| Jul 27, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Steve Nash will pursue his love of soccer this off-season, trying out for Inter Milan with hopes of joining the franchise for the Guinness International Champions Cup.
"It's a dream come true to get a chance to try out, not just to try out but to take...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Fans of the New York Knicks are helping get Spike Lee's mysterious movie financed.
Lee's offer of courtside seats for a New York Knicks game has turned out to be the main driver for his Kickstarter campaign to fund his untitled film.
As of 6 p.m. PDT...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Ketchup Entertainment has acquired Evan Jackson Leong's "Linsanity" and will release the documentary on Oct. 4.
The Jeremy Lin doc, which premiered at Sundance, will launch in Boston, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco along with 10 to 15 other...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Dwight Howard's deciding factor to join the Houston Rockets instead of return to the Los Angeles Lakers came down to new teammate Chandler Parsons.
Yep, the 6-foot-9 sharpshooter was relentless in requesting that the All-Star center and former defensive...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 8:06 PM
The Houston Rockets landed their franchise center in Dwight Howard, who left the Lakers last week as a free agent.
"It's huge. It's really important for us," Jeremy Lin said Sunday at the Steve Nash Showdown. "When you talk about a franchise player or...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Shaquille O'Neal has always been hard on center Dwight Howard. With Howard leaving the Lakers for the Houston Rockets, O'Neal was certain to get his jabs in quickly.
"It was expected," said O'Neal of Howard's defection during a news conference...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:35 AM
As I had previously analyzed the situation in my column, Dwight Howard is leaving the Lakers to sign with the Houston Rockets. This signing dramatically alters the power dynamic in the NBA.
My prediction was not based on any inside knowledge, but an...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 8:47 PM
The Houston Rockets have a trade lined up with the Portland Trail Blazers to send them Thomas Robinson, last year's fifth overall pick in the draft.
The Rockets are preparing to make a serious pitch to Lakers center Dwight Howard when the free-agent...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Writers from around the Tribune Co. will predict whether free agent Dwight Howard will re-sign with the Lakers or move on to another team. Feel free to join the conversation with a comment of your own.
Ben Bolch, Los Angeles Times
If Dwight Howard...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:00 AM
SHANGHAI — Basketball-crazed countries around the world tuned in to see the Miami Heat beat the San Antonio Spurs in a tense Game 7 of the NBA Finals last week. Now, league officials are hoping audiences in China, its largest international market,...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 11:05 PM
Without the reassuring voice of Jerry Buss, the late Lakers owner whose eleventh-hour phone call prevented Kobe Bryant from going to the Clippers in 2004, the Lakers are turning to two veterans to help keep Dwight Howard in Los Angeles.
| Jun 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Hollywood studios see their box office future in China, but the National Basketball Assn. has beat them there. The hoops-crazed country is the NBA's biggest overseas market. But the league is not resting, working to build on its popularity -- begun...