| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:34 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Timberwolves President of Basketball Operations Flip Saunders heads out of town on a late-night shopping spree Sunday with extra cash in his wallet after Andrei Kirilenko on Saturday turned down a $10.2 million salary for next season....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Sorry, Nerlens Noel and Ben McLemore.
Anthony Bennett was the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night and the Brooklyn Nets were the top story after agreeing to a trade with the Boston Celtics that could leave the Miami Heat's Big Three feeling...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:05 AM
How can they fire a coach who just won a conference championship? How can they fire a leader who spent 10 years winning more than twice as many games as he lost? How can they fire a salesman who last season brought in the No. 2-ranked recruiting class...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 7:39 PM
The saddest part of the Ben Howland saga at UCLA is not that a decent guy and good coach got fired. He's a big boy. He'll be fine.
Give it a couple of years and he'll have another team in Pauley Pavilion, rendering UCLA black-and-not-so-Bruins-blue....
| Mar 12, 2013
| 6:09 PM
The last Big East basketball tournament as we know it hits New York's stage this week at Madison Square Garden.
What sportswriter Dan Wetzel recently described as "the most honest event in college sports" is breaking up after a messy divorce that will...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 8:00 PM
LAS VEGAS — A UCLA basketball team that has sleepwalked through parts of the season has taken the metaphor to an entirely new level.
On Thursday, the Bruins won a basketball game in their pajamas.
In their 80-75 comeback victory over Arizona State...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Pardon their dust. The Magic are a young team under construction.
Whatever move they make affects their future. The June draft certainly could impact a veteran.
Today, we're looking at five top lottery prospects and the effect the pick might have on...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 11:10 PM
LAS VEGAS — This could only happen in this town, at this moment, to this dramatic, desperate, dancing-with-doom UCLA basketball team.
This was a disillusioned gambler finally accumulating a chin-high pile of chips, daring to smile, then promptly...
| Mar 16, 2013
| 11:27 PM
LAS VEGAS — Despite the sudden loss of one of its best young players, the UCLA basketball team showed up here Saturday night determined not to throw in the towel.
The coach's suit coat was a different matter.
Angered by a charging call on...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 9:43 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Timberwolves have another round of pre-draft workouts on tap this weekend, with UCLA swingman Shabazz Muhammad highlighting the group.
The Wolves announced that Muhammad and five other prospects will work out with team...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:44 PM
LAS VEGAS -- A federal magistrate in Las Vegas has ordered the father of former UCLA basketball star Shabazz Muhammad held under house arrest and GPS monitoring pending trial on charges that he ran a mortgage scam.
A prosecutor alleged during a...