| Mar 23, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Steve Nash played Friday after a long absence but reinjured the damaged nerves in his back and probably won't play Sunday against Orlando.
"I'm thinkin' doubtful," said Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni, who added that Nash might return Tuesday against New...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers (22-46) have a chance to break their four-game losing streak when they host the Orlando Magic (19-51) on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Orlando comes in on the second night of a back-to-back, after a last-second, 89-88 loss to the Utah...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:08 PM
Washington Wizards 117 - Lakers 107 (end of regulation)
The Lakers' race to the bottom continued on Friday night, in a 117-107 loss to the Washington Wizards at Staples Center -- but team fought until the end, almost literally.
With just over two...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 11:19 PM
Reinforcements arrived for the Lakers at a time when they could exchange their entire roster for the Western Conference All-Stars and it wouldn't matter.
Their season is pretty much done.
On the bright side, Steve Nash may not be.
| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:10 PM
The Lakers gave the San Antonio Spurs a challenge on Wednesday night at Staples Center, fading in the fourth quarter as the best team in the Western Conference took out one of the worst, 123-109.
Spurs point guard Tony Parker scored 25 points on 11-of-...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 2:42 PM
On Tuesday, the Lakers announced that Jordan Farmar will miss at least two weeks with a groin strain.
Farmar was injured Monday in practice, his third injury of the season after a pair of hamstring tears.
"We were in the middle of the practice, and...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The Lakers just can't avoid injuries.
On Monday, Lakers guard Jordan Farmar suffered a groin injury in practice.
Farmar had already missed 30 games with two hamstring injuries. He'll be evaluated on Monday or Tuesday by Dr. Luga Podesta of the Kerlan-...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:47 PM
In early February, the Lakers ran out of players in an odd win at Cleveland over the Cavaliers, 119-108.
On Thursday, Joe Borgia, the NBA's vice president of referee operations, gave his perspective (via NBA TV) on the strange final minutes that saw...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:57 PM
Kobe Bryant is done for the season, but he's already eyeballing next year with high expectations.
"It's my job to go out there on the court and perform. No excuses for it. You have to get it done," Bryant said in a news conference on Wednesday, after...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Jodie Meeks was the star of the Lakers' show last Sunday, outscoring Kevin Durant but also reminding his team of something less enthralling.
He'll be a free agent in July. Almost all the Lakers will be, in fact.
The latter isn't necessarily a bad...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:56 PM
The Lakers will probably be mathematically eliminated next week from a playoff spot, four weeks before the regular season ends.
That's what happens when you go 10-29 since Dec. 21.
But Coach Mike D'Antoni still wants some consistency from them over...