| Feb 27, 2014
| 8:23 PM
Wesley Johnson swears he's OK. He laughs when told he survived the NBA equivalent of back-to-back car accidents.
The slender Johnson just ended a two-day trek through burly land, guarding brawny Pacers power forward David West on Tuesday and the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Xavier Henry has yet to suit up for the Lakers in 2014, felled by a knee injury in a loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Dec. 29.
On Thursday, Henry will make an appearance with the D-Fenders in one of the final stages of his recovery from a bone bruise...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:24 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Count Kendall Marshall among those dragged down by the Lakers' woes.
He was a surprisingly successful pick-up from the NBA's Development League, churning out double-digit assists almost immediately when signed in December.
| Jan 26, 2014
| 11:39 AM
The Lakers have signed guard Manny Harris to a second 10-day contract, the team announced Sunday.
Harris was recently called up from the NBA Development League, where he played for the Lakers' affiliate (D-Fenders).
Through five games with the Lakers,...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The Lakers waived Shawne Williams on Jan. 7, after he played in 32 games for the team, averaging 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds a night.
On Monday, the D-Fenders announced they had acquired Williams via a waiver claim.
The D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:55 PM
When the NBA season started in October, point guard Kendall Marshall was in the NBA Development League, where he played for the Delaware 87ers.
Then the long list of Lakers injuries changed his fate, leading to a promotion. On Friday night, the 22-year-...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The Lakers didn't do much defensively against the Boston Celtics on Friday night at TD Garden, until the final 3 minutes and 12 seconds when they finally clamped down and rallied for a 107-104 victory.
A Gerald Wallace layup gave the Celtics a 104-96...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 10:23 AM
BOSTON -- At some point in Friday night's game against Boston, two recent Development League players could be on the court at the same time for the Lakers.
Shooting guard Manny Harris joined the team after signing a 10-day contract Thursday. He was...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The Lakers signed guard Manny Harris on Thursday to a 10-day contract, the team announced.
Harris has played 13 games for the D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate, averaging 30.6 points a game.
The 6-foot-5 Harris previously spent...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The Lakers woke up on New Year's Day closer to last place than a playoff spot in the Western Conference.
And their new starting point guard appears to be Kendall Marshall.
Jordan Farmar will miss at least four weeks after sustaining another tear in...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:03 PM
None of this entered Kendall Marshall's thoughts in his wildest, most optimistic moments.
The former first-round draft washout is now the Lakers' starting point guard. Two weeks ago, he was with the Delaware 87ers of the NBA Development League....