| Apr 11, 2014
| 5:05 PM
ATLANTA -- Dominique Wilkins hopes young fans take the time to learn about Lou Hudson.
Wilkins says they'll discover “Sweet Lou” was one of the best shooting guards in NBA history.
Hudson, the smooth-shooting Hawks star who averaged more...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Dwight Howard was back in Los Angeles, this time to play against his former team.
He had a dress rehearsal a few months ago against the Clippers that didn't go well -- Howard was booed incessantly and his team lost badly -- but he'll go against the...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Jeremy Lin may no longer be an NBA starter. At least not all the time.
Or, to use the terminology of Houston Coach Kevin McHale, Lin is now one of "two starting point guards" for the Rockets, along with second-year player Patrick Beverley.
| Apr 26, 2009
You may not know it, but the guy who brought you death by teddy-bear-stuffing on "Nip/Tuck" spent his high school and college years belting show tunes like "Put on a Happy Face" in "Bye Bye Birdie."
So it's no wonder that his latest series, "Glee,"...
| Nov 6, 2009
In the spring of 1979, Earvin "Magic" Johnson and his Michigan State team faced off against Larry Bird and his undefeated Indiana State squad to decide the collegiate basketball championship. Johnson and the Spartans prevailed in a game that introduced...
| Jun 14, 2009
The headline over a science story in The Times this week read, "In a Universe of Wonders, Remembering to Be Awed." That reminded me of a conversation I had when I covered the Showtime Lakers 20 years ago.
Bill Dwyre, the sports editor, summoned me to his...