| Apr 24, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Early in the season, the Lakers gave Kobe Bryant a $48.5-million, two-year extension -- a gamble that he'll fully recover from the Achilles' injury that ended his season in April 2013.
After six games played, Bryant went down with a knee fracture in a...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:43 PM
It was one of the Lakers' few sunshine moments this season, a historically bizarre victory in Cleveland when backup center Robert Sacre was allowed to keep playing despite picking up a sixth foul.
The serenity, though, was short-lived.
As Lakers Coach...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 11:48 AM
The Lakers (25-50) have just seven games left to "fight" for lottery position. The Dallas Mavericks (45-31) are trying to hold on to a playoff berth.
The two will meet on Friday night at Staples Center, the Mavericks playing their second game at the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:55 AM
Kevin Durant is a superstar. We already knew that. But apparently we needed a reminder.
With Oklahoma City trailing Memphis by five with about 20 seconds left in regulation Monday in Game 2 of their NBA playoff series, a pass from the Thunder's...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:43 PM
When: 5 PST.
Where: FedEx Forum.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 19-38, Grizzlies 31-24.
Record vs. Grizzlies: 1-1.
Update: The Lakers won the last time they were in Memphis, on Dec. 17, but, par...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 8:55 PM
The Memphis Grizzlies (48-32) had everything to play for Sunday night, still battling to hold onto the final available postseason berth with the Phoenix Suns (47-33) still a threat, and pulled away in the second half to defeat the Lakers, 102-90.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Golden State Warriors 112- Lakers 95 (end of regulation)
All the Golden State Warriors needed was a big second quarter to put away the Lakers on Friday night at Staples Center.
All-Star guard Stephen Curry scored 11 points in the second on four-of-...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:27 AM
With the resignation of Coach Mike D'Antoni on Wednesday, speculation is rampant about who the next coach of the Lakers will be. Who do you think it will be? A look at some of the candidates:
• John Calipari. Current job: University of Kentucky....
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Lakers 113 - San Antonio Spurs 100 (end of regulation)
The Lakers ended a difficult 2013-14 regular season with an easy win over the NBA's best San Antonio Spurs.
With Kobe Bryant (knee), Pau Gasol (vertigo), Steve Nash (nerve root irritation),...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:03 PM
The Lakers (24-48) host the Phoenix Suns (44-29) on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Phoenix has had little trouble scoring against the Lakers this season, averaging 117.3 points in three games, all victories for the Suns.
The Suns are in a tight...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:54 PM
After falling to the Indiana Pacers (43-13) on Tuesday, the Lakers (19-38) travel to Memphis to face the Grizzlies (31-24) on Wednesday.
Like Indiana, the Grizzlies are one of the top defensive teams in the league. The Pacers easily handled the...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 9:25 PM
MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Welcome to the Lakers. Enjoy the crossfire.
Newcomers Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks went all of six days before the latest Lakers drama unfolded, indirectly bringing them into the battle of words between Pau Gasol and Lakers Coach...