| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:03 PM
The Lakers struggled defensively against the Phoenix Suns, falling, 114-108, Tuesday night.
Point guard Goran Dragic, almost always a difficult player for the Lakers to handle, finished with 31 points to lead all scorers. Marcus Morris contributed 22...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Kobe Bryant almost tripped over a cable when he walked into the post-game interview room after Tuesday's game, stumbling, then mumbling under his breath how that would have been interesting.
At least the Lakers' superstar had better luck on the court....
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:04 PM
Working Kobe Bryant back into the lineup has been an adjustment for the Lakers, losers of two games in a row.
Playing without backup point guard Jordan Farmar (hamstring) and Steve Nash (back) hasn't made games any easier for the Lakers.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:00 AM
To make the playoffs, the Lakers need to be better than seven teams in the Western Conference.
In the first 12 of 14 entries, the Lakers were ruled better than five (New Orleans Pelicans, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Minnesota Timberwolves and Utah...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Former Lakers guard Shannon Brown and his wife, singer Monica, have welcomed their first child together.
Daughter Laiyah Brown was born on Sept 3.
I THANK GOD for her!!! JOY has been restored in my LIFE!!! http://t.co/75mbNQ7bh9 — Shannon...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:17 PM
A day after Sports Illustrated unveiled a five-part series alleging football corruption at Oklahoma State, a Yahoo Sports investigation alleged that five Southeastern Conference players took impermissible benefits while they were in college.
| Sep 14, 2013
| 4:00 PM
SACRAMENTO — There is hope for the rundown downtown here, and for the hometown basketball team. The Sacramento Kings were as good as gone in January, when rich boys from Seattle put up half a billion dollars to load the team into a moving van headed...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Spencer Hawes scored 24 points and made the winning basket late in the fourth quarter as the Philadelphia 76ers stunned the visiting Miami Heat, 114-110, on Wednesday night.
The 76ers, picked by many to finish with the NBA's worst record, made their...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Mike D'Antoni was vacillating between the bed and the sofa, dazed and infused with painkillers when the call came last November.
The Lakers needed a new coach. They wanted him.
It sunk in even though he was convalescing from knee-...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City's All-Star point guard, is set to make his return for the Thunder on Sunday night against the Phoenix Suns, nearly a month earlier than originally forecast after knee surgery in early October.
Westbrook, an All-NBA...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:11 AM
The Lakers began the 2013-14 NBA season with a 2-2 record, playing four games in six nights.
Playing without Kobe Bryant, who is recovering from Achilles' tendon surgery, for an unknown stretch may make it difficult for the Lakers to finish the season...