| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:36 AM
Pau Gasol was clearly limited on Sunday night when the Lakers lost 114-108 to the Portland Trail Blazers.
Hampered by a sprained ankle, Gasol scored just six points on 3-of-15 shooting while Blazers forward LaMarcus Aldridge dominated with 27....
| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:55 PM
Lakers 100, Sacramento Kings 86 (final)
The Lakers improved to .500 with a 100-86 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Winning their third game in a row, the Lakers kept pace with last year's team with a 7-7 start,...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris, on assignment in the D-League, put up big numbers Saturday in the D-Fenders' season-opening 124-114 loss to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
Kelly scored 24 points on 8-of-16 shooting with nine rebounds in almost 37 minutes. ...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 1:04 PM
With their sixth straight loss and 12th defeat in 13 tries, the Lakers have plummeted to 14th place in the Western Conference.
Falling on Wednesday night to the Phoenix Suns, the Lakers (14-25) were overtaken in the standings by the Sacramento Kings...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 2:18 PM
With Jordan Farmar down for a month with a torn hamstring, the Lakers have just one "healthy" point guard available -- and Steve Blake is battling through a hyperextended right elbow.
Steve Nash has increased his activity with hopes of returning from...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:06 AM
The Lakers have lost 10 of their last 11 games, dropping to 13th place in the Western Conference.
With a record of 14-23, the Lakers are now only 2 1/2 games ahead of the last-place Utah Jazz (12-26). The Lakers have a half-game edge over the...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 9:30 AM
The Sacramento Kings will be the first NBA team to accept bitcoin, the controversial digital currency that is increasingly gaining acceptance in the commercial world.
The basketball franchise said customers can already buy merchandise at its team store....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:56 PM
Indiana's Frank Vogel will coach the Eastern Conference's All-Star team next month, the NBA announced Tuesday night.
The Pacers defeated the Sacramento Kings 116-92 Tuesday, moving their record to 30-7, tops in the conference. The All-Star coaching jobs...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:03 PM
The Lakers struggled defensively against the Phoenix Suns, falling, 114-108, Tuesday night.
Point guard Goran Dragic, almost always a difficult player for the Lakers to handle, finished with 31 points to lead all scorers. Marcus Morris contributed 22...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Kobe Bryant seems indirectly to be directing programming for NBA TV.
With the (now defunct) possibility that Bryant might return Friday in Sacramento from his Achilles' tendon injury, the Lakers-Kings game was added Wednesday to NBA TV's national...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In a move that will lighten the Miami Heat’s payroll and luxury tax bill, the team shipped seldom-used center Joel Anthony to the Boston Celtics in a three-team trade Wednesday.
The Heat received guard Toney Douglas from the Golden State...