| Apr 6, 2014
| 6:00 PM
Kent Bazemore cried a little bit. Nick Young planted his face in a towel for a long time.
Sunday was rough on them, the latest two injured Lakers.
In another sign of a bad season, the Lakers have more hurt players (eight) than healthy ones (seven)....
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:03 PM
Phil Jackson wasn't overly visible Tuesday at Staples Center, hanging out in a luxury suite in a corner across from the New York Knicks' bench.
Probably better that way for him.
His former team drilled his new team, the Lakers bashing New York, 127-...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Nobody got hurt. The Lakers didn't lose by 50. There are only three games left.
These were reasons for the Lakers to celebrate a 112-95 loss Friday to Golden State at Staples Center.
The season that won't ever end is down to a handful of days. Nobody'...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The NBA has raised its salary-cap projection for the 2014-15 season from $62.9 million to $63.2 million.
The current salary cap for the 2013-14 season is $58.7 million. The new cap number, which won't officially be set until the NBA completes its annual...
| 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...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:00 PM
MILWAUKEE — Somehow the days get even more unpredictable for Chris Kaman.
He went 10 games in a row without getting off the bench, then started for the Lakers on Tuesday against the New York Knicks because Pau Gasol was sidelined by vertigo....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 11:10 PM
Surely the Lakers wanted to send Steve Nash to the sidelines with something better than this.
They might get another chance.
In one of the final dramas of a long-ago discarded season, Friday was supposed to be the last game of 2013-14, if not a...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 9:32 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Chris Kaman played the first six minutes of Friday's game. Almost.
Then he sat the rest of the Lakers' 143-107 loss to the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni said it was because the game got out of hand and also to...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
SAN ANTONIO — Mike D'Antoni might have coached his last game with the Lakers on Wednesday. Or he might return for the final guaranteed year of his contract.
It'll be the biggest subplot of a Lakers off-season sure to feature twists and turns....
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:20 PM
SACRAMENTO — Pau Gasol's vertigo came back with a vengeance and Chris Kaman's right calf wouldn't cooperate.
It was almost time for assistant coaches Kurt Rambis and Mark Madsen to suit up for the Lakers.
"Only if they let me wear the short...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 6:18 PM
Jodie Meeks was the star of the Lakers' show last Sunday, outscoring Kevin Durant but also reminding his team of something less enthralling.
He'll be a free agent in July. Almost all the Lakers will be, in fact.
The latter isn't necessarily a bad...