1. Inside the Los Angeles Lakers Historically Bad Defense

    The Los Angeles Lakers are having a rough season by every metric. Offensively, their lack of quality ball-movers bogs down the offense and cycles in a constant flow of isolation basketball...

    Dylan Murphy Written by Dylan Murphy about 1 hour ago 78 reads 1 comments

  2. Randle Says He's Ditched His Crutches

    Seven weeks since fracturing his tibia in the season opener, Julius Randle is entrenched in the long process back to the court...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 15 hours ago 817 reads 0 comments

  3. Kevin Durant Latest to Call 'BS' That Kobe Is Driving Free Agents from Lakers

    Kobe Bryant is not keeping notable free agents from signing with the Los Angeles Lakers , despite his tough-love policies and occasionally abrasive personality. The state of the roster may be doing that...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 19 hours ago 73,940 reads 277 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Buzz from Los Angeles on Kobe Bryant, Potential Trade and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers may not win a lot of games during the 2014-15 season, but they are always in the news...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 hours ago 5,704 reads 0 comments

  5. Nick Young Rocks a Ninja Turtles Onesie

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young continues to entertain off the court thanks to a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle onsie.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 hours ago 668 reads 0 comments

  6. Trade Restrictions Lifted for Some Lakers

    It's unclear if the Lakers will be willing to make any significant moves this season, but as of Dec. 15, a number of Lakers became trade eligible.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 21 hours ago 51 reads 0 comments

  7. Dirk: Kobe 'Greatest Player in My Generation'

    NEW YORK – Few appreciated Kobe Bryant surpassing Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list as much as the man who is six spots below the Los Angeles Lakers legend...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 hours ago 2,305 reads 1 comments

  8. Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Look at Kobe Bryant's Road Trip into NBA History

    NBA Senior Writer Kevin Ding followed the Los Angeles Lakers on their three-game trip to San Antonio, Minnesota and Indiana for three very different results...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 23 hours ago 48,415 reads 55 comments

  9. Los Angeles Lakers Can't Afford to Ignore Wayne Ellington's Obvious Value

    Averaging just 17 minutes off the bench for the Los Angeles Lakers , Wayne Ellington is a role player whose value is sometimes overlooked. This may seem like a curious statement during a losing season and about someone averaging just 6...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 day ago 16,992 reads 22 comments

  10. TV Ratings Are Down for Clippers and Lakers

    The divergent fortunes of the Clippers and Lakers have not carried over to their television ratings. They're both on the decline...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 298 reads 0 comments

  11. Stuckey Propels Pacers' Rout of Cold Lakers

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Rodney Stuckey had a points and rebounds double-double just twice in the last seven seasons -- the last one coming almost two years ago...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 2 days ago 355 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Post Worst Performance in a Half Since Moving to LosAngeles

    One night after Kobe Bryant 's historic scoring milestone, the Lakers reminded everybody that they're not a good basketball team. They lost 110-91 to the Indiana Pacers , and it wasn't really even that close...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 2 days ago 496 reads 0 comments

  13. Mad Mamba: Kobe Throws Up Hands in Disgust, Stares Down Official After No-Call

    The Los Angeles Lakers are having a rough night against the Indiana Pacers , and Kobe Bryant 's frustrations have been starting to become more apparent...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 days ago 4,775 reads 26 comments

  14. Jordan Hill Forcing His Way into Los Angeles Lakers' Long-Term Plans

    For the second consecutive season, Los Angeles Lakers big man Jordan Hill is enjoying a breakout year. But this one has more substance. More production, too. He isn't simply turning heads; he's turning corners...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 days ago 7,767 reads 17 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Talks Michael Jordan Inspiration in 'The Players' Tribune' Exclusive

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant surpassed Michael Jordan on the NBA scoring list against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, topping MJ's total of 32,292 points...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 days ago 25,094 reads 51 comments

  16. Kobe Reflects on Passing Jordan

    Last night, Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list, moving into third place behind Karl Malone and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Guarantee Half of Ronnie Price's Contract

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 days ago 271 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Kobe Bryant and More

    Congratulations, Kobe Bryant , for passing Michael Jordan for third place on the all-time scoring list. Now tell us how much longer you are going to play...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 8,036 reads 1 comments

  19. Los Angeles Lakers Beginning to Flash Some Signs of Passing Chemistry Test

    Careening their way through yet another challenging season, the Los Angeles Lakers seem to be reclaiming a modicum of chemistry. The fissures had started, as they often do in sports, with a lineup shuffle...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 days ago 15,811 reads 13 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant's Latest Feat Touches NBA's Past, Present and Future

    MINNEAPOLIS — As part of his book-giving tradition, Phil Jackson in 2006 gave Kobe Bryant Blink by Malcolm Gladwell ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 74,928 reads 213 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Compares Andrew Wiggins to a 17-Year-Old Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant doesn't dole out compliments lightly, so listen up, folks. After passing Michael Jordan on the NBA 's all-time scoring list and propelling the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 121,397 reads 86 comments

  22. Kobe Compares Andrew Wiggins to Himself

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 3 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  23. What Is Left for Kobe Bryant to Accomplish After Passing Michael Jordan?

    He's won championships, scoring titles, gold medals, MVPs and more. Now, Kobe Bryant has outscored Michael Jordan—the man he has always been compared to throughout his career...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 days ago 12,822 reads 23 comments

  24. Kobe Surpasses Jordan, Lakers Beat Timberwolves

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Kobe Bryant assed Michael Jordan for third place on the NBA scoring list and had 10 points in the final five minutes to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 100-94 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 3 days ago 1,665 reads 0 comments

  25. Watch Every Major Scoring Milestone from Kobe's Career, Including Passing MJ

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has officially passed Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan on the all-time NBA scoring list...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 days ago 25,901 reads 77 comments