June 16, 2012
When: 5 p.m. Where: AT&T Center. On the air: KDOC. Records: Sparks 7-2 Silver Stars 3-4. Record vs. Silver Stars (2011): 1-3. Update: The Sparks, who had a five-game winning streak snapped in a 92-59 loss to Atlanta on Friday, are off to their best start since 2003. They have three players who are averaging double-digits in scoring: Candace Parker, Kristi Toliver and Nneka Ogwumike. The Silver Stars, who have lost two of their last three games, are led by Sophia Young and Becky Hammon, who are averaging 14.4 points and 14 points, respectively.
May 28, 2012 |
SAN ANTONIO - The perfect team just got better. Manu Ginobili located the shooting touch that had betrayed him in the first two rounds of the playoffs, leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder feeling lost after his breakthrough performance in the opener of the Western Conference finals. The veteran guard made nine of 14 shots and three of five three-pointers on the way to scoring a postseason-high 26 points for San Antonio on Sunday at the AT&T Center during the Spurs' 101-98 victory.
April 11, 2012 |
The Lakers uncorked their finest first half of the season and lead the San Antonio Spurs, 48-43, at AT&T Center. Andrew Bynum has 19 rebounds and San Antonio has 18 in the first half. Bynum also has 10 points. Pau Gasol and Matt Barnes each have 11 points to lead the Lakers. Kobe Bryant is sitting out a third consecutive game because of a sore left shin. Earlier in the day, he was instructed by Lakers trainer Gary Vitti to stop wearing a walking boot and see how his shin reacted to being unrestrained.
December 28, 2010 |
Kobe Bryant sat on the bench, his jaw clenched and eyes narrowed as the final meaningless minutes dripped off the clock. It's never the look Lakers fans want to see. The season lurched again for the Lakers, who suddenly can't win at home against bad teams, can't win at home against good ones and apparently can't win on the road against good teams either, a 97-82 drubbing Tuesday by the San Antonio Spurs offering the latest confirmation....