| May 28, 2015
| 4:11 PM
Kobe Bryant took in part of the Lakers' draft workout Thursday, watching six prospects the team might consider with the 27th and 34th picks in the June 25 NBA draft.
Bryant said he felt good, working his way back from a shoulder injury. He spent time...
| May 20, 2015
| 1:57 PM
With the Lakers winning the second overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft, Jordan Hill's time with the team could be nearing an end.
The team has an option on Hill's contract next year with the decision due before July. The Lakers can either pay him $9...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 5:20 AM
SAN FRANCISCO Even though the Warriors pregame show goes live at 5 p.m. in a few minutes, Jim Barnett is nowhere close to ready. He's in the green room fiddling with his notes and wiping his hands after a greasy preshow snack.
A producer pops his head in...
| May 23, 2015
| 12:03 PM
"With the 10th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, the Miami Heat . . . "
Adam Silver might not even get that deep into the conversation on June 25 at Barclays Center.
Not with Preemptive Pat involved in the process.
While Tuesday's lottery was about...
| May 22, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Celebrities — they're just like us. Or so the gossip magazines say.
I'll attest to this much: The rich and famous can have as hard a time protecting their money as everyone else. Just ask Kevin Bacon, erstwhile client of Ponzi-scheme con artist...
| May 21, 2015
| 9:02 AM
The sobering reality of a season gone sour continued Thursday for the Miami Heat, when they went without an All-NBA selection for the first time since 2008.
Not only did no Heat player make any of the three All-NBA teams, but only guard Dwyane Wade...
| May 19, 2015
| 8:09 PM
Doc Rivers eyed the reporters lobbing questions about his need to improve the Clippers and issued a challenge.
"If anybody has any ways of doing it," the coach and president of basketball operations said Monday at his team's practice facility, "I'd love...
| May 20, 2015
| 12:14 PM
The Lakers won the second overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft in Tuesday's lottery, behind the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Since 2000, a number of elite players were selected second -- along with many who never lived up to their potential.
| May 15, 2015
| 2:40 PM
The Lakers will host the Utah Jazz on Oct. 4 and 6 at the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu to open their 2015-16 preseason schedule.
The team will also play Israeli team Maccabi Haifa on Oct. 11 in one of two games at Staples Center. The second will be...
| May 13, 2015
| 5:31 AM
A rebuilding scenario should offer a perfect springboard for Magic small forward Maurice Harkless’ game to grow.
But Mo has had little to show for his three seasons in the NBA.
Harkless bottomed out in 2014-15, receiving less playing time than...
| May 10, 2015
| 8:46 PM