1. Best Potential Trade Targets for the Los Angeles Lakers

    The trade buzz surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers has been unusually quiet leading up to the February 18 midseason deadline...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 months ago 95,469 reads 6 comments

  2. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Lakers, Celtics and Heat

    With the NBA ’s competitive landscape taking a sturdier form and the Feb. 19 trade deadline looming, rumors are surfacing regarding who may be buyers and sellers...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 11 months ago 285,569 reads 10 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Achilles and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant continues to battle injuries in his farewell season, as he was on the bench with an Achilles strain on Jan. 10. He returned on January 12 but left early because of a recurrence of the injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 85,100 reads 94 comments

  4. Jordan Clarkson Has Proved His Talent, but Not His Free-Agency Price Tag

    LOS ANGELES — The best player on the Los Angeles Lakers is Jordan Clarkson, a slithery 6’3” combo guard who’s as unpredictable as he is talented. But leading an 8-29 team (as of Jan...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 11 months ago 32,073 reads 33 comments

  5. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Ankle and Return

    D'Angelo Russell suffered a right ankle injury in the Los Angeles Lakers ' loss to the Sacramento Kings on Jan. 7. Despite briefly returning on Jan. 8, he exited after eight minutes of action and missed Sunday's game...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 9,480 reads 90 comments

  6. Byron Scott Comments on Julius Randle's Maturity, Defense and More

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott had some choice words for second-year power forward Julius Randle, who was visibly upset after being removed from his team's 97-77 victory Sunday over the Phoenix Suns , per B axter Holmes of ESPN...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 11 months ago 25,865 reads 24 comments

  7. Metta World Peace Playing Unlikely Wingman Role for Kobe Bryant Yet Again

    LOS ANGELES — Metta World Peace was 14 years old the first time he stepped on a basketball court with Kobe Bryant . It was in Providence, Rhode Island, a high school game featuring a pair of transcendent prodigies...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 11 months ago 38,769 reads 40 comments

  8. Los Angeles Lakers Most Likely to Be Traded Before the Deadline

    There haven't been many substantial Los Angeles Lakers trade rumors yet leading up to the February 18 midseason deadline...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 months ago 140,102 reads 9 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Shoulder and Return

    Kobe Bryant 's farewell season has hit another speed bump, as the Los Angeles Lakers star is battling a shoulder issue and has been out of action since Dec. 30. However, he is ready to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 16,100 reads 33 comments

  10. The Time Has Come for Lakers to Move D'Angelo Russell Back to Starting Lineup

    The Los Angeles Lakers won their sixth game of the season Wednesday night, walloping the Boston Celtics with a 112-point uppercut...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 11 months ago 44,499 reads 155 comments

  11. James Worthy Pumped About Lakers' Win, Says 'Get That Celtic Ass' on Live TV

    It's possible James Worthy was excited about the Los Angeles Lakers ' 112-104 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. That excitement might have gotten away from him a bit...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 20,885 reads 19 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Received by Roaring Crowd for Final Game in Boston

    The roar from the crowd at TD Garden said it all—t his moment was bigger than any rivalry. Celtics fans cheered as Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant was introduced ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 11,399 reads 16 comments

  13. Boston Celtics Gift Kobe Bryant a Piece of Their Iconic Parquet Floor

    What do you give a man who has left his fingerprints all over the NBA history books? An actual piece of league history perhaps...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 64,266 reads 55 comments

  14. L.A. Lakers Need Slumping Lou Williams to Be Their Go-to Scorer

    Along with the rest of his teammates, Lou Williams’ first season with the Los Angeles Lakers has been a demoralizing spectacle. The team is 5-27 — worst in the Western Conference and second-worst in the NBA ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 11 months ago 9,073 reads 72 comments

  15. Michael Jordan Records Special Message for Kobe Bryant's Final Game in Charlotte

    Kobe Bryant 's farewell tour headed to the East Coast on Monday for his final game in Charlotte , where the Los Angeles Lakers star received a special message from his idol, Michael Jordan...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 244,041 reads 309 comments

  16. Final 2015 Player Power Rankings for the Los Angeles Lakers

    With 2015 coming to a close, the Los Angeles Lakers are the dead-last team in the Western Conference at 5-26. Despite the wretchedness of this record, there is still a fluctuating dynamic between the players themselves...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 months ago 11,832 reads 66 comments

  17. Lakers Rookie Larry Nance Jr. Tips the Ball in to Score for the Clippers

    Larry Nance Jr.'s first Christmas Day game didn't get off to the best start. The Los Angeles Lakers rookie got a hand up on the ball during the first quarter of Friday's game, tipping it in the basket...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 61,384 reads 116 comments

  18. LA Lakers Are (Finally) Fixing Their Offense with This 1 Simple Trick

    LOS ANGELES — There are many reasons why the Los Angeles Lakers own arguably the worst offense in the NBA ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 12 months ago 44,950 reads 57 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Has Become Kevin Durant's Spirit Animal

    LOS ANGELES — Kevin Durant knows his Chicago Bulls - Oklahoma City Thunder game is the mere opening act before the NBA Finals rematch and Christmas showcase between LeBron ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 12 months ago 114,665 reads 145 comments

  20. Julius Randle Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Ankle and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle dealt with an ankle injury that forced him to miss Wednesday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder . However, he is ready to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 12 months ago 18,236 reads 27 comments

  21. Julius Randle's Struggle off the Bench Is Troublesome for Los Angeles Lakers

    Ever since December 7, when Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott removed Julius Randle from the team’s starting lineup, L.A. has played much better with its second-year lottery pick off the court...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 12 months ago 25,769 reads 49 comments

  22. Why There Will Never Be Another Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant is the last of many dying breeds in today's NBA . He's the last man standing from the 1996 draft. While Bryant, the No...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 12 months ago 64,873 reads 273 comments

  23. Kobe Bryant Names Top 5 Players He's Faced, Includes Michael Jordan and LeBron

    Kobe Bryant has faced multiple generations of NBA players in his 20-year career, but Monday he listed the five best players he's faced...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 12 months ago 644,690 reads 555 comments

  24. Kobe Bryant Comments on Decision Not to Play Overseas After NBA Retirement

    Kobe Bryant shot down once and for all any chance of a move overseas after the conclusion of the 2015-16 NBA regular season. "I would have loved to play overseas for a season," Bryant said Monday, per Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News ..

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 months ago 39,674 reads 73 comments

  25. Early-Season Report Cards for L.A. Lakers' Key Prospects

    With about a third of the 2015-16 season in the books, a picture is beginning to form for the Los Angeles Lakers ’ wave of the future...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 12 months ago 37,081 reads 79 comments