| Apr 4, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Steve Nash will play a 14th game this season. It probably will be his last.
Nash will suit up for the Lakers Friday night against Dallas and then be done for the rest of the season, according to the team's most recent plan.
"This could be it tonight,"...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:43 AM
The Lakers (19-36) are looking to establish a winning streak as they host the Brooklyn Nets (25-27) on Sunday at Staples Center.
Swingman Nick Young is expected to make a return after fracturing a knee on Feb. 5.
With the additions of guards Kent...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:15 AM
The Cleveland Cavaliers haven't been decimated by injuries like the Lakers have. They play in the weaker Eastern Conference in which just five teams have winning records.
Somehow though, the Cavaliers have the same record as the Lakers through 48 games,...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Steve Nash will play Tuesday against Houston even though his back might flare up any moment and the Lakers have been eliminated from playoff contention for almost four weeks.
He thinks he knows why.
Nash is only five assists shy of taking over third...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The Lakers were beaten soundly by the Clippers, 120-97, losing the season series to their Staples Center roommates, 3-1.
After a relatively competitive first half, with the Lakers trailing by eight at intermission, the Clippers exploded for 37 points in...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers (22-46) have a chance to break their four-game losing streak when they host the Orlando Magic (19-51) on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Orlando comes in on the second night of a back-to-back, after a last-second, 89-88 loss to the Utah...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:33 PM
After a lackluster first half, the Lakers rallied against the Memphis Grizzlies but it wasn't enough to steal a victory on the road.
Playing their second game on back-to-back nights, the Lakers fell behind by as many as 22 points before rallying to...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Lakers desperately need some healthy guards. They might get one soon.
Versatile reserve Xavier Henry did some running, cutting and shooting Sunday and followed it up with several minutes of rotating one-on-one against player-development coaches Mark...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:22 PM
At 16-30, the Lakers are currently tied with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 24th-25th place.
That's a difficult place to be with 36 games left to play during the 2013-14 NBA season.
"The great group of guys that we have, guys that are not willing to quit,...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:42 AM
The Golden State Warriors (48-30) fell to the Denver Nuggets (35-44) by a single point on Thursday night, giving up a Kenneth Faried hook shot with 1.8 seconds left on the clock.
The Lakers (25-53) have theoretically relished the role of playing spoiler...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Kobe Bryant is done for the season, but he's already eyeballing next year with high expectations.
"It's my job to go out there on the court and perform. No excuses for it. You have to get it done," Bryant said in a news conference on Wednesday, after...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 2:42 PM
On Tuesday, the Lakers announced that Jordan Farmar will miss at least two weeks with a groin strain.
Farmar was injured Monday in practice, his third injury of the season after a pair of hamstring tears.
"We were in the middle of the practice, and...