| Nov 22, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The Florida sun and fun is over for the Clippers after two easy victories to start a seven-game trip.
It's back to the grit and grind of facing a hated rival.
Or is that too strong of a word for the way the Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies feel about...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 11:37 AM
The Memphis Grizzlies currently have the top record in the NBA and have won 21 consecutive regular-season games on their home court.
The Grizzlies' locker room struggled with a stomach bug earlier this week, having to send five players home early from...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:47 AM
For four consecutive games, the Miami Heat have been at a loss.
But the struggles are about more than the losing streak the Heat carry into Tuesday's game against the Phoenix Suns at US Airways Center.
Only the Minnesota Timberwolves allow the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:53 PM
Bad record. Passive defense. Hot-and-cold offense.
The Lakers and Boston Celtics have a lot in common, two teams muddling through downtrodden days after meeting in the NBA Finals just 4½ years ago.
Kobe Bryant will be the only Lakers player left...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Don't bother selling Doc Rivers on Oklahoma City's returning to its dynamic form once the Thunder's Kevin Durant returns from a broken bone in his foot.
Never mind touting that Golden State Warriors backcourt of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson.
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Kobe Bryant will end up sitting out the Lakers' final two exhibitions. To hear some experts talk, he'll need the rest.
Jeff Van Gundy, an analyst for ABC/ESPN, noticed "no hesitation or shyness" in Bryant's six-game exhibition run and predicted he would...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The Clippers think that DeAndre Jordan is the top defender in the league.
NBA general managers apparently don't agree.
In an anonymous survey of the league's 30 general managers, Jordan was not given any recognition in the defensive categories....
| Oct 22, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Kobe Bryant is the third-best shooting guard in the league, according to a poll of general managers.
The NBA.com annual GM survey, released on Wednesday, lists James Harden of the Houston Rockets as the top guard, with 63% of the vote.
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:00 PM
C.J. Wilcox recalled how he had "one of my worst workouts" with the Clippers, leaving the 6-foot-5 guard unsure if he had left the wrong impression.
Wilcox did not.
The Clippers looked at his body of work from playing four years at Washington as a...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:33 PM
After a lackluster first half, the Lakers rallied against the Memphis Grizzlies but it wasn't enough to steal a victory on the road.
Playing their second game on back-to-back nights, the Lakers fell behind by as many as 22 points before rallying to...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Kevin Durant is a superstar.
We already knew that. But apparently we needed a reminder.
With Oklahoma City trailing Memphis by five with about 20 seconds remaining in regulation, a pass from the Thunder's Russell Westbrook toward Durant was...