1. NBA Free Agency: Latest Buzz Surrounding LaMarcus Aldridge

    NBA free agency began at 12:01 a.m. ET on Wednesday, and teams around the league wasted no time in dishing out expensive contracts. On the first day alone, teams agreed in principle to pay over $1...

    Nick Selbe Written by Nick Selbe about 4 days ago 1,261 reads 2 comments

  2. Kobe's Pitch to LaMarcus Aldridge Reveals Why Free Agents Are Rebuffing Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — Kobe Bryant could only say what he knew. He had lost faith in the Los Angeles Lakers , Bryant told LaMarcus Aldridge . Bryant did not believe the franchise could help him win again...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 936,723 reads 726 comments

  3. Lakers' Next Step in Rebuild May Be Leading Them on Path to LaMarcus Aldridge

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — You lower your standards in so many ways when things get rough. You don't even realize the slippage most of the time...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 7 days ago 143,541 reads 372 comments

  4. Kobe Bryant Speaks About Retirement, Says Next Season Might Be Last

    Speculation has circled the possibility of Kobe Bryant 's 20th NBA season being his last for months, but he provided a bit of clarity during an interview with ESPN's Jemele Hill at the BET Experience Saturday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 77,270 reads 236 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant's Response When Asked About Not Being a Great Friend Is Flawless

    Line of the year. Kobe Bryant was being being interviewed by ESPN's Jemele Hill at the Staples Center on Saturday night for the BET Awards when he was asked a bunch of interesting questions...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 10 days ago 227,131 reads 528 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade, Free-Agent Buzz Following 2015 NBA Draft

    Looks like the Los Angeles Lakers are back. Well, kind of. With the second pick of the 2015 NBA draft, the team picked up what it hopes is the next superstar in point guard D’Angelo Russell, an electrifying 19-year-old out of Ohio State...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 days ago 27,344 reads 5 comments

  7. In D'Angelo Russell, Lakers See Superstar Quality That Has Defined the Franchise

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The Los Angeles Lakers ' pick of D'Angelo Russell over Jahlil Okafor is being framed as a referendum on guards mattering more than centers in today's perimeter-partisan NBA ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 11 days ago 202,231 reads 355 comments

  8. Lakers Drawing Closer to Drafting D'Angelo Russell to Lead Team into Next Era

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — If the Los Angeles Lakers draft Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell on Thursday night, as is the increasing likelihood, it will be for one simple reason...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 12 days ago 280,492 reads 495 comments

  9. Nike Kobe X 'Independence Day' Release Date Schedule, Pics and Retail Price

    If you want to grab attention at a barbecue during the Fourth of July weekend, Nike is about to release the ideal sneaker for you. The Kobe X Independence Day editions are just days away from release...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 13 days ago 1,683 reads 0 comments

  10. How Rumored Dwyane Wade-Kobe Bryant Pairing Could Work for Los Angeles Lakers

    Admit it, NBA fans. The thought of a potential Dwyane Wade - Kobe Bryant pairing for the 2015-16 Los Angeles Lakers is, at the very least, intriguing...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 14 days ago 70,657 reads 83 comments

  11. Kobe Bryant Takes to Instagram to Remind Everyone How Good He and Shaq Were

    Kobe Bryant threw it back to 2001 in an Instagram post Wednesday, just a day after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers to bring the Larry O'Brien Trophy home to Oakland...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 20 days ago 218,654 reads 511 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Defends LeBron James' High-Volume Shooting During NBA Finals

    LeBron James ' per-game field-goal attempt average has risen from 18.5 in the regular season to 26.8 in the playoffs, ballooning to 35.7 in the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 27 days ago 148,913 reads 447 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant Has Perfect Response to People Who Think He's a Selfish Player

    Kobe Bryant : Legend on the court...and on Twitter. A user on the microblogging site recently asked the 17-time All-Star a question that he probably hears a lot...

    Arman Walia Written by Arman Walia about 1 month ago 195,739 reads 641 comments