| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Time Warner Cable SportsNet has expanded its on-air Lakers broadcast team to include Byron Scott and Luke Walton.
Scott won three NBA titles with the Lakers in the mid-1980s. Walton has two rings from the Lakers' 2009 and 2010 championships.
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Time Warner Cable SportsNet will televise 78 of the Lakers' 82-regular season games this coming season.
Bill MacDonald and Stu Lantz return to call the broadcast along with sideline reporter Mike Trudell.
The studio programs "AccessSportsNet: Lakers"...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Although basketball was Jerry Buss' true love, the late Lakers owner was also a passionate poker player.
On Aug. 25 at 4 p.m., the World Poker Tour Foundation will hold the Frank Mariani & Jerry Buss No Limit Hold 'em Poker Tournament at the Bicycle...
| Aug 18, 2013
| 12:58 PM
When Kobe Bryant announced his campaign to help eliminate homelessness in Los Angeles, he inspired many to contribute.
Lakers fan Romina Rosas of Montclair was moved to donate money through Prizeo's "Win a Night Out in L.A. with Kobe Bryant."
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Before Kobe Bryant spoke Thursday night at "Kobe Up Close Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel," Robert Horry took the stage.
"[Bryant] has all kinds of accolades, all kinds of praise going, but he's still working hard every day," Horry said. "It makes you want to...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Bill Bertka, the Lakers' director of scouting/basketball consultant, has been with the franchise for nearly half a century.
One of his earliest achievements was helping the Lakers put together the team that won the title in 1972, the club's first in Los...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:21 PM
Next time you want to argue an officiating call or blame the refs or curse the umpire, remember Miguel Rivera.
Remember the fears.
And, finally, the tears.
Remember that this 15-year-old freshman at Orlando University High School hit a...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The hand that once wrote about daily NBA schedules on a greaseboard in the Lakers' locker room now composes daily specials on a surfboard propped against a sunset-colored truck.
Kona Sunset Shrimp Tacos, two for $7.
The distinctive voice that once...
| Mar 3, 2013
Lakers 4, Philadelphia 76ers 2
An old dog, a new trickster and birth of 'Showtime'
"Showtime" began as 20-year-old rookie Magic Johnson inspired this talented team to first in the Pacific Division. After four close games in the...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 11:16 PM
Dwight Howard stood in the Lakers' locker room before the Miami game with an arm around his girlfriend.
"Judy," he said, while introducing her to everyone.
That's Judy, as in his imaginary girlfriend, as in take that, Robert Horry.
Now how can you...
| Jun 2, 2013
The roll call includes iconic big men such as Kareem, Shaq and Walton. Plus, uniquely versatile talents like Magic, LeBron and Oscar. And don't forget Hampton Roads' own Allen Iverson and Joe Smith.
But among the players selected first overall in the...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:07 PM
The one phone call that's telling, the one greeting that matters, the one word that a few years later puts these NBA Finals into proper context came just a few days after the Heat signed LeBron James.
This was in July, 2010. San Antonio coach Gregg...