| Dec 2, 2013
| 8:02 AM
The Lakers finished Week 5 where they started, at .500 (9-9).
Week 6 is relatively quiet with just two games, Friday night in Sacramento and Sunday at home.
The Lakers will have plenty of time to practice, with hopes that Kobe Bryant will be able to...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:31 PM
1. San Antonio
2012-13 finish: 58-24.
Coming: Marco Belinelli, Jeff Pendergraph.
Going: Gary Neal, DeJuan Blair.
Before anyone asks the Spurs to appear en masse on the next episode of "Derek," Ricky Gervais' thoughtful look at...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The Sacramento Kings announced that they added Shaquille O'Neal to their ownership group and will introduce him during a press conference at the team's practice facility on Tuesday.
The ownership group is led by Silicon Valley software tycoon Vive...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak doesn't see the virtue in tanking the season for a lottery pick.
"The ping-pong lottery thing, even if you have the very worst team in the NBA, you're not guaranteed to get the first pick," Kupchak said Thursday to...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 8:55 AM
When the Lakers floundered last season, it was easy to blame Coach Mike D'Antoni.
His biggest crime was not being Phil Jackson.
The team spent most of the year pushing through injuries (Steve Nash, Dwight Howard, Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Pau Gasol,...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Lakers (6-7) can climb back to .500 with a win Sunday night at Staples Center over the Sacramento Kings (4-8).
The Kings are coming of a close loss Saturday afternoon in Los Angeles against the Clippers.
The return of Kobe Bryant will have to...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 8:55 PM
Lakers 100, Sacramento Kings 86 (final)
The Lakers improved to .500 with a 100-86 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Winning their third game in a row, the Lakers kept pace with last year's team with a 7-7 start,...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 7:05 PM
Everyone knows the Lakers turn the ball over way too often to be a playoff team.
But they're being crushed in another turnover category. They're not forcing any.
Translation: They're too slow.
The Lakers are 27th in the NBA in turnovers,...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 8:21 PM
Where: Staples Center.
On the air: TV: TWC SportsNet, TWC Deportes; Radio: 710, 1330.
Records: Lakers 6-7; Kings 4-8.
Record vs. Kings (2012-13): 3-1.
Update: After years of tumult regarding their...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Clippers shooting guard J.J. Redick has a broken bone in his right hand and a torn ligament in his right thumb, the team announced on Sunday before they played the Indiana Pacers at Staples Center.
The Clippers said Redick is expected to be out...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:48 PM
After each game the Orlando Magic play, rookie guard Victor Oladipo attempts to watch a recording of that game from start to finish. He hopes to identify things he could've done better and then apply those lessons to the next time he steps onto the court....