| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Mulling a comeback, former All-Star guard-forward Tracy McGrady reportedly worked out recently with Kobe Bryant of the Lakers.
According to Yahoo Sports, McGrady "worked out three days a week for a period of time in August."
McGrady struggled late...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:11 PM
LeBron James has added Kevin Love in Cleveland. Pat Riley has reloaded in Miami. So how have the betting lines readjusted? Here's how, per Bovada.lv:
Odds to win 2015 NBA Championship
Cleveland Cavaliers 5/2
San Antonio Spurs ...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Mo'ne Davis throws like a girl.
This is a good thing. Check that; this is awesome.
Her fan base agrees. It is growing exponentially, and it's awesome, too.
Michelle Obama. Kevin Durant. Ellen DeGeneres. Russell Wilson. Magic Johnson.
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Kevin Love was the latest All-Star to bail on his club, forcing a trade and ending up on Team LeBron.
Which star will break a city's heart?
Love demanded that Minnesota move him, warning the Timberwolves that was not going to re-sign...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 7:00 AM
SAN JUAN — Carlos Arroyo, capitán del equipo, es la gran figura de la selección puertorriqueña. Se trata del quinto jugador de la isla caribeña que logra hacerse un hueco en la NBA y en la actualidad es la cara más visible del baloncesto boricua...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:55 PM
The Old Melody Ranch is what Dick Bavetta calls his place, a 460-acre spread tucked into Ocala's horse-breeding country.
"It's very peaceful for me," he said.
For 39 years as an NBA referee, Bavetta's life was a hectic blur of nerve-wracking travel,...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The rebuilding Lakers may be able to near or even hit .500 through the end of January, after a busy three months of play.
February will be the Lakers' lightest stretch all season, despite six of 10 games played on the road.
Only two of the Lakers'...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 11:58 AM
The Lakers may be able to hover around .500 through November and December. The first month of the season will be a challenge, but a road-heavy December could be manageable for the Lakers.
Play shifts back to Staples Center in January, with nine at home...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Q: How many wins this season would make you think Erik Spoelstra coached the team to its talent level? -- Joel.
A: There's still too many variables in play, especially this season, and here's why: It could come down to whether the NBA, before this...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Near as I can tell, not counting me, there are eight persons in this nation watching "Hard Knocks" on HBO — even though each episode debuts on Tuesdays at 10 p.m. and is repeated 13 times during the week. For HBO, it's filling air time if nothing...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Five greatest days in TV history: (1) John Logie Baird's demonstration of televised moving images in 1926 leads to actual invention of television as we know it; (2) Zenith Corporation creates the first remote...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:32 PM
The Magic will reunite with familiar figures from their 2009 NBA Finals team during the preseason.
The Magic are scheduled to face former coach Stan Van Gundy and two former players — Dwight Howard and Jameer Nelson — in October at Amway...