| Oct 19, 2014
| 5:10 PM
As custom would have it, the rehearsal dinner was followed by the big event.
A pickup basketball game.
Jamal Crawford would have it no other way.
The night before he got married in August, the star sixth man played in a midnight pickup game with...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Oklahoma City Thunder has long been jonesing for a break on the injury front. It got one Sunday, albeit the kind that makes you wonder whether Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook voodoo dolls really exist.
Durant was diagnosed with a Jones fracture...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 9:09 PM
Orlando Magic players and coaches will face low expectations when they assemble Tuesday morning for their opening practice of the upcoming season. A panel of ESPN analysts predicted the Magic will endure a third consecutive dismal season and will...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:30 PM
BARCELONA, Spain -- So much for that FIBA World Cup final between Spain and the U.S.
France knocked off the host country 65-52 in a stunning, silencing upset in Madrid Wednesday night despite playing without NBA All-Stars Tony Parker and the Chicago...
| May 7, 2014
| 11:25 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY -- The lights went dim inside Chesapeake Energy Arena late in the second quarter, and soon thereafter, the lights went out on the Clippers.
They were lighted up by the Oklahoma City combination of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook, who...
| May 9, 2014
| 11:38 PM
They worked hard to snatch the home-court advantage away, but the Clippers gave it back to the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Or maybe the Thunder just took it back from the Clippers by pulling out a 118-112 victory in Game 3 on Friday night at Staples Center....
| May 29, 2014
| 11:18 PM
Boris Diaw shed the years, and the pounds, sending them flying across the AT&T Center court.
He was no longer a pudgy, past-his-prime reserve forward Thursday night during a spine-tingling sequence in the second quarter, elevating to block a dunk...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Almost everyone gets to see the crazy step-back three-pointers and wild flip-ins that make Kevin Durant so great, his top plays consuming hours of air time on ESPN, TNT, NBA TV, etc.
Considerably fewer have been privy to the madness that is Byron...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 3:30 PM
The Lakers upset the Oklahoma City Thunder, 114-110, on Sunday afternoon at Staples Center, playing against one of the top teams in the Western Conference in their fifth game in seven days.
Jodie Meeks finished with a career-high 42 points, including 20...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder 131 - Lakers 102 (end of regulation)
The Thunder got easy revenge on Thursday night, defeating the Lakers 131-102 in Oklahoma City.
On Sunday, the Lakers upset the Thunder 114-110, behind a career-high 42 points from Jodie Meeks....
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:04 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY — The triangle offense is back in Los Angeles, but not in a way that would make Phil Jackson smile.
There are three distinct entities on these triangle points — Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol and Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni —...