| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The Lakers are 6-7, lingering in the bottom half of the Western Conference and running on a treadmill the size of a franchise while awaiting the return of Kobe Bryant.
But how will Bryant look? What's the deal with Steve Nash? Who took over Jordan Hill'...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:15 PM
The Lakers experienced an early day, a 9 a.m. charter flight to Washington D.C.
As usual, Kobe Bryant was up before any of them.
He signed a two-year contract extension Monday morning for $48.5 million that stands to keep him with the Lakers until...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Although the 2013-14 NBA regular season started just three and a half weeks ago, almost every team already has played one-eighth of its schedule.
So, it’s not too early to identify trends, triumphs and trouble spots around the league.
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Nunca antes la balanza de poder en la NBA se había inclinado tanto hacia el Oeste.
Ya sea por culpa de algunas lesiones o debido a la fuga de talentos, las diferencias entre ambas conferencias en la liga son tan marcadas que el sistema entero amenaza...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:32 AM
Is time running out on Mike Woodson as coach of the New York Knicks?
It certainly was running out on Carmelo Anthony and his Knicks teammates on Monday night after Woodson declined to call a timeout with 6.9 seconds left. The ball was in the backcourt...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:22 PM
The New York Knicks have started this season in disastrous fashion.
But they still confound the Orlando Magic.
Not even Carmelo Anthony's momentum-turning left-ankle sprain and a frantic Magic rally could change that Monday night. Trailing by as...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 3:58 PM
CLEVELAND — On Dec. 2, the Orlando Magic played one of their worst games of the season in a 98-80 loss to the Washington Wizards. The Magic's point total still ranks as their lowest offensive output all season.
On Tuesday night, the Magic played...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Besides being a three-time NBA champion with the Miami Heat, Chicago native Dwyane Wade is also a champion of style. Regarded as one of the best-dressed players in the league, Wade's style has garnered a lot of attention.
The short pants suit he wore...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 4:22 PM
ATLANTA — Orlando Magic fans will want the Denver Nuggets and New York Knicks to play badly this season.
The reason: the 2014 NBA Draft, which is projected to be the most talent-rich draft in a decade.
As part of the trade that sent Dwight...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:03 PM
There's magic afoot in Orange County that has nothing to do with a giant mouse or a legendary berry farm and everything to do with George Esquivel and his band of craftsmen who, for more than a decade, have been hand-cobbling high-end shoes for a who's...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 8:46 PM
— There has been much discussion in recent days about how this year's U.S. Olympic men's basketball team stacked up against its most famous predecessors, the Dream Team of 1992. There also has been a good deal of trash talking too by legendary trash...