Arrest In Shooting Death Of Los Angeles Lakers Player's FatherWayne Ellington was the father of Los Angeles Lakers guard Wayne Ellington.
Father Of Los Angeles Lakers Player Fatally Shot In Philadelphia"My family and I are devastated by the news of my father's murder on Sunday night in Philadelphia," said Ellington in a statement. "We appreciate everyone's support and ask that you respect the privacy of our family during this very difficult time."
The Sixers Are In Prime Position To Capitalize From Top NBA Free Agent DecisionsThe Sixers may not be suitors for the league's top free agents, but they find themselves in an interesting position to be able to gain from the decisions of LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and other top names on the market.
Keidel: King James And His CourtLeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he's once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.
7 Team Names That Make No SenseWe all have favorite teams. But some team names just don't make any sense, like these...
Musicians + Sports: Linkin Park On The Lakers, Suns And NBA PlayoffsMike Shinoda and Chester Bennington dish on their favorite professional basketball teams and make an interesting prediction regarding this year's NBA Finals.
Top 5 NBA Playoff MomentsWith the NBA Playoffs starting, we look back on the top moments in NBA Playoff history.
Sixers Drop 5th Straight In 112-98 Loss To LakersTony Wroten scored 16 and Evan Turner and Spencer Hawes each had 15 for Philadelphia, which lost its fifth straight game, seventh in a row at home and 15th of 18 overall.
Sixers Snap 13-Game Road Skid, Beat Lakers 111-104 The Sixers snapped their 13-game road losing streak with a 111-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers Sunday night.
Bad Luck, Bad Play Leave NBA Weak Christmas SlateIf the NBA had a Christmas wish, it might be for a different holiday schedule.
Peace Out: Lakers Waive Metta World PeaceThe Los Angeles Lakers waived Metta World Peace on Thursday under the NBA's amnesty provision.
Dwight Howard Tweets That He'll Sign With Rockets Dwight Howard is joining the Rockets, leaving Los Angeles after one season to chase championships in Houston.