| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:20 PM
ORLANDO — Pau Gasol is often considered the quiet star of the Lakers, the one who doesn't use death stares or bared teeth to show his emotion.
Not on Friday.
Gasol tore into the Lakers after a meek 114-105 loss to the woeful Orlando Magic,...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:35 AM
The coach who made "position-less" a Miami mantra is talking about positions.
The franchise that rode small ball to consecutive NBA championship is thinking big.
The team known for reinventing itself even in the best of times appears to again be...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The top-rated programs on both ABC and CBS were in repeats, but Fox's "American Idol" dominated the competition on Wednesday -- more than doubling up the nightly demo averages of any other network.
According to preliminary national estimates from...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:49 PM
MIAMI AT CLIPPERS
When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The Clippers hope this isn't the last time they see the Heat this season.
Another meeting could take place only in the Finals, foreign territory to the Clippers but somewhere Miami has been...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 8:58 PM
The Lakers have moved closer to starting their rebuilding process, engaging in trade discussions with the Phoenix Suns for veteran forward Pau Gasol, according to a person familiar with the situation.
The Lakers are hoping to shed Gasol's salary and...
| 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 4, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Tracy McGrady is trading in the hardwood for the baseball diamond.
McGrady, 34, announced his retirement from the NBA in August, but the seven-time All-Star is trying to keep his athletic career alive as a pitcher with the Sugar Land (Texas) Skeeters of...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:01 PM
The Sports Xchange
By Tim Povtak, The Sports Xchange
Oladipo sparks Magic against Pistons
ORLANDO, Fla. -- A little more time on the bench worked wonders for rookie guard Victor Oladipo.
Oladipo responded to his move Wednesday from starter to...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:54 PM
The Lakers were in town.
Did ya hear?
They were a rumor.
The Lakers usually enter your city with trumpets blaring, walking a red carpet, under a search light, basketball rock stars.
Friday night they came in to play the...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:56 PM
NEW YORK — Kobe Bryant wasn't smiling when an angry Pau Gasol went wild in the Lakers' locker room a few nights ago. Nobody was.
But Bryant revealed Sunday that he supported Gasol's post-game rant after the Lakers lost to the woeful Orlando...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:15 PM
BOSTON — The first video tribute arrived at 6:59 p.m. Sunday, with 2:25 remaining in the first quarter of a regular-season game that would be anything but regular. With Kevin Garnett, yelping, screaming, spraying chalk, doing push-ups on his...