| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Clippers Coach Doc Rivers warned his players before the season that they’d better expect each opponent’s best effort because of all the hype surrounding the Clippers.
Rivers told his players that because they are considered championship...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers have a chance to finish the first week of the season with a .500 record despite playing without Kobe Bryant (Achilles' tendon).
After upsetting the Clippers on opening night, the Lakers were blown out by the Golden State Warriors on...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:01 PM
The Lakers improved to .500 (2-2) with a tight 105-103 win over the Atlanta Hawks (1-2).
Pau Gasol hit the game-winning free throws with six seconds left -- followed by a block on Kyle Korver, preventing a possible overtime session.
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:11 AM
The Lakers began the 2013-14 NBA season with a 2-2 record, playing four games in six nights.
Playing without Kobe Bryant, who is recovering from Achilles' tendon surgery, for an unknown stretch may make it difficult for the Lakers to finish the season...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:01 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first eight of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than the New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings and Utah Jazz but not as good...
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni is looking forward to a "normal" season after last year's difficult trek.
"I'm looking forward to getting to know the guys. See how they interact with each other -- see if we can have a little bit [more] chemistry this year...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:56 PM
The Lakers (2-3) were dismantled on the road by the Dallas Mavericks (3-1) on Tuesday night, falling, 123-104. Monta Ellis led all scorers with 30 points on 11-of-14 shooting with nine assists.
The five Lakers starters combined to outscore Ellis by just...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:35 AM
The Lakers (2-3) have played three solid games at home this season (2-1) but have been blown out twice on the road (0-2).
Visiting the 4-1 Houston Rockets may not be the answer to the Lakers' traveling woes.
Coach Mike D'Antoni said Wednesday that he'...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:52 AM
HOUSTON -- The Lakers will start Chris Kaman instead of Shawne Williams in an effort to match up better against a brawny Houston team Thursday.
Kaman will join Pau Gasol in the frontcourt against the Rockets, who start Dwight Howard and 7-footer Omer...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:21 PM
The Minnesota Timberwolves (4-2) are off to one of their best starts in franchise history.
They'll visit Staples Center on Sunday night, looking to end a 22-game losing streak to the Lakers (3-4).
The Lakers have the opportunity to improve to .500,...