| May 10, 2014
| 6:18 PM
In July, the Clippers traded Caron Butler to the Milwaukee Bucks in a three-team deal that brought J.J. Redick from Milwaukee and Jared Dudley from the Phoenix Suns to L.A.
Butler was eventually bought out by the Bucks, and he signed as a free agent...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Add Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry to the list of candidates the Lakers plan to interview for their head coaching vacancy, The Times has learned.
After talking with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak by phone Friday, Gentry has an...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:25 PM
OAKLAND, Calif. -- The Golden State Warriors are taking another chance on a television analyst and former NBA guard who has never been a head coach at any level.
The Warriors won the bidding war with the New York Knicks for Steve Kerr on Wednesday,...
| May 16, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Clippers' season came to an end Thursday night, as the team fell to the Oklahoma City Thunder in six games, 104-98.
"I think we'll have good memories of being together as a group but ultimately just disappointment," guard J.J. Redick, who finished...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The Lakers are eager to learn the results of the May 20 NBA draft lottery.
"It's hard to focus 100% on the draft until you know where you're drafting," General Manager Mitch Kupchak said Monday on Lakers.com.
The Lakers finished the 2013-14 season...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:22 PM
Resoundingly and emphatically, the Clippers responded to the challenge presented to them in Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series by winning in historic fashion Monday night at Staples Center.
Blake Griffin answered the call with...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic was named the NBA's most improved player, the league announced Wednesday.
Dragic received 408 of a possible 1,134 points, including 65 first-place votes. The runner-up was Indiana Pacers guard Lance Stephenson, who had 13...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Almost everyone gets to see the crazy step-back three-pointers and wild flip-ins that make Kevin Durant so great, his top plays consuming hours of air time on ESPN, TNT, NBA TV, etc.
Considerably fewer have been privy to the madness that is Byron...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 9:22 PM
at Atlanta 98, Miami 85:Jeff Teague scored 25 points, Lou Williams had 18 of his 23 points in the fourth quarter and the Atlanta Hawks earned the Eastern Conference's final playoff spot with a 98-85 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night....
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Blake Griffin needs to be on his best behavior for only one more game.
The Clippers forward has accumulated 15 technical fouls this season, putting him one short of triggering a league-mandated one-game suspension.
But were Griffin to avoid...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 1:19 PM
The 2013-14 regular season will come to a close Wednesday.
With a record of 25-54, the Lakers stand in 25th place overall, which translates to sixth in the NBA's draft lottery standings.
On May 20, the league will randomly select the top-three picks...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:29 AM
The Clippers suddenly became the center of the NBA world with the Donald Sterling controversy. Meanwhile, the Lakers were relatively quiet as they settled into their early off season.
Kentucky forward Julius Randle declared for the NBA draft, adding...