| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:45 PM
The Lakers lost for the 12th time in their last 13 games, falling to the Suns in Phoenix on Wednesday night, 121-114.
Nick Young was ejected in the second quarter after getting floored by a flagrant foul from Alex Len, who was ejected as well. Young...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Add Xavier Henry to the Lakers' long list of injured point guards.
On Monday, Henry was diagnosed with a bone bruise and an "abnormality of the lateral meniscus" in his right knee.
Henry left with a little over a minute left in the first quarter...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 7:50 AM
The Lakers are a household franchise -- love 'em or leave 'em -- because they've won 16 championships and advanced to the NBA Finals 31 times.
But now they're collecting something far different from trophies.
Injuries. Lots of them.
You can keep...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 12:04 PM
In addition to his five NBA championships with the Lakers, Michael Cooper led the Sparks to consecutive WNBA titles as coach in 2001 and 2002.
Cooper will go back to the WNBA sidelines as head coach of the Atlanta Dream.
The Dream have reached the...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Kobe Bryant practiced for a third consecutive day Thursday and said he felt improvement in his left ankle.
“It feels stronger this morning than it did yesterday before practice,” Bryant said, “and it’s less sore now than it was...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:45 AM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Steve Nash and Steve Blake will start for the Lakers on Tuesday night against the Minnesota Timberwolves, ending lengthy injury absences for the Lakers' point guards.
Don't expect Nash, who turns 40 on Friday, to play 48 minutes. He'll...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 10:11 PM
The Golden State Warriors defeated the Lakers, 102-83, on Saturday night, extending a double-digit lead in third that the Lakers couldn't overcome.
In addition to the expected injuries to guards Kobe Bryant (knee), Jordan Farmar (hamstring), Steve Blake...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:53 PM
The Memphis Grizzlies closed out a tight game at Staples Center on Friday, defeating the Lakers, 89-86, behind a big performance from Zach Randolph.
After Jodie Meeks hit a three-pointer with the Lakers down, 85-81, with 1:20 left, Randolph was able...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Steve Nash doesn’t know whether he will be an effective NBA player again because of persistent pain in his lower back.
There is one certainty for the Lakers point guard: He’s not contemplating retirement.
“No, not at all,” Nash...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 1:25 PM
SACRAMENTO -- What Steve Nash described as “an obviously pretty horrible 13 months for me” could be nearing an end for the veteran Lakers point guard.
“I might not be able to play anymore, I might have to yo-yo it or I...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Coach Mike D'Antoni said Friday he hopes that Steve Nash and Kobe Bryant can play Jan. 28 against Indiana, right after the Lakers' seven-game road trip, their longest of the season.
Speaking to reporters at the Lakers training facility in El Segundo, D'...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 12:19 PM
The Lakers will play three games through Week 10, all at home against teams with losing records.
If they can't break their five-game losing streak and sweep the week, their chances look bleak for the future as most of January will be played on the road....