| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:37 PM
Veteran center Chris Kaman will not return to the Lakers after one season.
On Thursday, Kaman reached a verbal agreement to join the Portland Trail Blazers for two seasons (at approximately $10 million).
Teams can negotiate with free agents but cannot...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 12:53 PM
WASHINGTON -- President Obama teased Ellen DeGeneres about the selfie she took at the Oscars and confessed to leaving his socks and shoes lying around while the first lady is out of town, but before the end of his Thursday appearance on the talk show he...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 5:00 PM
Just days after tapes were leaked of Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling uttering racist comments, the NBA came down hard on the longtime owner.
Commissioner Adam Silver levied a lifetime ban and fined Sterling the maximum allowable amount of $2.5...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 1:37 PM
It was a leg cramp that started a Twitter frenzy.
The severe leg pains that forced Miami Heat star LeBron James to leave the first game of the NBA Finals on Thursday sparked an unusual social media battle among sports drink makers.
Gatorade saw an...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:06 PM
With the Lakers missing the playoffs, the Clippers have taken over the headlines -- although not for the best of reasons.
With Clippers owner Donald Sterling embroiled in scandal for alleged racial statements, Lakers All-Star guard Kobe Bryant took a...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 10:00 PM
After two challenging seasons, Mike D'Antoni has stepped down as coach of the Lakers.
The Lakers, coming off their worst season (27-55) since moving to Los Angeles in 1960, said they will begin their coaching search immediately. What kind of coach...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:20 PM
The Lakers are slowly moving toward finding a new head coach. Very slowly.
"I would not anticipate hiring a coach in the next two or three weeks," Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak said Wednesday during a conference call with reporters.
| May 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
On Tuesday, Byron Scott interviewed with the Lakers for the team's open head coaching position.
"To say the least, I thought it was a perfect fit," Scott said Thursday on ESPN LA radio to Max Kellerman and Marcellus Wiley.
Scott said he met with...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 10:14 AM
LeBron James is the most searched-for athlete in Florida, along with 22 other states, according to Google search data compiled by BestTickets.com.
The Miami Heat star is the most searched-for athlete in nearly half of the U.S., including most of the...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Few players have shot up in draft popularity like Noah Vonleh. The Lakers got their chance to study him Wednesday.
The 6-foot-10 power forward was one of six players who worked out Wednesday morning for the team holding the seventh pick in the June 26...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:50 PM
The Lakers have decided they need a coach with previous NBA coaching experience, which means one thing for Derek Fisher: He isn't a candidate.
The Lakers think Fisher will be a solid NBA coach or executive at some point, but their initial curiosity...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 7:35 AM
First, U.S. men's World Cup soccer coach Juergen Klinsmann cuts Landon Donovan from the team. Now he brings the brutal truth home to American fans: We aren't going to win.
“We cannot win this World Cup, because we are not at that level yet,”...