| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:03 PM
Suns match second-best mark for non-playoff team
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- The Phoenix Suns are headed home after winning 48 games in rookie coach Jeff Hornacek's first season.
Even so, they would like to think that the NBA's second-most successful non-...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 7:37 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced its incoming group that includes former NBA stars Alonzo Mourning, Mitch Richmond and coach Gary Williams.
Coach Nolan Richardson and the Immaculata AIAW national...
| Apr 8, 2014
The NBA needs to create its own Hall of Fame. This annual headspin of who gets into the Basketball Hall of Fame is way past old.
This year's crop of snubs underscores the discombobulated nature of how hoop legends are immortalized. Mitch Richmond gets...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
After leaving SAG-AFTRA in limbo for the past two months, the National Basketball Players Assn. has told the performers union and top exec David White to wait some more.
The NBPA has decided to relaunch its search process, two months after making White,...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 6:59 PM
The Phoenix Suns have been like an eight-minute miler who stayed with the elite pack in a marathon through Mile 18. They're fading a bit now, needing a late push to cross the finish line among the top runners.
Either way, it's been quite the rush for...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 1:47 PM
SACRAMENTO--Assemblyman Steven Bradford (D-Gardena) was at the White House on Thursday for the unveiling of President Obama's new program to help young men of color.
The initiative, called "My Brother's Keeper," brings together government agencies,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway were among 10 finalists announced Friday for the Basketball Hall of Fame class of 2014.
Mourning, a seven-time NBA All-Star, appears on the final ballot for the first time. He will look to be inducted with his former...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The White House has released this list of expected attendees at Tuesday’s state dinner in honor of France.
The President and Mrs. Obama
His Excellency Francois Hollande, president of French Republic Mr. J.J. Abrams, Pacific Palisades, CA
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:55 PM
A spokesman for a large labor group active in enrolling uninsured people in the California's new healthcare insurance marketplace said his organization has been encouraged by the early reaction to Obamacare.
The comments came as initial enrollment...
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:00 PM
SACRAMENTO — There is hope for the rundown downtown here, and for the hometown basketball team. The Sacramento Kings were as good as gone in January, when rich boys from Seattle put up half a billion dollars to load the team into a moving van headed...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:16 PM
SACRAMENTO — This has been All-Star week in major league baseball. It's also the week when a treasure of memorabilia is being auctioned from the estate of the late pitching great Warren Spahn.
Combine the two subjects — the All-Star game and...
| May 1, 2013
| 4:48 PM
SACRAMENTO — There's an emotional risk to falling in love with a local pro sports team, because it can cheat on you. It can walk out and take up with another city.
An owner sees greener pastures — more dollars — and jumps the fence....