| Jan 22, 2013
| 11:11 PM
It starts with the lights. The Clippers never dim the Staples Center lights, allowing their shrieking crowd to become one with their soaring team. The Lakers darken the arena as if they are performing in a nightclub, the Clippers act like they are playing...
| Dec 29, 2012
| 8:31 PM
Glen Rice got out early; Steve Smith avoided the experience entirely.
When the two former Miami Heat stars recently appeared at AmericanAirlines Arena as part of the team's 25th Anniversary commemoration, the stories turned to Pat Riley's rigorous...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 5:44 PM
The one thing Dexter Pittman has never had problems with is making friends. To know the third-year Miami Heat center is to like him.
Making inroads in his pro career, or even gains with his skills? That's another issue.
That's why when...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Everywhere the Lakers' reserves looked, they seemed to be outnumbered by their Clippers counterparts.
There was Ronny Turiaf taking a bounce pass from Chris Paul and soaring for a two-handed dunk.
There was Eric Bledsoe driving into the lane for a...
| Dec 28, 2012
Another game, another win for the Clippers, a phrase that has been getting a lot of use lately and is sounding more natural every time you hear it.
The Clippers on Thursday added the 15th gem to their string of consecutive wins, overpowering the...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 9:01 PM
RATHOLE, TENN. — I survived, but the Clippers did not.
Matt Barnes kicked the bucket.
The trash bucket. As a result, there was garbage flying everywhere Saturday as the Clippers trudged off the court looking every bit the 21-point miserable...
| Apr 30, 2013
Vinny Del Negro playfully bulled his way through a scrum of reporters Monday afternoon to reach a designated interview area, showing more toughness than any of his players had the previous six days.
Were you watching, DeAndre Jordan?
Did you take...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:15 AM
There have been plays or moments during games that caused candid reactions on the Miami Heat bench this season.
Most were reserved for the out of ordinary, such as Mike Miller dunking, Mario Chalmers hitting 10 3-pointers or Shane Battier blocking a...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball--NCAA Division I Tournament, Cincinnati vs. Texas, 11 a.m. (CBS); North Carolina State vs. San Diego State, 11:30 a.m. (TRUTV); Alabama vs. Creighton, 12:30 p.m. (TBS); Virginia vs. Florida, 1 p.m. (TNT); Florida State...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Men's College Basketball--NCAA Division I Tournament, Wisconsin vs. Syracuse, 6 p.m. (CBS); Louisville vs. Michigan State, 6:15 p.m. (TBS); Cincinnati vs. Ohio State, 8:45 p.m. (CBS); Florida vs. Marquette, 9:17 p.m. (TBS)
| Apr 12, 2012
| 11:13 PM
On one side of the Bulls locker room late Thursday night, C.J. Watson joyfully jogged his memory and came up with nothing.
On the other, a frustrated Derrick Rose racked his brain.
Neither Bulls guard could recall having a game quite like the 96-86...