| Jan 30, 2014
| 2:39 PM
After missing practice Thursday, Pau Gasol admitted he's probable for Friday when the Lakers host the Charlotte Bobcats (20-27).
"My groin is sore," said Gasol. "I've just got to keep working on it and we'll see tomorrow."
Gasol noted that he first...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 9:55 PM
Al Jefferson simply dominated the Lakers on Friday night, scoring 40 points while taking 18 rebounds to lead the Charlotte Bobcats to a 110-100 victory at Staples Center.
The 6-foot-10 center shot 18 of 32 from the field in 38 minutes, scoring only four...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 5:45 PM
The Lakers have one of the NBA's largest fan bases, especially when taking into account the team's online presence.
According to a paper by Mike Lewis and Manish Tripathi of Emory University, the Lakers have the most "social media equity" in the league....
| Dec 14, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Lakers 88, Charlotte Bobcats 85 (final)
Pau Gasol shut down Charlotte's Al Jefferson in the final minutes as the Lakers made a late push to end a three-game losing streak, winning their first game since the return of Kobe Bryant from an Achilles injury....
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:50 PM
Oklahoma City Thunder 122, Lakers 97 (final)
The Thunder made short work of the Lakers on Friday night, coasting to a 25-point win.
Forward Kevin Durant led Oklahoma City with 31 points, eight rebounds, five assists and four steals. Point guard...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Former Lakers forward Vladimir Radmanovic is retiring, according to InSerbia.info.
Radmanovic signed with the Lakers in 2006 as a free agent, playing almost three seasons with the team before a 2009 trade to the Charlotte Bobcats (for Adam Morrison...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 1:06 PM
The Charlotte Bobcats (10-13) won only 21 games last season but with former Lakers assistant Steve Clifford as head coach, the Bobcats have emerged this season as one of the better defensive teams in the NBA.
The Lakers (10-12) visit Charlotte on...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 7:15 AM
The Lakers finally got a win with Kobe Bryant on the floor in Week 7, but the team's woes at point guard continued.
Already down Steve Nash (back) and Jordan Farmar (hamstring), the Lakers lost Steve Blake for at least six weeks to an elbow injury....
| Dec 16, 2013
| 12:56 PM
The Lakers (11-12) visit the Atlanta Hawks (12-12) on Monday night, their third stop on a four-game road trip.
When they met on Nov. 3, Pau Gasol hit a pair of free throws with six seconds left, followed by a crucial block of a Kyle Korver attempt, to...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The Lakers opened the season with one impressive win and one impressive loss.
Expectations by and large are low for the franchise. Oddsmaker MyTopSportsBooks.com gives the Lakers 40-1 odds to win the 2013-14 NBA championship.
| Jan 17, 2014
| 8:16 PM
Friday night's game between the Orlando Magic and the Charlotte Bobcats at Amway Center felt like a homecoming for eight members of the Bobcats' basketball operations staff.
Bobcats coach Steve Clifford, associate head coach Patrick Ewing and...