| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:27 PM
The Phoenix Suns have waived Michael Beasley, buying the 24-year old forward out of his contract.
During the 2011-12 season, the Lakers made efforts to trade for Beasley while he was a member of the Minnesota Timberwolves. Instead, the Lakers picked up...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 6:27 AM
Kobe Bryant has taken notice of exactly where the Lakers are being ranked in the Western Conference, at least in a preseason survey by ESPN.com.
12th I see.. — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) August 14, 2013
Compiling the opinion of 215 contributors,...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
When Kurt Rambis meets up with the Lakers in training camp as an assistant to Coach Mike D'Antoni, he'll reunite with a number of players he's previously coached.
In addition to Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol and Jordan Farmar, Rambis will get to work again...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:05 PM
LAS VEGAS — It didn't take long for Mark Madsen to bust a move in his return to the Lakers.
On the same day he was contractually set to start as coach of the franchise's Development League team, the onetime power forward known for his...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:54 PM
With a tough stretch of schedule to start the 2013-14 season, the Lakers may not finish November with a winning record.
The big question will be the health of Kobe Bryant, who is recovering from surgery to repair a torn Achilles' tendon. Steve Nash...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Kurt Rambis has been a part of the Lakers organization for longer than he can remember.
"It's been quite a few years," said Rambis to The Times in a phone interview on Thursday.
Now he's back on the bench, as an assistant to Coach Mike D'Antoni....
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The Lakers rarely lose desired players. Although Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets in free agency, there are only 13 former Lakers currently under contract to other NBA teams:
- Point guards: Derek Fisher (Oklahoma City Thunder), Ramon Sessions...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:40 PM
On Thursday, the Lakers officially introduced forward-guard Wesley Johnson at their practice facility in El Segundo.
"I think this is one of the most important seasons of my life," said Johnson, who struggled to live up to expectations through his first...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:32 AM
In guard-forward Wesley Johnson, Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak has found another other quality player on a minimum-salary contract.
Drafted fourth in 2010 by the Minnesota Timberwolves, Johnson never quite lived up to his potential coming out...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Brad Stevens, who built tiny Butler University into an NCAA powerhouse, will try to guide a rebuilding project with the Boston Celtics and point guard Rajon Rondo, the veteran leader whom Stevens must now decide whether he will build around.
| 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...