| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:09 AM
After the coffee. Before trying to score Dodgers-Cardinals tickets.
The Skinny: Even I'm starting to feel sorry for the New York Giants, and I'm a die-hard Washington Redskins fan. It's Friday so let's make this fast and furious. Today's roundup...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:47 PM
In the battle of Magic Johnson versus Bill Simmons, a winner has emerged — and the former Lakers star is leaving ESPN.
Johnson said Thursday that he feels a "strong connection" to the sports network but that he has other priorities that will...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:49 PM
Now for some more good news. It just doesn’t stop for the Dodgers, unless possibly in the opener Friday of the National League Championship Series.
For today, though, all is well. A confident Dodgers bunch is in St. Louis with two of the best...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:21 PM
Magic Johnson has opted to step down from his position as ESPN analyst.
"I love ESPN. Unfortunately, due to the nature of my schedule and other commitments, I don't feel confident that I can continue to devote the time needed to thrive in my role," said...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 7:08 AM
The Lakers' preseason got underway with a win and a loss.
Newcomer Xavier Henry made a strong first impression in a 104-95 win over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday.
The following night, the Lakers lost 97-88 to the Denver Nuggets, losing...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:17 AM
It wasn't much of a surprise when Dwight Howard left the Lakers in July to join the Houston Rockets.
Howard never seemed truly happy as a Laker, and the Rockets were a natural destination.
According to Howard, his former Orlando Magic coach, Stan...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 9:09 PM
What is usually a raucous beginning feels like an awkward ending.
For the first time in 14 years, when the Lakers open training camp Saturday they will be taking the floor in the middle of a Dodgers town.
The domination of buzz that began with the...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 10:40 AM
The Lakers' odds of winning the 2014 NBA title took a tumble with the exodus of center Dwight Howard.
According to gambling website Bovada, the Lakers are a 40-1 shot to win the championship next season.
The team's odds on June 21 were 22-1 while...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Eric Bledsoe was the centerpiece of a three-team trade in which the Clippers traded the backup point guard to the Phoenix Suns and acquired shooting guard J.J. Redick from the Milwaukee Bucks in a sign-and-trade.
Redick has agreed to a four-deal worth...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 8:25 PM
To hardly anyone's surprise, All-Star point guard Chris Paul told the basketball world on Monday that he was going to re-sign with the Clippers.
He went on his @CP3 Twitter account early Monday to announce his return, saying, "I'm IN!!!#CLIPPERSNATION."...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:38 PM
The Lakers waived veteran point guard Chris Duhon on Saturday, according to a team release.
Duhon would have earned $3.75 million for the coming season had the Lakers kept him under contract into July.
Instead, Duhon will receive $1.5 million of his...