| Jan 4, 2014
| 1:52 PM
It's been a blurry 24 hours for Kendall Marshall, who turned his first start with the Lakers into 20 points and 15 assists Friday against Utah.
His friends and former college teammates texted and called in droves, his Twitter followers increased...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 1:06 PM
The Charlotte Bobcats (10-13) won only 21 games last season but with former Lakers assistant Steve Clifford as head coach, the Bobcats have emerged this season as one of the better defensive teams in the NBA.
The Lakers (10-12) visit Charlotte on...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 4:13 PM
The Lakers made their preseason debut Saturday night in Ontario, beating the Golden State Warriors, 104-95.
In a game where Coach Mike D'Antoni sat out Steve Nash and Pau Gasol to avoid playing the veteran duo on back-to-back nights (the team also plays...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The Lakers didn't do much defensively against the Boston Celtics on Friday night at TD Garden, until the final 3 minutes and 12 seconds when they finally clamped down and rallied for a 107-104 victory.
A Gerald Wallace layup gave the Celtics a 104-96...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:13 PM
This season, an injury report from the Lakers is rarely brief. Seven of the team's 15 players are battling through ailments.
Kobe Bryant, who suffered a lateral tibial plateau fracture in his left knee on Dec. 17, will be evaluated Tuesday by Dr....
| Sep 22, 2013
| 4:04 PM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first two entries in a series of 14, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans but not as good as the Oklahoma City Thunder.
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:57 PM
On the eve of training camp, the Lakers have added former UCLA and NBA veteran center Dan Gadzuric.
Announced Friday by General Manager Mitch Kupchak, Gadzuric increases the roster to 19 players.
The Lakers cannot carry more than 15 into the regular...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Lakers finally got a win with Kobe Bryant on the floor in Week 7, but the team's woes at point guard continued.
Already down Steve Nash (back) and Jordan Farmar (hamstring), the Lakers lost Steve Blake for at least six weeks to an elbow injury....
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:42 AM
The Lakers (13-17) have lost four consecutive games heading into their Sunday night battle at Staples Center against the Philadelphia 76ers (8-21).
The Sixers have lost 13 in a row on the road after winning in Washington on Nov. 1 — their lone...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The Lakers (11-12) visit the Atlanta Hawks (12-12) on Monday night, their third stop on a four-game road trip.
When they met on Nov. 3, Pau Gasol hit a pair of free throws with six seconds left, followed by a crucial block of a Kyle Korver attempt, to...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 2:07 PM
Steve Nash may sit out the second game of the season when the Lakers visit the Golden State Warriors.
"It's very possible he sits out," said Coach Mike D'Antoni.
The Lakers open Tuesday, hosting the Clippers. They play the following night in Oakland....
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:01 PM
The Lakers improved to .500 (2-2) with a tight 105-103 win over the Atlanta Hawks (1-2).
Pau Gasol hit the game-winning free throws with six seconds left -- followed by a block on Kyle Korver, preventing a possible overtime session.