Dwight Howard on Anthony Davis altercation: 'We squashed it right then'
The Lakers unraveled in the worst of ways Friday night in a 115-105 loss to Phoenix, the ugliest moment happening when teammates Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard got into a physical altercation on the bench in the second quarter.
Letters to Sports: Dave Roberts and the Dodgers' insanity on full display
Had Tommy Lasorda been alive, I bet his answer to "what did you think of Chris Taylor's performance?" would have been vastly different to the answer he gave when asked about Dave Kingman's performance.
Commentary: Baseball needs to showcase its traditional playoff stars - starting pitchers
For a position player, the classic postseason images come in moments: Kirk Gibson limping around the bases on his legendary home run; Justin Turner knifing through midair to apply a tag and then swirling 180 degrees to throw out another runner from one knee; Brett Phillips giddily spinning like an airplane after his single triggered a walk-off circus.
The Suns Set on Lakers in 115-105 Loss | Los Angeles Lakers
The Lakers are still looking for answers as they navigate this new season with new personnel.
Dwight Howard and Anthony Davis get into altercation amid Lakers' ugly loss to Suns
The minutes of evidence are minimal and the sample sizes are small. But ... they're getting larger by the game.
It's been two games. The Lakers aren't well.
Three Things to Know: Lakers vs. Suns - 10/22/21 | Los Angeles Lakers
The Lakers will host the defending Western Conference Champion, Phoenix Suns, with the pregame show at 6 p.m. and tipoff scheduled for 7 p.m. on Spectrum SportsNet.
How the Golden State Warriors' odd couple plays offense - The San Francisco Examiner
Warriors point guard Stephen Curry scored 45 in the team's home opener against the Clippers Thursday night. (Christopher Victorio/Special to The Examiner)
SB Nation NBA Reacts: Who will win the East?
With the 2021-22 NBA season finally arriving, it's particularly insightful to gauge how NBA and Miami Heat fans are feeling now that the games actually count.
Reacts: Lakers still seen as heavy favorites to win Western Conference
The Lakers may have suffered a disappointing loss on opening night, but while surely no one is happy about that, it also hasn't impacted how fans around the NBA see their ceiling.
LeBron James loves D'Ernest Johnson stepping up to carry Browns
When the Cleveland Browns needed it most on Thursday night, running back D'Ernest Johnson stepped up and delivered the game of his life.