| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:06 PM
As has been well reported, the Lakers are extremely short-handed at point guard.
On Sunday, the visiting Denver Nuggets have chosen to leave veteran point Andre Miller at home.
Miller was suspended two games by the team for conduct detrimental to...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 10:13 PM
DeMar DeRozan scored 26 points, Kyle Lowry had 13 points and a season-high 14 assists and the Toronto Raptors extended their season-best winning streak to four games, defeating the league-leading Indiana Pacers, 95-82, Wednesday night in Toronto....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 12:19 PM
The Lakers will play three games through Week 10, all at home against teams with losing records.
If they can't break their five-game losing streak and sweep the week, their chances look bleak for the future as most of January will be played on the road....
| Dec 29, 2013
| 9:10 PM
The Philadelphia 76ers won only their second road game of the season by finishing off the Lakers, 111-104.
The Lakers overcame a 13-point deficit to take a 97-94 lead with 5:46 left in the game. The 76ers responded with a 17-7 run to improve to 9-21 on...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:42 AM
The Lakers (13-17) have lost four consecutive games heading into their Sunday night battle at Staples Center against the Philadelphia 76ers (8-21).
The Sixers have lost 13 in a row on the road after winning in Washington on Nov. 1 — their lone...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 8:37 AM
With the Lakers' fourth loss in a row on Friday, a 105-103 defeat to the Jazz in Utah, the Lakers have dropped to 12th place in the Western Conference.
At 13-17, the Lakers are still 3 1/2 games behind the eighth-place Dallas Mavericks (16-13), but...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:59 PM
Kevin Durant had 34 points and 12 rebounds, and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder held on to defeat the Charlotte Bobcats, 89-85, Friday night without injured guard Russell Westbrook.
The Thunder announced before the game that Westbrook had...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:36 AM
The Clippers are set to play on Christmas Day for the third consecutive year, an indication of how far they have come and the star power they have in Chris Paul and Blake Griffin.
The Clippers are to play the Golden State Warriors in Oakland in the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Matt Barnes walked out onto the Clippers’ court Friday and started shooting wearing dark goggles, sort of a Terminator look for the small forward.
Barnes has missed the last 16 games recovering from surgery to repair a torn retina in his left eye,...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 10:17 PM
Taking on the NBA's most prolific backcourt, Eric Bledsoe and Goran Dragic more than held their own.
Bledsoe scored seven of his 24 points in the fourth quarter and Dragic had 21 points to help the Phoenix Suns hold off Stephen Curry and the Golden...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:46 PM
With two straight losses, the Lakers have dipped back below .500 to with a 10-11 record.
In the competitive Western Conference, the Lakers now stand in 12th place -- ahead of the New Orleans Pelicans (9-10) by mere percentage points.
The road ahead...