| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:55 PM
Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool."
After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 11:07 PM
The floor-spacing, three-point-shooting Atlanta Hawks tend to serve as a referendum on whether their opponent has a capable defense.
For the second time in 13 days, it was a resounding nay for the Clippers.
The Clippers struggled to stop the Hawks...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Josh Smith immediately paid dividends for the Houston Rockets, while the Memphis Grizzlies remained spiraling on their longest losing streak of the season.
Smith, who signed earlier in the day, scored 21 points and grabbed eight rebounds Friday night as...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Before his team's 11th win in 12 games, Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer joked that Derrick Rose has looked so good that the Bulls should rest him on Monday. Instead, Rose playing may have helped the Hawks. Rose finished 6-for-21 with eight...
| 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 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 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...