| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:13 PM
The Lakers aren't the only team in the Western Conference with major injury concerns heading into the season.
Oklahoma City star guard Russell Westbrook will miss four to six weeks after undergoing surgery Tuesday on the same right knee he injured...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:13 PM
Among the many questions about the Lakers' lineup: Who's going to play power forward?
Pau Gasol will take over at center, leaving a gap down low that might be filled by Jordan Hill. Might.
The eighth pick in the 2009 draft worked on his outside shot...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:21 PM
The Lakers start camp with three point guards, all capable of playing major minutes.
Coach Mike D'Antoni may keep Steve Nash's minutes down to about 30 minutes per game but that still just leaves 18 minutes combined for Steve Blake and Jordan Farmar....
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:41 AM
BEIJING -- Kobe Bryant was still reluctant to provide a timetable for his return but hinted he could play ... sort of.
He planned to run on the court Monday, the day before the Lakers played Golden State.
"After I get out there today and run around...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 9:51 AM
The Lakers are in China preparing for games against the Golden State Warriors in Beijing and Shanghai.
On Saturday, team members took a charter bus to one of the country's best known attractions, the Great Wall, where they in turn became an attraction...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 6:46 AM
When will Kobe Bryant get back on the court?
While there's still no time frame, the Lakers All-Star continues to ramp up his activity as he works his way back from an Achilles' tendon injury.
Before Friday's exhibition game in Shanghai against the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:15 PM
While the date of his return is still unclear, Kobe Bryant is hoping to push through the final phases of his recovery from Achilles tendon surgery.
"I'm feeling good. It's been a long process but it's been a challenging one and I'm looking forward to...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 2:57 PM
On the eve of training camp, the Lakers have added former UCLA and NBA veteran center Dan Gadzuric.
Announced Friday by General Manager Mitch Kupchak, Gadzuric increases the roster to 19 players.
The Lakers cannot carry more than 15 into the regular...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 1:18 PM
The big question surrounding the Lakers as they approach training camp is the status of Kobe Bryant.
The All-Star guard is still recovering from a torn Achilles' tendon, suffered on April 12 in a win over the Golden State Warriors.
"I do believe...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first 12 of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than five (New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Minnesota Timberwolves and Utah...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Time Warner Cable SportsNet will televise 78 of the Lakers' 82-regular season games this coming season.
Bill MacDonald and Stu Lantz return to call the broadcast along with sideline reporter Mike Trudell.
The studio programs "AccessSportsNet: Lakers"...