| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:42 PM
The NBA Christmas jerseys are here! Just in time for ... well, you know.
While the special short-sleeved (rather than the traditional sleeveless) jerseys with the extra-large team logos won't be worn on-court until Dec. 25, they are already available...
| 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...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 6:12 PM
LeBron James was watching the Lakers play Memphis last week when Kobe Bryant suffered a left knee fracture.
"I saw exactly when it happened and I didn't think he was gong to return to that game when it happened, but he did, so I didn't think too much...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:06 PM
An NBA season isn't just a story that writes itself. It's also kind enough to touch on every genre.
There's the fantasy of LeBron James and what he might do with the ball, the romance of Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets. There's the mystery of what...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In a town where perception is reality, get ready for a season of the surreal.
The Lakers aren't the Lakers. The Clippers aren't the Clippers.
Kobe Bryant isn't Kobe Bryant. Steve Nash isn't Steve Nash. The Buss aura isn't the Buss aura.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
LeBron James got his third ring, or maybe you didn't notice that he married his longtime girlfriend over the summer.
The Miami Heat is still waiting for its vows.
With James able to opt out of his contract as soon as June, there's a lot more at...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Less than a month ago, there were many reasons to highlight Friday's schedule on the NBA calendar and look forward to the Lakers facing the Clippers.
Kobe Bryant was nearing full stride after returning from an Achilles' tendon injury. Chris Paul was his...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:18 PM
NEW YORK — Jared Dudley is frustrated with his play.
He's so frustrated that Dudley said he would "bench" himself for his poor play.
That's probably not going to happen, but after going one for seven from the field, one for four from three-point...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Kobe Bryant now has something else to use as motivation on social media.
The Lakers guard -- whose "1225" Twitter avatar is presumably a reference to a pair of perceived slights by ESPN, which rated the Lakers the 12th-best team in the Western...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 5:33 PM
The Lakers are one of the top three-point shooting teams in the NBA.
Prior to Tuesday night's games, the Lakers were third overall at 40.2% from three-point range -- behind the Golden State Warriors (41.7%) and Portland Trail Blazers (41.5%).