| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Xavier Henry has yet to suit up for the Lakers in 2014, felled by a knee injury in a loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Dec. 29.
On Thursday, Henry will make an appearance with the D-Fenders in one of the final stages of his recovery from a bone bruise...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:45 PM
The Lakers ran out of players and nearly blew a 29-point lead before a pair of late Steve Blake three-pointers ended the Cleveland Cavaliers' rally and helped secure a 119-108 victory on Wednesday night.
Playing on the second night of back-to-back...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:54 PM
Heading into a two-game stretch on consecutive nights on the road against the defense-minded Indiana Pacers (42-13) and Memphis Grizzlies (31-24), the Lakers (19-37) are more likely to fall to 39 losses before they hit 20 wins.
The Lakers are now...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:20 PM
The Lakers hoped they'd field close to a full roster after this weekend's All-Star break, but Xavier Henry will be out at least another four weeks.
The 6-foot-6 guard will have his knee drained and receive a cortisone shot on Wednesday, according to...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Steve Nash finally returned to the Lakers' lineup Tuesday in a loss to the Timberwolves in Minneapolis.
After sitting out a victory over the Cavaliers in Cleveland the following night, Nash celebrated his 40th birthday with a season-high 19 points in...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (18-32) have won two straight games, finishing their three-game road trip on a high note.
On Sunday, they'll play a more challenging team than the Cleveland Cavaliers (17-33) or Philadelphia 76ers (15-36), hosting the Chicago Bulls (24-25) at...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:59 AM
The Clippers made a pair of minor trades shortly before Thursday's deadline, dealing veteran forward Antawn Jamison to the Atlanta Hawks and reserve center Byron Mullens to the Philadelphia 76ers in moves that brought them closer to the luxury tax...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Orlando Magic players must feel ecstatic to be back in Central Florida.
Or perhaps relieved.
Their four-game swing through Oakland, Phoenix, Salt Lake City and Los Angeles ended like almost all of their other trips: in frustration. The Magic lost...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Jabari Parker and Duke: gone. Andrew Wiggins and Kansas: eliminated. As the NCAA tournament zooms into its second weekend, it will do so without two of the game's biggest stars. People will still watch, of course—March Madness is much bigger than...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Among the many things the Philadelphia 76ers had lost since Evan Turner drove for a game-winning layup Jan. 29 against the Boston Celtics: Turner and hope.
All was not lost, however, amid the ensuing 26-game losing streak that spanned exactly two...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 8:27 PM
The Philadelphia 76ers turned down their dubious date with destiny Saturday night, beating the Detroit Pistons 123-98 to end an NBA-record-tying 26-game losing streak.
Guard Michael Carter-Williams and forward Thaddeus Young each scored 21 points and...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:02 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas – Kevin Ollie's mother wanted to get him out of South Central Los Angeles in the summer.
And she wanted her son to maintain a relationship with his father, even though they lived 1,200 miles apart. So Dorothy Ollie, an ordained...