| 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...
| 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 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...
| 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 8, 2014
| 3:31 PM
He probably won’t shed tears this time, but for Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, it’ll still be good for him to face his former Boston Celtics team again Wednesday night at Staples Center.
When the Clippers played at Boston on Dec. 11, the Celtics...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 8:58 AM
On a night when the NBA had All-Star point guard Rajon Rondo back on the court after a year's absence, it was Kevin Durant scoring a career-high 54 points, some stellar Western Conference showdowns and the Lakers stealing the spotlight on Friday night....
| 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.
| 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 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 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,...
| 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.