| Dec 17, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Dennis Rodman is going through with his plans to return to North Korea this week to train the national basketball team and help celebrate leader Kim Jong Un's birthday, despite the recent execution of Kim's uncle.
Rodman has already visited the...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 12:31 PM
It has only been two games, but Stephen Jackson thinks he’s making strides to get where he wants to be.
Jackson, signed just three days ago, played 23 minutes against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night and 12 minutes against the Brooklyn Nets...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:18 PM
NEW YORK — Jared Dudley is frustrated with his play.
He's so frustrated that Dudley said he would "bench" himself for his poor play.
That's probably not going to happen, but after going one for seven from the field, one for four from three-point...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:10 PM
NEW YORK — NEW YORK — All of the Clippers looked drained Thursday night, as if they had nothing left from the emotional night for their coach Wednesday and from Day 11 of a 13-day trip.
The Clippers just didn't seem to have the energy to...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Maybe it was a bit of hyperbole from Chris Paul about the importance of game No. 25 out of the 82 scheduled for the Clippers.
But his point was well taken.
The Clippers are 3-3 on this seven-game trip that concludes with a game Saturday night...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:14 PM
His poor play this season is weighing on Jared Dudley, causing the normally upbeat and gregarious Clippers small forward to take himself to task for his performances.
Dudley swore at himself during media interviews following yet another bad game against...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:20 PM
Mike Tomlin had one foot on the field, but did the Pittsburgh coach cross the line?
The Jacoby Jones kickoff return was the most talked-about play after the Thanksgiving game between the Steelers and Baltimore, the moment Mr. Tomlin became Mr. Magoo....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:47 AM
New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is not mincing words about his team's 3-13 start this season.
“We are the laughingstock of the league,” Anthony told reporters, according to the New York Daily News. “I mean, it’s nothing to...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Behind the scenes, the Lakers have added two people to their public relations department, hiring Calder Hynes and Daniel Ramirez.
Hynes, who previously worked for the Brooklyn Nets and New Orleans Hornets (now Pelicans), was named manager, public...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:57 PM
Given his Achilles' injury, it shouldn't be a surprise that Kobe Bryant has slipped in the eyes of general managers, as reported earlier by The Times.
Though the Lakers were represented sporadically through an anonymous survey of all 30 general...