1. Brandon Bass Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Ankle and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Bass had been out since he injured his foot against the New Orleans Pelicans on Jan. 12. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 3,590 reads 23 comments

  2. NBA Stars, Teammates Agree: Kobe Bryant Deserves All-Star Bid in Farewell Season

    LOS ANGELES — Strike up a conversation about Kobe Bryant 's obscene number of All-Star fan votes with just about any player or coach around the NBA , and you’ll inevitably hear the same thing over and over again...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 30,970 reads 160 comments

  3. Best Potential Trade Targets for the Los Angeles Lakers

    The trade buzz surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers has been unusually quiet leading up to the February 18 midseason deadline...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 95,374 reads 6 comments

  4. NBA Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Lakers, Celtics and Heat

    With the NBA ’s competitive landscape taking a sturdier form and the Feb. 19 trade deadline looming, rumors are surfacing regarding who may be buyers and sellers...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 6 months ago 285,425 reads 10 comments

  5. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Achilles and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant continues to battle injuries in his farewell season, as he was on the bench with an Achilles strain on Jan. 10. He returned on January 12 but left early because of a recurrence of the injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 84,920 reads 94 comments

  6. Jordan Clarkson Has Proved His Talent, but Not His Free-Agency Price Tag

    LOS ANGELES — The best player on the Los Angeles Lakers is Jordan Clarkson, a slithery 6’3” combo guard who’s as unpredictable as he is talented. But leading an 8-29 team (as of Jan...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 31,981 reads 33 comments

  7. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Ankle and Return

    D'Angelo Russell suffered a right ankle injury in the Los Angeles Lakers ' loss to the Sacramento Kings on Jan. 7. Despite briefly returning on Jan. 8, he exited after eight minutes of action and missed Sunday's game...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 9,322 reads 90 comments

  8. Byron Scott Comments on Julius Randle's Maturity, Defense and More

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott had some choice words for second-year power forward Julius Randle, who was visibly upset after being removed from his team's 97-77 victory Sunday over the Phoenix Suns , per B axter Holmes of ESPN...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 6 months ago 25,859 reads 24 comments

  9. Metta World Peace Playing Unlikely Wingman Role for Kobe Bryant Yet Again

    LOS ANGELES — Metta World Peace was 14 years old the first time he stepped on a basketball court with Kobe Bryant . It was in Providence, Rhode Island, a high school game featuring a pair of transcendent prodigies...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 38,730 reads 40 comments

  10. Los Angeles Lakers Most Likely to Be Traded Before the Deadline

    There haven't been many substantial Los Angeles Lakers trade rumors yet leading up to the February 18 midseason deadline...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 140,069 reads 9 comments

  11. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Shoulder and Return

    Kobe Bryant 's farewell season has hit another speed bump, as the Los Angeles Lakers star is battling a shoulder issue and has been out of action since Dec. 30. However, he is ready to return...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 16,084 reads 33 comments

  12. The Time Has Come for Lakers to Move D'Angelo Russell Back to Starting Lineup

    The Los Angeles Lakers won their sixth game of the season Wednesday night, walloping the Boston Celtics with a 112-point uppercut...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 44,322 reads 155 comments

  13. James Worthy Pumped About Lakers' Win, Says 'Get That Celtic Ass' on Live TV

    It's possible James Worthy was excited about the Los Angeles Lakers ' 112-104 win over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. That excitement might have gotten away from him a bit...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 20,877 reads 19 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Received by Roaring Crowd for Final Game in Boston

    The roar from the crowd at TD Garden said it all—t his moment was bigger than any rivalry. Celtics fans cheered as Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant was introduced ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 11,371 reads 16 comments

  15. Boston Celtics Gift Kobe Bryant a Piece of Their Iconic Parquet Floor

    What do you give a man who has left his fingerprints all over the NBA history books? An actual piece of league history perhaps...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 64,256 reads 55 comments

  16. L.A. Lakers Need Slumping Lou Williams to Be Their Go-to Scorer

    Along with the rest of his teammates, Lou Williams’ first season with the Los Angeles Lakers has been a demoralizing spectacle. The team is 5-27 — worst in the Western Conference and second-worst in the NBA ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 9,069 reads 72 comments

  17. Michael Jordan Records Special Message for Kobe Bryant's Final Game in Charlotte

    Kobe Bryant 's farewell tour headed to the East Coast on Monday for his final game in Charlotte , where the Los Angeles Lakers star received a special message from his idol, Michael Jordan...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 244,000 reads 309 comments

  18. Final 2015 Player Power Rankings for the Los Angeles Lakers

    With 2015 coming to a close, the Los Angeles Lakers are the dead-last team in the Western Conference at 5-26. Despite the wretchedness of this record, there is still a fluctuating dynamic between the players themselves...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 11,768 reads 66 comments

  19. Lakers Rookie Larry Nance Jr. Tips the Ball in to Score for the Clippers

    Larry Nance Jr.'s first Christmas Day game didn't get off to the best start. The Los Angeles Lakers rookie got a hand up on the ball during the first quarter of Friday's game, tipping it in the basket...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 61,371 reads 116 comments

  20. LA Lakers Are (Finally) Fixing Their Offense with This 1 Simple Trick

    LOS ANGELES — There are many reasons why the Los Angeles Lakers own arguably the worst offense in the NBA ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 44,921 reads 57 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Has Become Kevin Durant's Spirit Animal

    LOS ANGELES — Kevin Durant knows his Chicago Bulls - Oklahoma City Thunder game is the mere opening act before the NBA Finals rematch and Christmas showcase between LeBron ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 6 months ago 114,419 reads 145 comments

  22. Julius Randle Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Ankle and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle dealt with an ankle injury that forced him to miss Wednesday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder . However, he is ready to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 18,194 reads 27 comments

  23. Julius Randle's Struggle off the Bench Is Troublesome for Los Angeles Lakers

    Ever since December 7, when Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott removed Julius Randle from the team’s starting lineup, L.A. has played much better with its second-year lottery pick off the court...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 6 months ago 25,758 reads 49 comments

  24. Why There Will Never Be Another Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant is the last of many dying breeds in today's NBA . He's the last man standing from the 1996 draft. While Bryant, the No...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 6 months ago 64,786 reads 273 comments

  25. Kobe Bryant Names Top 5 Players He's Faced, Includes Michael Jordan and LeBron

    Kobe Bryant has faced multiple generations of NBA players in his 20-year career, but Monday he listed the five best players he's faced...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 6 months ago 644,181 reads 555 comments