| 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...
| 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-...
| 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),...
| 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 14, 2014
| 8:24 PM
Lakers 102, Utah Jazz 87 (end of regulation)
The Lakers had everything to gain with a loss in Utah on Monday night, but Nick Young wasn't thinking about the team's lottery standing when he scored 41 points to lead the Lakers to a 119-104 win....
| 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...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The Lakers were the first NBA team to be eliminated from postseason contention with their 119-85 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Friday night.
That loss coupled with the Phoenix Suns' 87-80 victory over the Boston Celtics was enough to officially and...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Vince Carter made a three-point shot at the buzzer to give the Dallas Mavericks a 109-108 victory in Game 3 and a 2-1 first-round Western Conference series lead over the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs on Saturday at Dallas.
Carter took an inbound pass...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Kevin Durant is a career 88% free-throw shooter. He led the league last year, making 90% of his shots, and was seventh this season at 87%.
But with the game on the line Tuesday night, Durant missed a foul shot and the Oklahoma City Thunder went on to...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 8:06 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 25-54, Grizzlies 47-32.
Record vs. Grizzlies: 1-2.
Update: Memphis is fighting Phoenix and Dallas...