| 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...
| 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 13, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder 131 - Lakers 102 (end of regulation)
The Thunder got easy revenge on Thursday night, defeating the Lakers 131-102 in Oklahoma City.
On Sunday, the Lakers upset the Thunder 114-110, behind a career-high 42 points from Jodie Meeks....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:16 PM
New Orleans Pelicans 132 - Lakers 125 (end of regulation)
The Lakers fought all the way back from 21 down, but couldn't close the deal against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night at Staples Center.
A 40-point fourth quarter (74 in the second...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:00 PM
The Lakers were thoroughly outclassed on Friday night, getting dominated in San Antonio by the Spurs, 119-85.
Playing on the second night of back-to-back games, the Lakers fell behind quickly in the first quarter and were completely out of contention by...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:18 PM
For two straight games, Steve Nash left early with back, knee and hamstring issues, all related to the chronic nerve root irritation that has kept him out of the Lakers' lineup for most of the season.
"It's pretty much the same thing. It was provoked...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Miami Heat 109 - Lakers 102 (end of regulation)
The Lakers made a game of it but the Miami Heat held off a Lakers' run, completing a two-game season sweep, 109-102.
Chris Bosh had his jumper working all night, scoring 31 points on 15-of-22 shooting....
| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Nick Young said he expects to play Friday night when the Lakers (22-45) host the Washington Wizards (35-22).
"I'm feeling good," Nick Young said. "Ain't too much Swaggy can't do out there."
Young, who gave himself the nickname "Swaggy P," fractured...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:08 PM
The Lakers will have to wait a while longer for guard Xavier Henry to return from a sprained knee and abnormality of his lateral meniscus.
According to a team spokesman, Henry experienced knee soreness on Monday after running through an on-court workout...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Steve Nash left the Lakers' game in the third quarter Sunday after suffering nerve irritation in the same leg that was fractured last season.
Nash, who apparently collided with a Chicago Bulls player, left with eight points and two assists in 21...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The Lakers signed guard Manny Harris on Thursday to a 10-day contract, the team announced.
Harris has played 13 games for the D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate, averaging 30.6 points a game.
The 6-foot-5 Harris previously spent...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:44 AM
The NBA trade deadline came and went on Thursday. The Lakers made a little splash on Wednesday night, trading point guard Steve Blake to the Golden State Warriors for young guards Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks.
"As a person, as a player, we loved...