| May 5, 2014
| 12:41 PM
There were no significant surprises when NBA officials released the 2013-14 Rookie of the Year Award voting totals Monday.
In yet another sign that voters tend to place a higher emphasis on offensive production than on defensive contributions, the...
| May 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The Lakers were well-represented on Friday at a BDA Sports workout in Santa Monica.
Featuring potential lottery prospects Aaron Gordon (Arizona) and Zach LaVine (UCLA), General Manager Mitch Kupchak and owner-executive Jim Buss were on hand to scout two...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Add Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry to the list of candidates the Lakers plan to interview for their head coaching vacancy, The Times has learned.
After talking with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak by phone Friday, Gentry has an...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves "hired" Flip Saunders, who is already their president of basketball operations, as head coach.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Utah Jazz has a deal in place with former Lakers assistant Quin Snyder to fill its head...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 8:39 AM
AURELIO MORENO/El Sentinel
Los Spurs de San Antonio se colocaron a ley de triunfo para conquistar el campeonato de la NBA tras derrotar el jueves a domicilio al Heat de Miami, 107-86, y tomar ventaja de 3-1 en la final.
El quinto encuentro se llevará...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 8:30 PM
CHICAGO — The Orlando Magic can breathe a sigh of relief.
They won't play another regular-season road game for at least six and a half months.
Their 2013-14 road slate ended Monday night with an ugly, turnover-filled 108-95 loss to the Chicago...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:15 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced their 2014-15 preseason schedule.
The team will play eight games starting Oct. 6 at Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, against the Denver Nuggets.
Kobe Bryant should long be ready to play by October after missing...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:01 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — The NBA announced Wednesday that Clippers forward Blake Griffin was suspended one game without pay for getting his 16th technical foul of the season.
Griffin didn't play in the Clippers' regular-season finale Wednesday night...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:55 PM
The Lakers didn't count on Brandan Wright scoring 23 points on 10-for-10 shooting in only 28 minutes of play, eventually falling to the Dallas Mavericks, 107-95, on Friday night at Staples Center.
Dirk Nowitzki scoring 27 points on 11-of-14 shooting...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:55 PM
When: 6 PDT.
Where: EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 25-54 through Saturday; Jazz 24-56.
Record vs. Jazz: 1-2.
Update: Utah has lost 15 of its last 17 games,...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:04 PM
The Lakers climbed to 26 wins on Monday night, defeating the Utah Jazz, 119-104, behind a big night from Nick Young.
In beating the Jazz, the Lakers lost the chance to finish the season tied with Utah at 25 wins. The Jazz (24-57) have the fourth-worst...