| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:04 PM
Point guard Brandon Jennings has Compton roots and no contract. The Lakers have a 39-year-old point guard in Steve Nash. Could there be a fit in Los Angeles for the Milwaukee Bucks' restricted free agent?
With the complex rules of the 2011 collective...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:29 PM
The transition from Mike Brown to Mike D'Antoni as coach early last season was an awkward time for the Lakers.
"Clumsy is not a bad characterization," General Manager Mitch Kupchak said Thursday to Colin Cowherd on ESPN Radio.
The Lakers fired Brown...
| 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 15, 2013
| 7:10 PM
World Peace, 33, told reporters Monday at the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas that he was signing with the Knicks.
He cleared waivers Sunday after being let go in a cost-cutting move by the Lakers under the league's amnesty provision Thursday,...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:15 PM
Penn State's ex-president and two former top school administrators were ordered by a Harrisburg, Pa., judge Tuesday to stand trial on charges accusing them of a cover-up in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Prosecutors showed enough evidence...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
If the Lakers are rebuilding, they'll do it in front of a national television audience.
The Lakers will play five games on ABC, 10 apiece on TNT and ESPN and four on NBA TV -- a total of 29 nationally televised games.
Kobe Bryant may be a question...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Armed with massive cap room, the Lakers will go shopping in 2014.
The franchise would love to lure LeBron James from Miami -- but after his second straight title, and given the craftiness of Heat President Pat Riley, it may prove a futile hope....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The Lakers still need to add players to their roster and 6-foot-7 Marcus Landry could be next.
On Wednesday, Landry's Twitter account suggested he's already part of the team:
I thank God for this Opportunity to be a part of a great...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:16 AM
The Lakers are one of world's 50 most valuable sports teams, but according to Forbes.com the franchise is not even in the top 30.
Soccer club Real Madrid ranked No. 1 overall with a value of $3.3 billion. The top three are all "futbol" teams (with...
| 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 17, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Lakers have limited spending power but Coach Mike D'Antoni likes the team's recent acquisitions of Chris Kaman and Nick Young
"I'm excited about it," D'Antoni told HoopsWorld.com earlier in the week in Las Vegas. "I think that [General Manager]...