| May 31, 2014
| 8:50 PM
With his team well within striking distance at halftime Saturday night, Coach Gregg Popovich made a strategic decision.
San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker was experiencing soreness in his left ankle, so Popovich opted to keep the team’s...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:40 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Mark Rosner, The Sports Xchange
EditorsNote: NBA Finals folo Behind veterans, Spurs will be favorites to repeat
SAN ANTONIO -- They never felt obligated to explain themselves in great detail, the San Antonio Spurs' coach and the...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
After two challenging seasons, Mike D'Antoni has stepped down as coach of the Lakers.
The Lakers, coming off their worst season (27-55) since moving to Los Angeles in 1960, said they will begin their coaching search immediately. What kind of coach...
| May 20, 2014
| 5:26 PM
There is no doubt. Kevin Ollie is a UConn guy. Kevin Ollie is an NBA guy.
The more profound question as we await a formal announcement on a new five-year contract for the coach of the basketball national champions is this: Is Kevin Ollie a college guy?...
| May 7, 2014
| 12:33 PM
Lakers center Pau Gasol says he will give priority to title contenders as the countdown to his free agency continues.
“I’m not ruling anything out,” said Gasol, speaking in Spanish during a video interview with Spanish sports website...
| May 8, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The Clippers have some adjustments to make after the Oklahoma City Thunder tied their second-round playoff series at one game apiece with a convincing 112-101 victory on Wednesday.
While the Clippers whittled down what was a 20-point deficit to 12, the...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Pau Gasol spent his final day ever at the Lakers' training facility on Thursday, yet again.
Trade rumors never managed to whisk him off to seemingly every NBA team the last few years.
So now Gasol has all the leverage, becoming a free agent in July....
| Apr 18, 2014
| 7:45 PM
There were plenty of items to pluck from Mitch Kupchak’s 41-minute meeting with reporters Friday, first and foremost the lack of a timetable for a decision on Coach Mike D’Antoni’s future.
“Mike is under contract for two more...
| May 9, 2014
| 1:01 PM
The NBA on Friday announced the appointment of Richard Parsons as interim CEO of the Clippers.
Formerly a chairman with Citigroup and Time Warner, Parsons will represent the Clippers as the franchise goes through the process of finding a new owner, on...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Danny Granger became almost an afterthought for Coach Doc Rivers and the Clippers in the team's first-round series against the Golden State Warriors.
If he can find his jump shot, Granger could play a significant role in the second round as the Clippers...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Here are five takeaways from the Oklahoma City Thunder's 105-104 come-from-behind victory over the Clippers on Tuesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals:
1. Chris Paul will want to cover his eyes when...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Kevin Durant crossed over Jared Dudley so easily for a layup that you wondered why the Clippers had Dudley in the game.
I think we can be a terrific defensive team.
Serge Ibaka made so many uncontested jumpers that you questioned whether the...