| Dec 28, 2013
| 2:14 PM
Centers Chris Kaman and Pau Gasol will be game-time decisions for the Lakers' game Sunday against Philadelphia.
Kaman sustained a moderate sprain in his left ankle Friday against Utah. Gasol missed two of the last four games because of an upper-...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 8:35 PM
The Lakers lost their fourth consecutive game, falling on Friday night to the Utah Jazz, 105-103, in Salt Lake City.
Jordan Hill gave the Lakers a chance with a strong performance in the fourth quarter, scoring 13 points, including a pair of free throws...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 7:25 PM
It doesn't take a numerologist to figure out the unevenness of the Lakers' roster. Or their season.
The Lakers have played 30 games. They've used 15 starting lineups. None of their players has started every game this season.
It sounds a lot like the...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 7:42 AM
The Lakers (13-17) have lost four consecutive games heading into their Sunday night battle at Staples Center against the Philadelphia 76ers (8-21).
The Sixers have lost 13 in a row on the road after winning in Washington on Nov. 1 — their lone...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 9:01 AM
The Lakers (11-12) have used 10 different starting lineups this season through 23 games.
It's not that Coach Mike D'Antoni is particularly indecisive. Injuries have played a major factor this season for the Lakers.
Kobe Bryant has only four games...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 10:52 PM
Now it can be revealed: That pull-up jumper in transition was not a shot under construction or a new tool now only ready for prime time after his apprenticeship with the Clippers.
Phoenix Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe insisted he had it in his arsenal....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 10:04 PM
NEW ORLEANS — Pau Gasol pledged to carry the Lakers while Kobe Bryant was absent, willing to be the leader for however long an Achilles' tendon took to heal.
He needs to start playing better or else it might not matter when Bryant returns.
| Nov 14, 2013
| 5:18 PM
There's only one thing to say about the Lakers and back-to-back sets.
Three down, 16 to go.
The Lakers have been dreadful on the second night of consecutive games this season, getting blown out by 31 in Golden State, losing to the Anthony Davis Show...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:30 PM
The Lakers emerged for their third consecutive day of practice but Kobe Bryant didn't join them.
He took Thursday off because of "general soreness" in his left foot, according to a Lakers spokesman.
Bryant had practiced at full speed for two days....
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:05 PM
A 20-point deficit is often too much for a team to overcome.
Not the feisty, fun-to-watch Lakers.
But comebacks from two massive deficits? Sorry. Too much to ask.
GAME SUMMARY: Trail Blazers 114, Lakers 108
The Portland Trail Blazers made sure...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:53 PM
SACRAMENTO — What Steve Nash described as "an obviously pretty horrible 13 months for me" could be nearing an end for the veteran point guard.
"I might not be able to play anymore, I might have to yo-yo it or I might be able to...