| Feb 28, 2015
| 9:42 PM
LOS ANGELES — Just when it seems unfathomable that “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey could somehow improve upon her previous bouts of brilliance, she astonished once again.
Facing a top-ranked challenger who many believed to be her toughest...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 1:20 PM
The Lakers (15-41) will try to keep their winning streak alive on Friday night at Staples Center, hosting the Milwaukee Bucks (32-25).
After wins over the Boston Celtics and Utah Jazz, the Lakers draw an Eastern Conference playoff team in the Bucks,...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 6:22 PM
Steve Ballmer knew he was getting a championship coach and two of the NBA's top players when he plunked down a record $2 billion for the Clippers last summer.
He probably didn't realize he was getting his own department of energy.
Glen Davis can...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 7:22 PM
Apparently a career-high 28 points from Austin Rivers wasn't enough.
His teammates also wanted the Clippers reserve guard to exhibit a little pizazz during his team's 126-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Saturday night at Staples Center.
| Feb 22, 2015
| 8:58 PM
Byron Scott still can't let go of his hatred of the Boston Celtics.
Scott is coach of the Lakers now, and his team met the Celtics on Sunday night at Staples Center, a game he especially wanted to win because of the intense and hate-filled rivalry the...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 1:00 PM
Kendrick Lamar, Bell Biv DeVoe, Doug E. Fresh, Miguel and the Roots are among those who have been added to the performance bill at the 2015 BET Experience.
Earlier this month BET announced that the third year of the festival, built around the network&...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 9:57 PM
It was a homecoming of sorts when Jordan Hamilton joined the Clippers here.
Hamilton is from Los Angeles and grew up going to Clippers games at Staples Center because he played on Lamar Odom's summer club team.
"When he was with the Clippers, that's...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 7:25 PM
The Clippers didn't have to wait long for a do-over.
Only four days after suffering an excruciating loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, Chris Paul and the Clippers can put the disappointment behind them Friday at FedEx Forum in the quickie rematch.
| Feb 15, 2015
| 7:02 PM
Kings center Anze Kopitar knew that Tanner Pearson's living quarters were not the best for someone recovering from surgery to repair a broken left leg.
In fact, he recognized the feeling of pain all too well, having broken his ankle late in 2010-11, a...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 4:50 PM
The only things missing as DeAndre Jordan crouched behind a table inside Staples Center late Wednesday night were a darkened room with a brick wall, a spotlight on the Clippers center and maybe some cigarette smoke wafting through the air.
| Feb 10, 2015
| 10:35 PM
Denver Nuggets 106 - Lakers 96 (end of regulation)
Ty Lawson was just too much for the Lakers down the stretch of a close game at Staples Center on Tuesday night.
Lawson turned in a dominating 32-point, 16-assist performance, scoring 16 in the...