| Dec 21, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Back spasms sidelined Chris Kaman for a stretch in late November but when he improved, Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni left the veteran center out of the rotation.
On Friday night, Kaman played his first significant minutes in a month, contributing to a 104-...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:06 PM
Something funny happened on the way to the memorial service for the Lakers' 2013-14 season.
They won a game.
It looked like things couldn't get any bleaker for the Lakers until they beat the Minnesota Timberwolves, 104-91.
GAME SUMMARY: Lakers 104,...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 11:49 AM
Kobe Bryant is still a likely to be voted by fans to be a starter on the Western Conference All-Star team, according to an All-Star balloting update Tuesday from the NBA.
Despite playing just six games so far this season while recovering from an...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:17 PM
In this most conflicted of Lakers seasons, it figures that the common reaction to Kobe Bryant's imminent and inspirational return is actually two reactions.
Upon hearing the news: Yes! This means they have a chance to make the playoffs!
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The Lakers are 6-7, lingering in the bottom half of the Western Conference and running on a treadmill the size of a franchise while awaiting the return of Kobe Bryant.
But how will Bryant look? What's the deal with Steve Nash? Who took over Jordan Hill'...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 8:15 PM
The Lakers experienced an early day, a 9 a.m. charter flight to Washington D.C.
As usual, Kobe Bryant was up before any of them.
He signed a two-year contract extension Monday morning for $48.5 million that stands to keep him with the Lakers until...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 11:11 PM
The whiteboard inside the Lakers' locker room spelled out the defensive plan in various shades of marker.
Find Kevin Martin. Watch Kevin Love's outlet passes. Make Ricky Rubio a shooter and not a driver.
Fail. Fail. Fail.
At least the Lakers were...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:24 PM
Which is the priority for the Clippers' Darren Collison, offensive production or defensive intensity?
It's no contest, really.
"I think the biggest thing is, I want to rely on my defense," the backup point guard said Monday before the Clippers...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:19 PM
The Minnesota Timberwolves found a way to take DeAndre Jordan out of the game.
There was nothing they could do about Chris Paul and Jamal Crawford.
With Crawford hitting shots from all over the court and Paul making a defiant defensive play on his way...
| 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....
| Jan 9, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Kobe Bryant recently suggested that fans vote for younger players such as Damian Lillard for February's NBA All-Star Game.
The fans aren't listening.
On Thursday, the league released its latest set of returns and Bryant is the leading vote-getter in...