Inglewood, California http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27043/all en UPDATE 2-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/nba-results-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) TORONTO 108 LA Lakers 103 Dallas 111 ORLANDO 105 DETROIT 103 Boston 88 DENVER 121 Oklahoma City 118 (OT)</p> Basketball Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 01:45:32 +0000 5737042 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 p.m. ET on Monday, Jan. 21 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-et-monday-jan-21 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 p.m. ET on Monday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>National Football League</p> <p>"Bro Bowl?" Gambling Harbaughs rewarded</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-et-monday-jan-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 19:30:50 +0000 5737426 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Knicks unseat Lakers as NBA's most valuable team-Forbes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/nba-knicks-unseat-lakers-nbas-most-valuable-team-forbes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 23 (Reuters) - The New York Knicks are the National Basketball Association's (NBA) most valuable team, worth over $1 billion, according to a Forbes poll released on Wednesday that showed the average team value rose 30 percent over the last year.</p> <p>The average NBA team's value is now $509 million, a rise Forbes said was driven by higher television revenue, new and renovated arenas and the league's new collective bargaining agreement.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130123/nba-knicks-unseat-lakers-nbas-most-valuable-team-forbes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Inglewood, California National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 23 Jan 2013 18:45:34 +0000 5738436 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Howard hurts shoulder again, Lakers' nightmare continues http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/nba-howard-hurts-shoulder-again-lakers-nightmare-continues <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 23 (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Lakers' crumbling season suffered a new setback on Wednesday as center Dwight Howard aggravated a shoulder injury in the team's blowout loss to Memphis.</p> <p>Howard was forced to exit the game in the second quarter and did not return to watch the Lakers being blown away in a 106-93 defeat that was not as close as the score indicated.</p> <p>He finished with just two points and two rebounds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/nba-howard-hurts-shoulder-again-lakers-nightmare-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dwight Howard Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 05:15:04 +0000 5738665 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 4-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/update-1-nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) BOSTON 100 Miami 98 (OT) LA LAKERS 105 Oklahoma City 96 Detroit 104 ORLANDO 102 New Orleans 91 MEMPHIS 83 NY KNICKS 106 Atlanta 104 DALLAS 110 Phoenix 95 LA CLIPPERS 96 Portland 83</p> Basketball Inglewood, California National Basketball Association Sports Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 01:45:03 +0000 5740308 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Lakers hold off swarming Hornets to maintain run http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130130/nba-lakers-hold-swarming-hornets-maintain-good-run <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>* Lakers set off on seven-game road trip</p> <p>* Hornets loss to Los Angeles for ninth time in a row</p> <p>Jan 29 (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Lakers continued to build on their recent momentum with a 111-106 win over the New Orleans Hornets on Tuesday, as the home team staved off a late rally to register a third consecutive victory.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130130/nba-lakers-hold-swarming-hornets-maintain-good-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Basketball Inglewood, California McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 30 Jan 2013 06:45:30 +0000 5741376 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Lakers' Howard sidelined after hurting shoulder again http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/nba-lakers-howard-sidelined-after-hurting-shoulder-again <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 1 (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard will miss Friday's road game against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of a damaged shoulder and is "day-to-day" beyond that, the National Basketball Association team said.</p> <p>Howard, a three-time defensive player of the year, aggravated a right shoulder injury in Wednesday's game against the Suns in Phoenix and has returned to Los Angeles for further treatment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/nba-lakers-howard-sidelined-after-hurting-shoulder-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dwight Howard Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 21:46:22 +0000 5743608 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Lakers' owner Buss dies - report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/nba-lakers-owner-buss-dies-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jerry Buss, the Los Angeles Lakers owner who transformed the team into the glamour franchise of a revitalized NBA, died on Monday at the age of 79, the Los Angeles Times reported.</p> <p>Buss had been reported to be in hospital last week fighting an undisclosed form of cancer.</p> <p>Buss purchased the Lakers, their former Forum arena, the Los Angeles Kings National Hockey League team and a 13,000-acre Kern County ranch from Jack Kent Cooke for $67.5 million in 1979.</p> <p>When Buss bought the Lakers, they had won one championship in the previous 25 seasons.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/nba-lakers-owner-buss-dies-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Inglewood, California Jerry Buss Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 17:16:22 +0000 5759169 at http://www.globalpost.com CORRECTED: NBA: Lakers' owner Buss dies - report http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/corrected-nba-lakers-owner-buss-dies-report <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jerry Buss, the Los Angeles Lakers owner who transformed the team into the glamour franchise of a revitalized NBA, died on Monday at the age of 80, the Los Angeles Times reported.</p> <p>Buss had been reported to be in hospital last week fighting an undisclosed form of cancer.</p> <p>Buss purchased the Lakers, their former Forum arena, the Los Angeles Kings National Hockey League team and a 13,000-acre Kern County ranch from Jack Kent Cooke for $67.5 million in 1979.</p> <p>When Buss bought the Lakers, they had won one championship in the previous 25 seasons.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/corrected-nba-lakers-owner-buss-dies-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Inglewood, California Jerry Buss Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 17:30:59 +0000 5759182 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss dies at 80 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130218/update-2-los-angeles-lakers-owner-jerry-buss-dies-at-80 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds background)</p> <p>By Ronald Grover</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Jerry Buss, who parlayed a $1,000 real estate investment into ownership of the Los Angeles Lakers, winning 10 National Basketball Association championships and making the team one of the most glamorous in American sports, died on Monday at 80, the team said on its official website.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130218/update-2-los-angeles-lakers-owner-jerry-buss-dies-at-80" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Entertainment Human Interest Inglewood, California Jerry Buss McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Technology Thomson Reuters Mon, 18 Feb 2013 19:00:06 +0000 5759256 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130219/reuters-sports-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current sports news briefs.</p> <p>Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss dies at 80</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130219/reuters-sports-news-summary-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Human Interest Inglewood, California McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 19 Feb 2013 08:30:23 +0000 5759635 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Ex-Laker star Fisher rejoins Thunder http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/nba-ex-laker-star-fisher-rejoins-thunder <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Derek Fisher, who won five NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers, has signed a contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, the club announced on Monday.</p> <p>The 38-year-old Fisher played nine games for the Dallas Mavericks earlier this season before being released in December.</p> <p>He also had a previous stint with the Thunder playing 40 games last year after signing as a free agent in March.</p> <p>Fisher was traded by Los Angeles to Houston at the trading deadline last year but never played for the Rockets. He was bought of his contract and joined the Thunder for their stretch run.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130225/nba-ex-laker-star-fisher-rejoins-thunder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Derek Fisher Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association AFP Mon, 25 Feb 2013 23:17:15 +0000 5766486 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 6 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Tuesday (home team in CAPS) Boston 109 PHILADELPHIA 101 OKLAHOMA CITY 122 LA Lakers 105 Denver 120 SACRAMENTO 113</p> Basketball Inglewood, California National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Mar 2013 03:16:08 +0000 5774590 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Heat chasing history as 27-win streak hits Chicago http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130326/nba-heat-chasing-history-27-win-streak-hits-chicago <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Six games shy of matching the longest win streak in NBA history, the Miami Heat will play Wednesday at Chicago with more concern about repeating as NBA champions than boosting their epic 27-game run.</p> <p>Powered by superstar playmaker LeBron James, the Heat have compiled the second-best win streak in major North American professional sport, trailing only the 33-game NBA win streak of the 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers.</p> <p>But winning the last playoff game will always be more important to James than winning the 34th in a row.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130326/nba-heat-chasing-history-27-win-streak-hits-chicago" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Inglewood, California National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals AFP Tue, 26 Mar 2013 21:46:46 +0000 5794740 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA: Clippers beat Lakers to clinch division title http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130407/nba-clippers-beat-lakers-clinch-division-title <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Los Angeles Clippers clinched their first division title in their 42-year history with a 109-95 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers behind a 24 point, 12 assist effort from Chris Paul on Sunday.</p> <p>Blake Griffin finished with 24 points, 12 rebounds and five assists for the Clippers who ended the Lakers' five-year run atop the Pacific Division standings.</p> <p>"We did a tremendous job of starting the second half. This is my first division win, but we kind of had the mind set that this was what we're supposed to do," Griffin said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130407/nba-clippers-beat-lakers-clinch-division-title" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association AFP Mon, 08 Apr 2013 02:35:44 +0000 5805209 at http://www.globalpost.com