| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:24 PM
The Portland Trail Blazers ran their winning streak to nine games Friday night with a 98-95 victory over the Chicago Bulls, who lost Derrick Rose to a right-knee injury in the third quarter.
Rose, who sat out last season following surgery on his...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 10:56 AM
The Dwight Howard show in Houston hasn't gotten off to a spectacular start.
Sure, the former Lakers center says he's happy with the Rockets, but his numbers aren't much better than they were in Los Angeles. In addition, Houston's 8-5 start indicates the...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 10:58 PM
Paul George made three free throws to tie it with 5.2 seconds left in regulation, then scored nine of his season-high 35 points in overtime as the Indiana Pacers pulled out a 103-96 victory Wednesday night over the New York Knicks, who dropped their sixth...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:58 PM
DALLAS — There were so many problems last season for the Lakers, and one was unkind enough to stay awhile, tracking plenty of dirt onto the new carpet.
The Lakers couldn't win on the road with Dwight Howard last season and can't do it without...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Miami point guard Mario Chalmers will miss the Heat's game against the Charlotte Bobcats on Saturday after the NBA upheld his suspension for a forearm shiver to the head of Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, league officials announced Saturday...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:02 PM
Joe Johnson stole a pass and dropped in a short jumper as time expired in overtime, giving the visiting Brooklyn Nets a 100-98 win over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night.
Johnson had tied the game at the end of regulation on a short floater with 30...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:57 AM
The Lakers finished Week 2 with a single, last-second win on Thursday in Houston, dipping to 3-5 on the year.
Starting the week in 10th place in the Western Conference, the Lakers ended Week 2 in 12th.
The Lakers were bombarded on the road by the...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:58 PM
Rafael Nadal kept his Spanish compatriot, David Ferrer, out of the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals on Friday by holding off Tomas Berdych, 6-4, 1-6, 6-3, to finish the round-robin portion of the competition at London undefeated and top Group A....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:29 PM
Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph made his only shot Wednesday against the New Orleans Pelicans, then headed for the hospital in the second quarter in Memphis, Tenn.
It wasn't bad news, however, as Randolph made it on time to be with his fiancee Faune for...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 3:20 PM
"And at guard, 6-3 from UCLA, No. 2, Russell Westbrook!"
Chesapeake Energy Arena was rocking last Sunday night when Oklahoma City's second-best player was unexpectedly the last starter introduced, an honor usually reserved for Kevin...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:40 PM
After Week 2 of the 2013-14 NBA season, the Lakers dropped two spots in the Western Conference to 12th place.
With a 1-3 record for the week, the Lakers (3-5) are now 3 1/2 games behind the first-place San Antonio Spurs (6-1).
Only three teams in...