, Steve Blake and Jordan Farmar could all be available on Tuesday night when the Lakers (16-31) visit the Minnesota Timberwolves (23-24).
"I think they're all ready to go,"...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 7:38 PM
The Lakers could get back three point guards in the coming week as Steve Nash (back), Steve Blake (elbow) and Jordan Farmar (hamstring) are getting closer to returning.
The Lakers (16-31) have started six players at point guard, including Kobe Bryant...