1. Lakers' Pau Gasol Remains Optimistic Despite Lost Season

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 885 reads 0 comments

  2. Kobe Bryant Clowns Los Angeles Lakers Teammates for Terrible Record

    You don’t need a degree in psychology from Stanford to understand that Kobe Bryant is, well, a pretty complicated guy. Intense, exacting, hyper-competitive, often aloof...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 220,607 reads 430 comments

  3. Farmar Leaves Practice with Strained Groin

    Even with a weekend full of rest and a light Monday practice, the Lakers still cannot avoid suffering injuries...

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  4. Young Begins Practicing with Uncertainty on Return

    With the ball in his hands, Nick Young dribbled to the perimeter, sank a three-pointer and then showed more of his infectious personality that has defined his stay here with the Lakers ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 471 reads 0 comments

  5. Jerry West Reflects on Lakers' Struggles, Kobe's Criticism

    The play on the court and the results in the standings hardly match what Jerry West once expected when he constructed the Lakers ...

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  6. Shutting Down Kobe Bryant for Rest of Season Will Be Blessing in Disguise

    Kobe Bryant ’s absence for the remainder of the season is a huge benefit for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 1 month ago 3,624 reads 4 comments

  7. 3 Players the LA Lakers Should Keep Around Next Year

    Barring a miracle of epic proportions, the Los Angeles Lakers will not suddenly become championship contenders next season even if they have a lot more salary-cap space to work with...

    Richard  Le Written by Richard Le about 1 month ago 7,993 reads 12 comments

  8. Kobe Bryant Must Take Some Blame in Los Angeles Lakers' Giant Mess

    Facing a bleak end to his career with the Los Angeles Lakers , Kobe Bryant is lashing out when he should probably be looking in...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 45,314 reads 332 comments

  9. Los Angeles Lakers Have Big Frontcourt Holes to Fill Next Season

    Notwithstanding the small-ball obsession of current head coach Mike D’Antoni, the Los Angeles Lakers have some gaping frontcourt holes to fill next season...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 2,536 reads 23 comments

  10. LA Lakers Must Cut Ties with Mike D'Antoni Sooner Rather Than Later

    What are the Los Angeles Lakers accomplishing by holding on to lame-duck coach Mike D'Antoni ? Is executive vice president of player personnel Jim Buss so frozen in his own indecisiveness ...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 1 month ago 11,816 reads 18 comments

  11. Phil Jackson Was Not Part of Jerry Buss' Final Plan for LA Lakers

    According to Frank Isola and Peter Botte of the New York Daily News , the New York Knicks will hold a press conference next Tuesday to announce the hiring of Phil Jackson ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 24,565 reads 86 comments

  12. D'Antoni: Spurs 'Grabbed Our Heart' in Loss

    SAN ANTONIO -- The Los Angeles Lakers ' loss on Friday was a franchise-worst against the San Antonio Spurs , piling on to what has been the most difficult year of Mike D'Antoni's career...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 497 reads 1 comments

  13. Blueprint for Jim Buss to Get Los Angeles Lakers Back on Track

    Whenever Phil Jackson's in the news, the Buss family drama is sure to follow. Like clockwork, news of the Zen Master tending a new Garden in mid-town Manhattan brought with it renewed ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 34,542 reads 128 comments

  14. Spurs Top Lakers 119-85 for 9th Straight Win

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) Danny Green had 15 points and the San Antonio Spurs won their ninth straight, defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 119-185 on Friday night for their largest victory over their longtime rivals...

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  15. Los Angeles Lakers 1st Team to Be Eliminated from 2014 Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Lakers are officially out of the hunt for a playoff spot. There probably aren't any fans out there who didn't already know this team was done months ago...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 month ago 58,575 reads 312 comments

  16. Shelburne: Phil Jackson's Long L.A. Goodbye

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 695 reads 0 comments

  17. Is Kent Bazemore's Los Angeles Lakers Breakout for Real?

    Going from trade fill-in to stat-sheet filler, Kent Bazemore is turning heads in his short time with the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 13,897 reads 36 comments

  18. Nick Young Targeting Return vs. San Antonio

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Forward Nick Young told this newspaper he has aimed to return next Wednesday when the Lakers host the San Antonio at Staples Center...

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  19. Gasol Supportive of Kobe Calling out Front Office

    OKLAHOMA CITY — The bond Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol formed runs in many directions, and it doesn't just include winning two NBA championships and meshing complementary personalities together...

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  20. Plan B If LA Lakers Can't Lure Superstar Free Agents During Next 2 Offseasons

    With both Steve Nash and Kobe Bryant officially done for the year , LA Lakers fans can finally turn their full gaze toward the future...

    Joel C.  Cordes Written by Joel C. Cordes about 1 month ago 46,145 reads 97 comments

  21. Pau Gasol Thinks Kobe Bryant Was Right to Rip LA Lakers

    Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant have been kindred spirits during the 2013-14 NBA season by saying what's on their minds, so it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that the ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 1 month ago 22,917 reads 110 comments

  22. What Role Can Steve Nash Play for LA Lakers in Final Season?

    It’s a shame when an athlete’s narrative becomes wholly driven by injury, but that’s where Steve Nash finds himself these days...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 1,122 reads 6 comments

  23. Gasol Respects Kobe for Speaking His Mind

    The Lakers continue to roll out poor performances during the current injury-riddled season. Recently, Kobe Bryant was officially ruled out for the rest of the season...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 556 reads 0 comments

  24. Steve Nash Says He Won't Retire Because He Wants the Money

    It’s been a rough year for Steve Nash . At 40 years old, his body has finally betrayed him—back so bad there were days he could barely get out of bed...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 72,866 reads 385 comments

  25. What We Still Don't Know About the Los Angeles Lakers

    We are aware that the Los Angeles Lakers are not going to make the playoffs for the first time since 2004-05...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 1 month ago 5,394 reads 13 comments