| Dec 26, 2013
| 9:40 AM
After being sidelined since Dec. 1 with a left hamstring tear, Jordan Farmar returned to the Lakers lineup Wednesday, starting against the Miami Heat in their Christmas Day showdown.
Not quite an easy transition.
Farmar had missed 10 games with the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:45 PM
The rash of injuries to Lakers point guards that has afflicted starters, backups and fill-ins alike struck Kobe Bryant on Thursday, the All-Star learning he will miss about six weeks with a broken bone in his left knee.
Bryant initially shrugged off the...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 8:02 AM
The Lakers finished Week 5 where they started, at .500 (9-9).
Week 6 is relatively quiet with just two games, Friday night in Sacramento and Sunday at home.
The Lakers will have plenty of time to practice, with hopes that Kobe Bryant will be able to...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| 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...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
With a tough stretch of schedule to start the 2013-14 season, the Lakers may not finish November with a winning record.
The big question will be the health of Kobe Bryant, who is recovering from surgery to repair a torn Achilles' tendon. Steve Nash...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Jordan Hill knows that his role on the Lakers has changed a bit.
"With guys like Kobe [Bryant] and Steve [Nash] out, we're not good enough to have off days," Hill said.
So in the power forward's first game as a starter this season, he responded...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 2:03 PM
The Lakers unveiled their "Hollywood Nights" black jersey on Wednesday via Twitter.
The team will wear the Hollywood Nights jersey on selected games throughout the season.
The Lakers will also wear a white, sleeved jersey on occasion (including...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:22 PM
If the Lakers have any intention to make a deal before the Feb. 20 trade deadline, a number of players on the roster just became trade eligible.
In most cases, free agents signed during the off-season cannot be traded until Dec. 15.
This applies to...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 12:17 PM
The Lakers finally get Kobe Bryant back on Sunday night when they host the Toronto Raptors, about 240 days after the team's All-Star guard went down with a torn Achilles' tendon.
In his absence, the Lakers were swept by the San Antonio Spurs in the...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 3:57 PM
BEIJING -- The Lakers' next practice will be at the MasterCard Center, which sounds like it could be in New York, Chicago or Los Angeles.
It's in the Chinese capital, though, the first step of the Lakers' NBA-mandated weeklong trip away from home.
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder 122, Lakers 97 (final)
The Thunder made short work of the Lakers on Friday night, coasting to a 25-point win.
Forward Kevin Durant led Oklahoma City with 31 points, eight rebounds, five assists and four steals. Point guard...