| 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...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The Lakers hit Thanksgiving with an 8-8 record, putting the team in 11th place in the Western Conference standings.
Despite playing without Kobe Bryant (Achilles' tendon) and most of the season without Steve Nash (back), the Lakers are only three...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:54 AM
The Clippers left Los Angeles two days before playing the Atlanta Hawks so they could get their West Coast bodies adjusted to the three-hour time difference on the East Coast.
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said he did the same thing on cross-country trips...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 9:04 PM
ATLANTA — They were lethargic and out of sorts on defense, the sluggishness of such a poor effort weighing down the Clippers.
They gave up more than 100 points again, this time dropping a 107-97 game to the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:27 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — This time, the Clippers played the kind of impressive defense against the Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night that they failed to play Wednesday night against the Atlanta Hawks.
This time, the Clippers were a determined bunch in...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:05 PM
James Harden and Dwight Howard figured to be a potent combination for the Houston Rockets this season. Friday, the Golden State Warriors saw how good they can be.
Harden scored 34 points, Howard had 22 points and 18 rebounds, and the Rockets routed...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| 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.
| 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...