| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:06 AM
Patrick Ewing is among Michael Jordan's most memorable players in the NBA. Unfortunately for Ewing, a former Orlando Magic coach, it's because Jordan dunked on him. Hard.
Jordan gave some insight on his basketball memories for an interview advancing the...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:46 AM
When will Kobe Bryant get back on the court?
While there's still no time frame, the Lakers All-Star continues to ramp up his activity as he works his way back from an Achilles' tendon injury.
Before Friday's exhibition game in Shanghai against the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Mike Ditka wants me to get a flu shot.
I learned this while sitting in traffic the other day. A CTA bus glided up alongside my car, its long banner billboard filling the passenger-side window. Its message: "Don't let the flu beat you. Get a flu shot."...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose said that something good came out of his knee injury.
"I think I'm way more explosive now," Rose told reporters after Wednesday's exhibition against Detroit. "Like getting to the rim. I think I can take contact a...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:14 PM
Kobe Bryant has the explosion back in his legs — at least digitally.
On Thursday, Visual Concepts released a trailer for its upcoming video game "NBA 2K14."
The strikingly realistic graphics show Bryant throwing down a one-handed slam-dunk...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:53 PM
One of Don Baylor’s biggest challenges as the Angels’ new hitting coach will be to help Josh Hamilton regain the swing that made him the American League’s most valuable player in 2010 but deserted him for the first four months of 2013....
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Just because Robert Pera has made millions of dollars and acquired ownership of the Memphis Grizzlies by his mid-30s doesn't mean he always uses great judgment.
According to Yahoo! Sports, Pera has challenged Michael Jordan to a game of one-on-one, with...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:08 AM
The Lakers' preseason got underway with a win and a loss.
Newcomer Xavier Henry made a strong first impression in a 104-95 win over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday.
The following night, the Lakers lost 97-88 to the Denver Nuggets, losing...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 4:23 PM
It is difficult to even comprehend having to write these next few sentences. Lehigh graduate C.J. McCollum (at left) broke the fifth metatarsal in his left foot for a second time in less than a year. This time, the Portland......
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Jason Maxiell will change his look at some point in the next few weeks.
Because he underwent surgery late last season to repair a detached retina, Maxiell has worn protective eyewear during Magic practices.
Maxiell has worn a relatively fashionable...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:01 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first eight of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings and Utah Jazz but not as good...