| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:54 PM
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San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili, on his foot bursting through the side of his custom Nikes during a game against Detroit, forcing him to put on a new pair: "I don't know what happened. I stopped and my foot kept going. It just...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:46 PM
Kevin Durant scored 30 of his 37 points in the second half Friday night, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder snap a three-game losing streak with a 113-107 victory over the visiting Memphis Grizzlies.
Russell Westbrook had 21 points and six assists in...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 10:02 PM
Kevin Love had 37 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, the first triple-double of his career, and the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Utah Jazz, 121-104, Saturday night in Salt Lake City.
Minnesota was again playing without starters Nikola...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
at Utah 94, Miami 89:Marvin Williams scored 23 points and rookie Trey Burke hit a jump shot with 24 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
Trailing 87-79 after Williams hit two three-pointers,...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Clippers point guard Darren Collison is not going to let a sprained left big toe stop him from suiting up against the Chicago Bulls Friday night at the United Center.
“Yeah, I’m playing,” Collison said at the Clippers’ shoot-...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 9:52 PM
Wilson Chandler scored a season-high 25 points and the host Denver Nuggets snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Indiana Pacers, 109-96, on Saturday night.
Nate Robinson and Timofey Mosgov each added 15. First-year Nuggets Coach Brian Shaw...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 7:18 AM
After winning two consecutive games, the Lakers (16-28) have lost two in a row. They finish their seven-game road trip in New York on Sunday, visiting Madison Square Garden to play the Knicks (16-27).
New York is coming off an impressive win over the...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:39 PM
MIAMI — The Lakers are losers in the standings but financial winners in a big way.
They were declared the NBA's second-most valuable franchise, behind only the New York Knicks, in an annual report released Wednesday by Forbes.
The Lakers are...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:33 PM
The Lakers are one of the top three-point shooting teams in the NBA.
Prior to Tuesday night's games, the Lakers were third overall at 40.2% from three-point range -- behind the Golden State Warriors (41.7%) and Portland Trail Blazers (41.5%).
| Jan 2, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Analytics gurus hate midrange jumpers, thinking them to be the most inefficient shots in the NBA.
They won't be able to use Blake Griffin's performance Wednesday to bolster their case.
Continually nudged toward the perimeter by a trapping defense, the...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:46 PM
With two straight losses, the Lakers have dipped back below .500 to with a 10-11 record.
In the competitive Western Conference, the Lakers now stand in 12th place -- ahead of the New Orleans Pelicans (9-10) by mere percentage points.
The road ahead...