| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:03 PM
The Lakers struggled defensively against the Phoenix Suns, falling, 114-108, Tuesday night.
Point guard Goran Dragic, almost always a difficult player for the Lakers to handle, finished with 31 points to lead all scorers. Marcus Morris contributed 22...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 10:29 AM
The Indiana Pacers, who took the two-time reigning NBA champion Miami Heat to seven games in the Eastern Conference finals last spring, are fortifying their front line by trading for versatile and durable big man Luis Scola of the Phoenix Suns.
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:04 PM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first two entries in a series of 14, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans but not as good as the Oklahoma City Thunder.
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Lakers finally got a win with Kobe Bryant on the floor in Week 7, but the team's woes at point guard continued.
Already down Steve Nash (back) and Jordan Farmar (hamstring), the Lakers lost Steve Blake for at least six weeks to an elbow injury....
| Nov 28, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The Lakers hit Thanksgiving with an 8-8 record, putting the team in 11th place in the Western Conference standings.
Despite playing without Kobe Bryant (Achilles' tendon) and most of the season without Steve Nash (back), the Lakers are only three...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Pau Gasol will not travel with the Lakers to Utah on Thursday for their game against the Jazz on Friday.
The Lakers forward/center will miss his second game of the season, battling through a lingering upper respiratory infection.
Gasol sat out his...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Pelicans 96, Lakers 85 (final)
The New Orleans Pelicans pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Lakers by 11 points. The Lakers ran out of gas against the younger, athletic Pelicans, especially with second-year forward-center Anthony Davis...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:30 PM
The Phoenix Suns had a big night from three-point range, defeating the Lakers, 117-90, making 14 of 32 three-point shots. Gerald Green scored 22 points, hitting 6 off 11 from long range. Marcus Morris contributed 19 points, missing only one of six three-...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:42 AM
The Lakers (13-17) have lost four consecutive games heading into their Sunday night battle at Staples Center against the Philadelphia 76ers (8-21).
The Sixers have lost 13 in a row on the road after winning in Washington on Nov. 1 — their lone...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 6:31 PM
The Lakers have agreed to terms with free-agent point guard Kendall Marshall, according to an NBA executive with knowledge of the situation.
Marshall was originally drafted by the Phoenix Suns with the 13th overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Mike D'Antoni was vacillating between the bed and the sofa, dazed and infused with painkillers when the call came last November.
The Lakers needed a new coach. They wanted him.
It sunk in even though he was convalescing from knee-...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 11:26 PM
The Kobe Bryant question, once bantered loudly and hopefully among Lakers fans, has been reduced to a conspiratorial whisper.
This is because the Kobe Bryant question has changed.
It became official last week, when Nick Young was scuffling with four...