| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In a move that will lighten the Miami Heat’s payroll and luxury tax bill, the team shipped seldom-used center Joel Anthony to the Boston Celtics in a three-team trade Wednesday.
The Heat received guard Toney Douglas from the Golden State...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Magic Johnson has never been reluctant to give his opinion on how the Lakers are playing, and Wednesday he said the problems on the court can be traced to the owner’s office.
Johnson, whose Hall of Fame playing career included five NBA titles in...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:26 AM
Gregg Popovich has become just the third person ever to be named the NBA coach of the year three times.
Popovich, who coached the San Antonio Spurs to a league-best 62-20 record, joins Don Nelson and Pat Riley in that elite group.
He also won the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Alonzo Mourning, quien ayudó al Heat de Miami a ganar el primer campeonato de la franquicia en 2006, fue elevado esta semana al Salón de la Fama del baloncesto.
Mourning, actual ejecutivo del Heat, jugó durante 15 temporadas en la NBA y figura como el...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 5:51 AM
Eleven NBA championships isn't enough for Phil Jackson. Apparently he wants an even dozen now.
After leading the Chicago Bulls to six NBA crowns and the Los Angeles Lakers to five, Jackson is "ready to go back to work," according to ESPN.com.
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Lakers' ownership announces they've signed Kobe to a max contract without knowing the status of his health, Phil announces he's signing with the Knicks, and Webster's dictionary announces they're putting a picture of Jim next to the word "Blunderbuss."...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 9:31 PM
Mike Miller was a luxury that the Miami Heat decided they could no longer afford.
Miller was designated Tuesday as the team's amnesty player, a move that may save the Heat more than $30 million in luxury tax payments over the next two years and comes...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Armed with massive cap room, the Lakers will go shopping in 2014.
The franchise would love to lure LeBron James from Miami -- but after his second straight title, and given the craftiness of Heat President Pat Riley, it may prove a futile hope....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:43 PM
Last year Heat coach Erik Spoelstra had no problem discussing what he termed the team's "maintenance program."
This year, it's a bit different.
Spoelstra said he had no plans to rest players the second half of the season because it's too early to even...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 8:53 PM
At Jerry Buss' memorial service Feb. 21, more than a dozen speakers honored the longtime Lakers owner, who died Feb. 18 at age 80 after a battle with cancer. Below are some of the highlights from the service, which included speeches by some current and...
| Mar 3, 2013
Lakers 4, Philadelphia 76ers 2
An old dog, a new trickster and birth of 'Showtime'
"Showtime" began as 20-year-old rookie Magic Johnson inspired this talented team to first in the Pacific Division. After four close games in the...