1. Byron Scott's 'Man Up' Philosophy Is Not the Answer for Los Angeles Lakers

    If you buy what Byron Scott tried to sell after the now 2-9 Los Angeles Lakers were shredded by the Phoenix Suns on Monday night, then you believe effort, energy and toughness ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 44,244 reads 211 comments

  2. 5 Goals the LA Lakers Must Achieve During 2015-16 Season

    The 2015-16 season began with hopes that the Los Angeles Lakers could at least be competitive in the West. But despite a 97-85 win against the Detroit Pistons Sunday night, a 2-8 record offers scant expectations for a playoff run...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 1,396 reads 0 comments

  3. Greg Anthony: Why Kobe Bryant Might Be the Greatest Laker of All Time

    Magic Johnson, Jerry West, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Wilt Chamberlain and Shaquille O'Neal all won championships with the Los Angeles Lakers —some more than one—and all had an inarguable impact on the franchise...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 1,759 reads 17 comments

  4. Don't Blame Byron Scott for D'Angelo Russell's 4th-Quarter Minutes

    With seven minutes remaining in the fourth quarter of a one-point game, Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott subbed D’Angelo Russell in for Marcelo Huertas...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 28,523 reads 127 comments

  5. Envisioning the Perfect, Uncompromising End to Kobe Bryant's Career

    Despite Kobe Bryant's controlling, detail-obsessed perfectionism, he doesn't get to decide if the end of his spectacular NBA career is here...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 10 months ago 15,485 reads 58 comments

  6. What's Really to Blame for the Los Angeles Lakers' Embarrassing Defense?

    LOS ANGELES — After a recent loss against the Denver Nuggets , in which innumerable defensive blunders led to a steady rush of baskets for the opposition—120 points ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 18,418 reads 69 comments

  7. Diagnosing Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Flaws So Far

    Starting off the 2015-16 season on sporadically firing cylinders , the Los Angeles Lakers are a flawed team with intriguing ingredients...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 31,127 reads 156 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Says He's a 'Laker for Life' Following Win vs. Nets

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers are finally in the win column after a 104-98 victory over the 0-6 Brooklyn Nets on Friday. Bryant was 5-of-16 from the field with 18 points, dwindling his field-goal percentage to 31...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 10 months ago 35,877 reads 140 comments

  9. D'Angelo Russell Puts Jarrett Jack on His Back

    D'Angelo Russell did not take it easy on Jarrett Jack . The Los Angeles Lakers rookie crossed the Brooklyn Nets point guard up in the second quarter of Friday night's game, putting the 11-year veteran flat on his back...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 94,183 reads 218 comments

  10. Why the Los Angeles Lakers Need to Play Larry Nance Jr. Now

    LOS ANGELES — Four games into the most humbling start in their 68-year history as an NBA franchise, the Los Angeles Lakers are winless and scrambling for a life raft...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 8,416 reads 2 comments

  11. Lakers Had Verbal Altercation Near End of Loss to Nuggets

    An 0-4 start to the season is beginning to take its toll on the Los Angeles Lakers . Coach Byron Scott revealed Wednesday that there was “a little bit of a verbal altercation" ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 107,857 reads 182 comments

  12. Lakers News: Latest on Postgame Row, Kobe Bryant's Comments

    For the Los Angeles Lakers , there was reason for optimism heading into the 2015-16 season. With a revamped roster thanks to the acquisitions of Brandon Bass, Lou Williams and ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 8,235 reads 20 comments

  13. Byron Scott Comments on D'Angelo Russell, Developing Young Lakers Players

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a dismal 0-4 on the young season in a daunting Western Conference. Even the most optimistic fans likely realize this team isn’t winning a title this season the way it is constructed...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 months ago 48,073 reads 305 comments

  14. D'Angelo Russell Comments on Being Benched for Lou Williams vs. Nuggets

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell spent the fourth quarter of Tuesday's loss to the Denver Nuggets on the bench in favor of veteran Lou Williams...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 56,460 reads 281 comments

  15. Why It's Way Too Early to Give Up on the Los Angeles Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — One week into the 2015-16 NBA season, no team is more desperate for a mulligan (or three) than the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 1,319 reads 3 comments

  16. Lakers News: Kobe Bryant's Frustration, High Praise for Julius Randle and More

    Any hope the Los Angeles Lakers had for a quick start to help spark an unexpectedly strong season is fading away at a rapid rate...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 2,782 reads 1 comments

  17. Building a Better Rotation for the Los Angeles Lakers

    The latest Los Angeles Lakers roster offers an interesting amalgam of established veterans and young talent. Balancing the rotation, however, is no simple task...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 30,772 reads 108 comments

  18. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell's Position, Kobe Bryant's Role and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers will be one of the most under-the-microscope teams this season for a variety of reasons...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 10 months ago 2,641 reads 1 comments

  19. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant's Role, Larry Nance Injury and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers , the league's most interesting mix of old and new, are off to an 0-1 start. Kobe Bryant and the Lakers hosted the Minnesota Timberwolves to kick off ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 10,463 reads 1 comments

  20. Nick Young Hits Deep 3-Pointer to End 1st Quarter vs. Timberwolves

    Nick Young didn't wait long to break the swagger out. The Los Angeles Lakers forward hit a deep three-pointer to end the first quarter of Wednesday night's season opener against the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 25,071 reads 72 comments

  21. 'That's Kobe's Music!': Legendary WWE Announcer Jim Ross Welcomes Back Bryant

    The Mamba is home! Check out the legendary voice of WWE announcer Jim Ross as he welcomes Kobe Bryant back to the Los Angeles Lakers in the video above...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 13,623 reads 45 comments

  22. Key to LA Lakers' Future Hinges on Jim Buss' Golden Boy, D'Angelo Russell

    LOS ANGELES — Earlier this month, in a wide-ranging interview with USA Today 's Sam Amick , Los Angeles Lakers part-owner Jim Buss spun the team's recent struggles with unmitigated positivity...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 10 months ago 50,567 reads 191 comments

  23. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant's Injury, Metta World Peace

    With their season opener on Wednesday against the Minnesota Timberwolves , the Los Angeles Lakers still had some issues to address with their roster beforehand...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 3,143 reads 1 comments

  24. Nick Young Dresses Up as God's Gift to Women for Halloween

    Nick "Swaggy P" Young is a national treasure. The Los Angeles Lakers guard is known for his amazing and captivating personality as well as being a fun player to watch on the court...

    Drew Corrigan Written by Drew Corrigan about 10 months ago 32,524 reads 78 comments

  25. Lakers News: Latest Reports on Kobe Bryant and Jordan Clarkson Injuries

    Last time the Los Angeles Lakers took the floor in a regular-season NBA game, the storied franchise was falling 122-99 to the Sacramento Kings in embarrassing fashion to complete the worst single season in team history...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 10 months ago 10,719 reads 1 comments