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  • Former Lakers applaud Kobe Bryant

    Former Lakers applaud Kobe Bryant
    The reviews trickled in quickly, the comparisons between Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant forgotten for one brief period of time. Bryant passed Jordan on Sunday for third on the NBA's all-time scoring list, an accomplishment that overshadowed the Lakers'...
  • Assistant coach Mark Madsen brings a positive charge to Lakers

    Assistant coach Mark Madsen brings a positive charge to Lakers
    In a Lakers season measured mostly by the number of tedious losses, while players sulked over losing their starting jobs and Kobe Bryant reamed out teammates for being softer than the cushiest of toilet tissue, one ray of sunshine has pierced the gloom....
  • Lakers 'soft like Charmin,' Kobe Bryant says at trash-talking scrimmage

    Lakers 'soft like Charmin,' Kobe Bryant says at trash-talking scrimmage
    Kobe Bryant finally erupted, letting loose some steam, and plenty of expletives, at Lakers' practice Thursday. He trash-talked with Nick Young. Called teammates "soft like Charmin." Yelled to General Manager Mitch Kupchak that the Lakers' reserves...
  • Kobe Bryant as the Lakers' starting point guard? Don't laugh

    It's not comparable to Magic Johnson starting an NBA Finals game at center, but Kobe Bryant might eventually start at point guard. It’s even been discussed in the past. “I’ve thought about starting him at the point and I even talked to...
  • Lakers Week 6 in review

    Lakers Week 6 in review
    The Lakers hit the road to start Week 6, playing three games in four nights before returning home to host the New Orleans Pelicans. The team started well with a victory in Detroit, winning their second in a row after last Sunday's victory over the...
  • Lakers' Carlos Boozer says demotion to bench was a surprise

    It was at least 45 minutes after the Lakers completed practice Monday before Carlos Boozer shared his thoughts about being demoted from the starting lineup in Sunday's game against New Orleans, along with point guard Jeremy Lin. Boozer shot extra free...
  • Magic Johnson says it's losing time for Lakers

    Magic Johnson says it's losing time for Lakers
    Strange days for Byron Scott, who laughed at one unexpected episode but not the other. His longtime friend Magic Johnson proclaimed Tuesday from New York that the Lakers should "lose every game" and go for a top draft pick. Scott smiled after hearing it...
  • Five takeaways from the Lakers' victory over the Sacramento Kings

    The Lakers (6-16) ended their three-game slide with a tight win over the Sacramento Kings (11-11). Here are five takeaways from their 98-95 victory on Tuesday at Staples Center. 1. Coach Byron Scott turned to Kobe Bryant to play point guard for most...
  • Kobe Bryant can pass Michael Jordan but is a long way from the top

    Kobe Bryant will almost surely pass Michael Jordan on Sunday in Minnesota. There's a lot of territory to cover after that. Bryant's 32,284 career points are nine shy of topping Jordan, an accomplishment that needs no explanation. But then would come...
  • Kobe Bryant should pass Michael Jordan's career points total Sunday

    Kobe Bryant should pass Michael Jordan's career points total Sunday
    Kobe Bryant has fought through a broken bone in his knee, torn Achilles' tendon, numerous sprained ankles and chronic knee pain so severe it required cutting-edge treatment in Germany, all while investing 46,386 career minutes over 19 seasons (not...
  • Lakers edge Spurs in OT

    The Sports Xchange By Mark Rosner, The Sports Xchange Lakers edge Spurs in OT SAN ANTONIO -- Kobe Bryant came to San Antonio stalking Michael Jordan. Bryant, needing 30 points, didn't catch Jordan for third place on the NBA career scoring list. But...