1. Shelburne: Kobe, Lakers Can Stop Pretending Now

    LOS ANGELES -- It's fitting that Kobe Bryant wanted to pretend everything was OK one last time before losing a third consecutive year to a season-ending injury. Pretending -- that's what this entire season has been for Bryant and the Lakers ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,019 reads 0 comments

  2. Report: Kobe 'Definitely' Wants to Come Back Next Season

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant is having surgery on his torn rotator cuff on Wednesday, the team announced on Monday, but this doesn't mean his career is over...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 3,043 reads 2 comments

  3. Lakers Announce Return to Hawaii for Training Camp

    El SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers will hold their 2015 training camping in Hawaii, returning to the islands for the first time since 2007, it was announced today by team president Jeanie Buss...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 412 reads 0 comments

  4. Young on Kobe's Absence: Just Give Me the Ball

    The Los Angeles Lakers will be without Kobe Bryant for a while, possibly the rest of the season, after he undergoes surgery on his torn rotator cuff on Wednesday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,527 reads 0 comments

  5. Young Says He Should Be Getting the Ball with Kobe out

    Nick Young on what Lakers need to do w/o Kobe: "Pretty much just give me the ball and get out of the way...

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  6. Kobe Bryant Injury Update: Lakers Star Undergoes Surgery on Torn Rotator Cuff

    On Wednesday, Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant underwent surgery on his torn rotator cuff. He is expected to be out for nine months. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 25,893 reads 118 comments

  7. Rookie Clarkson Gets Dose of Reality, Losing Streak Reaches 8

    With Kobe Bryant almost certainly out for the season, there seems to be little for Lakers fans to hang their hats on for excitement the rest of this unflattering 2014-15 campaign...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 319 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Trade Rumors: Highlighting Buzz on Brook Lopez and Reggie Jackson

    The rebuild continues to deteriorate for the Los Angeles Lakers . After months of speculation with regard to his usage by coach Byron Scott, Kobe Bryant suffered a torn rotator cuff recently, per ESPN...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 7,768 reads 2 comments

  9. Lakers' Jeremy Lin Acknowledges Frusration with Recent Demotion

    Two days later, the snub still stung Lakers guard Jeremy Lin. He sat out Friday's loss in San Antonio , the first game he missed because of a coach's decision since days before “Linsanity” broke out in New York three years ago...

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  10. Byron Scott: Nick Young Looked Like 'He Didn't Want to Be There'

    The Los Angeles Lakers returned home to host the Houston Rockets and unfortunately, the losing trend continued. The Lakers suffered their eighth straight defeat, falling 99-87....

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  11. Predicting Who Stays and Goes Next Season from Current Los Angeles Lakers Roster

    All bets are off when it comes to the Los Angeles Lakers and their precarious, unpredictable future. At this point in a miserable season that will likely surpass last year’s ...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 1 month ago 31,239 reads 174 comments

  12. Byron Scott on Kobe Bryant: 'I Know He Doesn't Want to Go out This Way'

    Kobe Bryant 's 19th NBA season appears to be over. The five-time NBA champion was diagnosed with a torn rotator cuff in his right arm this week and will likely have to shut it down as a result...

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  13. Byron Scott “Very Pleased” with Jordan Clarkson's Starting Debut

    SAN ANTONIO — Nearly 90 minutes awaited before tipoff, and the Lakers ' locker room seemed chatty......

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  14. Jeremy Lin's Playing Time Will Continue to Suffer After Kobe Bryant Injury

    The Los Angeles Lakers don’t care about your conventional wisdom. Conventional wisdom would suggest that the removal of an injured Kobe Bryant from the lineup would free ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 39,255 reads 242 comments

  15. Evaluating Kobe Bryant's Options in Wake of Latest Devastating Injury

    SAN ANTONIO — When Kobe Bryant tore his Achilles tendon, he memorably went in for surgery the very next day...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 35,744 reads 95 comments

  16. Kamenetzky: Post-Kobe Injury, Lakers Need to Embrace Total Rebuild

    There's a moment in the classic 1997 episode of Seinfeld, “The Little Jerry,” when Jerry, Elaine, George, and Kramer are crammed into the back of Marcelino's store, about ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 1 month ago 691 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Guard Jeremy Lin Benched During Friday's Loss to Spurs

    Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin did not play a single minute in Los Angeles' 99-85 loss to the Spurs Friday. It was the first game Lin did not play all season. Coach Byron Scott said the point guard will play again at some point...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 1 month ago 1,105 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Drop 99-85 to Spurs as Clarkson Gets Initially Career Get Started

    SAN ANTONIO — It did not take extended for the Lakers to adjust to life without the need of Kobe Bryant ...

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  19. Jeremy Lin (Coach's Decision) DNP vs. Spurs

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  20. Spurs Roll Past Kobe-Less Lakers 99-85

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) Tony Parker scored 17 points and the San Antonio Spurs never trailed in rolling to a 99-85 victory Friday night over a depleted Los Angeles Lakers team that potentially has lost Kobe Bryant for the season...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 727 reads 0 comments

  21. 5 2015 Draft Prospects Los Angeles Lakers Should Keep Their Eye on This Season

    With the Los Angeles Lakers announcing they expect Kobe Bryant to miss the remainder of the year , it's officially time to let go of the 2015 season and look ahead to June's draft...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 1 month ago 14,997 reads 50 comments

  22. Rookie Clarkson Gets Start at PG vs. Spurs

    Byron Scott has said that he would consider making changes to the starting lineup soon, and he has already done so once this season...

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  23. Kobe Bryant Reportedly Expected to Be out for Season with Torn Rotator Cuff

    Shortly after suffering a torn right rotator cuff Jan. 21 in a loss to the New Orleans Pelicans , Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant is reportedly expected to be shut down for the rest of the 2014-15 season...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 month ago 54,008 reads 278 comments

  24. Ethan Skolnick on the Long- and Short-Term Impact of Kobe's Season-Ending Injury

    The future is up in the air for the Los Angeles Lakers after ESPN's Ramona Shelburne broke the news that Kobe Bryant will likely be out for the remainder of the season due to a torn rotator cuff...

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  25. Scott on Kobe: 'He Doesn't Want to Go Out This Way'

    SAN ANTONIO — Byron Scott sat on the scorer's table here at AT&T Center wishing he could provide some answers. Instead, he was left wondering like everyone else the severity of Kobe Bryant 's torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 489 reads 0 comments