| Jun 14, 2011
Race is wide open
Los Angeles Times
It would be easy to say the Heat will be the favorite.
It would be easy to say the Mavericks will repeat because they now have the know-how.
But in reality, it will be wide open.
The Heat, if they...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:00 PM
The Magic just didn't pay for Channing Frye's basketball services. They are paying him to run their daycare, too.
As any parent knows, finding the right person to watch your kids is money well spent.
You can't put a price on the maturity and...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 8:26 AM
In an expected move that makes the Orlando Magic even younger, the team waived 31-year-old power forward Jason Maxiell on Friday.
Maxiell’s salary of $2.5 million for the 2014-15 season was fully unguaranteed if the team (or a team that had...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Doc Rivers paused for a few seconds and smiled before he began talking about the Clippers' needs as the free-agency period begins.
The Clippers coach and president of basketball operations will make the final decision on all things Clippers and is the...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 11:09 PM
As expected, the Clippers made their first phone call to free-agent point guard Darren Collison when the NBA's free-agency period opened for business at 9:01 p.m. Pacific time Monday.
The Clippers made what was described as "just a cursory call" to...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The Clippers have some holes to fill.
They lost associate head coach Alvin Gentry when he agreed late Thursday to take the same position with the Golden State Warriors, said NBA officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.
| Jun 20, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Clippers forwards Danny Granger and Glen Davis have informed the team that they do not plan on opting in on their 2014-15 contracts, according to NBA officials.
Though Granger will become a free agent, there is mutual interest on both sides of him...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:14 PM
The Orlando Magic could carve out as much as $22.7 million in salary cap space for this summer’s free agency period.
But the team also could have as little as $11.1 million in cap space.
It all depends on what moves the Magic make — or...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Clippers' conversion from NBA franchise to Doc Rivers Inc. can be traced to the summer night their new coach sat across from their freakishly athletic center at a trendy Japanese restaurant in West Hollywood.
Over albacore tuna and yellowtail sushi,...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 3:55 PM
If there was any doubt that the first-round NBA playoff series between the Clippers and Golden State Warriors would be worthy of a daytime national television spot it was erased Saturday at Staples Center.
The game didn’t go down to the last...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:22 PM
Resoundingly and emphatically, the Clippers responded to the challenge presented to them in Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series by winning in historic fashion Monday night at Staples Center.
Blake Griffin answered the call with...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Can a bench be benched?
The Clippers essentially did it this season, signing, discarding and trading a variety of reserve players until finally arriving at the right combination …they hope.
Dying to add some punch to Jamal Crawford and Darren...