| Sep 19, 2013
| 12:10 PM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first of 14 entries, the Lakers were ranked ahead of the New Orleans Pelicans.
Are the Lakers better than the Oklahoma City Thunder?
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:32 PM
Three-peat is so 1988.
The term purportedly coined by Byron Scott and definitively trademarked by Pat Riley amid the Lakers' failed bid for a third consecutive NBA title in the late '80s should be discarded like the faded T-shirts bearing the slogan...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Here's what you need to know about Thursday's NBA draft: Nerlens Noel averaged 10.5 points as a Kentucky freshman until his season ended early because of a serious knee injury.
Now he's the likely No. 1 pick.
Noel still can't jump because of surgery...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Kevin Martin is leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder to rejoin former coach Rick Adelman with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
A person with knowledge of the deal said Martin agreed Tuesday to terms with the Timberwolves on a four-year deal worth as much as $30...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 9:04 PM
Chris Paul and Dwight Howard became free agents at 9:01 p.m. PT on Sunday.
At 9:02 p.m., all but a handful of NBA teams stopped daydreaming and resumed their pursuit of more realistic options.
If Paul and Howard represent the Rodeo Drive of this year'...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Lakers center Dwight Howard shows off his acting skills, along with fellow Relativity Sports athletes Shawn Marion, Dez Bryant and Michael Crabtree, in a YouTube clip titled, "We Crush Acting."
In addition to his Forrest Gump impression, Howard cries,...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Chris Paul trade: Derek Fisher kept hands-off approach...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 4:35 AM
Five things to take away from Lakers' () victory over Houston Rockets...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:35 AM
Pau Gasol relieved he didn't get traded to Houston Rockets...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:34 AM
It's a move that's going to be more controversial than The Decision, and this time it's not only the people in Cleveland that are angry. The Lakers had just orchestrated a three-way deal to bring Chris Paul to L.A. while sending Pau Gasol to the Houston...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:34 PM
With all the anger spurred by the NBA's rejection of a trade that would've sent the New Orleans Hornets' Chris Paul to the Lakers, Commissioner David Stern needs to own up to a mistake and reverse course....