13 hrs ago
Why There's No Easy Answer in LA Lakers' Pau Gasol Conondrum
Kobe Bryant 's return, preceded by a new contract , paved the way for broader speculation to take shape.
16 hrs ago
Dwight Howard Needed Radical, Complete Diet Change
"I would always tell [the Lakers] how bad I wanted to get back to being Superman.
17 hrs ago
Dwight Howard keeping candy away from Rockets teammates
Dwight Howard improved after after the All-Star break last season - before All-Star break: 16.3 points and 11.8 rebounds per game; after All-Star break: 18.4 points and 13.6 rebounds per game - and the reason is no secret: His back got healthier.
NBA Chat with Bill Ingram 12/10/13
Catch up on the latest news, rumors and predictions with HOOPSWORLD's Bill Ingram every Tuesday at 8:00 p.m. Eastern .
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Mike D'Antoni Objects to Kobe Bryant's Lukewarm Assessment of Lakers' 10-9 Start
The Los Angeles Lakers went 10-9 in a loaded Western Conference without their star shooting guard, remaining within postseason striking distance.
A Prince Among Men, Pau Gasol Must Join in Commoner Spirit of These LA Lakers
Now that the sunny post- Dwight Howard team harmony has been established and Kobe Bryant has made his much-anticipated return landing, what would be the next step in a Cinderella season for these L.A. Lakers ? Bryant staggered to the finish of the loss to the Toronto Raptors , but at least he got to play at the end of his comeback game Sunday ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Hour of Code campaign urges students learn to code
It's pretty unusual to see an issue supported by President Obama and Republican Majority Leader Eric Cantor along with Apple and Microsoft, but they're all backing Hour of Code, which aims get 5 million students in 33,000 classrooms around the world to learn at least one hour of computer science this week.
Reiter: Rest of Kobe's career will be about catching Kareem
Bill Reiter reported on LeBron James' first season in Miami and has covered the NBA Finals, Super Bowl, Olympics and NCAA tournament for FOXSports.com.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Kobe Bryant makes unspectacular return to Los Angeles Lakers
LOS ANGELES Kobe Bryant had nine points and eight rebounds in his season debut for the Lakers, but Amir Johnson scored a career-high 32 points in the trade-depleted Toronto Raptors' 106-94 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday night.
The Daily Breeze
Maybe ita s time to lower our expectations for Kobe
Lakers´ Kobe Bryant was fouled by Raptors´ DeMar DeRozan during first half action at Staples Center Sunday, December 8, 2013.
The Orlando Sentinel
Dwight Howard's Houston Rockets beat the Orlando Magic 98-88
For his 28th birthday on Sunday, Dwight Howard received a gift from the NBA's schedule-makers: a game against his struggling former team, the Orlando Magic.
NBA News: Analyzing Latest Headlines from Around the League
Today's hottest NBA news centers on the city of Los Angeles, as well as the team of a star who spurned LA.
Lake Show Life
Fantasy Focus: Week 4
December 1, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez defends against Los Angeles Lakers small forward Xavier Henry during the first half at Staples Center.
How the pursuit of superstars for Brooklyn got the Nets where they are
This article is based, in part, on interviews inside and outside the organization, mostly with people who prefer to remain anonymous.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Kobe Bryant to return to Lakers lineup Sunday
Kobe Bryant will make his long-awaited return from a torn left Achilles tendon when the Los Angeles Lakers host the Toronto Raptors on Sunday night.
The Orlando Sentinel
Orlando Magic might employ Hack-a-Howard strategy against Dwight Howard on Sunday
Don't be surprised if the Orlando Magic repeatedly send Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard to the free-throw line when the teams play Sunday night at Toyota Center .
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Why LA Lakers Role Players Thrive in Mike D'Antoni's System
The Los Angeles Lakers ' role players have thrived in Mike D'Antoni's system and really, that is a testament to his coaching acumen.
The Indianapolis Star
Kobe Bryant announces he'll play Sunday for Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant will return to the court Sunday against the Toronto Raptors, he announced on his Facebook page Friday afternoon.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Golden State Warriors can hit back with healthy Andrew Bogut
A year ago at this time, when Andrew Bogut was in training room purgatory trying to heal his myriad injuries, the Warriors would have dreaded a three-game trip like the one that starts Friday night against Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets.