| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:06 PM
The Lakers waived Shawne Williams on Jan. 7, after he played in 32 games for the team, averaging 5.2 points and 4.5 rebounds a night.
On Monday, the D-Fenders announced they had acquired Williams via a waiver claim.
The D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:23 AM
The Lakers (3-5) will play three of four games at home in Week 3, hosting the New Orleans Pelicans, Memphis Grizzlies and Detroit Pistons.
The Lakers also visit Denver on the second night of a back-to-back, rarely a winning situation for any team in the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:46 AM
When Dwight Howard made the decision to leave the Lakers for the Houston Rockets in free agency this past summer, he knew he'd have a long list of detractors.
"Everybody's saying I was a 'coward' for leaving [the Lakers], and I knew I was going to get...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 11:57 AM
The Lakers finished Week 2 with a single, last-second win on Thursday in Houston, dipping to 3-5 on the year.
Starting the week in 10th place in the Western Conference, the Lakers ended Week 2 in 12th.
The Lakers were bombarded on the road by the...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 1:48 PM
The Lakers start the 2013-14 season on Oct. 29, at home against the Clippers.
Tickets for the team's 41 home games will go on sale to the public on Sept. 7.
The club announced the ticket sales via Twitter on Friday.
Tickets go on-sale to the...
| 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...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Shawne Williams came into the league in 2006 out of Memphis with tremendous promise as the 17th draft pick of the Indiana Pacers.
Seven years later, he's fighting to get back into the league after a number of drug-related incidents tarnished his...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 4:31 PM
In a move that will lighten the Miami Heat’s payroll and luxury tax bill, the team shipped seldom-used center Joel Anthony to the Boston Celtics in a three-team trade Wednesday.
The Heat received guard Toney Douglas from the Golden State...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:15 AM
HOUSTON — Dwight Howard would like the Orlando Magic to retire his old jersey number after his playing career ends.
Howard, who was upset last February when the team granted Tobias Harris’ request to wear No. 12, played eight seasons for the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:54 PM
BEIJING — In a nation of 1.3 billion people, it's easy to find Kobe Bryant.
Just look for the big group of security guards.
Bryant is almost too popular here to leave the Lakers' five-star hotel in the Chinese capital.
"It's harder for me to...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:21 PM
The Minnesota Timberwolves (4-2) are off to one of their best starts in franchise history.
They'll visit Staples Center on Sunday night, looking to end a 22-game losing streak to the Lakers (3-4).
The Lakers have the opportunity to improve to .500,...