| Jun 27, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Sorry, Nerlens Noel and Ben McLemore.
Anthony Bennett was the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night and the Brooklyn Nets were the top story after agreeing to a trade with the Boston Celtics that could leave the Miami Heat's Big Three feeling...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 3:37 PM
It took almost two weeks of wrangling, but the Clippers finally got their coach when the NBA on Tuesday approved a deal for Doc Rivers to come to L.A. from the Boston Celtics.
Once all the details and language of Rivers’ contract were worked out...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Clippers guard Chauncey Billups won the first Twyman-Stokes Award as the NBA's best teammate, the league announced Sunday.
Billups was selected in a vote by NBA players, who were asked to choose the best teammate based on "selfless play, on- and off-...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The NBA has cast doubt on the proposed trade between the Clippers and Boston Celtics because a coach cannot be traded for a player under the collective bargaining agreement, said a person familiar with the talks who was not authorized to speak publicly on...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Jerry Buss, the longtime owner of the Lakers whose penchant for showmanship helped turn the game of basketball into “Showtime” and who led the team to 10 NBA championships, died Monday. He was 80.
A self-made millionaire who built his...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 5:27 PM
Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert has been fined $75,000 by the NBA for using a gay slur during his postgame news conference Saturday night.
Hibbert responded "no homo" to a question after the Pacers' 91-77 victory over the Miami Heat forced a...
| May 31, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Chris "Birdman" Andersen will be grounded for one game after the NBA suspended the Heat power forward for his part in an altercation with Pacers power forward Tyler Hansbrough in Game 5 Thursday night in Miami.
In announcing the suspension, Stu Jackson,...
| May 1, 2013
| 4:48 PM
SACRAMENTO — There's an emotional risk to falling in love with a local pro sports team, because it can cheat on you. It can walk out and take up with another city.
An owner sees greener pastures — more dollars — and jumps the fence....
| Mar 3, 2013
Jerry Buss may be gone, but Jerry Buss hasn't gone anywhere.
Jerry Buss may have died on Feb. 18 at age 80, but Jerry Buss lives.
When watching the Lakers makes you howl, when watching the NBA makes you smile, when watching anything in professional...
| Mar 3, 2013
Jerry Buss brought 10 championships to Los Angeles with the Lakers and along the way he altered the way people experience professional sports.
"He changed the whole way that we went to a game: the Laker Girls, the whole fan experience, A-list people...
| Mar 3, 2013
The frozen fields of Wyoming came first. Long before the championship trophies. Before the glitz and glamour. Jerry Buss was still a teenager, digging ditches beside his stepfather, when he dreamed of bigger things.
It was youthful ambition — a...