1. Kobe-Less Lakers Pull off Shocker at Staples

    Kobe Bryant 's worst nightmare: He sits out to rest, and the rest of the Los Angeles Lakers not only play well in his absence, but dominate.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 1 month ago 1,458 reads 0 comments

  2. Without Bryant, Lakers Knock off Warriors

    LOS ANGELES – Presented with the circumstances, one would expect Kobe Bryant to wake up in cold sweats any second now. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 835 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Shock, Dominate Warriors Without Kobe

    LOS ANGELES -- Carlos Boozer scored 18 points in his new role off the bench, and the Los Angeles Lakers shocked the league-leading Golden State Warriors 115-105 on Tuesday night without Kobe Bryant ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 4,601 reads 1 comments

  4. Young: Kobe Should 'Take a Backseat' and Pass

    Nick Young: "Tell [Kobe] to take the backseat for a little bit. He can be 'Driving Miss Daisy' and I can be Miss Daisy and drive...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 113 reads 2 comments

  5. Byron Scott's Kobe Bryant Plan Leaving Los Angeles Lakers in Dangerous Position

    LOS ANGELES — Here’s one thing Byron Scott has accomplished. He has left no question about it, and it’s good to know: Kobe Bryant no longer can do everything and be everything for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 143,404 reads 361 comments

  6. NBA Legend Vlade Divac Hits Half-Court Shot to Win $90,000 for Charity

    Vlade Divac hasn't taken the court in any professional capacity since 2005, but it turns out he still has some of the range that made him such a versatile big man...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 1 month ago 115,349 reads 90 comments

  7. Young Hits Johnson for Alley-Oop from Half Court

    I can't say I saw this – the Lakers running circles around the best team in the NBA – coming, but perhaps Kobe Bryant sitting out helped...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 744 reads 0 comments

  8. Kobe Given Game vs. Warriors off for Rest

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 546 reads 0 comments

  9. Kobe Given Game vs. Warriors off for Rest

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  10. Delivering Kevin Durant Could Be Kobe Bryant's Final Gift to Los Angeles Lakers

    Kobe Bryant is winding his way through the end stages of a brilliant career, competing as fiercely as his 36-year-old body will allow. Delivering Kevin Durant to the Los Angeles Lakers could be a bittersweet parting gift...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 39,019 reads 91 comments

  11. Nick Young's Plan to Ease Kobe's Burden: Give Young the Ball...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 689 reads 1 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Team Unwilling to Include Julius Randle in Rondo Deal

    Last week, the Boston Celtics traded long-time point guard Rajon Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks . Numerous teams had contacted the Celtics in trying to acquire Rondo, including the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  13. Byron Scott Still Weighing Whether to Rest Kobe

    The Lakers (8-19) face a difficult schedule this week, playing four games against high-caliber teams: the Golden State Warriors (22-3), Chicago Bulls (17-9), Dallas Mavericks (20-8) and Phoenix Suns (15-14)...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 729 reads 4 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: Buzz on Goran Dragic, Kobe Bryant and Rajon Rondo Trade Aftermath

    The Los Angeles Lakers are nowhere close to being members of the NBA elite, but the team continues to generate compelling storylines ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 1 month ago 12,886 reads 1 comments

  15. Jeremy Lin's Los Angeles Lakers Tenure Looking Like One-and-Done Season

    What’s eating Jeremy Lin ? If he doesn’t step his game up soon, his season with the Los Angeles Lakers will be one-and-done. The 26-year-old point guard is certainly one of basketball’s more polarizing figures...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 66,799 reads 299 comments

  16. Lakers consider resting Kobe Bryant after 108-101 loss to Sacramento

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 1,643 reads 9 comments

  17. Mike Bresnahan on Twitter

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  18. Lakers Fade Down the Stretch and Lose to the Kings, 108-101

    After a competitive three quarters, the Kings ran away from the Lakers in the fourth to secure a 108-101 victory on Sunday afternoon in Sacramento......

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  19. Kings Snap 5-Game Losing Skid, Beat Lakers 108-101

    DeMarcus Cousins had 29 points and 14 rebounds in his second start since returning from a serious illness, and the Sacramento Kings snapped a five-game losing streak with a 108-101 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 1,309 reads 0 comments

  20. Would Los Angeles Lakers Be Better Off Without Kobe Bryant?

    Kobe Bryant is the Los Angeles Lakers . That's the problem. Or, at least that's the problem for whatever percentage of Purple and Gold loyalists want a sustainable, functional ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 1 month ago 55,842 reads 325 comments

  21. Lakers' Nick Young Avoids Suspension

    Somewhat surprisingly, Nick Young was not suspended for the Lakers ' game Sunday against the Sacramento Kings .....

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  22. Report: Nick Young Not Being Punished by NBA

    According to Mark Medina, the NBA is not punishing Nick Young with any suspension for his flagrant foul 2 in Friday's game vs OKC and he will suit up tonight...

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  23. Which Los Angeles Lakers Have a Legitimate Future with the Team?

    The Los Angeles Lakers can't win for losing. No sentiment seems more appropriate for this talent-deprived team that runs the risk of losing a top-five NBA lottery draft pick next June if it ekes out too many wins during the regular season...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 1 month ago 27,157 reads 99 comments

  24. Lin 'Would Like to Shoot Game-Winners' Like Kobe

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 1,472 reads 0 comments

  25. Game Recap: Kobe Struggles, Misses At Buzzer As Lakers Fall Late To Thunder

    The Lakers were coming off of one of their worst losses of the year to the Indiana Pacers . On the tail end of a back-to-back, the Lakers found themselves down by 30 halfway through the game...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 1,713 reads 0 comments