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  • Derek Fisher's visit with Miami just part of the negotiating process

     
    Lakers guard Derek Fisher landed in Miami on Saturday and listened to LeBron James' pitch about joining the Heat. Fisher then sat in a swank South Beach hotel and heard Miami Heat owner Micky Arison and team President Pat Riley make the same case. With...
  • Caught in the Web: Lakers pursuing Raja Bell

     
    -- The Times' Mike Bresnahan reports that free-agent guard Raja Bell will decide sometime next week whether he will play with the Lakers. -- The Orange County Register's Kevin Ding asks readers whether Derek Fisher or Steve Blake will prove more...
  • Caught in the Web: Lakers are on the ball when it comes to social media

     
    --The Times' David Wharton details how the Lakers are dominating social media too. --ESPN Los Angeles' Andy and Brian Kamenetzky talk free agency in their latest podcast. --The Detroit Free Press' Mark Snyder highlights what former Michigan forward...
  • Readers react to what would have happened had Michael Jordan teamed with Magic Johnson and Larry Bird

     
    Below the jump are the best answers on what readers think would happen if Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson and Larry Bird had joined forces to create a super team. Of course, many shared skepticism that that actually would have happened. "What would have...
  • Lakers may need to grind out wins to secure series against Oklahoma City

     
    Former Lakers Coach Pat Riley often argued the playoffs didn't start until one of the teams stole a road game. That's either the most comforting or most delusional thought to tell Lakers fans now. That's because Lakers are tied 2-2 with eighth-seeded...
  • MVPs off the court

    MVPs off the court
    In 2010, a month before he took to the basketball court for the first time in a New York Knicks uniform, Amare Stoudemire took to the red carpet at Lincoln Center in head-to-toe Tom Ford. In 2009, when NBA No. 1 draft pick Blake Griffin was chosen by...
  • Riley begins another rebuilding project

    In the bleak time between the end of his playing days and the beginning of a broadcast career with the Lakers that eventually led to the head-coaching job, Pat Riley buried himself in carpentry as a hobby. It turned out to be good training. Time and...
  • Which is the best Lakers team ever?

    Shaq or Wilt? Kobe or Magic? The Showtime Lakers or the 33-wins-in-a-row Lakers? And what about George Mikan? Just which is the greatest Lakers team of all time? It's time to find out. The Times has asked an online sports simulation site to run a...
  • Round One begins

    The Times has asked an online sports simulation site to run a tournament involving the 12 greatest Lakers title teams of all time, as selected by The Times. The simulations were done by Imagine Sports, a Silicon Valley-based Internet company developing...
  • Their good start is just that to Bryant, Jackson

    Their good start is just that to Bryant, Jackson
    CLEVELAND -- Funny thing, the Lakers don't seem that impressed by fourth place in the Western Conference. Kobe Bryant and Coach Phil Jackson were both reluctant to make a big deal out of it, suggesting instead that the Lakers hadn't touched their...
  • It was time for a show

    It was time for a show
    The headline over a science story in The Times this week read, "In a Universe of Wonders, Remembering to Be Awed." That reminded me of a conversation I had when I covered the Showtime Lakers 20 years ago. Bill Dwyre, the sports editor, summoned me to his...