| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:10 PM
The Lakers gave the San Antonio Spurs a challenge on Wednesday night at Staples Center, fading in the fourth quarter as the best team in the Western Conference took out one of the worst, 123-109.
Spurs point guard Tony Parker scored 25 points on 11-of-...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 7:25 PM
If the Lakers ever need inspiration during their darkest season ever, they can always look to one of their sworn enemies.
The San Antonio Spurs were there too, not that long ago.
They lost future Hall of Famer center David Robinson for almost an...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:40 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Sure, why not. Another ragged moment for the Lakers and their fine tradition.
They never lost this badly to the San Antonio Spurs until Friday, a 119-85 blush of a game for the visitors that blew past their embarrassing 32-point...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:00 PM
The Lakers were thoroughly outclassed on Friday night, getting dominated in San Antonio by the Spurs, 119-85.
Playing on the second night of back-to-back games, the Lakers fell behind quickly in the first quarter and were completely out of contention by...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Kobe Bryant forgot to mention someone of note in his rant about the Lakers’ future.
Thanks to Bryant’s payroll-devouring $48.5-million contract over the next two seasons, the Lakers will have little financial wiggle room to...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 11:17 PM
Dwight Howard had 22 points and 16 rebounds, James Harden added 21 points and the Houston Rockets held LeBron James in check Tuesday night in a 106-103 win over the visiting Miami Heat.
One night after James scored a career-best 61 points, Miami cut its...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:46 PM
Kevin Durant scored 30 of his 37 points in the second half Friday night, helping the Oklahoma City Thunder snap a three-game losing streak with a 113-107 victory over the visiting Memphis Grizzlies.
Russell Westbrook had 21 points and six assists in...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:44 AM
The NBA trade deadline came and went on Thursday. The Lakers made a little splash on Wednesday night, trading point guard Steve Blake to the Golden State Warriors for young guards Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks.
"As a person, as a player, we loved...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:43 PM
at Utah 94, Miami 89:Marvin Williams scored 23 points and rookie Trey Burke hit a jump shot with 24 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 94-89 victory over the Miami Heat on Saturday night.
Trailing 87-79 after Williams hit two three-pointers,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:16 PM
Doc Rivers' message had a nice ring to it: Vote for D.J.
The Clippers coach said Wednesday he had lobbied his fellow Western Conference coaches to cast an All-Star vote for center DeAndre Jordan, who has become one of the game's elite big men in his...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 9:29 PM
The Orlando Magic finally has its first victory of the new year.
Beginning the day as one of only two NBA teams that hadn't registered a win in 2014, Orlando ended its recent frustrations against a Boston Celtics team that is struggling just as much....