| Dec 30, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Pau Gasol will try to play Tuesday night when the Lakers host the Milwaukee Bucks (6-24) despite suffering with a sinus infection and bronchitis.
"I have a bad case of sinusitis, bronchitis too," said Gasol after practice Monday. "Right now we're...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Week 6 saw Kobe Bryant return to the lineup, but the Lakers finished the week back at .500 (10-10).
The Lakers start Week 7 with a home game Tuesday before starting a four-game trip that bleeds into Week 8.
Through 20 games, the Lakers have exceeded...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:06 PM
Kobe Bryant is close to a return from his Achilles' tear, but Friday in Sacramento against the Kings may have to wait.
Bryant has ruled out playing against the Kings, according to multiple reports, including by ESPNLosAngeles.com and CNN.
| 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...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:11 AM
The Lakers began the 2013-14 NBA season with a 2-2 record, playing four games in six nights.
Playing without Kobe Bryant, who is recovering from Achilles' tendon surgery, for an unknown stretch may make it difficult for the Lakers to finish the season...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 10:11 PM
The Golden State Warriors defeated the Lakers, 102-83, on Saturday night, extending a double-digit lead in third that the Lakers couldn't overcome.
In addition to the expected injuries to guards Kobe Bryant (knee), Jordan Farmar (hamstring), Steve Blake...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:30 PM
An East Coast autograph broker said Tuesday that Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel was paid $7,500 for signing about 300 mini- and full-sized helmets on Jan. 11-12 while he was attending an event in Connecticut, ESPN reported.
The broker played two...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Candace Parker had a blast in her All-Star debut. Parker scored a record 23 points to lead the West to a 102-98 win over the East on Saturday at Uncasville, Conn., and earn MVP honors.
The Sparks star was voted a starter for the 2011 game, but she...
| 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...
| 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-...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:02 PM
In a reunion game of sorts, the Clippers got knocked in the mouth by a more aggressive and harder playing Phoenix Suns team.
The Clippers got run over by the high-powered Suns, 107-88, Monday night at Staples Center in a game that featured three...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:33 PM
In Eric Bledsoe's eyes, he was ready to run his own NBA team.
Now that he's the starting point guard for Phoenix, Bledsoe has blossomed into a major player for the Suns.
The athletic Bledsoe is averaging a career high in points (18.4) and assists (5....