| Mar 11, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Jodie Meeks was the star of the Lakers' show last Sunday, outscoring Kevin Durant but also reminding his team of something less enthralling.
He'll be a free agent in July. Almost all the Lakers will be, in fact.
The latter isn't necessarily a bad...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 10:40 PM
The Lakers gave the Oklahoma City a scare on Thursday night, taking a 10-point lead into the final quarter, but All-Star forward Kevin Durant took over in the fourth, scoring 19 of his 43 points to push the Thunder to a 107-103 victory.
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Wesley Johnson dunked an in-bounds pass from Kent Bazemore with 6.9 seconds left on the clock, stealing a 107-106 win in Portland against the Blazers.
After exploding with a 33-point first quarter, the Lakers saw their lead gradually shrink until the...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:42 PM
Help has arrived for the Lakers, albeit a bit too late.
Point guards Steve Nash, Steve Blake and Jordan Farmar could all be available on Tuesday night when the Lakers (16-31) visit the Minnesota Timberwolves (23-24).
"I think they're all ready to go,"...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Clippers 142, Lakers 94 (end of regulation)
The Clippers dismantled the Lakers, embarrassing the 16-time championship franchise with a 48-point thrashing -- the worst defeat in Lakers' history.
While the Lakers stayed within two points after a...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (18-32) have won two straight games, finishing their three-game road trip on a high note.
On Sunday, they'll play a more challenging team than the Cleveland Cavaliers (17-33) or Philadelphia 76ers (15-36), hosting the Chicago Bulls (24-25) at...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:59 PM
Normally the NCAA tournament is a curiosity for Lakers fans. The team rarely drafts in the first round, making it difficult to guess whom it might take with the 48th pick (Ryan Kelly in 2013) or the 60th (Robert Sacre in 2012).
But this year, with the...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:05 PM
He's often the forgotten one in the Lakers' mash-up of who's coming-who's going after this season.
It's easy to understand why Robert Sacre is overlooked even though he's one of only four Lakers under contract after June — three if you toss out...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 3:50 PM
If the Lakers and New York Knicks fight for a franchise-turning free agent in coming summers, Lakers governor Jeanie Buss isn't worried.
But wouldn't new Knicks President Phil Jackson and his 13 championship rings (11 as a coach, two as a player) have...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:47 PM
In early February, the Lakers ran out of players in an odd win at Cleveland over the Cavaliers, 119-108.
On Thursday, Joe Borgia, the NBA's vice president of referee operations, gave his perspective (via NBA TV) on the strange final minutes that saw...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 12:19 PM
Pau Gasol completed some cardio work in the morning but will not play against the Phoenix Suns on Sunday evening.
He will miss his fourth game because of vertigo.
"Better, but he looks a little loopy," Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni said Sunday morning...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:57 PM
The Lakers may finish with their worst record in franchise history, with injuries to blame.
All-Star guard Kobe Bryant has played in just six games with Achilles and knee injuries. Steve Nash missed all but 10 games. Jordan Farmar, Pau Gasol, Steve...