| Nov 3, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Nick Young wasn't upset about losing his starting job.
Or was he?
"No bad blood," he said. "What's the ice-skater lady?"
That would be Tonya Harding. Young was joking.
He's too kind to strike someone in the leg with a metal instrument. Not to...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 11:10 PM
The idiosyncrasies of these Lakers keep spilling onto the court, one at a time, some good and some not so good.
Sometimes they hit a lot of threes and build nice, big leads. But then those leads dissipate amid a bewildered Staples Center crowd.
| Nov 9, 2013
| 1:03 PM
The Lakers are the first team in the NBA to have already played seven of their 82 games, in part because they were one of six to open play on Oct. 29.
Starting on opening night against the Clippers, the Lakers have managed a 3-4 record despite playing...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Tony Wroten had his first career triple-double, James Anderson scored a career-high 36 points and Spencer Hawes made the go-ahead basket with 34 seconds left in overtime to help the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Houston Rockets, 123-117, Wednesday night...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Milwaukee Bucks center Larry Sanders will miss approximately six weeks after having surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb sustained in a fight at a nightclub.
The Bucks said Monday that the surgery was performed by Dr. Curt Crimmins, a...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 8:37 PM
Mind your manners
Pearl Jam singer and Seattle SuperSonics fan Eddie Vedder, speaking to the crowd in Charlotte, N.C., about why his band hadn't come through the city in 10 years: "To be honest, we might be a bit upset because you have a basketball team...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:46 PM
The Lakers had hoped to make it much ado about something, putting up billboards, sending out tweets and assembling a large contingent of players, coaches and team executives to persuade Dwight Howard to stay with the storied NBA franchise.
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:39 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced the hiring of Kurt Rambis and Johnny Davis to round out the staff of Coach Mike D'Antoni.
"Kurt and Johnny bring many years of NBA experience both as coaches and as former players to this team,” D'Antoni said. "Kurt...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:10 PM
The Milwaukee Bucks made it official, adding former Lakers assistant coach Jim Cleamons to Coach Larry Drew's staff.
John Hammond, general manager of the Bucks, announced on Wednesday that the team has officially hired Scott Williams, Josh Oppenheimer...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 10:00 PM
Ron Hextall, the legendary Philadelphia Flyers goaltender who has been the Kings' vice president/assistant general manager for seven years, is returning to Philadelphia as the team's assistant GM/director of hockey operations.
Although the move might...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
With a tough stretch of schedule to start the 2013-14 season, the Lakers may not finish November with a winning record.
The big question will be the health of Kobe Bryant, who is recovering from surgery to repair a torn Achilles' tendon. Steve Nash...