April 10, 2014 |
LAKERS VS. GOLDEN STATE When: 7:30. Where: Staples Center. On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330. Records: Lakers 25-53, Warriors 48-29 through Wednesday. Record vs. Warriors: 1-2. Update: The Lakers haven't lost a season series to Golden State since 1994-95 but it could happen Friday night. Good thing the Lakers don't play this one in Oakland - they've lost twice up there this season by an average of 25 points.
March 19, 2014 |
Texas Gov. Rick Perry says that his swings through California to poach businesses work. As proof, Perry said Wednesday that California companies had created about 14,000 new jobs in Texas over the last two years. These Golden State companies, which number 60 in all, have expanded, relocated or moved jobs to Texas, Perry said. Eleven of the businesses have relocated their headquarters to the Lone Star State, including longtime Los Angeles-based Occidental Petroleum. PHOTOS: World's most expensive cities "As states continue to compete for jobs and investment, it's clear the formula for this success exists in red states," Perry said in a Wednesday statement.
March 12, 2014 |
Blake Griffin looked at the Staples Center crowd and clapped his hands. Then Griffin pumped his fist toward his teammates, drawing a smile from Chris Paul. After the game was over, after the Clippers had defeated the Golden State Warriors, 111-98, Griffin and Paul gathered together with their starting teammates on the court for a hug. While Griffin produced 30 points and 15 rebounds, he also reached a milestone. BOX SCORE: Clippers 111, Warriors 98 And after the Clippers evened the season series at 2-2 against the Warriors, Paul went back onto the court to shoot after nearly producing a triple-double.
March 11, 2014 |
VS. GOLDEN STATE When: 7:30. Where: Staples Center. On the air: TV: Prime Ticket; Radio: 980, 1330. Records: Clippers 45-20, Warriors 40-24. Record vs. Warriors: 1-2. Update: The Clippers need a victory to even the season series. The Warriors won the 2012-13 season series, 3-1. Golden State has a 20-14 road record this season. firstname.lastname@example.org
February 26, 2014 |
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Welcome to the Lakers. Enjoy the crossfire. Newcomers Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks went all of six days before the latest Lakers drama unfolded, indirectly bringing them into the battle of words between Pau Gasol and Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni . Bazemore's take since being traded to the Lakers? Whoa. "It's been a long season, especially for them," he said. "They've been probably doing this all year. I don't get caught up in that stuff.
February 25, 2014 |
The wild, wild Western Conference is so nutty that the standings can't even be believed. The Clippers hold the No. 4 playoff seeding, five games behind conference-leading Oklahoma City. On track to receive the No. 5 seeding is Portland, which has a better record than the Clippers and is only four games behind the Thunder. Houston has the No. 3 seeding despite having the same record as the Trail Blazers. Say what? Say it's getting crowded in here. The Rockets have the edge on the Blazers because they've won two of three games against them.