| Feb 8, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Kate Upton, the model best known for gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue, received a marriage proposal Friday night, but it wasn't from boyfriend Justin Verlander, the hard-throwing pitcher from the Detroit Tigers.
| Feb 2, 2014
| 7:59 PM
BOSTON — Rajon Rondo waited more than a year to celebrate playing in a victory.
Rondo made 9 of 11 shots and finished with season highs of 19 points and 10 assists while helping Boston end a four-game losing streak with a 96-89 victory over the...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 3:54 PM
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San Antonio Spurs guard Manu Ginobili, on his foot bursting through the side of his custom Nikes during a game against Detroit, forcing him to put on a new pair: "I don't know what happened. I stopped and my foot kept going. It just...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:09 PM
The Clippers returned home for the first time since Jan. 16, fresh off a successful seven-game, 11-day trip that took them to some of the coldest parts of the country.
They met the challenge of playing hard in the final game in Milwaukee on Monday,...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:22 PM
At 16-30, the Lakers are currently tied with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 24th-25th place.
That's a difficult place to be with 36 games left to play during the 2013-14 NBA season.
"The great group of guys that we have, guys that are not willing to quit,...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:40 PM
Tracy McGrady is trading in the hardwood for the baseball diamond.
McGrady, 34, announced his retirement from the NBA in August, but the seven-time All-Star is trying to keep his athletic career alive as a pitcher with the Sugar Land (Texas) Skeeters of...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 11:24 AM
After playing 10 of their last 12 games on the road, the Lakers (18-32) will play their next six at Staples Center.
In addition to a long list of injuries, the Lakers have had a difficult schedule with 29 games on the road, where they're 10-19. At...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 7:37 PM
LeBron James knows that what's in the best interest of the NBA is usually in his best interest, which probably is why he complied with the league's request to wear a clear mask to protect his broken nose Saturday night rather than the cooler-looking black...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Kevin Durant had 36 points to offset Tony Parker's season-high 37, and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder survived a testy 111-105 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night, their third win this season over the defending Western Conference...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Another disastrous third quarter led to the latest demise of the Lakers (16-28), who fell 114-105 to the lowly Magic (12-32) in Orlando on Friday night.
Forward Tobias Harris was a force for the Magic, finishing with 28 points and 20 rebounds. Former...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 12:41 PM
NEW YORK -- Kobe Bryant has played only six games this season. He's well aware of it.
He's eager to increase his workout regimen back in Los Angeles this week after the Lakers' seven-game trip comes to a close.
"I'll finally do more things than just...