| Oct 9, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Steve Nash says he's already sensed a major difference in the Lakers this season.
"I think we have a lot of guys that are in a good position to play well in the system and find an identity together," Nash said. "And the chemistry...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 12:48 PM
The Lakers waived two centers on Wednesday, cutting ties with Eric Boateng and veteran Dan Gadzuric.
Both were training-camp invites with long odds of making the roster.
The Lakers now have 17 players under contract. The league maximum to start the...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:30 PM
The Lakers fell to the Denver Nuggets in an exhibition game, 97-88, and lost Wesley Johnson because of a strained left foot.
The Lakers swingman played only eight minutes and made one of five shots with two turnovers after starting at shooting guard...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Steve Nash and ex-wife Alejandra Amarilla Menrath recently settled their child-custody dispute in Arizona court.
According to the Associated Press, Maricopa County Judge Ray Ryan Adelman signed off on a settlement agreement on Sept. 25, ordering it...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Kobe Bryant has the third-most popular selling NBA jersey worldwide, according to the league.
Based on global sales from Adidas, LeBron James of the Miami Heat topped the list for the first time in his career. Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls placed...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:28 AM
What speed will the Lakers' play this coming season?
"We’re going to play exactly how we finished off last year -- playing with a tempo that’s right for us," Kobe Bryant said on media day Saturday. "We’re not an up-and-down, run-and-...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Among the many questions about the Lakers' lineup: Who's going to play power forward?
Pau Gasol will take over at center, leaving a gap down low that might be filled by Jordan Hill. Might.
The eighth pick in the 2009 draft worked on his outside shot...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:21 PM
The Lakers start camp with three point guards, all capable of playing major minutes.
Coach Mike D'Antoni may keep Steve Nash's minutes down to about 30 minutes per game but that still just leaves 18 minutes combined for Steve Blake and Jordan Farmar....
| Sep 28, 2013
| 6:32 PM
It's a line Steve Nash would rather leave off a resume that includes two most-valuable-player awards, 10,249 assists and a record 90.4% accuracy on free throws.
He's now the oldest player in the NBA.
"It's not a privilege I ever really dreamed about,"...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:32 PM
[Update: The Dwight Howard decision finally came, and the free-agent center chose the Houston Rockets over the Lakers.] The Lakers are trying to persuade Dwight Howard to stay with the franchise for five more years. Magic Johnson tweeted the same...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 5:44 PM
The next thing you know, Jack Nicholson will be sitting courtside to watch the most captivating NBA team in town.
That would be the Clippers, who upstaged their Staples Center brethren once again by reaching a deal Sunday to lure Doc Rivers away from...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Steve Nash gave Coach Mike D'Antoni a vote of confidence on Tuesday, despite acknowledging last season was "a disaster."
"I think he's a very bright coach. He's not without flaws but none of us are," said Nash on the "Mason & Ireland Show" on ESPN L.A....