| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:09 PM
How about a new coach?
The best Pau Gasol trade? Mike D'Antoni for any coach with enough common sense to find a way to make it work. Once again, D'Antoni being so wedded to a system has compromised his ability to maximize his...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:45 PM
The rash of injuries to Lakers point guards that has afflicted starters, backups and fill-ins alike struck Kobe Bryant on Thursday, the All-Star learning he will miss about six weeks with a broken bone in his left knee.
Bryant initially shrugged off the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The team survived the first 19 games of the season without Kobe Bryant, winning 10 while waiting for their All-Star guard to return from Achilles' tendon surgery.
Now Bryant is down with a knee injury that will knock him out for six more weeks.
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:10 PM
If the Lakers continue to founder this season, many will ask, "What's the point?" Lose enough games, fail to make the playoffs and drop into one of the richest draft lotteries talent-wise in years.
For now, though, the question is: Who's the point?...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 2:58 PM
Two of the main reasons Mike Dunleavy spurned more money elsewhere to sign with the Bulls last summer were to play with Derrick Rose and for a winner.
Playing with Rose, at least for the first half of Dunleavy's two-year, $6.5 million deal, is gone. The...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:17 PM
As the Magic meet up again with Dwight Howard on Sunday, we rank the best and worst trades in the franchise's 25-year history:
1.Pawning of Stevie Franchise: Former Magic GM Otis Smith pulled off his best trade, persuading the New York...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 6:40 PM
All the talk centers on Kobe Bryant's possible return to game action Friday.
But who is the Lakers' point guard that night against Sacramento?
KOBE QUIZ: Do you really know the 'Black Mamba'?
Steve Nash hasn't played since Nov. 10, Steve Blake ended...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:25 PM
On Monday, Jordan Farmar received a platelet-rich plasma injection into his torn left hamstring.
The Lakers point guard was injured Sunday in a loss to the Portland Trail Blazers. Farmar played just 56 seconds before limping to the locker room....
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Jordan Farmar will miss approximately four weeks with a torn left hamstring, according to the Lakers.
Farmar played just 56 seconds against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night before asking to be pulled from the game. An MRI on Monday revealed...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Former Magic guard Chris Duhon was injured during a hit-and-run incident Saturday at a downtown Orlando parking garage, according to an Orlando police report.
Duhon and his brother-in-law, Julio Hernandez, were walking through the Plaza parking garage...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:48 PM
For the Miami Heat it was just another preseason week of the type of nonsense that leads up to what really matters:
Charles Barkley saying Greg Oden would be the key to this season; Steve Kerr reiterating his belief the Heat won't win the title,...