| Jan 5, 2014
| 11:01 PM
The Lakers turned to the Marshall Plan again, new point guard Kendall Marshall giving them another solid game after being plucked from the Development League.
They're also open to fresh alternatives on defense after yielding 77 points in the second half...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 10:06 AM
The Lakers have lost 10 of their last 11 games, dropping to 13th place in the Western Conference.
With a record of 14-23, the Lakers are now only 2 1/2 games ahead of the last-place Utah Jazz (12-26). The Lakers have a half-game edge over the...
| 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...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:31 PM
Oregon State junior wide receiver Brandin Cooks is making himself available for the NFL draft.
The Biletnikoff Award winner as the nation's top receiver, Cooks set Pac-12 Conference records with 128 catches for 1,730 yards for the Beavers this season....
| 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...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 11:18 PM
Gordon Hayward scored a career-high 37 points, including Utah's final 17 points, to overcome Kevin Durant's 48 points and lead the Jazz to a 112-101 victory over Oklahoma City on Tuesday night at Salt Lake City.
After the Thunder sliced a 24-point...
| 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 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 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 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 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...