1. Kobe Bryant Is About to Enter the Most Challenging Season of His 20-Year Career

    If you hang around the NBA anywhere near as long as Kobe Bryant has, you're bound to run into your fair share of obstacles...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 16 hours ago 29,193 reads 191 comments

  2. Kobe Bryant Receives His Lowest 'NBA 2K' Player Rating Yet

    Among Kobe Bryant 's career milestones is having appeared in every NBA 2K game to date. But in the upcoming NBA 2K16 edition, the Black Mamba's player rating of 85 is his lowest yet...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 days ago 404,660 reads 697 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal Comment on Lakers, Relationship, Regrets

    The blood feud between Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant has long been buried, but the two have managed to avoid a one-on-one sit-down in which they publicly discussed what went wrong in Los Angeles —until now ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 days ago 350,468 reads 295 comments

  4. Could Metta World Peace Actually Help the Los Angeles Lakers?

    The Los Angeles Lakers have shopped for everything this summer: prospects and veterans, scorers and stoppers, notable names and less heralded ones. Now, they might be ready to give Peace a chance...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 days ago 95,624 reads 185 comments

  5. How the NBA Has Changed Around Kobe Bryant—And How Kobe Hasn't

    Kobe Bryant has been the unmoving eye of the NBA hurricane for 19 seasons—its stubborn, static center orbited violently by a maelstrom of change...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 16 days ago 147,675 reads 231 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Robert Upshaw and Team Workouts

    Despite a wealth of notable additions giving the Los Angeles Lakers a strong veteran-prospect balance, it seems like general manager Mitch Kupchak isn't done just yet...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 18 days ago 21,439 reads 9 comments

  7. Michael Frazier to Lakers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Lakers added a bit of depth to their backcourt Sunday after signing Michael Frazier. Frazier's agent, Matt Ramker , confirmed the deal. Basketball Insiders' Alex Kennedy reported the contract is for two years...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 19 days ago 21,110 reads 14 comments

  8. Jonathan Holmes to Lakers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Lakers added some depth and size Thursday when they added undrafted free-agent forward Jonathan Holmes. Baxter Holmes of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 days ago 3,115 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers 2015-16 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Los Angeles Lakers are still very much a franchise in transition, but there is legitimate optimism in the air after drafting D'Angelo Russell with the second overall pick and getting last year's first-round pick, Julius Randle, back healthy...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 42,443 reads 131 comments

  10. Nick Young Goes All Out on 'Lip Sync Battle' with Whitesnake's 'Here I Go Again'

    Nick Young and fiancee Iggy Azalea are Lip Sync Battle 's latest matchup, and from the looks of it, Iggy isn't the only one in the relationship who can perform...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 24 days ago 35,518 reads 25 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Bobby Brown To Workout For L.A. On Monday

    The Los Angeles Lakers are starting to put together a roster for training camp. Reportedly, Jonathan Holmes is rumored to have agreed to join the squad and another player may be on the verge of doing the same earlier next week...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 25 days ago 85 reads 0 comments

  12. Brandon Bass Knows How to Impress the Mamba: 'Arguably the Best'

    Despite diminished skills and advancing age, Kobe Bryant remains the most important figure in the Los Angeles Lakers organization. And Brandon Bass knows it...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 28 days ago 64,515 reads 176 comments

  13. Can D'Angelo Russell, Jordan Clarkson Be Lakers' Backcourt of the Future?

    The Los Angeles Lakers , with D'Angelo Russell and Jordan Clarkson at the backcourt controls, didn't have to wait long for their first bout with the boo birds...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 29 days ago 116,961 reads 413 comments

  14. Lakers News: Garry Vitti Says Lakers' New Facility Will Be "Second to None"

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 1,510 reads 0 comments

  15. L.A. D-Fenders Hire Casey Owens as Head Coach

    The Los Angeles D-Fenders hired a new coach Tuesday, naming Casey Owens to direct the Lakers ' NBA Development League affiliate.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 22 reads 0 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant Discusses NBA Future, Lakers' Free Agency and More with Yahoo Sports

    Kobe Bryant 's future with the Los Angeles Lakers and in the NBA has been a source of speculation this offseason. The future Hall of Famer addressed his potential retirement and the state of the Lakers in an interview Tuesday with Marc J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 81,255 reads 337 comments

  17. What Should the Lakers Do with Their 15th Roster Spot?

    We have officially entered the dog days of summer. With no NBA on the horizon, the type of news we're left with is Kobe visiting China to mobs of fans, a 52 year old Hakeem breaking ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 1,612 reads 0 comments

  18. Father of NBA Draft Pick Russell Arrested

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 12,099 reads 8 comments