| Apr 3, 2015
| 11:02 PM
It was another perfect storm for the Lakers in an angry, frothing sea of them this season.
One team needed to win, visions of a deep playoff run bouncing tantalizingly around their players' minds.
The other team was eliminated from postseason...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 1:57 PM
The Lakers are waiting, yet again, for the results of an MRI after veteran guard Wayne Ellington suffered a mild separation of his right shoulder in the team's 113-92 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday.
"He was pretty sore this morning,"...
| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:10 PM
The Lakers have had a lot of problems this season. They finally have a nice one.
It centers on the 46th player taken in last year's draft. Is Jordan Clarkson their point guard of the future?
He had another strong game amid yet another loss Wednesday,...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 7:43 PM
Losses aren't the only things piling up for the Lakers.
Different lineups have been employed and discarded by Coach Byron Scott for various reasons, including injuries and a largely ineffective roster.
Twelve players have started for the Lakers this...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 5:33 PM
Soon enough, the Lakers will be free to do whatever they want.
Hit the beach. Vacation in Europe. Head to their hometowns.
Between now and April 15, Coach Byron Scott can only hope to keep a lid on a quickly dissolving season, the latest setback a...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 5:30 PM
It was Ed Davis' turn to "rest" for a game, and he wasn't thrilled about it.
"Honestly, I don't like it," the Lakers forward said Sunday before the Lakers lost to Brooklyn, 107-99. "I didn't ask to sit out or anything. I wanted to play 82 games this...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 7:57 AM
After defeating the Philadelphia 76ers at Staples Center, the Lakers hit the road for four games through Week 22.
Coach Byron Scott chose to shuffle the Lakers' starting lineup, moving Jeremy Lin and Ryan Kelly to the team's first unit.
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:19 PM
The arena had barely started to fill up in Minnesota, but Julius Randle provided a status update with one little basketball movement.
He grabbed a rebound from his missed shot, planted with his back to the basket and jumped up for a reverse dunk.
| Mar 23, 2015
| 1:28 PM
Jeremy Lin and Ryan Kelly will join the Lakers' (18-50) starting lineup when they start a five-game road trip Tuesday in Oklahoma City against the Thunder (40-30).
According to Coach Byron Scott, Lin will join rookie Jordan Clarkson in the backcourt...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (18-50) defeated the Philadelphia 76ers (17-53) on Sunday night. Here are five takeaways from their 101-87 win at Staples Center.
1. Jeremy Lin had arguably his best game of the season, certainly his highest-scoring one, with 29 points on...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:55 PM
This might have been Julius Randle's time to shine. It's hard to say because nobody knows how good he'll be in the pros.
But the injured rookie would be sopping up plenty of minutes and learning what did or didn't work at the NBA level on a Lakers...