| May 20, 2015
| 5:50 PM
The Lakers found gold in a pot of ping-pong balls at the end of their worst season ever.
Now comes the easy part. Wait for the Minnesota Timberwolves to draft Duke's Jahlil Okafor or Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns and then take the other one with the No....
| May 19, 2015
| 8:58 PM
The agony subsided after many, many months of it. Something finally went right for the Lakers after their worst season ever.
They hung on to the pick they could have lost because of the Steve Nash trade and doubled down by jumping from No. 4 to No. 2 in...
| May 18, 2015
| 10:06 PM
7 a.m. Golf: Turkish Airlines Ladies Open final round(in Antalya).--Golf
7 a.m. Tennis: Men’s Geneva tournament (d.).--Tennis Ch.
10:30 a.m. Baseball: SEC first round: Alabama vs. Mississippi, then South Carolina vs. Missouri at 1:30,...
| May 15, 2015
| 6:07 PM
Keifer Sykes answered the question and followed with a question of his own Friday when asked to play general manager with the No. 1 pick in June's NBA draft.
"Jahil Okafor, baby," said Sykes, a former Green Bay point guard and a participant in the NBA...
| May 16, 2015
| 4:58 PM
CHICAGO — Frank Kaminsky wants to hear the truth.
Even if it hurts.
In all of his interviews with teams Wednesday and Thursday at the NBA draft combine — including a half-hour talk with the Orlando Magic — he asked executives and...
| May 15, 2015
| 5:41 PM
CHICAGO — As the NBA Draft Combine approached, Willie Cauley-Stein received some advice from University of Kentucky coach John Calipari and assistant coach Kenny Payne. Calipari and Payne told him that NBA team executives would pepper him with...
| May 14, 2015
| 6:06 PM
No. 1 national seed Florida is chasing another national softball title, while UCF, FSU, FAU and FAMU are all hoping to deliver their own postseason magic.
Five teams from the state of Florida open Division I NCAA Tournament play Friday in Tallahassee...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 1:19 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — As Kentucky coach John Calipari started to leave the Naismith Hall of Fame interview room Monday, he took one last question.
"Coach, what do you think of the four-year rule?" Spencer Haywood shouted.
"You screwed it up for us,"...
| May 13, 2015
| 1:12 PM
There are a lot of good softball players in Lake County this spring, and a lot in recent years who have gone on to play in college.
But in terms of being part of tremendous team success at the next level, area grads simply have not had a lot of luck...
| May 13, 2015
| 10:31 AM
Only one school has made the Division I men's lacrosse tournament quarterfinals the last six years.
It's not Duke, which has won three of the past five titles, including the last two. Unseeded Ohio State routed the No. 5 seed Blue Devils last weekend....
| May 8, 2015
| 11:37 PM
7:30 a.m. Motor sports: Formula One Grand Prix of Spain(in Barcelona).--NBCSN
8 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Queens Park at Manchester City.--CNBC
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in...