| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:35 PM
In the eyes of Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, if he had to choose any of his players who need some time off during this weekend's All-Star break, it would be Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan.
That's because Griffin and Jordan are playing heavy minutes and...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:45 PM
Participants for Saturday’s events in NBA All-Star weekend in New Orleans (TV: TNT, 5:30 p.m. PST):
Three-on-three basketball teams compete, using a current player, a legendary player and a WNBA player:
Eastern Conference: TEAM...
| Feb 14, 2014
Grammy jazz categories: An article about the Grammy Awards' jazz categories in the Jan. 19 Arts & Books section gave the last name of 1930s singer-trumpeter Valaida Snow as Smith.
Clippers and the West: In the Feb. 12 Sports section, a Clippers FYI...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:57 PM
Stephen Curry had 34 points and nine assists, Klay Thompson scored 22 points and the undermanned Golden State Warriors rallied from 16 points down in the first half to defeat the Chicago Bulls, 102-87, on Thursday night.
With big men Andrew Bogut and...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Maybe J.J. Redick could play with a sore right hip, but Clippers Coach Doc Rivers won’t give his starting shooting guard the chance to find out Wednesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Maybe Redick is healed enough to play through the...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Marreese Speights scored a career-high 32 points to hand his former a team a near-record setback, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Philadelphia 76ers, 123-80, Monday night in Oakland.
After losing, 123-78, to the Clippers on Sunday night at...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
at Utah 94, Miami 89:Marvin Williams scored 23 points and rookie Trey Burke hit a jump shot with 24 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
Trailing 87-79 after Williams hit two three-pointers,...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 6:44 PM
The Lakers were down to five healthy and eligible players Wednesday night when center Robert Sacre picked up his sixth personal foul, fueling hope for a struggling Cleveland team that it would play the final 31/2 minutes with a man advantage.
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Another former Laker has gotten an NBA job.
Sasha Vujacic, 29, winner of two championships with the Lakers, signed a 10-day contract with the Clippers on Monday.
Originally taken with the 27th overall pick in the 2004 NBA draft by the Lakers,...
| 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 5, 2014
| 11:25 PM
Tim Duncan scored a season-high 31 points Wednesday night before fouling out in the second overtime, and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Washington Wizards for an NBA-high 16th time in a row, holding on for a 125-118 victory at Washington.