| Jan 7, 2015
| 10:24 AM
Phil Jackson won more championships than anyone as a coach, and seems committed to losing big in his first season as an executive.
Maybe he's right, and trading J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert for financial reasons is the best and quickest way to build...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 1:37 PM
The Lakers managed a win through Week 9, but have lost six of their last seven games.
At 9-22, the Lakers are in 14th place in the Western Conference.
They'll play three times through Week 10, visiting the Denver Nuggets (13-18) and then hosting...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 9:47 PM
Q: Could the Heat save their exception for a veteran in the last year of his contract that's going to be cut and can still provide help? -- Martin.
A: Yes, the buyout deadline certainly could be another avenue for the Heat to spend the $2.65 million...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: How can Erik Spoelstra say the Heat are getting "closer"? They just lost to the Jazz and 76ers, and now a tired Memphis team without Zach Randolph. -- Art.
A: Um, because they might be. The first two months of the Heat's season have been a jumble...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers (10-22) finally won their 10th game of the season by outshooting the Nuggets (13-19) in Denver on Tuesday night. On Friday, they Lakers host one of the top teams in the Western Conference when the Memphis Grizzlies (23-8) visit Staples Center....
| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:20 PM
It wouldn't have been the prettiest victory, asterisked with enough bloopers to fill a goofy scoreboard compilation during a timeout.
But the only victory the Lakers could claim Friday was a moral one.
They hung around with the Memphis Grizzlies for a...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:21 PM
While the Memphis Grizzlies have expressed interest in Miami Heat forward Luol, it apparently is not a two-way street.
The Sun Sentinel has confirmed an ESPN report that the Grizzlies have expressed interest in Deng, reaching out to the Heat. That,...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Nikola Mirotic celebrated his 6-for-6 performance from 3-point range in Friday's victory against the Grizzlies by arriving at the Advocate Center early Saturday on the Bulls' day off for shooting and a film session.
"Always after the games, I watch...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 6:13 PM
When/Where: 7:30 p.m., AmericanAirlines Arena.
Tickets: Available at HEAT.com or 1-800-4NBA-TIX.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the second game of the two-game season series . . . The...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Entering Friday, Pau Gasol's 16 double-doubles tied him with the Trail Blazers' LaMarcus Aldridge and the Grizzlies' Zach Randolph, one behind league leaders John Wall of the Wizards and Nikola Vucevic of the Magic.
Gasol has led the Bulls in scoring...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 7:15 PM
Observations from Saturday night's 103-95 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies at AmericanAirlines Arena:
-- The third quarter showed the possibilities.
-- And how important it is to get Luol Deng going.
-- And how important Shawne Williams can to this...