| Jan 31, 2015
| 4:05 PM
The Atlanta Hawks keep finding new ways to extend the longest winning streak in franchise history. This time, Kent Bazemore was the surprise star off the bench.
Atlanta overcame 37 points by Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge to win its 18th straight game...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:30 PM
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Martin scored 21 points in his first game in more than two months and Gorgui Dieng added 16 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-98 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 4:24 PM
A quick look at UCLA players who were chosen in the first round of the NBA draft last June.
— Zach LaVine, guard, Minnesota Timberwolves (13th pick): LaVine sat often for UCLA at the end of last season, but he has found himself in the starting...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 12:45 PM
The Lakers (7-16) lost a game they expected to win in late November against the Minnesota Timberwolves, 120-119, at Staples Center.
Instead, Zach LaVine scored a career-high 28 points off the bench, Mo Williams added 25 and Thaddeus Young 22, as the...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time career scoring list, then he helped the Lakers win their third in a row with a 100-94 victory over the Timberwolves in Minnesota.
Bryant climbed into third place behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Karl...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Could this be the week the Philadelphia 76ers earn their first win?
The Sixers, having lost a franchise-record 17 straight games to start the 2014-15 NBA season, visit the 4-12 Timberwolves on Wednesday.
Minnesota, which is without injured starters...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:02 AM
MINNEAPOLIS -- On the cusp of claiming a dubious place in the NBA record books, the Philadelphia 76ers found the breakthrough they sought for more than two months.
The 76ers entered Wednesday with an 0-17 record, one loss away from tying the 2009-10 New...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 1:25 PM
After a brief, two-game winning streak, the Lakers have dropped three straight to fall to 5-16 on the season.
They'll play just three games through Week 7, hosting the Sacramento Kings (11-10) on Tuesday followed by road games on Friday in San Antonio...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The Lakers (3-13) seemed to have control late in the game against the upstart Minnesota Timberwolves (4-10), but they ultimately fell in the final minutes. Here are five takeaways from their 120-119 loss Friday at Staples Center.
1. The Lakers have...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Those "three to four years" Jim Buss gave himself to straighten out the Lakers are shaping up as a timeline to nowhere, except maybe basketball oblivion.
A month into the season, the Lakers are 3-13 and can't even mark time properly.
They lost an...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:25 PM
The Clippers extended their winning streak to five games Monday night, defeating the Minnesota Timberwolves, 127-101, at Staples Center.
After trailing by six points early, the Clippers took control of the game in the second quarter and never let up,...