1. ESPN's Stephen A. Smith: Mike D'Antoni Will Be Fired After 2013-14 Season

    Mike' D'Antoni should start practicing his "I was just fired" strut. Speaking on ESPN's First Take , Stephen A. Smith suggested that D'Antoni's first full season as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers could also be his last...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 52,043 reads 118 comments

  2. Can Kobe Bryant Overcome Injuries to Rebound from Lost Season?

    LOS ANGELES — Before his stellar individual accomplishments and stunning Achilles tendon rupture last NBA season, and not long after he won the Olympic gold medal, there was ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 27,185 reads 217 comments

  3. Lakers News: Kobe Bryant's Injury Status Paints Bleak Picture of Future in LA

    Looking back, it was kind of an inevitability. The highly publicized rehab, the public comments, the constant fiddling around with social media strategies. Kobe Bryant knew...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 4,091 reads 0 comments

  4. Will Nick Young Be a Los Angeles Laker Next Season?

    Where have you gone, Swaggy P? Lakers Nation turns its lonely eyes to you. Los Angeles Lakers crowd favorite Nick “Swaggy P” Young has been MIA with a fractured knee for weeks now...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 13,928 reads 25 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant Officially Ruled Out for the Season

    UPDATE: Wednesday, March 12 at 2:35 p.m. ET The Lakers have made the news official that Bryant will miss the remainder of the season, per Mike Trudell of Lakers.com...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 160,140 reads 306 comments

  6. Plaschke: Lakers Should Bring Phil Back Already

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 2,150 reads 1 comments

  7. Kobe on Rehab: 'It Really Tests My Patience'

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  8. Kent Bazemore: Playing with Kobe Bryant Would Be 'Dream Come True'

    A deadline trade to the Los Angeles Lakers earned some on-court time for the best hype man in the NBA , and Kent Bazemore is hoping that was only the beginning. As he told NBA...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 12,634 reads 39 comments

  9. How Can Lakers Address Their Lack of PF Depth This Offseason?

    Although the Lakers are lacking talent at essentially every position with the possible exception of the point, the Lakers' corps of power forwards is especially weak going forward, ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 88 reads 0 comments

  10. Joel Embiid Loves L.A., but Will Lakers Return Feeling After Injury?

    Joel Embiid loves Los Angeles. You don't need to read between the lines on his Twitter feed to know that. While in the City of Angels for an appointment with a back specialist, Embiid tweeted his adoration for L...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 month ago 26,794 reads 153 comments

  11. 2014 NBA Draft: Joel Embiid Tweets About Wanting to Live in L.A.

    With the Los Angeles Lakers headed toward a high pick in the upcoming 2014 NBA Draft, the attention has turned to potential draft prospects...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 508 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant's Return, Jodie Meeks' Career Day and More

    Although this hasn ’t been the season the Los Angeles Lakers had hoped for, the past week has given the team plenty to be optimistic about...

    Sebastian Lena Written by Sebastian Lena about 1 month ago 13,864 reads 13 comments

  13. Report: No in-Season Coaching Change for LAL

    There is just more than a month left in the Lakers ' season and for that time Mike D'Antoni will remain the Lakers coach...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 363 reads 0 comments

  14. Why Can't the Lakers Offer Phil Jackson a Front-Office Role?

    Phil Jackson is being courted for a front-office position with the New York Knicks —the team he won two championship rings with as a player...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 30,399 reads 95 comments

  15. What LA Lakers Need from Kobe Bryant During Rebuilding Phase

    Kobe Bryant ’s career is coming to a close, and the Los Angeles Lakers are going to need certain things from him as the end approaches...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 1 month ago 7,081 reads 12 comments

  16. Lakers' Schizophrenic Week Ends on a High Note

    If the past week was as schizophrenically challenged for you as it was the Lakers , it might be time to dig into your employee benefits packet to see how much psychiatric coverage is available...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 431 reads 0 comments

  17. Wildly Inconsistent LA Lakers Somehow Winning Marquee Matchups

    LOS ANGELES – If your Lakers season tickets are up for renewal… If you’re contemplating leaving Dish Network to watch the Lakers’ games on a cable or satellite ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 37,963 reads 75 comments

  18. Meeks Erupts for 42 as Lakers Stun Thunder

    LOS ANGELES -- Jodie Meeks scored 24 of his career-high 42 points in the second half, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat Oklahoma City 114-110 on Sunday despite a triple-double by Thunder star Kevin Durant ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 3,853 reads 3 comments

  19. Jodie Meeks Outscores Thunder in 3rd Quarter by Himself

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Jodie Meeks caught fire in the third quarter against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday afternoon. Actually, that may be putting it lightly. The Thunder came into this game fifth in the league in points per game.

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 1 month ago 12,625 reads 46 comments

  20. Is Kent Bazemore a Viable Long-Term Contributor for LA Lakers?

    Kent Bazemore wasn ’t expected to have a significant impact for the Los Angeles Lakers after arriving via trade on February 19. And then came one breakout game after another...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 19,977 reads 71 comments

  21. Lakers Allow 400 Points over 3-Game Stretch for First Time in Franchise History

    For the first time in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers have allowed 400 points over a stretch of three games, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 6,555 reads 42 comments

  22. LA Lakers' Season Is About NBA Survival Now, Not the Score

    Pride is an all but forgotten feeling for the once mighty Los Angeles Lakers . On the heels of their worst loss in franchise history (a merciless 142-94 beating delivered by ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 5,432 reads 23 comments

  23. Lakers Continue to Make Progress Toward a Lottery Pick

    After a surprise win in Portland on Monday against the Trail Blazers , the Lakers have completely fallen apart with three straight losses including a 48-point drubbing by the Clippers ...

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  24. Derek Fisher's Five Most Memorable Lakers Moments

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  25. Lakers Rumors: Firing Mike D'Antoni Midseason Wouldn't Do the Team Any Good

    Despite the injuries and old core, the Los Angeles Lakers have easily been bad enough to warrant Mike D'Antoni 's firing. But with just 19 games remaining, it wouldn't positively or negatively impact the next chapter for the franchise...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 1 month ago 4,459 reads 17 comments