| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:35 PM
DENVER -- Denver Coach John Fox was taken to a hospital in the Charlotte, N.C., area Saturday after feeling light-headed while playing golf during the Broncos' bye week.
Team spokesman Patrick Smyth said the 58-year-old Fox “is in good spirits and...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers have a chance to finish the first week of the season with a .500 record despite playing without Kobe Bryant (Achilles' tendon).
After upsetting the Clippers on opening night, the Lakers were blown out by the Golden State Warriors on...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:21 PM
The Minnesota Timberwolves (4-2) are off to one of their best starts in franchise history.
They'll visit Staples Center on Sunday night, looking to end a 22-game losing streak to the Lakers (3-4).
The Lakers have the opportunity to improve to .500,...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The Lakers made their preseason debut Saturday night in Ontario, beating the Golden State Warriors, 104-95.
In a game where Coach Mike D'Antoni sat out Steve Nash and Pau Gasol to avoid playing the veteran duo on back-to-back nights (the team also plays...
| Dec 25, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Sorry Laker fans, Santa Claus couldn't work a miracle this time around.
The Miami Heat beat the Los Angeles Lakers, 101-95, during their Christmas Day showdown on Wednesday afternoon at Staples Center.
In a closer-than-expected game that saw seven...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:54 PM
Good news for Nick Young and the Lakers -- his "tweaked ankle" is not serious. Expect Young to start at shooting guard Saturday night as the Lakers open the preseason in Ontario against the Golden State Warriors.
"I should be ready to go tomorrow,"...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:04 PM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first two entries in a series of 14, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans but not as good as the Oklahoma City Thunder.
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:57 PM
On the eve of training camp, the Lakers have added former UCLA and NBA veteran center Dan Gadzuric.
Announced Friday by General Manager Mitch Kupchak, Gadzuric increases the roster to 19 players.
The Lakers cannot carry more than 15 into the regular...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 1:31 PM
Despite sitting 10th in the league at 44.35 rebounds a game, the Lakers are getting outworked on the glass.
The Lakers are also allowing their opponents to collect a league-high 47 boards a game.
Pau Gasol leads the Lakers at 10.2 rebounds a game...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:05 PM
A 20-point deficit is often too much for a team to overcome.
Not the feisty, fun-to-watch Lakers.
But comebacks from two massive deficits? Sorry. Too much to ask.
GAME SUMMARY: Trail Blazers 114, Lakers 108
The Portland Trail Blazers made sure...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 11:14 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — This was supposed to be the easy part of the Lakers' schedule.
Simple, really. Get closer to .500 with a slew of games against teams already deeply embedded in draft lottery odds.
But the Lakers might be one of those lottery...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The Lakers (11-12) visit the Atlanta Hawks (12-12) on Monday night, their third stop on a four-game road trip.
When they met on Nov. 3, Pau Gasol hit a pair of free throws with six seconds left, followed by a crucial block of a Kyle Korver attempt, to...