| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:18 PM
The Lakers competed for a half at Staples Center on Tuesday night, long enough for Steve Nash to pass Mark Jackson on the NBA's all-time assists list, but the Houston Rockets demolished the Lakers in the second half, 145-130.
Nash climbed to 10,335,...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:59 AM
The Lakers (18-36) expect to get Pau Gasol back from his groin injury on Friday night when the team hosts the Boston Celtics (19-36).
Gasol hasn't played since the end of January.
The Celtics and Lakers are longtime rivals who are competing this...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:11 AM
Shaquille O'Neal said the Lakers would have won five titles had he stayed with Kobe Bryant.
"Probably five," O'Neal said Thursday on TNT's "Inside Stuff." "I'm going to go with five or six."
O'Neal won three titles with Bryant and the Lakers in four...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:39 PM
Wesley Johnson dunked an in-bounds pass from Kent Bazemore with 6.9 seconds left on the clock, stealing a 107-106 win in Portland against the Blazers.
After exploding with a 33-point first quarter, the Lakers saw their lead gradually shrink until the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Chris Kaman found time to joke about his best game with the Lakers. The rest of the season, excruciating at worst and challenging at best, melted behind him.
He had 28 points, 17 rebounds and six assists in an easy 115-99 victory Sunday over the Phoenix...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 8:55 PM
The Memphis Grizzlies (48-32) had everything to play for Sunday night, still battling to hold onto the final available postseason berth with the Phoenix Suns (47-33) still a threat, and pulled away in the second half to defeat the Lakers, 102-90.
| Apr 11, 2014
| 9:50 PM
Golden State Warriors 112- Lakers 95 (end of regulation)
All the Golden State Warriors needed was a big second quarter to put away the Lakers on Friday night at Staples Center.
All-Star guard Stephen Curry scored 11 points in the second on four-of-...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:35 PM
MILWAUKEE — It's been a common theme this season, all those Lakers in the last year of their contracts.
It can lead to friction — Pau Gasol poked at the selfishness of some teammates after a loss last month in Memphis — and can...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Veteran center Chris Kaman opened the annual end-of-season Lakers' exit interview at the team's practice facility in El Segundo on Thursday.
Kaman met with General Manager Mitch Kupchak and Coach Mike D'Antoni, discussing the past season and briefly...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Lakers 113 - San Antonio Spurs 100 (end of regulation)
The Lakers ended a difficult 2013-14 regular season with an easy win over the NBA's best San Antonio Spurs.
With Kobe Bryant (knee), Pau Gasol (vertigo), Steve Nash (nerve root irritation),...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:20 PM
The Lakers overcame an 11-point third quarter deficit with a dominant fourth quarter to sweep the season series against the Boston Celtics with a 101-92 victory on Friday night at Staples Center.
Newcomers Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks sparked the...