| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:07 PM
The core of LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard and Nicolas Batum is approaching Big Three status.
Newcomers Mo Williams, Thomas Robinson and Dorell Wright have added quality depth that was missing last season.
Shooting guard Wesley...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:03 PM
When: 6:30 PST
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 9-8, Trail Blazers 13-3.
Record vs. Trail Blazers (2012-13): 3-1.
Update: The Lakers have a tough time winning in Portland (3-12...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:20 AM
The Lakers climbed back to .500 (7-7) after a perfect 2-0 record throughout Week 4.
So far this season, the Lakers have won on the road just once in five tries, although three were on the second night of back-to-backs.
Week 5 presents three away games...
| Nov 24, 2013
OAKLAND, Calif. Fast approaching panic stage, the Golden State Warriors' health situation received a much-needed shot of positivism Saturday night the return of Stephen Curry.
Curry's return wasn't enough to deliver a win, however, as the surprising...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 11:07 PM
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 27 points, Wesley Matthews had 24 and the Portland Trail Blazers defeated the Brooklyn Nets, 108-98, Monday night at New York for their seventh consecutive victory.
Damian Lillard had 19 points and nine assists, and the Trail...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first 12 of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than five (New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Minnesota Timberwolves and Utah...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 1:06 AM
PORTLAND, Ore. — The door to the visitors' locker room inside the Rose Garden remained closed long after the Portland Trail Blazers throttled the Orlando Magic 97-83 Thursday night.
So much needed to be said.
For almost 30 minutes, players —...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 11:34 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — The Orlando Magic finally have a signature win, and it doesn’t matter to them that they needed to hang on for their basketball lives at the very end.
They ventured into one of the toughest venues in the NBA, dominated a...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Surrounded by family and friends at his mother's East Baltimore home last Thursday, Will Barton became increasingly confused.
It was the end of the first round of the NBA Draft and his name had yet to be called. It didn't make sense, he thought. After...
| Jan 21, 2012
Rodney Stuckey finished with 28 points and the Detroit Pistons held on for a 94-91 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers.
Tayshaun Prince added 17 points for the Pistons, who ended a four-game slide. They have won only twice in their last 12 games, but...