1. Roscoe Smith Deserves Chance to Make Impact with Los Angeles Lakers Next Season

    Toiling away in relative obscurity is a player who could make an impact for the Los Angeles Lakers next season. And in fact, 23-year-old Roscoe Smith already has a job with the purple-and-gold organization...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 8 hours ago 11,215 reads 21 comments

  2. Young on Trash Talk: 'I Went into Kanye-Mode'

    Charlotte , N.C. — What he hoped would turn out into a romantic February has suddenly turned into a tumultuous month...

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  3. Despite Loss, Scott Credits Lin's 'Consistent Effort'

    Jeremy Lin sure sounded like a point guard Sunday. After the Lakers failed to get over the proverbial hump and come back in a 108-101 loss to the shorthanded Oklahoma City Thunder , it was Lin who took the blame...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 15 hours ago 470 reads 0 comments

  4. Jefferson Leads Hornets Past Lakers 104-103

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Al Jefferson had 21 points and 16 rebounds, Mo Williams added 20 points and 13 assists and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Los Angeles Lakers 104-103 on Tuesday night for their third win in four games...

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  5. Wesley Johnson Throws Down Two-Handed Alley-Oop Against Hornets

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  6. Lakers Reportedly Filing Hardship Exception to Allow 16-Player Roster

    Citing the deluge of injuries across their roster, the Los Angeles Lakers have filed for a hardship exception to receive a 16th roster spot...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 hours ago 20,628 reads 71 comments

  7. Will Jeremy Lin's Recent Hot Streak Be Enough for the Lakers to Re-Sign Him?

    The Los Angeles Lakers and head coach Byron Scott have given Jeremy Lin the keys to the offense following the All-Star break. Lin has been putting up 17 points and five assists per game since the break...

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  8. Lakers Nation Roundtable: Top Free Agency Target This Summer

    This summer will be one of the most important in the history of the Los Angeles Lakers' franchise. Coming off of what will be a second straight awful season, the Lakers will be looking ...

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  9. Watch: Kobe Bryant's 'Muse' Documentary

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  10. Scott Also Calls out the Lakers' Bigs for Not Matching Thunder's Physicality

    Reality finally caught up to the Lakers , and the implications depend on how you view their 2014-15 season...

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  11. Five Takeaways from the Lakers' 108-101 Loss to Oklahoma City

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  12. Final: Thunder 108, Lakers 100

    Forty-three years after setting the professional sports record by winning 33 games in a row, Los Angeles Lakers ended what qualifies these days as a winning streak worth celebrating...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 350 reads 0 comments

  13. Thunder Denies Lakers Their First Four-Game Winning Streak of Season

    The Lakers were hoping for a season-high four-game winning streak when they played Oklahoma City on Sunday at Staples Center...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 89 reads 0 comments

  14. Why Tarik Black Can Be a Valuable Piece for the Los Angeles Lakers' Rebuild

    Tarik Black’s first two months with the Los Angeles Lakers have presented a curious amalgamation of assignments—six starts, 10 appearances off the bench and 12 did-not-play designations (DNPs)...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 days ago 19,640 reads 61 comments

  15. Los Angeles Lakers Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for March

    March Madness has a whole different meaning if you’re a long-suffering Los Angeles Lakers fan who is angry and dejected over their completely underwhelming performance this season...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 4 days ago 8,660 reads 28 comments

  16. Wesley Johnson Wants to Stay a Laker

    The Lakers lamented Johnson's inconsistency last season when he played both at small forward and power forward in Mike D'Antoni's small-ball system...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 4 days ago 1,054 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Rally in Fourth Quarter to Defeat the Bucks, 101-93

    The Lakers exploded for 36 points in the fourth quarter to overcome an 11-point deficit with 11:14 left to defeat the Milwaukee Bucks , 101-93, on Friday night at Staples Center for their third consecutive victory...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 4 days ago 157 reads 1 comments

  18. Ellington's Big 4th Quarter Helps Lakers Beat Bucks 101-93

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Wayne Ellington scored 11 straight points in the final six minutes of the game, helping the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Milwaukee Bucks 101-93 Friday night for their season high-tying third straight victory...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 5 days ago 309 reads 0 comments

  19. 5 Moves Los Angeles Lakers Should Make Between Now and Start of Next Season

    It doesn't take much of an analytical background to conclude that the Los Angeles Lakers are nowhere close to being a good basketball team...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 days ago 42,499 reads 119 comments

  20. Young (Knee) out vs Bucks

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  21. Lakers News: Byron Scott Plans on Getting Jeremy Lin Back in Starting Lineup

    As the Los Angeles Lakers prepare to head down the stretch of the season, head coach Byron Scott has continued to tinker with the Lakers starting lineup and rotations in an effort to get a good look at every player on the roster...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 5 days ago 5,318 reads 0 comments

  22. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Kobe Bryant “doesn't Have Anything Left to Prove”

    “He doesn't have anything left to prove,” Abdul-Jabbar said of Bryant, referring to his five NBA championships. “It's up to him on if he wants to do this. A lot of it depends on how his body responds...

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  23. Best 2015 Free Agents for Los Angeles Lakers To Pair With Julius Randle

    Julius Randle had the utter misfortune to suffer a broken leg in his rookie debut for the Los Angeles Lakers in October. But the No. 7 draft pick should be ready to sail back into action next season—hopefully paired with a top free agent...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 days ago 46,253 reads 182 comments

  24. A Season Lost, Julius Randle Readies His Mind and Body to Lead Lakers from Abyss

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The body failed him in dramatic fashion for all the world to see. It has led to the mind, under no spotlight and with no celebrity, becoming stronger...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 84,826 reads 177 comments

  25. Byron Scott: Lakers 'Not Trying to Tank'

    His blood pressure started boiling. For once, what made Lakers coach Byron Scott upset had nothing to do with another loss or an injury...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 6 days ago 2,096 reads 0 comments