| Apr 3, 2014
| 11:12 PM
Seventy-seven games and a Pacific division title into this season and Clippers Coach Doc Rivers is still learning about who and what he has — and how far this team might go.
He knows tendencies and traits from watching slumps and hot streaks. He...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 10:58 PM
Dirk Nowitzki scored seven of his 32 points in overtime Tuesday night, leading the Dallas Mavericks to a 128-119 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder in Dallas.
Nowitzki also had 10 rebounds and six assists, and six of his teammates scored in double...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:15 PM
The Clippers' last lengthy trip of the regular season could amount to an extended scouting mission.
Three of the teams they'll play on the five-game trip — Dallas, Houston and Phoenix — are possible first-round playoff opponents, though a...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:53 AM
The Clippers are embarking on another long trip, which includes five games over eight days.
This trip could have a bearing on what position the Clippers finish in the Western Conference playoff picture.
They will start with a game in New Orleans...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Wayne Simmonds was a huge fan favorite when he played for the Kings, who chose him in the second round — 61st overall — in the 2007 entry draft.
In his best season, 2009-10, he had 16 goals and 40 points — and...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:48 PM
Joe Johnson had 22 points, including a tying layup in regulation and the go-ahead three-pointer in overtime, and the red-hot Brooklyn Nets beat the Dallas Mavericks, 107-104, Sunday night in Jason Kidd's return to Dallas as a coach.
The Nets swept the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 3:20 PM
A foreign legion?
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni, on the need for his team's young players to prove themselves in the final stages of a lost season: "This is their future. This is not just, 'Oh, we're having a bad year.' No, your next stop is Europe, so it'...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Reinforcements arrived for the Lakers at a time when they could exchange their entire roster for the Western Conference All-Stars and it wouldn't matter.
Their season is pretty much done.
On the bright side, Steve Nash may not be.
| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:45 PM
Lance Stephenson scored 25 points and the Indiana Pacers rallied from an early deficit to beat Philadelphia, 99-90, on Monday night, handing the 76ers their franchise-record 21st straight loss.
Paul George had 24 points for the Pacers, who staked the...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:31 PM
Shawn Marion scored 19 points, Vince Carter had 18 and the Dallas Mavericks beat Oklahoma City, 109-86, on Sunday night, ending a seven-game regular-season losing streak to the Thunder.
Kevin Durant scored 30 points for Oklahoma City, his 26th...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder 131 - Lakers 102 (end of regulation)
The Thunder got easy revenge on Thursday night, defeating the Lakers 131-102 in Oklahoma City.
On Sunday, the Lakers upset the Thunder 114-110, behind a career-high 42 points from Jodie Meeks....