| Dec 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
No LeBron James. No Al Horford.
Late decisions by Cleveland and Atlanta to hold out the two stars could have led to a letdown, but Paul Millsap made sure the Hawks were tough down the stretch.
Millsap scored 26 points and took over for Atlanta in...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 10:35 AM
The Clippers have had practices for two of the last three days after going nearly a month-long stretch without practicing while playing at least every other day.
"These practices are too much," Clippers' center DeAndre Jordan joked before Sunday's...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Despite their 1-9 record, the Lakers are perfect against the Eastern Conference, their lone win against the Charlotte Hornets.
On Tuesday night, the Lakers will start a three-game road trip, opening up in Atlanta against the Hawks (5-4).
Nick Young is...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 9:18 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — L.A. Clippers coach Doc Rivers brought up Nik Vucevic's situation while raving about the Magic center.
"Vucevic is an All-Star. He's a terrific player," Rivers said. "He's probably the best player in the league nobody knows. I...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 7:54 PM
The Lakers won't be sweeping confetti from their hair next June. Figueroa will be bereft of purple and gold.
That over-30 wins wager you made last month? Doesn't look so solid right now.
These are sad times for Lakers fans who, at the risk of sounding...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Those "three to four years" Jim Buss gave himself to straighten out the Lakers are shaping up as a timeline to nowhere, except maybe basketball oblivion.
A month into the season, the Lakers are 3-13 and can't even mark time properly.
They lost an...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:18 PM
TORONTO — Earlier this week, Kobe Bryant called Pelicans star Anthony Davis "an athletic Pau Gasol."
Gasol took the comment as a compliment to both players.
"There's no question he's more athletic than me, than I've ever been," Gasol said....
| Nov 17, 2014
| 12:52 PM
The Lakers did defeat the Charlotte Hornets for one victory this season, but Week 3 was a winless catastrophe.
The team is now 1-9, heading into Week 4's three-game road trip to the Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks. They also host the...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:19 PM
ATLANTA -- Kyle Korver got hot, while Carmelo Anthony disappeared, as the Atlanta Hawks rallied to a 103-96 victory over the New York Knicks on Saturday night at Philips Arena.
Korver, the Hawks' sharp-shooting guard, hit six three-pointers, including...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 7:19 PM
Paul Millsap scored 19 points and Dennis Schroder scored 12 of his career-high 14 in the fourth quarter as the Atlanta Hawks handed the Knicks their fifth straight loss, 91-85 at Madison Square Garden on Monday night.
Kyle Korver added 17 points and...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Damian Lillard had 27 points and a season-high nine assists as the Portland Trail Blazers used a big first half to rout the host Denver Nuggets, 130-113, on Wednesday night.
The Trail Blazers scored 84 points in the first half, one basket away from...