| May 19, 2012
| 10:54 PM
It's an exciting time for Southern California sports. Staples Center just hosted four playoff games in three days, and has two more in store Sunday. The Kings are serious contenders to win the Stanley Cup. The Lakers and Clippers, though, have a much...
| May 24, 2012
| 9:31 AM
The San Antonio Spurs swept the Clippers in the Western Conference semifinals, but there was no love lost between Tim Duncan and Chris Paul.
After the Spurs closed the series, Duncan walked down the hall to say hello to Paul and his 2-year-old son,...
| May 27, 2012
Troy Williams' transfer from Phoebus High, the hometown school where his Aunt Terri and Uncle Boo excelled, to Oak Hill Academy was more than a basketball decision.
Of course, Oak Hill's renowned team is the foremost reason. Were Williams a scholarship...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 1:13 AM
"Practice? We're talking about practice, man. We're talking about practice. We're talking about practice?"
With apologies to Allen Iverson, yes, we're talking about practice.
And in the case of Miami Heat forward Mike Miller, we're talking...
| May 30, 2012
| 8:30 PM
Davis has the potential to be the best big man to come into the NBA since Tim Duncan. With Duncan, the Spurs have won four NBA titles and are threatening for a fifth.
We will see if Davis can live up to what will be astronomical expectations.
| Jun 1, 2012
| 4:02 PM
Management is busy preparing for the draft. Derrick Rose is rehabilitating his left knee daily. The games have stopped, but the Bulls' beat never ends. And neither do your questions.
Why is next year being viewed as a tread water year? Rose should be...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:22 PM
The thought crosses former Magic forward Monty Williams' mind from time to time. He can't escape it.
And as the New Orleans Hornets coach was coming down from the high of his team winning the NBA Draft lottery last week, it revisited him.
| Jun 3, 2012
| 10:55 PM
10 a.m. Tennis: French Open.--Tennis Channel
10:30 a.m. Soccer: April 1990: Bethel boys vs. Kecoughtan.--LSC 48
1 p.m. Baseball: St. Louis at N.Y. Mets.--MLB Network
2:30 p.m. Running: Feb. 1991: Hampton Coliseum Half Marathon.-- LSC 48
| Jun 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
OKLAHOMA CITY - Kevin Durant had 34 points and 14 rebounds while playing all of regulation for the first time all season, and the Oklahoma City Thunder claimed a spot in the NBA finals by beating the San Antonio Spurs 107-99 on Wednesday night....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 6:59 AM
They came ready to roar, to conduct an ear-splitting warmup for their first foray into the NBA Finals.
The noise came eventually, after 24 forgettable minutes, Oklahoma City Thunder fans raising the volume decibel by decibel until Chesapeake Energy Arena...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 2:36 PM
An updated look at NBA free agents. Who has signed, who is still available, who has become available:
Best of who is left: Kenyon Martin, Josh Howard, Derek Fisher, Chris Andersen, Mickael Pietrus, Mehmet Okur (retired), Maurice Evans, Ryan Gomes,...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 1:21 PM
A source said the Hornetshave two players they are eyeing with the 10th pick. If they don't get either, they will trade down in the first round.
Whatever the Hornets do, they need to get scorers.
Last season, the Hornets scored just under 90 points a...