| Jan 1, 2014
| 10:13 PM
DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points, Kyle Lowry had 13 points and a season-high 14 assists and the Toronto Raptors extended their season-best winning streak to four games, defeating the league-leading Indiana Pacers, 95-82, Wednesday night in Toronto....
| Dec 31, 2013
| 2:13 PM
J.J. Redick walked onto the Clippers’ practice court Tuesday not wearing a cast, something Coach Doc Rivers said his shooting guard hasn’t worn in a week.
Rivers said Redick, who has been recovering from a broken right wrist and torn...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 3:33 PM
If the 2013 NBA draft was a wine vintage, retailers would already have their "Big Clearance Sale!" signs up to help make way for the highly anticipated crop next June.
The early returns from this season's rookie class indicate this was one of the...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:37 AM
With the Lakers' fourth loss in a row on Friday, a 105-103 defeat to the Jazz in Utah, the Lakers have dropped to 12th place in the Western Conference.
At 13-17, the Lakers are still 3 1/2 games behind the eighth-place Dallas Mavericks (16-13), but...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Basketball star Lamar Odom spoke out for the first time since he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence late last month, lashing out against his father on Twitter and saying he was going through a "dark time."
"How can a man who has...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:26 PM
The game between the San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves in Mexico City was postponed because of smoky conditions inside the arena Wednesday.
The game will be made up in Minnesota at a later date.
The arena was evacuated about 45 minutes...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 14, 2013
| 8:08 PM
The first real test of the Doc Rivers era has appeared, and it can appropriately be described in less than 140 characters.
Can the new Clippers coach practice the same toughness that he preaches?
Less than a month into his first season as the...
| 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...