| Jun 6, 2011
Dallas Mavericks merchandise is hot, but some fans may be getting burned. NBA officials, along with Dallas Police say they are cracking down on vendors selling unauthorized, poorly-made merchandise.
"We don't want fans getting ripped off," NBA attorney,...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 7:11 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin will miss at least the next six weeks due to a torn meniscus in his knee, the NBA team said on Saturday, signaling a likely end to the season for the Asian-American.
The downcast 23-year-old told a...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Whether you're fighting off an Easter candy coma or just wish you didn't have to wear a winter coat in April, this should cheer you up: It's playoff season! The Blackhawks begin their chase for the Stanley Cup on Thursday, and the Bulls begin their...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:09 PM
LOS ANGELES - Tickets for the Los Angeles Lakers' first-round playoff games will go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m. on Ticketmaster.com, at all Ticketmaster locations or at (800) 4-NBA-TIX or (800) 745-3000.
There is a maximum of four tickets per person, per...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Ever since Frank Vogel took over as head coach of the Pacers last season, he has tried to instill a level of confidence that did not often exist under the previous head coach. Vogel has not been shy in spreading the message both inside the locker room and...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 1:40 PM
Dozens of Michael Jordan fans braved the cold weather for a chance to get their hands on the newest Air Jordan shoe Wednesday afternoon.
The "Concord" doesn't go on sale until Thursday at midnight, but as with every other shoe model the NBA star has...
| Feb 17, 2012
When it's your job to consider the "total environment" of the city of Chicago in an effort to make the upcoming G-8 and NATO summits secure, there's a lot to think about.
"When I looked at a global picture of that, I saw a lot of boats," said Frank...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:41 PM
Newport Beach resident CoCo Vandeweghe won her first-round match at tennis' U.S. Open on Tuesday, defeating Alberta Brianti of Italy, 7-5, 6-3, in Flushing Meadows, New York.
It was the first win for Vandeweghe, 19, in the singles main draw of a Grand...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 3:53 PM
No simple solution exists for the critical question that looms over the Orlando Magic. How does the franchise re-sign superstar Dwight Howard if he, as expected, opts out of his current contract in the summer of 2012?
As this publication has written many...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 6:52 PM
Just when you thought that next season with the Lakers might be marginally better than this one — they pull a rabbit out of a hat and significantly improve their roster for years to come with the acquisition of the best center in the NBA, Dwight...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 11:40 PM
The second annual UC Irvine/Scott Brooks Golf Invitational is set for Sept. 18 at The Resort at Pelican Hill in Newport Beach.
Brooks, a former standout basketball player at UCI and head coach of the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder for the past four seasons,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 8:47 AM
Even though Rajon Rondo is a millionaire, he accepted an internship position with GQ magazine during Fashion Week in New York City.
Rondo, a guard on the Boston Celtics, will be working for the magazine this month before the NBA season begins in October....