| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:53 PM
The Memphis Grizzlies closed out a tight game at Staples Center on Friday, defeating the Lakers, 89-86, behind a big performance from Zach Randolph.
After Jodie Meeks hit a three-pointer with the Lakers down, 85-81, with 1:20 left, Randolph was able...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni used his sixth different starting lineup on Tuesday night in the team's ninth game, finding a combination to beat the New Orleans Pelicans, 116-95.
The original plan was to regularly use two different starting lineups with...
| Nov 11, 2013
LOS ANGELES They were together from 2004-08. The relationship yielded a Coach of the Year honor for one, and a couple of MVPs for the other.
Mike D'Antoni knows Steve Nash, and early in the Los Angeles Lakers' 113-90 blowout loss to the Minnesota...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Pelicans 96, Lakers 85 (final)
The New Orleans Pelicans pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Lakers by 11 points. The Lakers ran out of gas against the younger, athletic Pelicans, especially with second-year forward-center Anthony Davis...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Lakers 99, Rockets 98 (final)
Steve Blake hit a game-winning three-point shot with 1.3 seconds left to help the Lakers upset the Houston Rockets on the road despite playing without Kobe Bryant.
In a confusing finish with the Lakers down two and 10.9...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:52 AM
HOUSTON -- The Lakers will start Chris Kaman instead of Shawne Williams in an effort to match up better against a brawny Houston team Thursday.
Kaman will join Pau Gasol in the frontcourt against the Rockets, who start Dwight Howard and 7-footer Omer...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:56 PM
The Lakers (2-3) were dismantled on the road by the Dallas Mavericks (3-1) on Tuesday night, falling, 123-104. Monta Ellis led all scorers with 30 points on 11-of-14 shooting with nine assists.
The five Lakers starters combined to outscore Ellis by just...
| Nov 6, 2013
DALLAS While little is known about Kobe Bryant's rehabilitation, it's safe to say his comeback is going better than the Lakers' attempt at one Tuesday night.
The starting power forward? Dwight on Thursday?
Buddy, the Lakers have bigger problems.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:20 PM
It was a Christmas gift that never appeared on any star basketball player's wish list.
Inside the hefty SAT study guide filled with algebra equations and vocabulary teasers was a letter from one high school friend to another, a message of hope for...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The smile that never seems to leave Nick Young's face has only grown wider in recent weeks.
The lifelong Lakers fan is living his dream, slipping on the jersey of his beloved team. He's even talked trash with Kobe Bryant, the superstar he has long...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 1:57 PM
The Lakers made the signing of small forward Wesley Johnson official on Monday.
"Wesley is a young, athletic player who runs the floor well and is an excellent defender," said Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak in a prepared statement. “He&...