| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Baltimore basketball fans got a taste of something old and something new Thursday as the city hosted an NBA game for the first time since 1999.
The star attraction was Baltimore native Carmelo Anthony, playing professionally in his hometown for the...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Multiple reports have Derek Fisher and the New York Knicks finalizing a deal to make the former Lakers guard a well-paid head coach.
According to Yahoo Sports, Fisher could earn in the range of $25 million over five years. The Knicks, who have not...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 9:36 AM
NEW YORK -- For first-timers in their current roles, Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher are ready to lean on their experience to bring a championship to the New York Knicks.
“It's an honor to work alongside Phil Jackson, who is both a legend and friend...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Phil Jackson got his man. His second choice, anyway.
A few weeks after Steve Kerr spurned New York by choosing Golden State, Jackson reached an agreement Monday with Derek Fisher to coach the Knicks, a Lakers reunion officially beginning with a...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The Clippers have some holes to fill.
They lost associate head coach Alvin Gentry when he agreed late Thursday to take the same position with the Golden State Warriors, said NBA officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Former New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson has reached an agreement to become an assistant coach for the Clippers, The Times has confirmed.
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers, who is also president of basketball operations, also has interest in hiring former...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:00 PM
C.J. Wilcox recalled how he had "one of my worst workouts" with the Clippers, leaving the 6-foot-5 guard unsure if he had left the wrong impression.
Wilcox did not.
The Clippers looked at his body of work from playing four years at Washington as a...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 3:16 PM
San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich, on Chicago's Joakim Noah being considered a candidate for most valuable player alongside LeBron James and Kevin Durant: "They won't choose him as the MVP, but I think it's great that he's in the...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 7:54 AM
Metta World Peace had his contract bought out by the New York Knicks last month, at his request, because they wouldn't let him lead, not because he was spending a lot of time on the bench. That is what the former Lakers forward told the New York Post on...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 5:51 AM
Eleven NBA championships isn't enough for Phil Jackson. Apparently he wants an even dozen now.
After leading the Chicago Bulls to six NBA crowns and the Los Angeles Lakers to five, Jackson is "ready to go back to work," according to ESPN.com.
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins will be remembered as a barrier breaker. This season, he became the first openly gay athlete to play in one of North America's four major professional team sports leagues. That achievement likely will become his legacy....
| Apr 21, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Phil Jackson made his first big move since becoming president of the New York Knicks last month -- he fired coach Mike Woodson and the rest of the coaching staff.
“I have a tremendous amount of respect for Mike Woodson and his entire staff,”...