| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:31 PM
The Dallas Mavericks acquired forward Greg Smith from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for the rights to Tadija Dragicevic.
Smith (6-foot-10, 250 pounds) is a three-year veteran and holds averages of 3.5 points, 2.5 rebounds and 14.4 minutes in 89 career...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Even as a report suggested that Carmelo Anthony would return to the New York Knicks instead of joining the Lakers, Kobe Bryant firmly supported his team’s bid to snag a superstar in free agency.
“Look, they’re going for it,”...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:54 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- NBA center Greg Oden is now facing felony battery charges following a recent arrest for allegedly punching his former girlfriend.
Prosecutors in Marion County, Indiana Superior Court added a Felony 5 charge of battery resulting in...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:28 PM
The NBA’s announcement Tuesday that the Clippers were sold to former Microsoft billionaire Steve Ballmer ends Donald Sterling’s 33 years as the team’s owner. Assuming no legal challenge reverses the sale, it brings to a close one of...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:59 PM
The Houston Rockets signed former Virginia forward Akil Mitchell, who made the ACC’s all-defensive team as a senior and sparked the Cavaliers to the conference regular-season and tournament titles.
He played for the Rockets in the Orlando...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 6:09 PM
The Clippers and free-agent center Spencer Hawes on Friday agreed to a four-year, $23-million deal, NBA executives confirmed.
The excecutives spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the matter publicly.
| Oct 6, 2014
| 10:17 AM
The National Basketball Assn. has renewed its contracts with ESPN and Turner Broadcasting for nine years, the networks said on Monday.
Financial terms of the deals were not disclosed, but a person familiar with the contracts said the NBA will receive...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 4:44 PM
The Clippers and free-agent point guard Jordan Farmar agreed in principle to a deal on Sunday, according to NBA executives who were not authorized to speak publicly about the matter.
Farmar agreed to take the Clippers’ bi-annual exception of two...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:32 PM
They were four words that conveyed the sentiment of a franchise yearning for a new beginning.
"Thank You!" Clippers center DeAndre Jordan tweeted. "And welcome …"
The message was presumably intended for Steve Ballmer, who became the owner of...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers pounded the table with his hand, as irritated at himself and his coaching staff as any of the players who were making mistake after mistake on the game footage that played before him.
Rivers wanted to know why his Clippers...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
While Beyoncé, Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus and other pop music stars are wondering whether they'll walk away with honors from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, another contender looking to emerge a winner isn't a person at all: the Forum in Inglewood....