| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In Jeanie Buss' updated memoir "Laker Girl," written with former Times sportswriter Steve Springer and published by Triumph Books, she writes about the firing of Lakers Coach Mike Brown last November.
In this excerpt Buss, head of the team's business...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 5:01 PM
With news that Andrew Bynum has been suspended and excused from all team activities by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Bynum's former mentor Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sounded off on the ex-Lakers center.
Abdul-Jabbar gave his thoughts Sunday via his Facebook...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Lakers owners/executives Jim and Jeanie Buss have different views on the exit of Dwight Howard.
"He was never really a Laker," Jim said to Ric Bucher of The Hollywood Reporter. "He was just passing through."
"It's disappointing that Dwight isn't here,...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 9:51 PM
Could the Miami Heat's Big Three become the Big Four?
The Heat are looking into creating a scenario in which they could retain potential free agents-to-be LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh and add Carmelo Anthony this summer, ESPN reported...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 11:06 PM
In an interview with The Times on Tuesday evening, Kobe Bryant acknowledged that he's disappointed that he will have to miss at least an additional three weeks because of pain and swelling in his left knee.
"[I'm] down about it," Bryant said following...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:29 PM
Former Lakers Coach Phil Jackson is renowned for his NBA success — but did you know that he’s a former hockey player and still a hockey fan?
Jeff Moeller of the Kings’ public relations staff did a nice piece on Jackson’s hockey...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Amid widespread conjecture about the future of Carmelo Anthony and the possibility of the New York Knicks forward winding up as a teammate of LeBron James, an Eastern Conference executive told the South Florida Sun Sentinel that he would not be...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:52 AM
New York Knicks President Phil Jackson joked that he will have new coach Derek Fisher wear all five of his NBA championship rings the first time Fisher talks to Carmelo Anthony.
Indeed, Anthony’s ability to opt out of his contract and become an...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas.
Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set!
Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Another week, another Bulls mailbag. At least the questions have shifted these days from Derrick Rose’s rehab to Carmelo Anthony’s future -- mostly.
If I ask you for a percentage, what would it be for Carmelo Anthony or Kevin Love to play in...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 11:22 AM
All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony will exercise the opt-out clause in his New York Knicks contract and become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, a league source confirmed Sunday.
Multiple outlets also reported the expected development.