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  • Lakers assistant coaching candidate profile: Tim Grgurich

     
    This is the fourth post in a series looking at potential Lakers assistant coaches. We'll profile Tim Grgurich, who, The Times' Broderick Turner reported, Lakers Coach Mike Brown is "expected to try and pry" from his current assistant coaching gig with the...
  • Phil Jackson: Kobe Bryant's left ankle is 'much better'

     
    Kobe Bryant remains a game-time decision for tonight's game against Orlando, but his sprained left ankle was "much better," Lakers Coach Phil Jackson said Monday. Bryant did not talk to reporters after the team's shoot-around in El Segundo. "He feels a...
  • Lakers continue high level of play in 97-84 victory over Orlando Magic

     
    Each time a substitution took place, the standing ovation sounded louder and louder. The Lakers' starters in Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, Derek Fisher and Ron Artest checked in for Lamar Odom, Steve Blake, Matt Barnes and Shannon Brown, prompting cheers for...
  • How the Lakers can make up for a possibly limited Kobe Bryant

     
    Whenever Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is listed as a game-time decision, most fans interpret that as believing Bryant will indeed play. They see it as code that an injury indeed is hurting Bryant but won't prevent him from stepping out on the basketball...
  • Lakers embracing magnitude of matchup with Mavericks

     
    The squeaking from the Lakers' shoes remained audible throughout the tail end of a five-on-five scrimmage. It sounded as loud as Derek Fisher's swished jumper that sparked an expletive from an opposing player on the reserves. It sounded as loud as the...
  • Lakers vs. Dallas: Lakers, Mavericks get fiesty as LA rolls to easy win

     
    Lakers 110, Mavericks 82 (final) Make no mistake, the game between the Lakers and Mavericks Thursday night at Staples Center was played with playoff intensity. How else do you explain five players getting ejected from the game, a flagrant foul 2 and...
  • Poll Question: Would the Lakers be better off as the No. 2 seed?

     
    It might sound like a stupid question, knowing the Lakers have been fighting for Western Conference supremacy as soon as they saw San Antonio reeling. It's also not in the Lakers makeup to want to lose games, especially during April when the playoffs near...
  • Question of the day: What is the most likely upset in the first round of the NBA playoffs? [Updated]

     
    Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Ira Winderman, South Florida Sun-Sentinel The Mavericks were a Kobe Bryant fourth-quarter......
  • Five things to watch in Lakers-Mavericks series

     
    1. Be ready for the war of words: It's the calm before the storm with the Lakers enjoying a day off Friday while they travel from New Orleans back to Los Angeles. But once preparation begins Saturday for the Lakers-Mavericks Western Conference...
  • NBA 2K11 simulation predicts the Lakers will defeat the Dallas Mavericks in six games

     
    Before you roll your eyes at a video game making predictions, consider that Kobe Bryant has endorsed this video game for its authenticity and attention to real-time season trends. Before you wonder how reliable this exercise is, consider that a simulation...
  • Matchups to watch in Lakers-Mavericks series

     
    1. Lakers' offense vs. Dallas' zone It's not usual for NBA teams to play zone defense, but the Mavericks have added a few extra wrinkles this season in hopes that it takes advantage in Dallas' length with two 7-footers in Tyson Chandler and Dirk...