| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:01 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first eight of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings and Utah Jazz but not as good...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 12:33 PM
If Kobe Bryant can win a sixth title, he'll match Michael Jordan's count.
While the debate of who is the best player of all time is quite subjective, it's fun to mull over.
Jordan added a little fuel to the fire with his comments promoting the NBA...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 4:45 PM
It's like a onetime studio head at Paramount acknowledging that Universal has a better slate of films this year.
Or a legendary Disneyland ride engineer conceding that Knott's Berry Farm is now the place to go for thrills.
James Worthy admits it:...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 10:47 PM
The Memphis Grizzlies have hired Vermillion native Duane Ticknor as an assistant on new head coach Dave Joerger’s staff.
Ticknor, a former Sioux Falls Skyforce assistant, spent last season as head coach of the NBA Development League’s...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The last Clippers fans saw of DeAndre Jordan, he was making his usual fourth-quarter playoff moves.
Turning his head to watch teammates run up the court. Readjusting in his seat whenever the urge struck. Standing up during timeouts.
It's tough to earn...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 11:25 AM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Mike Miller had several teams interested in his 3-point shooting as a possible missing link for a long playoff run. It didn’t take him long to figure out where he wanted to be: Memphis.
The sharp-shooting Miller said...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 12:17 PM
Orlando Magic owner Rich DeVos is the second-richest owner in the NBA behind Paul Allen of the Portland Trail Blazers, according to Forbes Magazine.
Forbes published its list of the "Richest 400 Americans” on Monday, which included owners of 31...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is wearing a protective boot on his injured right foot, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.
Red Sox Manager John Farrell said an MRI exam on Saturday morning showed inflammation and...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The Lakers signed free agent guard Xavier Henry on Thursday, according to General Manager Mitch Kupchak.
Henry was originally drafted by the Memphis Grizzlies in 2010 with the 12th overall pick. He was traded in 2012 to the New Orleans Hornets (now...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The Lakers have been linked to free agent guard/forward Xavier Henry, according to the Twitter feeds of two ESPN Los Angeles reporters.
Hearing the same. Set to be a camp invitee. RT @ramonashelburne Lakers have a level of interest in Xavier Henry, from...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:11 PM
Lamar Odom's arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence Friday morning was the latest in a series of grim developments that could endanger the veteran free agent's hopes of returning to the NBA.
The former Clippers and Lakers star refused to...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Lakers forward/Center Pau Gasol is currently in Madrid with the Spanish national team.
Gasol, currently recovering from procedures to heal tendonosis in both knees, watched his squad defeat France at the Palacio de los Deportes on Friday, 85-76, in a...