1. 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 15 hours ago 304,538 reads 545 comments

  2. 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 3 days ago 346,636 reads 293 comments

  3. 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 4 days ago 93,296 reads 185 comments

  4. 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 11 days ago 147,015 reads 231 comments

  5. 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 13 days ago 20,772 reads 9 comments

  6. 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 13 days ago 21,068 reads 14 comments

  7. 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 16 days ago 3,077 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 17 days ago 42,374 reads 131 comments

  9. 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 18 days ago 35,505 reads 25 comments

  10. 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 20 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 23 days ago 64,496 reads 176 comments

  12. 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 24 days ago 115,152 reads 413 comments

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

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 25 days ago 1,436 reads 0 comments

  14. 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 25 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 26 days ago 80,963 reads 337 comments

  16. 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 26 days ago 1,576 reads 0 comments

  17. Father of NBA Draft Pick Russell Arrested

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 26 days ago 11,927 reads 8 comments

  18. Basketball Impersonator Brandon Armstrong Imitates Kobe Bryant in Latest Edition

    Brandon Armstrong, former D-League player and masterful NBA impersonator, is back at it again. This time, he really outdid himself with his take on Kobe Bryant ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 26 days ago 272,786 reads 366 comments

  19. He's Back! NBA Impersonator Does Kobe

    Viral NBA impersonator Brandon Armstrong took his talents to Kobe Bryant after going through numerous other NBA players. It was but a matter of time...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 26 days ago 1,610 reads 0 comments

  20. What Kobe Bryant Can Learn from the Way Michael Jordan Ended His Career

    Diving into the stats from Jordan's final two seasons with the Washington Wizards to see what knowledge can be gleaned on how to use Kobe Bryant more effectively as he ages.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 27 days ago 2,110 reads 1 comments

  21. Lakers' Jordan Clarkson: We Want to Win Games and Make the Playoffs

    After a historically bad season, Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson hopes his team can rebound this upcoming season by making the playoffs.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 30 days ago 1,814 reads 0 comments

  22. Lakers to Guarantee Jordan Clarkson's Contract

    No surprise here, but the Lakers will keep Jordan Clarkson and allow his contract to become guaranteed for a year, a team spokesman confirmed to Eric Pincus of the Los Angeles Times...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 30 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant at Power Forward: Good Idea or Bad Idea?

    Kobe Bryant will make his return to Staples Center next season after undergoing surgery on a torn rotator cuff. Lakers Nation is optimistic that the team will return to its old winning ways sooner than later...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 30 days ago 56,732 reads 215 comments

  24. Los Angeles Lakers Must Balance the Roster Before 2015-16 Training Camp Begins

    As it currently stands, the Los Angeles Lakers have 14 players on an intriguing but unbalanced roster. Adding one final contract might help the equilibrium, but it’s more ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 48,889 reads 100 comments

  25. Is Byron Scott Evolving as a Head Coach for the Lakers?

    About a month ago, I sent out the following tweet: “This may be complete nonsense on my part, but I feel Byron shaving his mustache signals more openness towards the modern game...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 1,240 reads 1 comments