| May 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The Lakers were well-represented on Friday at a BDA Sports workout in Santa Monica.
Featuring potential lottery prospects Aaron Gordon (Arizona) and Zach LaVine (UCLA), General Manager Mitch Kupchak and owner-executive Jim Buss were on hand to scout two...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson will miss his fourth consecutive game when the Orlando Magic host the Portland Trail Blazers tonight at Amway Center, coach Jacque Vaughn said after the Magic completed their shootaround this morning.
| May 29, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer has won a frenetic bidding war for ownership of the Los Angeles Clippers, with a $2-billion offer that would set a record price for an NBA team.
Ballmer bid higher than competitors that included Los...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:15 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced their 2014-15 preseason schedule.
The team will play eight games starting Oct. 6 at Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, against the Denver Nuggets.
Kobe Bryant should long be ready to play by October after missing...
| May 14, 2014
| 9:35 PM
Ray Allen's three-point shot with 32 seconds left highlighted a huge Miami rally, and the Heat advanced to the Eastern Conference finals by topping the Brooklyn Nets, 96-94, on Wednesday night at Miami.
The Heat won the series, 4-1, and will face either...
| May 30, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Orlando Magic could have as much as $22.7 million in available salary cap space to use this summer in free agency.
But you shouldn’t expect the Magic to make a major free-agent splash.
After wading into the “kiddie pool” last...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:50 PM
NEW YORK — The 2014 NBA Draft Lottery could have solved the Orlando Magic's overwhelming personnel problem.
The franchise needs a cornerstone player.
What's far less clear is how the Magic can acquire a player of that caliber....
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:10 PM
The Lakers have long odds to win the 2014-15 NBA title, according to gambling site Bovada.
The team has no coach, an aging star in Kobe Bryant and few players under contract -- all contributing to 40-1 odds from Bovada.
The Lakers are tied with the...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:26 PM
A look at how San Antonio and Oklahoma City match up in the Western Conference finals.
1. San Antonio
62-20 (Home: 32-9; Road: 30-11)
2. Oklahoma City
59-23 (Home: 34-7; Road: 25-16)
Season series: Oklahoma City, 4-0.
Key stat: In the four...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Pick a champion, any champion.
You could make a case for any of the eight playoff teams to win the wonderfully wild Western Conference.
San Antonio has the best record in the NBA and features more precise movement than Cirque du Soleil.
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Pau Gasol continued to feel symptoms of vertigo during Tuesday's 124-112 loss to the Portland Trailblazers.
"I wasn't confident out there, I wasn't assertive," said Gasol, who finished with nine points on four-for-nine shooting. "I didn't feel confident...