| Mar 18, 2014
| 12:05 PM
Should the Lakers have hired Phil Jackson to coach the team instead of Mike D'Antoni in 2012? Will the team fire D'Antoni for Jackson? Why won't owner/executive Jim Buss hire Jackson to run the team's basketball operations?
Finally those questions...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Kobe Bryant forgot to mention someone of note in his rant about the Lakers’ future.
Thanks to Bryant’s payroll-devouring $48.5-million contract over the next two seasons, the Lakers will have little financial wiggle room to...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Kobe Bryant is done for the season, but he's already eyeballing next year with high expectations.
"It's my job to go out there on the court and perform. No excuses for it. You have to get it done," Bryant said in a news conference on Wednesday, after...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:24 PM
It was the trade deadline that was nearly D.O.A.
Besides the last-minute deal that sent Evan Turner from Philadelphia to Indiana, it was mostly a day of high-profile inactivity. There have been minute-long slug races that produced more movement.
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:20 PM
The Lakers overcame an 11-point third quarter deficit with a dominant fourth quarter to sweep the season series against the Boston Celtics with a 101-92 victory on Friday night at Staples Center.
Newcomers Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks sparked the...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 3:10 PM
BOSTON — The Orlando Magic aren't concerned that the soreness in Jameer Nelson's left knee is due to a significant injury, even though Nelson remained in Central Florida during the team's current road trip to Boston and Indianapolis.
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
One of the most emotional plays of the Orlando Magic's season produced an emotional response from Tobias Harris.
It occurred Sunday night. The Boston Celtics, trailing by two points with 10.1 seconds left to play, inbounded the ball to Rajon Rondo,...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 8:27 PM
After their losing streak reached 10 games, Orlando Magic players and coaches realized something fundamental needed to change. Not X's-and-O's, but something intangible.
Players and coaches talked together when they gathered for practice Saturday....
| Jan 19, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Sunday's game between the Orlando Magic and the Boston Celtics was the first time the teams had played each other since they faced off on Nov. 8 and Nov. 11.
So Celtics coach Brad Stevens was in a good position to evaluate the growth of the Magic's...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 3:35 PM
TORONTO — Rookie forward Ryan Kelly will start for the Lakers on Sunday, taking the place of Jordan Hill, against the Toronto Raptors.
Kelly scored a career-high 20 points Friday in the Lakers' 107-104 victory over Boston. He made four of six...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 1:25 PM
The Orlando Magic need a win badly.
A loss Sunday night to the Boston Celtics at Amway Center would extend the Magic's losing streak to 11 games, which would become the team's second-longest losing streak since the beginning of last season.