| Jun 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
On Thursday, the Minnesota Timberwolves "hired" Flip Saunders, who is already their president of basketball operations, as head coach.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Utah Jazz has a deal in place with former Lakers assistant Quin Snyder to fill its head...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:41 PM
The Lakers held a spirited workout for NBA draft prospects on Wednesday afternoon, featuring forwards Doug McDermott and Aaron Gordon.
"We really got after it," said McDermott, a 6-foot-8 senior from Creighton. "I thought it was a great day."
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:00 AM
The Lakers have the seventh pick in the 2014 NBA draft, to be held in New York on June 26.
Arizona forward Aaron Gordon is one of the prospects in the Lakers' range. He's expected to work out for the team this week.
After a stop in Sacramento to...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:27 PM
The Lakers (25-55) play arguably their most important game of the season on Monday night, visiting the also-lottery-bound Utah Jazz (24-56).
Measured by futility, both teams are well-positioned for the 2014 NBA draft lottery. The Jazz are currently...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 1:04 PM
The Lakers climbed to 26 wins on Monday night, defeating the Utah Jazz, 119-104, behind a big night from Nick Young.
In beating the Jazz, the Lakers lost the chance to finish the season tied with Utah at 25 wins. The Jazz (24-57) have the fourth-worst...
| May 12, 2014
| 11:15 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced their 2014-15 preseason schedule.
The team will play eight games starting Oct. 6 at Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, against the Denver Nuggets.
Kobe Bryant should long be ready to play by October after missing...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 7:55 PM
When: 6 PDT.
Where: EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 25-54 through Saturday; Jazz 24-56.
Record vs. Jazz: 1-2.
Update: Utah has lost 15 of its last 17 games,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 11:21 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — Poor Lakers. They lose even when they win.
They hammered the similarly woeful Utah Jazz on Monday, 119-104, but damaged their lottery percentages for the draft.
If the Lakers had lost, Utah would have caught them (and Boston) in...
| May 24, 2014
| 9:26 AM
| May 24, 2014
| 2:34 PM
The Lakers were well-represented on Friday at a BDA Sports workout in Santa Monica.
Featuring potential lottery prospects Aaron Gordon (Arizona) and Zach LaVine (UCLA), General Manager Mitch Kupchak and owner-executive Jim Buss were on hand to scout two...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Add Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry to the list of candidates the Lakers plan to interview for their head coaching vacancy, The Times has learned.
After talking with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak by phone Friday, Gentry has an...
| May 21, 2014
| 8:03 PM
Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry has started to draw interest from other NBA teams to fill one of their head-coaching openings or to perform in the capacity he has in Los Angeles, as the offensive guru.
Although Gentry hasn’t yet...