LeBron James is the most popular male athlete in America for the first time in his career.
Only LaMarcus Aldridge's dominance for the Trail Blazers in the playoffs could compare with Stefanie Dolson's dancing on "The Tonight Show."
Five-time NBA champ Ron Harper gives his take on his former Lakers team, Phil Jackson and the urgency of getting on Kobe's good side.
Two decades ago, the NBA All-Star Game went deeper than sports. Magic Johnson returned to the hardwood and forced the league, even the world, to start thinking differently about HIV and AIDS.
Lakers player petitions to have his name changed to Metta World Peace. Somehow, it doesn't feel right.
Saturday marks the start of the 2011 NBA playoffs, and there are all kinds of games, from battles for respect to David and Goliath matchups, to keep an eye on.