| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Just days after tapes were leaked of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling uttering racist comments, the NBA came down hard on the longtime owner.
Commissioner Adam Silver levied a lifetime ban and fined Sterling the maximum allowable amount of $2.5...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 9:04 PM
In his more than three decades on the federal bench, U.S. District Judge Milton Shadur has developed a reputation as a high-minded expert in the law, often peppering his rulings with somewhat obscure literary references to everything from Shakespeare to...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Danté Exum moved away from home at 15 years old, leaving his family in Melbourne, Australia, to train at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra.
The A.I.S. basketball team traveled to China, to the United States and to Europe to find decent...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Joakim Noah’s breakthrough season received another accolade Wednesday.
Already honored as the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year and leading vote-getter for the All-Defense team, Noah earned first-team All-NBA status with Kevin Durant,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 6:49 PM
The Los Angeles Clippers are not on the market just yet, but the prospect has the city, and the monied people who like to own Big Things, buzzing about who might become the next boss of one of pro basketball's most star-crossed, and now promising,...
| May 9, 2014
In his massive and utterly definitive biography, "Michael Jordan: The Life," Roland Lazenby wastes no time establishing his subject's significance. "The convergence of culture and technology," he writes in the prologue, "had thrust him into this...
| May 29, 2014
| 6:04 PM
They won't admit it, but privately NBC will be rooting for the Blackhawks to pull off the comeback against the Kings this weekend.
Having the Hawks in the Stanley Cup Final is huge for NBC. Not as much with the Kings.
With the Rangers and Kings...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:41 PM
Is the hypocritical blame train full yet on this messy Don Sterling racist controversy?
David Stern? Check. Fellow owners in the NBA? Yes, sir. NAACP? Yep. An A-list of NBA superstars, including Michael Jordan and LeBron James? Sure thing. Every Los...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:40 AM
The Balboa Bay Volleyball Club was started in 1975 in the small gym at the Balboa Bay Club.
Since that time, with hundreds of great athletes, Balboa Bay players have enjoyed tremendous success through their high school programs, throughout their college...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:42 PM
There was only the slightest hint of musculature in LeBron James' arms when Tim Duncan carried the San Antonio Spurs to their first NBA title.
The moment was so long ago that Duncan used a hand-held camcorder to document the celebration. James, watching...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 9:59 PM
Rod Higgins resigned as the Charlotte Hornets' president of basketball operations, the team announced in a press release Thursday night.
General manager Rich Cho is the new head of basketball operations, reporting to team chairman Michael Jordan and...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Lawyers for NBA legend Michael Jordan are crying foul on a veteran federal judge overseeing his multimillion-dollar lawsuit against Dominick's food stores, claiming the judge has shown bias by likening the former Bulls superstar to a greedy “hog&...