| Feb 8, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, joking about why he signed Sasha Vujacic: "He made some shots against us when he was a Laker and I felt like if I could sign him and bench him and never play him again that that would be terrific for me."...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 8:33 PM
When: 12:30 PST
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: Channel 7; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 18-32; Bulls 24-25.
Record vs. Bulls: 0-1.
Update: The Lakers lost at Chicago last month, 102-100, when Mike Dunleavy found Taj Gibson for an...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:42 PM
For much of our adult lives, the Lakers have been the toast of the town. That's why the anguish is so understandable now that they are merely toast.
But in the midst of all the noise, have we not missed some of the more salient points? Are we so...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 10:50 PM
CHICAGO — The Lakers found a new way to lose, if that's even possible anymore.
They played well enough for 52 minutes and 59.1 seconds but the final 0.9 was a killer for them, an inbounds pass leading to an open layup that meant a 102-100 overtime...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 4:19 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY AT PORTLAND, 7 p.m. PST Tuesday. TV: NBA TV.
Neil Olshey can never get enough credit. The Mike Dunleavy protégé turned the Clippers into big winners and now has built the Portland Trail Blazers into a Western Conference...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:00 PM
When it ended, 3 hours and 9 minutes after it began, cramps ripped through Jameer Nelson’s legs.
So much adrenaline coursed through Tobias Harris after so many ups-and-downs, so many twists-and-turns that Harris thought he could’ve played an...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 6:44 AM
Now that the waste of time called the NBA All-Star break is over, the real season can resume.
The trade rumor season.
The Carmelo-Anthony-to-the-Bulls season.
While there have been stories about Anthony’s considering the Bulls as a free...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:45 PM
It’s a gray, snowy afternoon in Auburn Hills, Mich. And yet, the inbox still works.
The Bulls are going to have to make a push for Melo this offseason, right? --Philip K.
Ah, the Carmelo Anthony question. Here’s what it would take to...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Free-throw shooters, both good and bad, have unique routines.
From the moment the whistle blows and they know they are about to step to the line, some players focus all their mental energy on placing themselves in the practice gym or backyard. They...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Derrick Rose is coming back to play his first real game in 18 months.
But he is not bringing another superstar with him. Drive home safely, Chicago.
Rose has looked terrific in exhibition games, attacking the basket as fearlessly as we remember and...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:09 AM
I have received several angry emails from people who don’t particularly care for the “We’re Not Going To Tank’’ Bandwagon that I’ve organized as I encourage the Bulls to drive toward the draft lottery.