| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:58 PM
In one of the more bizarre developments in recent NBA history, Jason Kidd lost 21 of his first 31 games as a rookie coach with the Brooklyn Nets, rallied his team to make the Eastern Conference finals ... and is now reportedly headed to the Milwaukee...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The Milwaukee Bucks made their hiring of Jason Kidd as coach official on Tuesday after finalizing a deal with the Brooklyn Nets.
The Nets received a second-round draft pick in 2015 and 2019 as compensation for Kidd, who spent one season as their coach...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 10:04 PM
The billionaire suitors came one after another, pulling up to the beachfront mansion just steps up the coast from the exclusive Malibu Colony. A lucky few had been asked to meet with Shelly Sterling — the Clippers were for sale.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Former New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson has reached an agreement to become an assistant coach for the Clippers, The Times has confirmed.
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, who is also president of basketball operations, also has interest in hiring former...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The Lakers hoped to land a top-three pick in the NBA draft lottery last month. Instead, the team dropped from the sixth to seventh when the lottery order was announced.
Do the Lakers have any means to climb in the draft? If so, to what end?
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Carlos Boozer has been waived via the NBA's one-time amnesty provision.
Boozer will still earn the final $16.8 million on his contract for the coming season, but he'll be removed from Chicago's salary-cap and tax calculations -- which would enable the...
| Jun 12, 2014
Bill Berg was a popular afternoon-drive talk show host on WGN-AM radio in the 1970s who also filled in on Cubs and Bears broadcasts.
"He had a good feel for people because he was a decent human being and he let people talk," said Dave Baum, a former...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:33 PM
The Lakers will hold two pre-draft workout sessions Wednesday, auditioning some of the prospects expected to be lottery picks in the June 26 NBA draft.
While the list is subject to change, the morning session is scheduled to include Indiana's Noah...
| Jun 8, 2014
Steve Ballmer's reported $2 billion bid for the Los Angeles Clippers shows us sports team valuations are like the pricey palaces some of these pro franchises call home.
The roof moves, sliding back and forth as conditions warrant.
If the Clippers, whose...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Larry Drew took the high road Thursday following his unceremonious replacement two days earlier as coach of the Milwaukee Bucks.
When Jason Kidd's apparent power play in Brooklyn failed, the Bucks swapped two second-round draft picks to acquire the...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:34 AM
If they had an Oscar for best performance in a movie by an active pro athlete, the Academy Award in 1980 would have gone to Los Angeles Lakers star Karrem Abdul-Jabbar for his role in Airplane!
I know what you're thinking. Surely, I can't be serious?...