| Jun 12, 2014
| 1:26 PM
The Lakers will open summer league play in Las Vegas on July 11, the NBA announced on Thursday.
Battling the Toronto Raptors at the Cox Pavilion at the University of Nevada Las Vegas, the Lakers will presumably field a team starring the seventh pick...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 2:45 PM
WINTER PARK — Doc Rivers' cellphone was buzzing every time he put it down, dogs were barking like it was a pet kennel, and one of his grown children squealed upstairs.
"That's got to be Spencer," said the Los Angeles Clippers coach, chuckling....
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Cari Grieb, a professor of sports law at the John Marshall Law School in Chicago, said Clippers owner Donald Sterling has no recourse to fight the lifetime ban issued by the NBA on Tuesday because of language that exists in his franchise agreement with...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The moment that National Basketball Assn. Commissioner Adam Silver said he would ask the league to eject Donald Sterling as a team owner, he handed Sterling the opportunity to cause the league a tremendous amount of pain and suffering.
Make that more...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:31 PM
CHICAGO — A familiar figure sat along the sidelines as the 2014 NBA Draft Combine wrapped up Friday.
Former Orlando Magic coach Stan Van Gundy — the Detroit Pistons' new president of basketball operations and coach — watched the on-...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Lakers governor Jeanie Buss joined the growing number of NBA owners who agreed with NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's lifetime ban of Clippers owner Donald Sterling.
"In my statement [Monday], I said I had full confidence in Adam Silver and how he and...
| May 6, 2014
| 10:42 PM
The NBA swept aside the longtime lieutenant of Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Tuesday, beginning the process of taking over the team and moving a step closer to ousting Sterling himself.
Andy Roeser, the team's president, will take an indefinite...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 10:09 PM
Taking actions with little precedent in American professional sports history, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling from the basketball league for life and said he would push hard to get other NBA owners...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — The 2014 NBA Draft Lottery could have solved the Orlando Magic's overwhelming personnel problem.
The franchise needs a cornerstone player.
What's far less clear is how the Magic can acquire a player of that caliber....
| May 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
On Tuesday, Byron Scott interviewed with the Lakers for the team's open head coaching position.
"To say the least, I thought it was a perfect fit," Scott said Thursday on ESPN LA radio to Max Kellerman and Marcellus Wiley.
Scott said he met with...
| May 24, 2014
| 9:26 AM