| Apr 15, 2015
| 9:57 PM
With only eight available players, the Lakers limped to the 2014-15 season's finish line with a 122-99 loss to the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night at Staples Center.
With the loss, the Lakers finish the season at 21-61, 14th place in the Western...
| Apr 15, 2015
| 11:09 PM
The Lakers tried to chase history a few short years ago, acquiring Dwight Howard and Steve Nash to pair with Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol, all in the name of winning a 17th NBA championship and catching the hated Boston Celtics.
They made history of a...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 9:00 AM
The Lakers (21-59) finished Week 24 with two players going down in a loss to the Dallas Mavericks.
Dwight Buycks (hand) and Wesley Johnson (ankle) are out. Buycks is done for the season, becoming a free agent with the expiration of his 10-day contract....
| Apr 13, 2015
| 10:00 AM
The Lakers (21-59) finish the season with a two-game set against the Kings (27-53), starting on Monday night in Sacramento.
Wesley Johnson won't play after suffering an ankle injury on Sunday. Guard Dwight Buycks broke his hand, just as his 10-day...
| Apr 9, 2015
SALT LAKE CITY George Karl found the optimistic view of not having his top two scorers.
"Every NBA team has a lot of talent on it," the Sacramento Kings' coach said. "And sometimes the talent that doesn't play just needs the opportunity to play."
| Apr 2, 2015
| 12:14 PM
James Harden continues to strengthen his case for the MVP award, and is forging a place as one of the best players in Houston Rockets history in the process.
He had a career-high 51 points, and the Rockets squandered a huge early lead but held on for a...
| Mar 31, 2015
MEMPHIS, Tenn. Sacramento Kings coach George Karl wanted to experiment with lineups, but this wasn't what he had in mind.
The Kings planned to play Monday without their leading scorer, but they ended the night without their top two scorers in a 97-83...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 11:25 PM
Contemplating the possibility that there might be a downside to Blake Griffin's return seemed like a silly endeavor.
It was just that J.J. Redick had been so productive during Griffin's five-week absence that one had to wonder how the shooting guard...
| Mar 7, 2015
| 7:59 PM
This time, they were able to complete the comeback.
The Miami Heat were so close to doing the unthinkable the previous night. When given a second opportunity, they made sure to finish the job.
The Heat rallied from a 16-point, third-quarter deficit to...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:36 PM
A look at the starting lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Friday's 10 p.m. game between the Heat and Kings at Sleep Train Arena (TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM-Spanish), with Wade again out and Napier...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 8:11 PM
They're starting to stack up now, too many in a row to be called a fluke.
Kobe Bryant has stumbled in recent games, not showing much of anything positive since passing Michael Jordan for third on the all-time scoring list. What he showed Sunday...