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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — With the clock clicking down, Sacramento city officials took their last shot at keeping the NBA Kings in California’s capital by approving a public-private deal to build a new 18,500-seat arena and retail center downtown.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — It’s a school known for producing U.S. presidents, Supreme Court justices and Nobel Prize winners. And now, Harvard has produced its first NCAA basketball tournament victory, with an upset of third-seeded New Mexico last night.
The Clippers are still smarting from the loss Sunday to Oklahoma City. Actually, Blake Griffin is the one who’s smarting.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says North Korea’s government should be focused on the well-being of its citizens, not on “celebrity sporting events” to entertain the country’s elite.
KFWB Sports Anchor Ted Sobel talks with Penny and Phil about the legacy of Lakers owner Jerry Buss. Click here to listen.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Jerry Buss, the Los Angeles Lakers’ playboy-owner who shepherded the NBA franchise to 10 championships, has died. He was 80. Bob Steiner, an assistant to Buss, confirmed Monday that Buss had […]
SEATTLE (AP) — People with knowledge of the situation said Wednesday that investor Chris Hansen has contacted the Maloof family about buying the Sacramento Kings.
Bizarre injury of the week comes from the NBA. Celtics rookie center Fab Melo (he’s fab but also mellow) suffered a concussion… in his hotel room… when he collided with… a door frame.
(AP) — Surprising Golden State tries to run its winning streak to five-games when the Warriors visit the NBA Pacific Division leading Clippers tonight.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Lakers play the Clippers, and how things have changed from years past. The Clippers have the NBA’s second-best record; the Lakers are a game below .500.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant is no longer a holdout. He’s on Twitter. With five words — “The antisocial has become social” — the Los Angeles Lakers guard sent the first tweet from his account Friday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Known for getting rings, Phil Jackson finally has given one as well. The retired coach, who won 11 NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls, is engaged to longtime girlfriend and Lakers executive Jeanie Buss.