| Nov 28, 2014
| 10:05 PM
The Lakers were finally a favorite, drawing the young, struggling and injured Timberwolves, and yet they still couldn't get the win.
After building an 11-point lead in the first half, the Lakers let the Timberwolves score at will. A run spurred on by...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The Lakers (3-12) have struggled through most of the season against top-notch competition, playing teams with winning or even records almost exclusively.
On Friday, the Lakers will host the young, and injured, Minnesota Timberwolves (3-10).
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:26 PM
The Lakers won back-to-back road games against the Atlanta Hawks and Houston Rockets, before getting smashed by the Dallas Mavericks. An overtime loss on Sunday at home to the Denver Nuggets gave the Lakers a 2-2 week -- an improvement after a miserable...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 1:08 PM
On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured rookie power forward Julius Randle.
The exception, which expires on March 10, can be used to sign or claim a single player off waivers for $1.5 million, or...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 11:43 AM
When/Where: 7:30 p.m., AmericanAirlines Arena.
Tickets: Available at HEAT.com or 1-800-4NBA-TIX.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This opens the Heat's third consecutive back-to-back set, with a...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:25 PM
It has been a while since nametags were necessary for the Miami Heat's media day.
For the past four years, it was nothing but known quantities, with LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh flanked by established NBA veterans, no need for...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 8:07 PM
On March 8, Jacque Vaughn fundamentally altered the Orlando Magic's starting lineup. Vaughn made second-year big man Kyle O'Quinn the team's starting power forward, partly to see how O'Quinn would fare against better players.
Saturday night's game...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:25 PM
To hardly anyone's surprise, All-Star point guard Chris Paul told the basketball world on Monday that he was going to re-sign with the Clippers.
He went on his @CP3 Twitter account early Monday to announce his return, saying, "I'm IN!!!#CLIPPERSNATION."...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 10:16 PM
Long after what might have been his last — or second-to-last — practice as a member of the Washington Wizards, Jordan Crawford hardly looked like a man worried about his future or prepared to distance himself from his teammates.
Engaged in a...
| 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...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The Lakers rarely lose desired players. Although Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets in free agency, there are only 13 former Lakers currently under contract to other NBA teams:
- Point guards: Derek Fisher (Oklahoma City Thunder), Ramon Sessions...