| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Lakers opened the season with one impressive win and one impressive loss.
Expectations by and large are low for the franchise. Oddsmaker MyTopSportsBooks.com gives the Lakers 40-1 odds to win the 2013-14 NBA championship.
| Oct 28, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Former Lakers shooting guard Shannon Brown was traded by the Phoenix Suns on Friday to the Washington Wizards.
His stay in Washington was brief.
The Wizards waived Brown on Monday, despite his $3.5-million guaranteed salary. If he clears waivers in...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Six months before they stare longingly at a hopper of miniature balls and hope for the best, a quartet of NBA teams are already finding things bouncing their way.
Philadelphia, Phoenix, Orlando and Charlotte have packed what was expected to be a season'...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Just because Robert Pera has made millions of dollars and acquired ownership of the Memphis Grizzlies by his mid-30s doesn't mean he always uses great judgment.
According to Yahoo! Sports, Pera has challenged Michael Jordan to a game of one-on-one, with...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Former Lakers forward Vladimir Radmanovic is retiring, according to InSerbia.info.
Radmanovic signed with the Lakers in 2006 as a free agent, playing almost three seasons with the team before a 2009 trade to the Charlotte Bobcats (for Adam Morrison...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers rarely pick in the first round of the NBA draft.
The only player on the roster who was drafted by the Lakers in the first round was Jordan Farmar (26th overall pick in 2006), and he was picked up this summer as a free agent.
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Former Lakers guard Shannon Brown and his wife, singer Monica, have welcomed their first child together.
Daughter Laiyah Brown was born on Sept 3.
I THANK GOD for her!!! JOY has been restored in my LIFE!!! http://t.co/75mbNQ7bh9 — Shannon...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers have one of the NBA's largest fan bases, especially when taking into account the team's online presence.
According to a paper by Mike Lewis and Manish Tripathi of Emory University, the Lakers have the most "social media equity" in the league....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:39 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced the hiring of Kurt Rambis and Johnny Davis to round out the staff of Coach Mike D'Antoni.
"Kurt and Johnny bring many years of NBA experience both as coaches and as former players to this team,” D'Antoni said. "Kurt...
| 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...