1. Los Angeles Lakers Must Develop Identity That Extends Beyond Kobe Bryant

    For nearly two decades now, Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers have been synonymous. But as an epic journey hastens toward its inevitable conclusion, a simple reality can ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 7 days ago 3,290 reads 43 comments

  2. LAL's Young on Win: 'My Swag Rubbed Off' on Team

    simple reason for a rare Lakers victory was the return of Nick Young, the self-proclaimed "Swaggy P" always one step and two laughs ahead in life...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 days ago 637 reads 1 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Atlanta Hawks 11/18/14: Video Highlights and Recap

    Having lost four straight games and nine of their opening 10, the Los Angeles Lakers looked for a glimmer of hope against the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night...

    Tom Kinslow Written by Tom Kinslow about 8 days ago 10,958 reads 32 comments

  4. LAL's Young on Win: 'My Swag Rubbed Off' on Team

    GAME OF THE NIGHT -- LAKERS 114 HAWKS 109: The Lakers played their best, most complete game on Tuesday.....

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 days ago 256 reads 0 comments

  5. Young on Win: 'My Swag Rubbed Off' on Team

    Quote of the night from Nick Young (of course): "It's like my swag just rubbed off on everybody. It was unbelievable...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  6. Rules No Longer Apply to Kobe Bryant and Los Angeles Lakers

    Down by 30 points late in the third quarter of an eventual 136-115 loss to the Golden State Warriors , it hits you: Kobe Bryant has no business being in the game...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 8 days ago 22,990 reads 34 comments

  7. Watch: Kobe Hits Lin with No-Look Dish for Layup

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 8 days ago 971 reads 0 comments

  8. Benching Carlos Boozer for Ed Davis Is the Only Choice for Los Angeles Lakers

    Change can be a scary thing in the NBA . Substituting Carlos Boozer for Ed Davis in the Los Angeles Lakers ' starting lineup is not one of those changes...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 days ago 19,264 reads 22 comments

  9. Dubious Sports Records Held by Superstars

    Though we often romanticize and idolize our legends of sport, they—perhaps better than anyone—teach us that with true greatness comes frequent failure...

    Scott Janovitz Written by Scott Janovitz about 8 days ago 17,237 reads 10 comments

  10. Kevin Ding: Byron Scott Has Created an 'Unhealthy' Relationship with Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant is playing 35.0 minutes per game for the Los Angeles Lakers , and it's only November. Byron Scott's usage of Bryant has been similar to past head coaches who have ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 days ago 18,043 reads 64 comments

  11. Lakers Seem to Have Trust Issues, 'Deep-Rooted' Problems

    The Lakers are already talking about trust, or lack of it, and it's barely a few weeks into the season.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 days ago 579 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Left to Ponder Future That Might Have Been in Pau Gasol's Return to LA

    LOS ANGELES — The day finally came Monday when Pau Gasol felt "strange." He walked into Staples Center as an out-of-town visiting player, no longer a Los Angeles Laker . It has been a long time coming...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 days ago 59,989 reads 98 comments

  13. Has Kobe Bryant Become Too Obsessed with Passing Michael Jordan in Scoring?

    At this point, it's almost inevitable that Kobe Bryant will pass Michael Jordan for third on the all-time scoring list ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 9 days ago 471,590 reads 335 comments

  14. Bucher: Kobe, Shaq Pre-Game Reunion for the Cameras

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 9 days ago 1,464 reads 0 comments

  15. Lakers News: Latest Updates on Ryan Kelly, Nick Young and More

    Through 10 games this season, the Los Angeles Lakers sit at a dismal 1-9. The team is playing some terrible defense and there aren't enough shooters to contend with high-octane ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 9 days ago 1,063 reads 0 comments

  16. Byron Scott's Overriding Faith in Kobe Bryant Has Lakers on Brink of Fracture

    LOS ANGELES — After Mike Brown and Mike D'Antoni, the Los Angeles Lakers needed a leader of men. With his poised posture, authoritative calm and championship heritage, Byron Scott undoubtedly has leadership skills...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 9 days ago 88,461 reads 322 comments

  17. Jack Nicholson Can't Handle the Lakers Being This Terrible

    No one should be subjected to the butchery that occurred at the Staples Center on Sunday night. Fans and horrified onlookers voluntarily watched as the Golden State Warriors snuffed out the Los Angeles Lakers 136-115...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 9 days ago 75,118 reads 92 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Kevin Love and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren’t going to make any headlines on the court this season (unless Kobe Bryant breaks some scoring records), but they are certainly involved in a number of rumors in the early going...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 3,331 reads 0 comments

  19. Jeremy Lin Can't Find the Words to Explain Lakers' Terrible Play

    If Jeremy Lin can't summon the words, there's not much to say. There's no explaining the Los Angeles Lakers ' game plan, which boils down to spray 'n' pray with Kobe Bryant and aggressive ball-watching on defense...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 9 days ago 209,099 reads 192 comments

  20. Nick Young's Return Won't Save Los Angeles Lakers' Bench Problem

    The return of Nick Young to the Los Angeles Lakers lineup will provide a major offensive shot in the arm—but it won’t solve the bench problem...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 9 days ago 7,804 reads 20 comments

  21. Warriors Completely Embarrass Lakers Despite Kobe Bryant's 44

    The Lakers are a joke on defense, just a sad and pitiful joke, but the Warriors still looked awfully good in their beatdown of LA, 136-115 on Sunday night. Honestly, they clowned the Lakers...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 1,643 reads 0 comments

  22. Warriors beat Lakers 136-115 despite Kobe's 44

    LOS ANGELES -- Stephen Curry had 30 points and 15 assists, Marreese Speights added 24 points, and the Golden State Warriors cruised past the Los Angeles Lakers 136-115 Sunday night despite 44 points by Kobe Bryant ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 6,942 reads 1 comments

  23. Russell Westbrook Declines Lakers Fan Cheers for Him to Play in Los Angeles

    As the Oklahoma City Thunder do battle with the Houston Rockets tonight in OKC, Thunder star Russell Westbrook is still not playing due to a hand injury...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 575 reads 0 comments

  24. Xavier Henry Scores 33 in D-Fenders Loss While on Assignment

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  25. 5 Changes the Los Angeles Lakers Have to Make to Get Back on Track

    The Los Angeles Lakers have spoiled the faithful with 16 world championships. That is yesterday's news. On pace to suffer through their worst season ever (since last year), the depleted 1-8 Lakers have more holes than a bagel factory...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 11 days ago 41,469 reads 131 comments