| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Kobe Bryant is done for the season, but he's already eyeballing next year with high expectations.
"It's my job to go out there on the court and perform. No excuses for it. You have to get it done," Bryant said in a news conference on Wednesday, after...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:17 PM
DENVER — Phil Jackson, viewed by some Lakers fans as a future savior of the franchise, has been offered a front-office job by the New York Knicks.
Jackson, 68, recently met with Knicks owner James Dolan and planned to make a decision next week,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 11:16 PM
The Lakers would have been so incredibly happy Thursday if NBA games lasted only six minutes.
They would have beaten the Clippers by three after charging to a quick lead and getting DeAndre Jordan in early foul trouble.
Predictably though, reality...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:21 PM
The Lakers have two games left before they wrap a miserable regular season.
Despite the team's down year, point guard Jordan Farmar said if it was up to him, he'd be back next season with the franchise.
"Of course, I'd be a Laker," he said after the...
| 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...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:05 PM
DENVER -- The specter of ugly history flew over the Lakers again, opened its mouth and dropped more basketball sludge on this wreck of a season.
The Lakers followed up their worst loss in team history by getting swept by the Denver Nuggets for the first...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:27 PM
The Lakers (25-55) play arguably their most important game of the season on Monday night, visiting the also-lottery-bound Utah Jazz (24-56).
Measured by futility, both teams are well-positioned for the 2014 NBA draft lottery. The Jazz are currently...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The Lakers were beaten soundly by the Clippers, 120-97, losing the season series to their Staples Center roommates, 3-1.
After a relatively competitive first half, with the Lakers trailing by eight at intermission, the Clippers exploded for 37 points in...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 9:15 PM
Jordan Hill had a career-high 28 points to help the Lakers end their four-game losing streak with a 103-94 victory over the Orlando Magic.
In an outcome that likely ended any hope the Lakers had for the third lottery position of the 2014 NBA draft,...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:58 AM
For the Lakers in Week 20, what happened off the court was far more interesting than the road losses against the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs.
It wasn't surprising that the team fell to the top teams in the NBA on successive nights. ...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Several Lakers players each spent 20 to 30 minutes with Coach Mike D'Antoni and General Manager Mitch Kupchak on Thursday in individual "exit meetings."
It was a chance to reflect on the season and figure out how to improve their game during the off-...
| 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),...