| Mar 17, 2014
| 6:58 AM
For the Lakers in Week 20, what happened off the court was far more interesting than the road losses against the Oklahoma City Thunder and San Antonio Spurs.
It wasn't surprising that the team fell to the top teams in the NBA on successive nights. ...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:23 PM
It came during a pause in the national anthem, loud and clear.
“Fire D'Antoni!” was the yell from a single fan before the Lakers played Houston on Tuesday.
Don't tell that to Steve Nash, who came to the defense of Lakers Coach Mike D&...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Golden State Warriors 112- Lakers 95 (end of regulation)
All the Golden State Warriors needed was a big second quarter to put away the Lakers on Friday night at Staples Center.
All-Star guard Stephen Curry scored 11 points in the second on four-of-...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 9:38 PM
The Lakers' injuries keep coming, as if anything's really surprising anymore.
Pau Gasol was the latest to receive bad MRI exam results and was expected to miss at least a week because of a strained right groin, the Lakers said Saturday.
He won't be...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:39 PM
The Lakers closed the book on another player this season, one of many who couldn't quite get over their injury problems.
Xavier Henry made it through a total of 43 games before the Lakers officially shut him down Friday because of wrist and knee...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Reinforcements arrived for the Lakers at a time when they could exchange their entire roster for the Western Conference All-Stars and it wouldn't matter.
Their season is pretty much done.
On the bright side, Steve Nash may not be.
| Feb 23, 2014
| 11:43 AM
The Lakers (19-36) are looking to establish a winning streak as they host the Brooklyn Nets (25-27) on Sunday at Staples Center.
Swingman Nick Young is expected to make a return after fracturing a knee on Feb. 5.
With the additions of guards Kent...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:55 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — There was a gust of certainty Monday, a rarity in one of the most uneasy seasons in Lakers history.
Steve Nash clearly wants to return next season.
"I want to come back for sure," he said Monday.
It's a longshot he'll even...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:10 PM
This certainly wasn't part of the plan.
Not that the Lakers officially had one — Tank Option A? Tank Option B? — but they were merrily drifting toward rebuild mode with a nice, comfy spot in the draft lottery thanks to all these injuries....
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:17 PM
DENVER — Phil Jackson, viewed by some Lakers fans as a future savior of the franchise, has been offered a front-office job by the New York Knicks.
Jackson, 68, recently met with Knicks owner James Dolan and planned to make a decision next week,...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:43 PM
It was one of the Lakers' few sunshine moments this season, a historically bizarre victory in Cleveland when backup center Robert Sacre was allowed to keep playing despite picking up a sixth foul.
The serenity, though, was short-lived.
As Lakers Coach...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 6:03 PM
Of course it had to happen like this.
Steve Nash. Freak injury. Leaving a game in the third quarter.
The latest piece of an incomprehensible Lakers puzzle was tossed off the table Sunday when Nash exited early in a 92-86 loss to the Chicago Bulls....