| 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...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Lakers desperately need some healthy guards. They might get one soon.
Versatile reserve Xavier Henry did some running, cutting and shooting Sunday and followed it up with several minutes of rotating one-on-one against player-development coaches Mark...
| 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...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Something funny happened on the way to the memorial service for the Lakers' 2013-14 season.
They won a game.
It looked like things couldn't get any bleaker for the Lakers until they beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 104-91.
GAME SUMMARY: Lakers 104,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Lakers center/forward Pau Gasol missed practice Monday to get an MRI scan on his left foot.
Gasol suffered an injury Friday in the Lakers' 123-87 loss to the Clippers.
The Lakers have struggled with injuries through most of the season. Early in the...
| 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...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 10:25 PM
Steve Nash was sidelined the second half of Sunday's 113-90 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves because of nerve pain in his back and hamstring.
As he walked out of Staples Center, he stopped to talk to a small group of reporters about his frustration....
| 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....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:04 PM
Working Kobe Bryant back into the lineup has been an adjustment for the Lakers, losers of two games in a row.
Playing without backup point guard Jordan Farmar (hamstring) and Steve Nash (back) hasn't made games any easier for the Lakers.
| Jan 18, 2014
| 1:57 PM
With a little more than a minute left in the fourth quarter Friday night in Boston, Kendall Marshall hit what proved to be the game-winning three-pointer in the Lakers' 107-104 defeat of the Celtics.
The Lakers, who closed the game on an 11-0 run, had a...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 9:59 PM
The Lakers aren't tanking but injuries are getting the job done.
Facing the worst team (by record) in the NBA, the Lakers fell to the Milwaukee Bucks, 94-79, on Tuesday night, welcoming the New Year with a thud.
Brandon Knight scored a career-high...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:20 PM
The Lakers' Kobe Bryant is still dominating the All-Star balloting, despite sitting out most of the season recovering from an Achilles' tendon injury.
Back just two games, Bryant leads all NBA guards with 501,215 votes. On Thursday, the league...