| Oct 8, 2013
| 8:59 PM
With so much time off while recovering from his torn Achilles' tendon, Kobe Bryant opted to fly to Germany to get his knee treated -- to make sure it's sound when he finally returns to the court.
"I haven't had this much time off in a very, very long...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 9:30 PM
The Lakers fell to the Denver Nuggets in an exhibition game, 97-88, and lost Wesley Johnson because of a strained left foot.
The Lakers swingman played only eight minutes and made one of five shots with two turnovers after starting at shooting guard...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Chris Andersen has been cleared of any wrongdoing as part of an investigation by the Internet Crimes Against Children unit of the Douglas County (Colo.) Sheriff's Department, both his lawyer and prosecutors have confirmed.
The colorfully tattooed...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The smile that never seems to leave Nick Young's face has only grown wider in recent weeks.
The lifelong Lakers fan is living his dream, slipping on the jersey of his beloved team. He's even talked trash with Kobe Bryant, the superstar he has long...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Alex Each always believes in Kobe.
His wife might elbow him in the ribs if he didn't; the first name of the Lakers' biggest star is the middle name of the couple's youngest son.
So even things like Kobe Bryant's uncertain return from a torn Achilles'...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Candace Parker had a blast in her All-Star debut. Parker scored a record 23 points to lead the West to a 102-98 win over the East on Saturday at Uncasville, Conn., and earn MVP honors.
The Sparks star was voted a starter for the 2011 game, but she...
| 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 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...
| 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...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Armed with massive cap room, the Lakers will go shopping in 2014.
The franchise would love to lure LeBron James from Miami -- but after his second straight title, and given the craftiness of Heat President Pat Riley, it may prove a futile hope....
| 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...