| May 21, 2014
| 3:54 PM
After the Lakers were assigned the seventh pick in the June NBA draft during Tuesday's draft lottery, the team can turn to filling its coaching vacancy.
Mike Dunleavy met Wednesday with General Manager Mitch Kupchak to interview for the job, according...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:20 PM
The Lakers are slowly moving toward finding a new head coach. Very slowly.
"I would not anticipate hiring a coach in the next two or three weeks," Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak said Wednesday during a conference call with reporters.
| May 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
On Tuesday, Byron Scott interviewed with the Lakers for the team's open head coaching position.
"To say the least, I thought it was a perfect fit," Scott said Thursday on ESPN LA radio to Max Kellerman and Marcellus Wiley.
Scott said he met with...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:28 AM
Why won't Florida Gators basketball coach Billy Donovan shut the door on the NBA?
I'll tell you why: Because he is intrigued by the league, because he is a fan of the league and because his friends tell him he would be a success in the league.
| May 30, 2014
| 6:20 PM
MIAMI—Lance Stephenson expected he’d get special treatment from Heat fans on Friday night.
And it didn’t take long for the Indiana Pacers guard to hear plenty of jeering when he stepped on the court for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:09 PM
Pat Riley trademarked the term three-peat back when he coached the Lakers. Now, the Heat executive is hoping to accomplish one, something even those Showtime-era teams couldn't.
In fact, only the Minneapolis Lakers from 1952-54, the Celtics with eight...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Being a Spurs fan took on a whole new meaning during Game 1 of the NBA Finals when the spectators were reduced to fanning themselves with programs and their hands when the air conditioning in the AT&T Center broke early in the first half.
| Jun 12, 2014
| 5:23 AM
| May 3, 2014
| 6:03 PM
In Chicago, reasonable people would agree only one head coach commands more respect than Tom Thibodeau. He wears a mustache and two Stanley Cup championship rings that distinguish him.
In the NBA, in terms of reputation, only two head coaches compare to...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:07 PM
The Lakers plan to interview numerous candidates to fill their coaching vacancy, including several former pro coaches.
George Karl, Jeff Van Gundy, Kurt Rambis and Byron Scott are just four of the names on an ever-growing list the Lakers have compiled...
| May 2, 2014
| 12:51 PM
Who will be the next coach of the Lakers?
According to oddsmaker Betfair Sportsbook, Steve Kerr and Derek Fisher could be the favorites.
Kerr was given even odds, despite ongoing negotiations with team President Phil Jackson of the New York Knicks....
| May 1, 2014
| 8:27 AM
With the resignation of Coach Mike D'Antoni on Wednesday, speculation is rampant about who the next coach of the Lakers will be. Who do you think it will be? A look at some of the candidates:
• John Calipari. Current job: University of Kentucky....