1. Kobe Bryant to Be Honored by Nike on April 13 with 'Mamba Day'

    The 2015-16 NBA season has been a celebration of Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant 's legendary career, and the future Hall of Famer will go out with a bang on April 13, when Nike honors him with "Mamba Day...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 50,005 reads 47 comments

  2. Los Angeles Lakers Set Franchise Record with 62 Losses in Season

    For the third straight season, the Los Angeles Lakers set a franchise record of the woeful variety. After setting new marks for the most losses in franchise history during the ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 8,504 reads 106 comments

  3. Byron Scott Comments on Lakers' Struggles in Kobe Bryant's Final Games

    The Los Angeles Lakers are limping to the finish to close the 2015-16 NBA regular season, which doesn't sit well with head coach Byron Scott given the fact it has coincided with Kobe Bryant 's last season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 17,538 reads 112 comments

  4. Jordan Clarkson Injury: Updates on Lakers Guard's Fibula and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson suffered a bruised fibula during Tuesday's loss to the Los Angeles Clippers . However, he's ready to return to the court. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,382 reads 13 comments

  5. Doc Rivers Comments on Kobe Bryant's Retirement, Facing Lakers Star in Playoffs

    As far as retirement tours go, there's a typical decorum. You say nice things about a player, compliment his career and say you're going to miss competing against him—even if it's all a lie...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 51,219 reads 54 comments

  6. Byron Scott Comments on Nick Young After Leaked Video from D'Angelo Russell

    For the 11th straight game, Nick Young did not see a minute of playing time in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 107-100 loss Sunday to the Boston Celtics at Staples Center...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 68,800 reads 142 comments

  7. End-of-Season Grades for Each LA Lakers Player

    The Los Angeles Lakers ’ season has not officially ended, but it is doubtful any epiphanies are yet in store. Hence, the bequeathing of end-of-season report card grades for each player on a team suffering its worst season ever...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 12,022 reads 5 comments

  8. Game of Zones Set to Return April 6 with 'The Purple Retirement'

    It's coming... Not winter but something far more monumental—the retirement of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 16,646 reads 10 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Sets Record for Most NBA Games Played at a Single Venue

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant played his 596th career regular-season game at Staples Center on Sunday, breaking Hakeem Olajuwon's record for the most NBA games played at one venue, per the Lakers' official Twitter account ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 6,432 reads 5 comments

  10. D'Angelo Russell Comments on Nick Young Relationship After Video Incident

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell has been in the spotlight all week after a video he secretly recorded of teammate Nick Young speaking about alleged infidelities became public...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 153,928 reads 171 comments

  11. Julius Randle Fined $15,000 for Obscene Gesture: Latest Details and Reaction

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle has been fined $15,000 for making an obscene gesture after hitting the game-winner with less than two seconds to go Wednesday against the Miami Heat ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 73,241 reads 85 comments

  12. Lakers Under the Microscope as NBA Talks Off-Court Trust, On-Court Chemistry

    The most embarrassing season in Los Angeles Lakers history officially extended beyond the scope of their nightly on-court debauchery Wednesday night...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 month ago 30,435 reads 117 comments

  13. Nick Young Reportedly Not Present for D'Angelo Russell's Apology

    Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell sat down with teammates Wednesday to apologize for recording a video where guard Nick Young admitted to being unfaithful to fiancee Iggy Azalea...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 60,394 reads 184 comments

  14. Lakers' Marcelo Huertas Leaps from Behind Heat Coach Erik Spoelstra for Steal

    Goran Dragic never saw it coming. Early in the fourth quarter Wednesday at Staples Center, while the Miami Heat point guard leisurely dribbled past half court, a guerilla basketball steal was lying in wait...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 13,135 reads 12 comments

  15. Nick Young Deletes Tweet Apparently Responding to D'Angelo Russell Apology

    "I'm sick," D'Angelo Russell told The Vertical 's Adrian Wojnarowski regarding the incident between him and Los Angeles Lakers teammate Nick Young . "I am sorry about recording the video," he went on to say...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 1 month ago 196,699 reads 208 comments

  16. D'Angelo Russell, Nick Young, Byron Scott and Kobe Bryant Discuss Video Incident

    Los Angeles Lakers teammates D'Angelo Russell and Nick Young addressed the media Wednesday evening after a Tuesday report from ESPN.com's Baxter Holmes and Marc Stein  put the two Purple and Gold players at the center of a videotaping controversy...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 406,825 reads 2 comments

  17. D'Angelo Russell Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Lakers Star

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie D’Angelo Russell reportedly has lost trust from his teammates in light of the release of a video showing the guard taping a conversation he had with Nick Young, per Baxter Holmes and Marc Stein of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 118,948 reads 301 comments

  18. Lakers' D'Angelo Russell-Nick Young Drama All Too Predictable Outcome for Both

    LOS ANGELES — It's not surprising to anyone who really knows these Los Angeles Lakers that D'Angelo Russell did something immature and thought he was above getting called ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 217,977 reads 265 comments

  19. D'Angelo Russell Declines to Speak on Nick Young; Byron Scott Addresses Incident

    The disintegration of the Los Angeles Lakers has hit a new low, as rookie point guard D'Angelo Russell is apparently being ostracized in the locker room by his teammates. According to ESPN...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 64,504 reads 251 comments

  20. Lakers Insider: D'Angelo Russell 'Thought No One Would Ever See' Snapchat Prank

    The city of Los Angeles is no stranger to drama, but the Lakers are taking drama to a whole new level with their latest incident involving D'Angelo Russell, Nick Young and a Snapchat video gone public...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 137,188 reads 185 comments

  21. D'Angelo Russell Reportedly Being Isolated by Teammates After Taping Nick Young

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie D'Angelo Russell is reportedly in a heap of trouble. A video emerged last week allegedly showing him secretly videotaping and recording a conversation ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 881,415 reads 405 comments

  22. Byron Scott Comments on Lakers' Historic Loss vs. Jazz

    The Los Angeles Lakers ’ dumpster fire of a season culminated Monday with a 123-75 loss to the Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City. The 48-point margin tied a franchise record for the Lakers' worst loss ever...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 6,731 reads 62 comments

  23. Sentimental Kobe Bryant Is Not Who We'll Remember When Farewell Tour Concludes

    Pretend you don't know it actually happened for real Monday, and try to imagine, hypothetically, what it would look like if Kobe Bryant lost an NBA basketball game by 48 points...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 2 months ago 29,247 reads 58 comments

  24. Lakers Tie Mark for Worst Loss in Franchise History

    The Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Utah Jazz by a score of 123-75 on Monday, tying a franchise record for the largest margin of defeat in a game, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 2 months ago 1,285 reads 2 comments

  25. Lakers Equal Worst Loss in Franchise History with 48-Point Defeat vs. Jazz

    What was already a disappointing season for the 15-win Los Angeles Lakers took an embarrassing turn Monday with a 123-75 loss to the Utah Jazz ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 37,065 reads 238 comments