| Jul 12, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Lakers have officially signed Chris Kaman for the 2013-14 season.
"We’re pleased to be able to add a big man of Chris’ caliber to the roster for the upcoming season,” said General Manager Mitch Kupchak in a news release. "He’...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:51 PM
In the wake of recent events, it would be easy to dismiss Lamar Odom.
Nice pro basketball career. Got 14 years out of it, 12 of those in Los Angeles with either the Clippers or Lakers. Made millions, screwed up in the end, so it is over. See ya.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Veteran NBA player Lamar Odom was arrested Friday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence after he was spotted driving erratically on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley, the California Highway Patrol said.
Odom, a free agent who...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:29 PM
General Manager Mitch Kupchak held up a jersey and presented it to the centerpiece of the Lakers' off-season.
It was a big man, as expected, but the newly signed center was Chris Kaman, not Dwight Howard, so there was a more-than-mild difference....
| Aug 26, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Antawn Jamison may have improved his odds of winning a first NBA title by moving to a team with zero championships.
The veteran free agent agreed to a one-year contract with the Clippers on Monday for the veteran's minimum of about $1.4 million,...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Lakers assistant coach Kurt Rambis hopes to help improve the team's defense, but he also had some thoughts to share on the offense.
"The [Lakers] still have big people and I think you have to take advantage of the big people," said Rambis in a phone...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:27 AM
Kobe Bryant has taken notice of exactly where the Lakers are being ranked in the Western Conference, at least in a preseason survey by ESPN.com.
12th I see.. — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) August 14, 2013
Compiling the opinion of 215 contributors,...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers weren't the only team that unsuccessfully bid on the services of free agent center Dwight Howard.
The Dallas Mavericks made the full pitch, including an animated video promising the Mavs as the key to global domination.
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:27 PM
If newly signed free agents Chris Kaman, Nick Young and Wesley Johnson don't excite Lakers fans, there's that rarely uttered phrase by the franchise that's won 16 championships — wait till next summer.
The rebuilding will begin after a 2013-14...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The loss of Dwight Howard will take some time for the Lakers to get over, but the franchise saved a significant amount of money in his departure.
With Howard on the books at $20.5 million, the team's payroll might have climbed to as high as $104.3...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 6:30 AM
At some point soon Dwight Howard will make his decision, choosing where to take his talents.
Some of the league's most historic big men have forced their way onto the Lakers -- Howard seems to be on the verge of walking away.
If he doesn't end up with...