| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Pau Gasol may be back on the court on Tuesday night when the Lakers host the Portland Trail Blazers at Staples Center, after recovering from a scary bout of vertigo.
"We'll see," said Gasol after going through a full noncontact practice with the team...
| 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 25, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The New York Knicks (29-41) are now the Phil Jackson Knicks, recently hiring the Lakers' former coach as team president.
It will take some time for Jackson to remake the New York roster, but the Knicks have won eight of their last 10, although they're...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:04 AM
The Lakers (14-25) and Boston Celtics (14-26) were the best teams in the league not too long ago, facing each other in the 2008 and 2010 NBA Finals.
Now the former champions are going through the rebuilding process, both having won only two of their...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Pau Gasol has wanted to play next to Chris Kaman for months. It will finally happen Tuesday against Portland.
Gasol and Kaman will start together against the Trail Blazers a day after Gasol said he hoped Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni would allow it.
| Mar 30, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The Lakers pulled out one of their easiest wins of the season, using 17 unanswered points in the second quarter to build an 18-point lead during a 115-99 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Phoenix tried to make some runs in...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:21 PM
The Lakers are planning to build a more modern training facility that they hope will also attract future free agents, The Times has learned.
The Lakers will stay in El Segundo because they like the area and its proximity to LAX, but will no longer share...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 3:50 PM
SACRAMENTO -- Pau Gasol will sit out Wednesday's game against the Sacramento Kings because of a severe recurrence of vertigo.
He returned to action Tuesday after missing four games because of dizziness and nausea but was relegated to his hotel room...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:55 PM
The Lakers didn't count on Brandan Wright scoring 23 points on 10-for-10 shooting in only 28 minutes of play, eventually falling to the Dallas Mavericks, 107-95, on Friday night at Staples Center.
Dirk Nowitzki scoring 27 points on 11-of-14 shooting...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 9:40 PM
The short-handed Lakers fought to the end, but ultimately fell to the Sacramento Kings, 107-102, for their 50th loss of the season.
A Wesley Johnson tip-in with a minute left cut the Lakers' double-digit deficit to three points, 105-102. The Lakers...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 6:19 PM
A season of epic losses continued for the Lakers, who are dropping players almost as fast as they are games.
Kent Bazemore was the latest to go down Monday after an MRI exam revealed the shooting guard had suffered a torn tendon in his right foot the...