| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:35 AM
The coach who made "position-less" a Miami mantra is talking about positions.
The franchise that rode small ball to consecutive NBA championship is thinking big.
The team known for reinventing itself even in the best of times appears to again be...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:37 PM
Like most teenagers, Northwestern guard Tre Demps loved summer vacation. His favorite family trip was to the gym nearest his San Antonio home.
For Demps, the journeys he now considers sentimental involved getting up at 6 a.m. and going to the office...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Less than a month ago, there were many reasons to highlight Friday's schedule on the NBA calendar and look forward to the Lakers facing the Clippers.
Kobe Bryant was nearing full stride after returning from an Achilles' tendon injury. Chris Paul was his...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:26 PM
OAKLAND — If the Lakers really need 45 or 46 victories to reach the playoffs, they better hurry up and win.
Those are the magic numbers in Mike D'Antoni's mind, the Lakers coach revealed Friday, and it won't be easy to get there.
The Lakers (13-...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 11:28 PM
10 a.m. Football: Nov. 2013: Group 4A playoff: King’s Fork vs. Phoebus.--LSC 48
Noon NBA: Chicago at Brooklyn.--ESPN
12:30 p.m. Basketball: Dec. 2013: Phoebus boys vs. Kecoughtan, then girls at 2:30.-- LSC 48
2:30 p.m. NBA: Oklahoma City...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:52 AM
The Clippers just made their long, winding road trip successful by going 4-3, and now they have to come home to face the always-tough San Antonio Spurs on Monday night at Staples Center.
Sensing that his team was worn down mentally and physically...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 6:22 PM
The latest installment was unveiled in the Steve Nash Injury Watch.
It's "very possible" the 39-year-old point guard will sit out the second night of season-opening back-to-back games, Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni said Sunday.
Somewhere you can hear...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:09 AM
I have received several angry emails from people who don’t particularly care for the “We’re Not Going To Tank’’ Bandwagon that I’ve organized as I encourage the Bulls to drive toward the draft lottery.
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:44 PM
What's happened to the Lakers since owner Jerry Buss has been gone is enough to make him roll over in his luxury box in the sky.
In the past 10 months, Dwight Howard left L.A. to take less money and Kobe Bryant took more money to stay. Each decision...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Nik Vucevic turned 7 years old on Oct. 24, 1997.
Tim Duncan played in his first NBA regular-season game exactly one week later.
The difference in experience couldn't have been more striking on Friday night.
Duncan dominated with a turn-back-the-...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:17 PM
Happily for Kobe Bryant, he is now going to be a Laker for life.
Sadly for the misguided Lakers, it probably won't be much of a life.
The news Monday that Bryant had signed a two-year contract extension worth $48.5 million – twice his market...