| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The Lakers are trying to prepare for Dwight Howard's free-agency decision, whether he chooses to stay with the team long term or leave for another franchise.
"It's the one decision we have to wait on," said General Manager Mitch Kupchak in an interview...
| May 18, 2013
| 6:25 PM
The Lakers spent $99.9 million in salary this season for a roster that went 45-37. Additionally, the team will pay $29.6 million in luxury taxes -- a total of $129.5 million to get into the playoffs and suffer a first-round sweep by the San Antonio Spurs....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Do you think that anyone on the offensive line has had a Pro Bowl-caliber season? – Hal W., Mailbu, Calif.
The first thing you need to know about the Pro Bowl selection process is that the winning teams – the teams that have been out in...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 3:35 PM
BEREA, Ohio Rookie tight end MarQueis Gray is preparing for an important audition in the Big Apple that could shape his future in the NFL.
Well, technically he'll be at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., when the Browns (4-10) visit the New York...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Brent Grimes isn't comfortable being a football nomad, getting viewed as a hired mercenary at cornerback. But he's coming to terms with what could be his new life in the NFL.
The Dolphins' starting cornerback could be playing his final games in South...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Why does Marc Trestman continue to defer on the opening kickoff? Isn't he aware that the defense almost always gives up points on the opening possession and thus puts the Bears in a hole to start every game? Shouldn't you always put the strength of your...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 8:13 AM
The Sports Xchange
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson promised fans he would open his checkbook this winter following three consecutive offseasons of light spending.
On Dec. 6, he finally dusted off his checkbook and got started by reaching a four-...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:31 PM
Will he or won't he? Having already made one dramatic move in free agency, when he left the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat in July 2010, LeBron James again is in position to test NBA free agency in the 2014 offseason.
Will he or won't he?...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 6:34 PM
When Joe Flacco takes his first snap Sunday, he will line up behind a left tackle who 10 weeks ago was toiling away in Jacksonville, a left guard who has already made as many stops as an Amtrak train, and a center who two years ago was blocking small-...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:50 PM
SEATTLE Now that anything is possible OK, monetarily possible in Seattle sports, let's make one final deal.
Rescind the Sonics departure, sports world, and maybe the city will consider easing up on you. But only after the Super Bowl.
Think about it,...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Cornerback Dimitri Patterson is listed as "out" on Friday's injury report, meaning he won't play Sunday when the Dolphins (5-6) visit the New York Jets (5-6).
Fortunately for the Dolphins, cornerback Nolan Carroll has stepped in to do a credible job as...