| Sep 22, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Forget all that stuff about Kobe Bryant returning from an Achilles' tendon injury this season. It'll happen at some point.
The real question involves next season. He might not return at all to the Lakers.
Bryant is entering the last nine months of his...
| 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...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:27 PM
If newly signed free agents Chris Kaman, Nick Young and Wesley Johnson don't excite Lakers fans, there's that rarely uttered phrase by the franchise that's won 16 championships — wait till next summer.
The rebuilding will begin after a 2013-14...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 10-9, Raptors 6-12.
Record vs. Raptors (2012-13): 1-1.
Update: Kobe Bryant returns against a team that hasn't beaten the Lakers...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 11:12 PM
There were 19 seconds left in the first half when the Staples Center crowd rose to its feet and roared. It's been nearly eight months, but everybody remembered what was happening next.
Kobe Bryant had the basketball. His teammates stepped out of the...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 11:18 PM
Kobe Bryant returned, and that was the only kind phrase to be written Sunday about the Lakers, who sputtered and flopped against the trade-depleted Toronto Raptors.
The career night belonged to Amir Johnson, a previously docile power forward who...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Was it the fadeaway jumper he made over Nick Young? The step-back shot that was too much for Xavier Henry?
The proof must have been on the practice court for the Lakers, who just committed two more years and $48.5 million to Kobe Bryant before really...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 8:51 PM
El pívot Chris Bosh aportó 25 puntos y ocho rebotes en la victoria de El Heat de Miami por 122-103 ante los Kings de Sacramento.
Bosh encestó 25 puntos y ocho rebotes mientras el escolta Dwyane Wade logró 20 tantos, cinco rebotes, cinco asistencias y...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:39 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Call it "The Block."
On Wednesday night, Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo threw an errant pass that was intercepted by Nicolas Batum midway through the fourth quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers.
Batum and Damian...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 6:02 PM
DENVER — If a teammate ever asks for advice on whether to play with an injury, Arron Afflalo says he usually answers the question something like this: "If you can play, get out there and play. If you're going to [play halfway], sit down and recover....
| Nov 2, 2013
| 10:51 PM
Rookie Michael Carter-Williams had 26 points and 10 assists and Spencer Hawes added 18 points and 11 rebounds as the Philadelphia 76ers continued their stunning start to the season, beating the Chicago Bulls, 107-104, at Philadelphia on Saturday night....