| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Was it the fadeaway jumper he made over Nick Young? The step-back shot that was too much for Xavier Henry?
The proof must have been on the practice court for the Lakers, who just committed two more years and $48.5 million to Kobe Bryant before really...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak doesn't see the virtue in tanking the season for a lottery pick.
"The ping-pong lottery thing, even if you have the very worst team in the NBA, you're not guaranteed to get the first pick," Kupchak said Thursday to...
| May 1, 2013
| 1:49 PM
After losing Game 5 of their first-round playoff series to the Grizzlies at home on Tuesday, the Clippers are forced to play at Memphis on Friday in an elimination game.
When Chris Paul was asked whether he thinks the Clippers can win in hostile...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 8:00 PM
At this stage of his career, Jason Maxiell doesn't need a spot start to boost his confidence. He's about to begin his ninth NBA season, and he knows his role with the rebuilding Orlando Magic. Team officials expect him to provide energy off the bench...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:00 AM
The Times' Broderick Turner picks out games and trips of interest in the Clippers' season.
Tuesday at Lakers
Is there a better way for the Clippers to start the season? They did, after all, sweep the season series, 4-0, from the Lakers last season for...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Rookie Michael Carter-Williams had 26 points and 10 assists and Spencer Hawes added 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers continued their stunning start to the season, beating the Chicago Bulls, 107-104, at Philadelphia on Saturday night....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A lot has happened to the Lakers since General Manager Mitch Kupchak last spoke to reporters.
Dwight Howard left for Houston despite the Lakers' very public campaign to keep him. Metta World Peace was waived via the amnesty provision and quickly...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 7:13 PM
It's time for the Lakers to state the obvious and utter the three words that could save them from continuing their sad decline into NBA irrelevance:
Ciao, Pau Gasol.
Thanks for the championship memories. Thanks for being such a classy guy and...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Jeff Green capped a last-minute Boston rally with a three-point shot at the buzzer and the Celtics stunned the Heat, 111-110, Saturday at Miami. The Heat had led 110-106 with 3.6 seconds on LeBron James' two free throws. Gerald Wallace responded with a...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 4-6, Grizzlies 3-5.
Record vs. Grizzlies (2012-13): 1-2.
Update: Penciled in as a playoff team...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Despite the loss in Denver to the Nuggets on the second night of a back-to-back, the Lakers have gotten a badly-needed spark from forward/center Jordan Hill.
Coach Mike D'Antoni, searching for a productive rotation, promoted Hill to the starting...