| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:15 PM
I worry Charles Barkley might have the Clippers pegged correctly as "fool's gold."
Good to know, though, Barkley has already pronounced the Lakers goners, and here they were Wednesday night pulling a Lazarus while Utah was digging a hole for itself....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 10:42 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — The Clippers' biggest sweetheart needs to get nastier.
Drive to the basket as if his defender has just made a Kardashian joke.
Use his superior length to bury teams under a flurry of floaters.
Stop passing up shots instead of...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Twitter has become an integral part of the NBA experience. Fans are able to reach out to their favorite players — although they don't always come with the greatest of intentions.
On Sunday, Jimmy Kimmel aired a segment entitled "Mean Tweets: NBA...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 12:05 AM
Everywhere the Lakers' reserves looked, they seemed to be outnumbered by their Clippers counterparts.
There was Ronny Turiaf taking a bounce pass from Chris Paul and soaring for a two-handed dunk.
There was Eric Bledsoe driving into the lane for a...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 11:13 PM
The best pro basketball team in Los Angeles isn't thinking much about tomorrow. It's having too much fun with today.
But tomorrow, also known as Grant Hill, sat behind the Clippers bench Wednesday night, looking dapper in a light brown sport coat and...
| Apr 30, 2013
Vinny Del Negro playfully bulled his way through a scrum of reporters Monday afternoon to reach a designated interview area, showing more toughness than any of his players had the previous six days.
Were you watching, DeAndre Jordan?
Did you take...
| May 3, 2013
| 11:31 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Bring on the next bunch of disappointing, underachieving, gagging local athletes.
And so it goes with our Trojans, Lakers, Clippers and even the Bruins losing their last three.
So much promise, raised expectations and then a...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 11:30 PM
Oh me, oh my. Finally, the payoff.
And I'm not even talking about Chris Paul's exhilarating, awesome, magical, 93-91 game-winner.
I begin with Lamar Odom, who is my favorite athlete, and apparently Blake Griffin's as well. Griffin has come running off...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:36 PM
The Lakers Pau Gasol tells ESPN that he's not sure the Lakers will keep him past the trade deadline. And a roundup of Lakers news....
| Feb 19, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Five things to watch in Lakers' game at the Phoenix Suns....
| Feb 19, 2012
| 4:38 PM
-- T.J. Simers talks to Coach Mike Brown and executive Jim Buss about how the Times columnist thinks the Lakers are boring. -- The Times' Mike Bresnahan focuses on the Lakers' struggles on the road. -- The Orange County Register's Janis Carr explains...