| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:15 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Clippers point guard Darren Collison said that if resting was a realistic option, he "probably would have sat out [some] games" rather than continue to play with a painful sprain of his left big toe.
But Collison is the starter...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 10:59 AM
As expected, the Clippers on Thursday signed free agent forward Hedo Turkoglu for the rest of the season, with the contract believed to be for a prorated portion of the veteran's minimum of about $1.4 million.
Turkoglu, who turns 35 in March, will...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 8:52 PM
Doc Rivers interrupted a reporter when the name Hedo Turkoglu came up.
"How do you pronounce his name?" the Clippers' coach asked. "Because I need to get used to that."
For the record, it's HEE-doh TURK-ah-lou.
Clippers broadcaster Ralph Lawler...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 7:32 PM
The Houston Rockets (23-13) dominated the second half against the Lakers (14-22), coasting to a 113-99 win on Wednesday night.
Playing on the second night of a back-to-back, the Lakers dropped their ninth game over their last 11 tries.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers gave a strong indication Tuesday that Los Angeles will be signing free-agent forward Hedo Turkoglu soon.
Rivers was asked at practice if he could see the Clippers signing Turkoglu to a contract.
“We could, yeah,”...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 10:45 PM
The rash of injuries to Lakers point guards that has afflicted starters, backups and fill-ins alike struck Kobe Bryant on Thursday, the All-Star learning he will miss about six weeks with a broken bone in his left knee.
Bryant initially shrugged off the...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:51 PM
The Lakers fell on the road to the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night, 110-97.
Defense was once again an issue as the Lakers let the Mavericks shoot 53.3% from the field.
Dirk Nowitzki led all scorers with 27 points on 12-of-19 shooting. When the...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The team survived the first 19 games of the season without Kobe Bryant, winning 10 while waiting for their All-Star guard to return from Achilles' tendon surgery.
Now Bryant is down with a knee injury that will knock him out for six more weeks.
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:30 PM
They often arrived, especially at first, with a certain swagger. Two Lakers, a Boston Celtic and, once, an entire pro team from China among them.
On the sidewalk outside, passersby sometimes stopped to peer through the windows of the Marina del Rey...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:59 PM
On Wednesday, the Philadelphia 76ers waived two former Lakers.
According to Yahoo Sports, the Sixers released Kwame Brown and Darius Morris.
Brown, a former No. 1 overall pick of the Washington Wizards, played 2 1/2 seasons with the Lakers before a...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Jordan Farmar will miss approximately four weeks with a torn left hamstring, according to the Lakers.
Farmar played just 56 seconds against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday night before asking to be pulled from the game. An MRI on Monday revealed...