| Jan 26, 2014
| 7:18 AM
After winning two consecutive games, the Lakers (16-28) have lost two in a row. They finish their seven-game road trip in New York on Sunday, visiting Madison Square Garden to play the Knicks (16-27).
New York is coming off an impressive win over the...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 3:03 PM
NEW YORK -- The Lakers ended their seven-game Grammy trip the same way they started it.
The New York Knicks beat the Lakers, 110-103, behind 35 points from Carmelo Anthony at Madison Square Garden.
Jodie Meeks had 24 point while Pau...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:50 PM
When: 12:30 PST.
Where: Madison Square Garden.
On the air: TV: Channel 7; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 16-28, Knicks 16-27.
Record vs. Knicks (2012-13): 1-1.
Update: The Knicks have endured a season much like the Lakers, though their home...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 3:44 PM
NEW YORK — It started buzzing through the Lakers' locker room and had nothing to do with Pau Gasol angrily challenging teammates a few minutes earlier or Mike D'Antoni continuing to pick on the always-soggy defense.
Kobe Bryant's scoring record at...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 12:34 PM
Magic Johnson torched his favorite team again, telling “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno on Monday night the Lakers were in a bind because of “some critical mistakes.”
The biggest of those mistakes, according to Johnson? Hiring...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers will be represented at the NBA All-Star game, but not on the court.
Kobe Bryant was recently voted in by the fans as a starter but a knee injury will force him to sit out on Feb. 16.
No other Lakers were named to the Western Conference...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:21 PM
Joe Johnson hit a high-arching jumper as time expired to give the Brooklyn Nets a 95-93 comeback victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night.
Johnson's game-winning shot capped an improbable rally from a 16-point second-half deficit for the...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers said an ESPN report that the organization has had internal discussions about possibly trading Blake Griffin to the New York Knicks for Carmelo Anthony was “so stupid.”
Rivers clearly was upset about the report,...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 10:39 PM
There were no sports-channel highlight shows the last time the Golden State Warriors won nine in a row in the same season. Even if there had been, the top-10 compilers surely would have been hard-pressed to find a Gus Williams-to-Rick Barry moment that...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:42 PM
As we head into 2014, sports remains our guiding light.
On these pages, we read daily about the good, the bad and the ugly, and we haven't even gotten to Dennis Rodman yet.
None of what we digest on the Web, or each morning in the paper, is...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Kobe Bryant recently suggested that fans vote for younger players such as Damian Lillard for February's NBA All-Star Game.
The fans aren't listening.
On Thursday, the league released its latest set of returns and Bryant is the leading vote-getter in...