| Jun 29, 2013
| 5:00 AM
A.C. Green left the Lakers for Phoenix exactly 20 years ago this summer, perhaps the only important player they ever lost to free agency.
It so irritated Jerry Buss that he appealed to his players a few months later at training camp with an...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:40 PM
In a state without an NBA championship since 1954, when the Lakers were in Minneapolis, preseason odds that predict another title will land outside of Minnesota are understandable. Especially when the current local team hasn’t even been to the...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Free agent forward Marcus Landry will join the Lakers' summer league team in Las Vegas, according to his agent, Keith Kreiter of Edge Sports.
Marcus Landry to join the Lakers summer league team- great opportunity for Marcus-- he spent time with D'Antoni...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:21 PM
For a little more than two weeks, Erick Green has been on a whirlwind, red-eye tour of NBA cities, where he's had to deal with pressure and challenges unlike any others he's faced.
He's done everything he can in workouts in front of draft decision...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:54 PM
Steve Nash's debut season with the Lakers proved problematic, with the veteran guard missing 32 regular-season games and most of the team's brief postseason.
Nash was out early in the year with a leg fracture. Currently he's rehabbing hip, hamstring and...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:19 AM
For the first time since the collective bargaining agreement was ratified in 2011, teams above the "tax apron" are blocked from acquiring players via sign and trade.
Last off-season, the Lakers brought in Steve Nash from the Phoenix Suns through sign...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 2:32 PM
On Wednesday, Kobe Bryant emphasized how important it is for the Lakers to re-sign free-agent center Dwight Howard this summer
"Those guys are hard to find, they don't grow on trees," Bryant said on 710 ESPN Los Angeles. "When you have someone like that...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 7:59 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Bennett became the first Canadian to be the No. 1 pick and Nerlens Noel tumbled out of the top five Thursday night, a surprising start to the NBA draft.
The Cleveland Cavaliers passed on Noel and Alex Len, who went to...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:35 AM
Don't look now Magic, but Andrew Wiggins' pursuers are gaining on you.
Along with the usual bottom-feeding suspects -- Charlotte, Phoenix and Sacramento – the field chasing next year's prized lottery class is suddenly crowded.
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:15 PM
The Lakers' final non-Mike D'Antoni assistant coach left over the weekend as Darvin Ham joined the Atlanta Hawks under Coach Mike Budenholzer.
“Darvin has a great feel for the game and knows what it takes for a team to be successful and compete at...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Here's the Lakers' statement on the death of owner Jerry Buss, who helped lead the team to 10 NBA championships since purchasing the franchise in 1979. Within the team's statement are comments from the Buss family.
"Dr. Jerry Buss, longtime owner of the...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 11:38 AM
This Sunday or next Sunday: Which matters more?
The first of consecutive Sunday games for the Miami Heat is against an established rival, on the road, nationally televised by ABC.
The second is against an emerging, big muscle threat, albeit...