| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Dwight Howard remains confronted by a nemesis his long arms and massive hands can’t do anything about: Lakers fans.
Many remain bitter over his departure for the Houston Rockets after just one season wearing purple and gold, something Howard has...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:39 PM
It took 45 wins to make the playoffs last year. The Lakers finished as the seventh-seed last season, ahead of the Houston Rockets, who also ended the regular season at 45-37.
What are the odds the Lakers get to 45 wins this season?
| Nov 6, 2013
| 1:46 PM
HOUSTON -- Generally, the Lakers don’t like to talk about Dwight Howard, hoping his decision to leave them will go away and hide in a file cabinet of awkward moments in team history.
They don't have a choice Thursday. Staggering from two horrid...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:08 PM
League executives voted Kobe Bryant as the second-best shooting guard in the league, according to a survey of the team's 30 general managers.
Let's just say Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni sees things differently.
"He's probably the second-best with a torn...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 4:26 PM
The injured, flagging Lakers have been pulled for yet another nationally televised game.
On Thursday, the NBA announced the Lakers' visit to Chicago on Jan. 20, to play the Derrick Rose-less Bulls, will no longer be aired on TNT.
| Dec 30, 2013
| 5:01 PM
With news that Andrew Bynum has been suspended and excused from all team activities by the Cleveland Cavaliers, Bynum's former mentor Kareem Abdul-Jabbar sounded off on the ex-Lakers center.
Abdul-Jabbar gave his thoughts Sunday via his Facebook...
| 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 7, 2014
| 7:51 PM
The Lakers fell on the road to the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night, 110-97.
Defense was once again an issue as the Lakers let the Mavericks shoot 53.3% from the field.
Dirk Nowitzki led all scorers with 27 points on 12-of-19 shooting. When the...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 1:43 PM
HOUSTON — Don't be surprised if the Orlando Magic repeatedly send Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard to the free-throw line when the teams play Sunday night at Toyota Center.
Howard has made 55.3 percent of his free-throw attempts this season...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 3:05 PM
HOUSTON — The Orlando Magic franchise reached a momentous turning point on Aug. 10, 2012. That day, Magic officials completed a 12-player trade with three other teams that sent Dwight Howard to the Los Angeles Lakers.
The move instantly put the...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 8:14 PM
HOUSTON — For his 28th birthday on Sunday, Dwight Howard received a gift from the NBA’s schedule-makers: a game against his struggling former team, the Orlando Magic.
The Houston Rockets and Howard weren’t sharp, but they didn’...