| Jan 17, 2015
| 3:50 PM
Kobe Bryant wasn't the only thing missing from the Lakers on Friday in Utah.
There were also no questions about him, a heavy departure from the norm.
He was out of sight, out of mind, resting at home while the Lakers slogged their way to a 94-85...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 8:08 PM
The Lakers (12-27) host LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers (19-20) on Thursday night at Staples Center.
James returned Tuesday night from back and knee injuries, only to see his team lose their sixth game in a row in overtime to the Suns in...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 10:13 PM
Grizzlies 109 - Lakers 106 (end of regulation)
The Lakers lost a close on Friday night, falling by three to the Memphis Grizzlies.
After giving up a 12-point first-half lead, the Lakers found themselves down six with about five minutes left, but...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 11:43 AM
In July 2010, the Bulls were preparing to sign Carlos Boozer as a free agent when the Jazz, Boozer's previous team, asked for a favor.
Allow the Jazz to sign-and-trade Boozer, creating a $13 million trade exception they eventually used to acquire Al...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 9:15 PM
Kobe Bryant hit a jump hook with 12.4 seconds left to give the Lakers an 88-87 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Sunday night at Staples Center.
The Lakers fell behind early, trailing by as many as 13 points, but finally climbed on top when Bryant made...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (11-23) overcame a 13-point deficit to defeat the Indiana Pacers (13-22) on a Kobe Bryant game-winning shot with 12.4 seconds left. Here are five takeaways from their 88-87 victory Sunday night at Staples Center.
1) At 88 points, the Lakers...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 11:25 PM
Kobe Bryant had a lecture for media members as they surrounded his locker.
He had just accumulated the 21st triple-double of his career, a 23-point, 11-rebound, 11-assist endeavor Tuesday against Denver. Time to wag the finger, Dikembe Mutombo style....
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:17 PM
July 15, 2014, was a good day in Bulls history. It was the day a good 90 percent of loyal fans (give or take) hoped and prayed for. On that day, the Bulls finally amnestied Carlos Boozer.
In summer 2010, many Bulls fans held their breath and waited to...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 6:47 AM
On the one hand, Carlos Boozer was synonymous with poor defense, constant chirping and sprayed-on hair.
On the other hand, he helped the Bulls win an average of 51.3 games per season. And, hey, it's Christmas.
So how will Bulls fans react to Boozer...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 6:13 PM
Even as he tried to convince Pau Gasol to remain with the Lakers, Kobe Bryant assured Gasol his support would remain.
So when the Lakers arrived in Chicago late Wednesday, Bryant's dinner plans were set.
"Our relationship and bond goes beyond...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The Lakers (9-20) may play their third straight game without Kobe Bryant on Friday night, visiting the Dallas Mavericks (20-10).
Resting from a laundry list of aches and pains, Bryant sat out the team's win over the Golden State Warriors (23-5) and a...