| Mar 29, 2015
| 1:16 PM
ALBANY — As UConn was establishing itself as a power in the Big East, Jim Jabir was trying to simply establish Providence as a viable women's basketball program.
Jabir had coached at Marquette from 1990 to 1996, leading the team to two NCAA...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 12:25 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash announced his retirement Saturday after a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards.
After playing in just 65 games over the past three seasons due to injuries, the 41-year-old...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 5:39 PM
Former Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D’Antoni and his wife, Laurel, are on the move in Manhattan Beach, listing their home in the South Bay for sale at $9.8 million.
Set on a corner walk street, the three-story contemporary centers on wide...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:32 PM
For those of you who still think that Lakers fans don't want the team to tank: The only NBA arena where you'll hear "Beat L.A." is Staples Center.
First, Dwight Howard, then Carmelo Anthony, then Pau Gasol and now...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 11:22 PM
These are the days when this collection of Lakers is mostly about becoming record-breakers.
And not in a good way.
By dropping a 102-86 decision to the Portland Trail Blazers at the Moda Center on Wednesday night, the Lakers made history by losing a...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 8:21 PM
Former Lakers great Magic Johnson again harshly criticized Jim Buss, the team's executive vice president of basketball operations.
Johnson appeared Tuesday on ESPN's "First Take" and ripped Buss for way he has run the Lakers.
"When you're wrong, you'...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 2:31 PM
On Tuesday, Magic Johnson lashed out against Lakers owner/executive Jim Buss.
"[He's] trying to do it himself, trying to prove to everybody that this was the right decision, that 'my dad gave me the reins,' and he's not consulting anybody," Johnson said...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:05 PM
The applause swelled as fans at Staples Center rose to their feet Thursday, generously welcoming back Pau Gasol and the memories of better times, of moments such as the one shown on the video board of Gasol leaning on the NBA championship trophy after one...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 5:45 PM
Kobe Bryant will be sidelined about nine months after undergoing surgery Wednesday morning to repair a torn rotator cuff, the Lakers announced.
The surgery was performed by doctors Neal ElAttrache and Steve Lombardo of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic....
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:24 PM
Where is Steve Nash?
"I don't know," said Lakers President and Governor Jeanie Buss on ESPNLA 710 radio on Tuesday.
The answer, according to the Twitter feed and website for Argentinian soccer team Boca Juniors on Thursday, is Buenos Aires.
| Dec 26, 2014
| 4:23 PM
I know Byron Scott can't say it out loud, but the Lakers are a better team when Kobe is not playing. Their performance against Golden State was breathtakingly better than they have played all season. Blaming the rest of the team for just "standing around"...