1. Kobe on Hometown-Discount Deals: 'Big Coup'

    DALLAS -- Kobe Bryant considers the public pressure for longtime NBA stars to take hometown-discount deals such as Dirk Nowitzki 's contract "a big coup" for NBA owners...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 535 reads 1 comments

  2. Report: Lakers to Work out Roscoe Smith

    Training camp cut Roscoe Smith is the latest in the procession of players the Lakers are bringing in for tryouts, reports Shams Charania of RealGM (Twitter link)...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,109 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers News: Latest Surrounding Free-Agent Workouts, Nick Young's Flop and More

    Don't look now, but the Los Angeles Lakers are on a winning streak. All right, so it's only a two-game streak, but every team needs to start somewhere, right? With the Lakers now ...

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  4. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz from Los Angeles Surrounding Goran Dragic and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have won two consecutive games, but the roster is far from playoff-contender status in the loaded Western Conference...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 5,886 reads 3 comments

  5. Will Kobe Bryant's Last Chapter with Los Angeles Lakers End in Disappointment?

    Now in his 19th NBA season, Kobe Bryant has proved a lot of skeptics wrong by returning from serious injuries and competing at a high level...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 24,037 reads 163 comments

  6. Which Tryout Hopeful Should the Los Angeles Lakers Sign?

    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak will have an extra $1.5 million on his hands thanks to an injured player exception granted by the league on account of Julius Randle's broken leg...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 1 month ago 28,104 reads 64 comments

  7. Scott on Young: 'Exactly What We Need Off the Bench'

    The Los Angeles Lakers won their second consecutive game Wednesday night in Houston and improved to a 3-9 record. Los Angeles has had Nick Young in uniform for two games now, and the team has been able to walk off winners in both of those matches...

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  8. Nick Young Receives Flop Warning

    Los Angeles Lakers ' Nick Young received a warning for violating the league's anti-flopping rule during the Lakers vs. Hawks game on Tuesday, Nov. 18...

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  9. Nick Young and Jordan Hill Are Keeping Morale Up in Lakers Locker Room

    Nick Young 's return from injury is a godsend for the 3-9 Lakers . He's averaging 16.5 points a game since returning to the lineup Tuesday, and Los Angeles has won both games he's played in...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 1 month ago 38,249 reads 46 comments

  10. Video: Swaggy P, Hill Clown on Each Other After Win

    Outside of the Philadelphia 76ers , there is no more depressing (although we find them more darkly hilarious) team in the NBA than the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  11. Phil Jackson Says Even He Couldn't Help the Lakers Win This Season

    Even if he wanted to, Phil Jackson couldn't help the floundering Los Angeles Lakers turn around their season...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 1 month ago 37,486 reads 122 comments

  12. In Nick Young, Kobe Finds Partnership He Failed to Develop with Dwight Howard

    HOUSTON — Even on a night when Kobe Bryant was as nice as could be toward Dwight Howard , the reasons why their partnership didn't flower were prevalent...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 178,541 reads 268 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant's Goal for Nick Young: 'Sixth Man of the Year'

    Coming fresh off a win Tuesday night in Nick Young's season debut, the Los Angeles Lakers collected their first win against a Western Conference team and third overall by defeating the Houston Rockets , 98-92...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 722 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers' Jordan Hill Begins Finding His Range

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  15. Lakers Showing Signs of Life After Terrible Start to 2014-15 Season

    Don't plan to attend a parade down Figueroa Street just yet, Los Angeles Lakers fans. Don't even sit on StubHub for seats at Staples Center beyond mid-April, unless you're eager to support the Los Angeles Clippers ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 41,910 reads 104 comments

  16. Swaggy P's Return Has the Lakers Streaking

    The Lakers started this season 1-9, but that record comes with one big, swagged out asterisk: Nick Young was sidelined with a thumb injury...

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  17. Lakers Top Rockets, Win 2nd Straight

    HOUSTON -- Kobe Bryant had 29 points, Wesley Johnson made key free throws down the stretch and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Dwight Howard 's absence Wednesday night in a 98-92 victory over the Houston Rockets ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 1 month ago 59 reads 0 comments

  18. Report: Lakers to Work Out Former 1st-Rd. Picks

    The Lakers are set to audition Gal Mekel this week, tweets Marc Stein of ESPN.com, while Jordan Hamilton is scheduled to work out for the team Thursday, reports David Pick of Eurobasket...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 2,181 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers News: Latest on Mark Cuban Comments, Tyrus Thomas Workout and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers notched their second win of the season Tuesday, defeating the Atlanta Hawks due to an all-around team effort...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 month ago 1,857 reads 1 comments

  20. John Lucas III Spurns Lakers to Play in China

    Seven-year NBA veteran John Lucas III has called off a scheduled workout with the Lakers this week to sign with a Chinese team instead, tweets Marc Stein of ESPN.com...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 625 reads 0 comments

  21. Nick Young Brings Back the Swag in Season Debut (VIDEO)

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young missed the first 10 games of the season, but he played well Tuesday night in the Lakers' 114-109 victory against the Atlanta Hawks ...

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  22. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant's Historical Accomplishment and More

    Stop the presses. The Los Angeles Lakers won a basketball game. The Lakers picked up their second win of the season Tuesday night in a 114-109 victory over the Atlanta Hawks ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 10,071 reads 31 comments

  23. 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 1 month ago 3,356 reads 43 comments

  24. 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 1 month ago 651 reads 1 comments

  25. 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...

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