| May 28, 2013
The firing of Vinny Del Negro remains troublesome. The obvious involvement of Chris Paul remains perplexing.
Both are class people, the kind with whom you'd enjoy sharing dinner and talking about books and family. Both worked hard for an entire season...
| May 28, 2013
| 11:47 PM
BUENOS AIRES — I promised myself that I would never become one of those people who, as he gets older, can’t handle change, who becomes, metaphorically anyway, a “Get off my lawn” kind of old dude.
Under trying circumstances,...
| May 29, 2013
| 8:30 PM
As the end of the television season gave way to the start of summer, live programming dominated in primetime last week -- with Univision and TNT among those cashing in.
The Spanish-language Univision, with its weeknight novelas always in originals, was...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:33 AM
I must have seen a thousand shows since I fell in love with rock and roll forty years ago, I’ve never seen (or heard) a better song live than Paul McCartney’s rendering of ‘Live and Let Die’ last night. At the age of seventy the...
| May 23, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Although the obvious comparison is to CW's short-lived cheerleader drama "Hellcats," "Hit the Floor" -- a terrible title for VH1's soap about, to cut to the chase, the Laker Girls -- bears a closer resemblance to Lifetime's "The Client List," in that it's...
| May 23, 2013
| 9:33 AM
Join us to listen to legendary NBA coach Phil Jackson as he talks at a Printers Row event Thursday night with Chicago Tribune sports writer K.C. Johnson.
The Chicago Bulls are finished playing for the year, falling to the Miami Heat in the second...
| May 24, 2013
| 12:36 AM
7:30 a.m. Golf: European PGA Championship third round (in Surrey, England).--Golf
8 a.m. Motorsports: Formula One Monaco Grand Prix qualifying.--NBC Sports Net.
8:30 a.m. Motorsports: Raceline (d.).--MASN
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on...
| May 25, 2013
| 10:26 AM
Yes, you can wish it to all go away until the 2014 offseason. And, yes, there is plenty to be said about that with the NBA playoffs and the Miami Heat's season getting down to critical mass.
But it's not going away, and it certainly isn't going...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:17 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
I am amazed at all of the controversy that ensued after University of Florida assistant coach Tim Davis joked to a Gator booster club in Brevard County that Alabama coach Nick Saban is "the devil himself." It's...
| May 19, 2013
| 2:01 PM
It’s been a rough couple of weeks for sports officials.
Hockey star Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals blamed the referees for his team’s collapse and first-round departure in the NHL playoffs.
A Major League Baseball umpiring crew...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 5:35 AM
The case of Tracy Ocasio will be examined on "Disappeared" at 8 p.m. Sunday on Investigation Discovery.
The channel provided this preview: "Tracy Ocasio is spending the night watching the Magic in the NBA playoffs in Orlando. A night of celebration...
| May 13, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Orlando had two clear favorites last week, and both were on CBS. "NCIS" was the week's most-watched series. "The Big Bang Theory" was No. 2 in that count, but first in the 18-to-49 age group. (And that was the story nationally, too.)
"NCIS," which has...