1. With Kobe Bryant out Indefinitely, Lakers Can Only Embrace the Swaggy P Show

    It'd be easy to consider Kobe Bryant 's prolonged absence detrimental to the Los Angeles Lakers ' entertainment value, but the simultaneously delightful and enraging stylings ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 hours ago 4,139 reads 58 comments

  2. Nick Young Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Ankle and Return

    Nick Young is dealing with a sprained ankle after suffering the injury in practice on Monday. Eric Pincus of the Los Angeles Times passed along the news and added ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 12 hours ago 2,837 reads 19 comments

  3. Lakers News: Buzz Surrounding Kobe Bryant Injury, LA Recruitment Push and More

    Thursday was supposed to be a special day for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers . It was the ninth anniversary of Bryant's legendary 81-point outburst against the Toronto Raptors , a performance deeply embedded in NBA lore...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 4 days ago 869 reads 0 comments

  4. A Brief History of Nick 'Swaggy P' Young Pushing Kobe Bryant's Buttons

    The chief export of Nick Young is confidence, a fact made plain by his self-styled Swaggy P nickname, shot selection and, more than anything else, his willingness to harass Kobe Bryant ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 days ago 21,858 reads 39 comments

  5. Lakers News: Breaking Down Latest Kobe Bryant Details and Nick Young's Struggles

    It is that type of downtrodden season in Los Angeles when what constitutes news is how tired Kobe Bryant is and whether or not players slack in practice. At 12-26, the Lakers might want to show some fight before their number of games below ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 14 days ago 1,058 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers News: Recent Chatter Surrounding Jordan Clarkson, Nick Young and More

    Much of the news surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers this winter revolves around—who else—one Kobe Bryant ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 15 days ago 4,693 reads 4 comments

  7. Nick 'Swaggy P' Young Providing Necessary Spark in Los Angeles Lakers Season

    Brash, shot-happy and infinitely quotable, Nick Young is lighting up a depressingly dark Los Angeles Lakers season and making sure everyone is along for the ride. After a stunning upset win against the Golden State Warriors on Dec...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 25 days ago 8,246 reads 27 comments

  8. Lakers Teammates Hope Kobe's Step Back Will Allow Him to Let Them Step Up

    LOS ANGELES — The world is going to watch and wonder whether Kobe Bryant is indeed taking concrete steps toward aging gracefully...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 28 days ago 124,628 reads 162 comments