| Aug 26, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The Sports Xchange
OKC unloads Thabeet to Philly
The Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday traded their third-string center Hasheem Thabeet to Philadelphia for a $1.25 million trade exception. The Thunder also will receive a heavily protected 2015 second-...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 9:26 PM
Once LeBron James announced, “I'm Coming Home,” to Cleveland last Friday, the free-agency floodgates opened, with the player moves coming fast and furious.
James was the Pied Piper, the one who set in motion so much change in the NBA that it...
| 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 15, 2014
| 10:44 PM
Blake Griffin might have made one decision unnecessary for Clippers Coach Doc Rivers.
Griffin picked up his 16th technical foul late in the second quarter of a 117-105 win over the Denver Nuggets on Tuesday when he aggressively swiped at Timofey Mozgov,...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:30 PM
The word on Blake Griffin has changed.
All he does is debunk.
Lest anyone is still clinging to the ridiculous belief that he is just a dunking marvel, the Clippers forward offered another retort Wednesday night at Staples Center.
He led fastbreaks....
| Jun 28, 2014
| 10:08 AM
Memphis forward Zach Randolph has agreed to a contract extension with the Grizzlies, his agent said Friday.
Raymond Brothers confirmed to The Associated Press in a text message a Yahoo Sports report that Randolph is exercising his $16.5 million option...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:35 PM
The Clippers face elimination tonight as they host Oklahoma City at Staples Center for Game 6 of their second-round series against the Thunder.
We'll be covering this pivotal game live, providing updates and analysis beginning at 6:30 p.m.
| May 15, 2014
| 10:04 PM
Forward Kevin Durant scored 25 of his 39 points in the second half, and the Oklahoma City Thunder eliminated the Los Angeles Clippers with a 104-98 victory in Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals at Staples Center on Thursday night.
| May 17, 2014
| 1:16 PM
The Oklahoma City Thunder will be without defensive stalwart Serge Ibaka to open the Western Conference finals against the San Antonio Spurs on Monday, and the 6-foot-10 power forward is likely to miss the rest of the playoffs because of a strained left...
| May 18, 2014
| 4:26 PM
A look at how San Antonio and Oklahoma City match up in the Western Conference finals.
1. San Antonio
62-20 (Home: 32-9; Road: 30-11)
2. Oklahoma City
59-23 (Home: 34-7; Road: 25-16)
Season series: Oklahoma City, 4-0.
Key stat: In the four...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:17 AM
Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo has been named to the 2013-14 NBA All-Rookie First Team, league officials announced moments ago.
Philadelphia 76ers point guard Michael Carter-Williams, Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke, Brooklyn Nets center Mason...
| May 22, 2014
| 11:59 AM
Lakers forward Ryan Kelly received consideration, but not enough votes to make the NBA's all-rookie first or second teams.
Voted on by a panel of 125 sportswriters and broadcasters, Philadelphia 76ers guard Michael Carter-Williams was the only unanimous...