| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Pau Gasol, the NBA's most-targeted subject of trade rumors, survived another deadline Thursday at noon, with the Lakers unable to move him and his $19.3-million salary.
The Lakers made no deals at all Thursday, which brought to mind one obvious...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 10-9, Raptors 6-12.
Record vs. Raptors (2012-13): 1-1.
Update: Kobe Bryant returns against a team that hasn't beaten the Lakers...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 9:06 AM
The Lakers (10-9) host the Toronto Raptors (6-12) on Sunday night in Kobe Bryant's first game after months off the court.
Can the All-Star guard return to form after tearing his left Achilles' tendon in April? Will he be the same player or a shadow of...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 11:06 AM
OKLAHOMA CITY — Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni says he doesn't think about whether he'll be back next season, preferring instead to chronicle the progress of the team, not his job security.
"It's not my place to have a sense" on a possible return as...
| 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 14, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Kobe Bryant forgot to mention someone of note in his rant about the Lakers’ future.
Thanks to Bryant’s payroll-devouring $48.5-million contract over the next two seasons, the Lakers will have little financial wiggle room to...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:10 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook left Friday night's game against the Toronto Raptors in the third quarter with an apparent knee injury.
Westbrook was in pain and favoring the knee after he banged it into Raptors guard Kyle Lowry with 7:...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:59 PM
TORONTO — The Orlando Magic suffered in the 12 games Nik Vucevic missed this month because of a concussion. Their rebounding lagged. Their defense faltered. Their team shooting percentage fell.
But as valuable as the 7-foot center is to the Magic,...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Lakers 108, Rockets 99 (final) Kobe Bryant was back to being Kobe Bryant but in an MVP, can't-live-without-him kind of way. Bryant took plenty of shots again Tuesday night at Staples Center but made nearly half of them, including four key baskets on the...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Another two days will pass before the Clippers play another game....
| Jun 26, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Leading up to Thursday’s NBA Draft, the Sentinel’s Magic beat writer Josh Robbins and I will each profile a draft pick the Magic could select at No. 19. Monday: Jared Sullinger. Today: Marquis Teague. Teague, whose brother, Jeff, is a point...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 4:38 PM
The Houston Rockets are trying to acquire the fifth pick in tonight's NBA draft from the Sacramento Kings in order to gain the assets necessary to entice the Orlando Magic to trade Dwight Howard to Houston....