| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:44 PM
The Sports Xchange
NBA roundup: Cleamons expected to join Knicks' staff
The New York Knicks will add Jim Cleamons to new coach Derek Fisher's staff, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday.
Cleamons, a longtime NBA assistant, served on former Milwaukee...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The NBA schedule released Wednesday had something of a reunion tour feel to it for the Lakers and Clippers, each team playing familiar opponents on marquee dates.
The Lakers will open the season against the Houston Rockets on Tuesday, Oct. 28, at...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 4:37 PM
The Lakers will open the 2014-15 season on Tuesday, Oct. 28, when they play host to Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets at Staples Center.
The NBA released the full season schedule on Wednesday.
All-Star guard Kobe Bryant played in six games...
| Jun 27, 2014
The temptation is to call a national championship inevitable for Virginia baseball. The Cavaliers were too close this season, and they've been too exceptional for too long under coach Brian O'Connor.
So it's just a matter of time, right? Just a matter...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:55 PM
NBA general managers may have felt this week like siblings watching the stack of presents swell under the tree in the days before Christmas.
Look, there's LeBron James next to the electric train set!
Wow, that's Carmelo Anthony beneath the stockings!...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Byron Scott will take over as Lakers coach, replacing Mike D'Antoni who resigned in April, but who will join Scott on his bench?
Currently the Lakers have Johnny Davis, hired under D'Antoni last summer, still under contract for the coming season....
| Jul 1, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The Milwaukee Bucks made their hiring of Jason Kidd as coach official on Tuesday after finalizing a deal with the Brooklyn Nets.
The Nets received a second-round draft pick in 2015 and 2019 as compensation for Kidd, who spent one season as their coach...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:09 PM
The Lakers made their pitch to Carmelo Anthony on Thursday afternoon with a flash of Hollywood, an appeal to the future, and hope that a connection was made.
Then two of their officials hopped on a private jet and headed to Cleveland to meet with LeBron...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 8:05 PM
For a team whose most famous courtside fan is Jack Nicholson, going Hollywood comes easily and natural for the Lakers.
It's a more cumbersome role for the Bulls, and not just because the franchise is currently more associated with grit than glitz....
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:34 PM
Jeremy Lin invoked a biblical verse this week when the Houston Rockets unveiled massive banners showing free agent target Carmelo Anthony wearing Lin's No. 7 outside the Toyota Center.
Lin was technically still a Rocket, though he presumably would be...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 7:18 PM
LAS VEGAS — In an elegant essay Friday penned with senior writer Lee Jenkins for Sports Illustrated, LeBron James announced he's going home to the Cavaliers.
The Cavaliers are talented but young and unproven. The Heat, though they retained Chris...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 11:22 AM
All-Star forward Carmelo Anthony will exercise the opt-out clause in his New York Knicks contract and become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, a league source confirmed Sunday.
Multiple outlets also reported the expected development.