1. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Kobe Bryant and Possible Free-Agent Targets

    With just a few months remaining in the NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers are closer to the doldrums of the Western Conference than a playoff spot...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 5 months ago 24,645 reads 15 comments

  2. Pau Gasol Says Los Angeles Lakers Lack Discipline

    Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol is a pro's pro, a veteran of two championship teams with the purple and gold. But these are not the Lakers of old, and the team's lackluster play is clearly wearing thin...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 5 months ago 6,655 reads 36 comments

  3. Lakers News: Shutting Down Kobe Bryant for Rest of Season Only Option for L.A.

    Get the artillery ready and man your battle stations, because the Los Angeles Lakers are one move away from entering full-tank mode. That one move is shutting down Kobe Bryant for the rest of the 2013-14 season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 19,470 reads 40 comments

  4. The Clock Is Running out for Kobe Bryant to Return to LA Lakers in 2014

    Time is no friend of Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers . Things are progressing slowly for Bryant, who suffered a knee fracture six games into his return from a ruptured Achilles and has not played since Dec...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 22,171 reads 57 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant: Jason Collins' Return to NBA Will Have 'Domino Effect'

    Kobe Bryant believes Jason Collins' presence on the Brooklyn Nets will have an impact that extends well beyond the NBA and professional sports...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 22,632 reads 99 comments

  6. The One Matchup Kobe Bryant Probably Won't Win and the Rematch He Might

    LOS ANGELES — “Let the best man win.” That’s what Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni said late Friday night, looking ahead to the rest of his ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 36,315 reads 109 comments

  7. Is Kobe Bryant Ready to Accept Big Changes on the LA Lakers?

    The Los Angeles Lakers are poised to undergo abundant changes this summer as a means of overhauling the roster. Whether future Hall of Fame shooting guard Kobe Bryant is ready to accept those modifications remains to be seen...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 19,782 reads 49 comments

  8. LA Lakers Will Not Rush Kobe Bryant to Return This Season

    Don’t be surprised if Kobe Bryant doesn ’t return to action soon, Los Angeles Lakers fans...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 6,717 reads 14 comments

  9. LA Lakers Front Office Whiffs at NBA Trade Deadline, but Bigger Tests Await

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The future course of the Los Angeles Lakers wasn ’t shaped at the NBA trade deadline Thursday. It won’t be dictated by May 20, the next landmark date as far as L...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 44,510 reads 92 comments

  10. Will Kobe Bryant Ever Be Able to Be an Elite NBA Star Again?

    As great as the 2014 NBA All-Star Game turned out to be, it was still overshadowed, at least in part, by those who weren't fit to participate—chief among them, Kobe Bryant ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 months ago 10,882 reads 51 comments

  11. LeBron James, Kobe Bryant Top Forbes' List of 2013 NBA Endorsement Deal Earners

    To the surprise of no one, Miami Heat four-time MVP LeBron James and Los Angeles Lakers five-time champion Kobe Bryant are incredibly wealthy...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 42,815 reads 24 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Says He Doesn't Want Input on LA Lakers 2014 Free Agency Plans

    Los Angeles Lakers owner Jim Buss, general manager Mitch Kupchak and the rest of the team’s front office will be faced with the arduous task of putting a championship-caliber ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 5 months ago 10,118 reads 6 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant Addresses Retirement Speculation, Asks If Best Days Are Behind Him

    Kobe Bryant isn't done yet, but he's getting there. And he knows it. Time has left the once-indiscreet and brazen-faced Los Angeles Lakers superstar introspective and guileless, inclined to look ahead to days when his stay at the top is over...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 27,069 reads 10 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant, Even Injured, Center of Attention at 2014 NBA All-Star Game

    NEW ORLEANS — The All-Star stage is meant to be a shared space, a broad platform designed to support the NBA ’s greatest talents and egos all at once. Kobe Bryant has never been much for sharing, though...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 5 months ago 94,621 reads 210 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Says He'd Try 3-Point Contest, Teases Marco Belinelli

    Kobe Bryant has never been one to shy away from competition. So his desire to give the NBA Three-Point Contest a go probably isn't too surprising...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 30,622 reads 73 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant's NBA Mount Rushmore Leaves Room for Only One LA Laker

    South Dakota would run out of cliff space real fast if all these "Mount Rushmores" actually went up. The latest superstar to throw out his list of the best four players in NBA history is Kobe Bryant ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 5 months ago 185,677 reads 375 comments

  17. Should Kobe Bryant Be Working Harder to Recruit Talent?

    Kobe Bryant has reached a point in his career where perhaps he should be actively asking players to join him with the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 6 months ago 12,309 reads 59 comments

  18. Kevin Durant Calls Kobe Bryant, Carmelo Anthony Toughest Covers

    Kevin Durant has been playing fantastic basketball throughout the 2013-14 season, and those who have been paying close attention have noticed that he hasn't just been scoring...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 10,390 reads 117 comments

  19. James Harden Reportedly Will Start for Kobe Bryant in 2014 NBA All-Star Game

    Houston Rockets star James Harden will reportedly replace Kobe Bryant in the Western Conference's starting backcourt on Sunday in the 2014 All-Star Game. Yahoo Sports' Marc J...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 6 months ago 28,575 reads 192 comments

  20. Dwight Instagrams Photo of Himself Dunking on Former Teammate Kobe Bryant

    It’s safe to say Dwight Howard ’s stint with the Los Angeles Lakers last season probably won’t garner him a Hollywood star—not now, not ever. Howard’s L...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 6 months ago 90,187 reads 531 comments

  21. Mitch Kupchak Says LA Lakers Won't Trade for Immediate Help, Won't Tank Either

    By all accounts, the Los Angeles Lakers have played and injured themselves out of any serious postseason talk. At 16 games below ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 6 months ago 20,374 reads 90 comments

  22. 2014 NBA All-Star Game Warmups Revealed

    The 2014 NBA All-Star Game not only provides fans with a chance to see their favorite players from across the league gathered on one court, but also showcases a wealth of new, alternative sporting wear...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 6 months ago 56,848 reads 81 comments

  23. Throwback Thursday: Kobe Bryant Mean Mugs, Impresses Brandy at 1997 Dunk Contest

    Back in 1997, young Kobe Bryant was still trying to make a name for himself in the NBA . He did just that in the dunk contest with this between-the-legs slam...

    Ken Dorset Written by Ken Dorset about 6 months ago 41,039 reads 6 comments

  24. Can Kobe Bryant Pay It Forward with Dante Exum?

    Heading into his final two seasons with the Los Angeles Lakers , Kobe Bryant may have an opportunity to close out the chapter in an unexpected way—by mentoring Australian sensation Dante Exum...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 20,721 reads 63 comments

  25. Kobe Bryant's Contract, Injuries Mean LA Lakers Must Wait for Real Rebuild

    The Los Angeles Lakers will find it extremely difficult to rebuild during Kobe Bryant ’s final years with the franchise...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 6 months ago 14,899 reads 45 comments