| Jul 20, 2013
| 10:29 PM
The deck appeared stacked against the Galaxy from the moment the U.S. and Canadian national anthems were played before Saturday night's game.
Not only was the Galaxy without veteran forwards Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane, the team faced the red-hot...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Kurt Rambis has been a part of the Lakers organization for longer than he can remember.
"It's been quite a few years," said Rambis to The Times in a phone interview on Thursday.
Now he's back on the bench, as an assistant to Coach Mike D'Antoni....
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:33 AM
Kobe Bryant spent Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium and the morning with Yasiel Puig at the Lakers' practice facility in El Segundo.
Great to talk shop with @MagicJohnson I grew up a Yankee fan but I rep my city!! #LALOVE #dodgers. Rivera and Jeter...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The Lakers still need to add players to their roster and 6-foot-7 Marcus Landry could be next.
On Wednesday, Landry's Twitter account suggested he's already part of the team:
I thank God for this Opportunity to be a part of a great...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 2:18 PM
In an interview with Jim Rome of CBS Sports on Tuesday, Steve Nash called Kobe Bryant a "freak" -- but he meant it in the best possible way.
Bryant, who turns 35 on Aug. 23, suffered a torn Achilles' tendon in April. He's midway through the recovery...
| 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 30, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Coach Mike D'Antoni looks forward to his first full season with the Lakers.
"I think we can be better than most people think," D'Antoni said on ESPN LA (710 AM) radio Tuesday to Mark Willard and Mychal Thompson. "I think Mitch [Kupchak, Lakers...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The Lakers rarely lose desired players. Although Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets in free agency, there are only 13 former Lakers currently under contract to other NBA teams:
- Point guards: Derek Fisher (Oklahoma City Thunder), Ramon Sessions...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 11:55 AM
Steve Nash will pursue his love of soccer this off-season, trying out for Inter Milan with hopes of joining the franchise for the Guinness International Champions Cup.
"It's a dream come true to get a chance to try out, not just to try out but to take...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Lakers free agent guard Andrew Goudelock has found a new home, albeit one far away from the confines of Staples Center and Los Angeles.
According to Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News, Goudelock has signed a one-year deal to play in Russia with...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 12:22 PM
Steve Nash is confident Kobe Bryant will quickly return to full strength after tearing his Achilles' tendon in April.
"If I were putting my money on it, I would say the sky’s the limit. As we know, he’s determined and focused as is out...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:53 AM
The Lakers' summer league squad in Las Vegas performed relatively well, finishing in the quarterfinals with an 83-77 loss to the Golden State Warriors.
Mark Madsen, recently appointed to Coach Mike D'Antoni's staff as a player development coach,...