| Aug 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
In trying to develop "franchise" centers like Andrew Bynum and Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant believes the Lakers lost track of what took the team to two consecutive titles.
"We had a stretch where we won championships with Pau anchoring the offense for us,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:20 PM
On Monday, the Lakers let their final asset from the Dwight Howard trade slip away.
The team's $1.2-million trade exception for Christian Eyenga, a throw-in to the Orlando Magic as part of the four-team trade, expired a full year after the initial...
| 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 29, 2013
| 6:29 AM
The Lakers added a player during the last week, increasing the roster to 12.
Gonzaga forward Elias Harris agreed to a two-year deal, with a partial guarantee in the first season.
Mark Madsen, now a player development coach with the Lakers, hopes to...
| 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...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 1:53 AM
The Lakers' summer league squad in Las Vegas performed relatively well, finishing in the quarterfinals with an 83-77 loss to the Golden State Warriors.
Mark Madsen, recently appointed to Coach Mike D'Antoni's staff as a player development coach,...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:15 PM
Do the Lakers have passionate, supportive fans? Cleveland Cavaliers center Andrew Bynum doesn't seem to think so.
According to Larry Brown Sports, Bynum, when asked about the fans in Cleveland on Fox Sports Ohio's "Access Cavaliers," had an answer that...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:52 PM
The Lakers announced their summer league squad for Las Vegas on Thursday.
Center Robert Sacre represents the only player currently under contract with the team for the upcoming regular season. Sacre, who hit July as a restricted free agent, recently re-...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:59 PM
LAS VEGAS -- The Lakers did something that would be unusual in any game, summer league or otherwise: None of their starters scored in double figures.
That's the way it goes for the Lakers here in the Las Vegas Summer League, where their epic struggles...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:49 PM
What are the odds free agent Dwight Howard re-signs with the Lakers?
According to gambling website Bovada, they're not great.
The Houston Rockets have become the favorite with 7-5 odds. The Lakers are second at 9-5.
Free agency began on July 1....
| Jul 4, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Earl Clark was a bright spot for the Lakers last season when injuries thrust the young forward into the starting lineup.
On Thursday, Clark agreed to a two-year deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers for $9 million, according to Sean Deveney of the...