| Jul 18, 2013
| 7:31 PM
At first glance, the rebuilding Lakers will make you cover your mouth in shock.
No Dwight Howard. No Metta World Peace. No Earl Clark. No new coach. No defined ownership. No clear plan. No Showtime. No Lake Show. No Bench Mob. No way in heck are you...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 8:08 PM
LAS VEGAS — If what happened here carries over into the Battle of L.A., the Lakers would be thrilled.
The Lakers beat the Clippers, 77-65, on Monday evening at Cox Pavilion in the Las Vegas Summer League, something that didn’t happen...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A lot has happened to the Lakers since General Manager Mitch Kupchak last spoke to reporters.
Dwight Howard left for Houston despite the Lakers' very public campaign to keep him. Metta World Peace was waived via the amnesty provision and quickly...
| 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."
| Jul 7, 2013
| 1:41 PM
Free agency has been humming along since the start of July, at least for most NBA teams.
Teams in much of the league have agreed on terms with free agents, but the Lakers' roster still has only seven players with guaranteed contracts.
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:20 PM
This post has been updated, as indicated below.
The Lakers used their one true spending tool this summer, adding former Clippers center Chris Kaman on Monday via their taxpayer mid-level exception of $3.2 million on a one-year deal.
"Weird coming back...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Tennis--Wimbledon, 6 a.m. (ESPN2)
Soccer--FIFA Confederation Cup, semifinals, 1:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Golf--U.S. Women’s Open, 2 p.m. (ESPN2)
NBA Basketball--NBA Draft at Brooklyn, N.Y., 6:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Major League Baseball--...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:00 PM
The Lakers are trying to prepare for Dwight Howard's free-agency decision, whether he chooses to stay with the team long term or leave for another franchise.
"It's the one decision we have to wait on," said General Manager Mitch Kupchak in an interview...
| May 18, 2013
| 6:25 PM
The Lakers spent $99.9 million in salary this season for a roster that went 45-37. Additionally, the team will pay $29.6 million in luxury taxes -- a total of $129.5 million to get into the playoffs and suffer a first-round sweep by the San Antonio Spurs....
| Jan 9, 2013
| 10:55 PM
Wednesday was just another night to come out and write about greatness and the Clippers. Write that a few years ago and the men in white coats would come and get you.
Right now, in the entertainment capital of the world, they are the best sports...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 10:53 PM
I came to Staples Center on Friday night pretty darn excited, the Lakers coming off two incredible moral victories and Magic Johnson and Jim Buss full of good cheer.
Happy days are here again.
Or, as Buss put it in a radio interview, "How can you not...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 11:06 PM
HOUSTON — The season started with Steve Nash posing next to Dwight Howard on the cover of Sports Illustrated, the headline reading, "Now this is going to be fun."
At one point in the first quarter Tuesday, the Lakers point guard found himself on...