| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The Lakers were dealt their first significant setback of the 2014-15 season on Friday, when Nick Young was ruled out for approximately eight weeks after tearing a ligament in his right thumb.
Through a number of training camp scrimmages, Young served as...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The Lakers will officially get back to work when they open training camp on Monday with the team's annual media day.
Coach Byron Scott and the team will make their preseason debut on Oct. 6 in San Diego (Valley View Casino Center) against the Denver...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 3:46 PM
On Tuesday, the Lakers increased the team's roster to 18, signing free agents Jabari Brown, Roscoe Smith, Keith Appling and Jeremy Tyler.
Brown, who played with Lakers rookie Jordan Clarkson last season at Missouri, is a 6-foot-4 shooting guard who went...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:58 PM
The Lakers announced the signing of veteran guard Ronnie Price on Wednesday, bringing to 19 the number of players on their roster.
The 6-foot-2 Price, who can play point or shooting guard, went undrafted in 2005 but has forged a nine-year career with...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Earlier in the week, the Lakers increased their training camp roster to 19 players, one short of the maximum.
While 13 have fully guaranteed contracts, including second-round pick (46th overall) Jordan Clarkson, the team has six players competing for...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Only the very best teams in college basketball have advanced to the NCAA tournament's round of 16.
Take Dayton versus Stanford in the South Regional … please.
Dayton finished fifth in the Atlantic 10 Conference and absorbed a 26-point loss this...
| Mar 28, 2014
NEW YORK — Madison Square Garden hasn't hosted an NCAA tournament game of Sweet 16 magnitude since 1955, but if any team is prepared for this moment on this stage, it's Michigan State.
The world's most famous arena? Friday's regional semifinal...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:38 PM
Top players: Adreian Payne (16.6 points, 7.3 rebounds), Gary Harris (16.9 points) and Keith Appling (11.7 points, 4.6 assists) for Michigan State; Malcolm Brogdon (12.6 points), Joe Harris (11.8 points) and Akil Mitchell (6.9 points, 7.0 rebounds) for...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:38 PM
NEW YORK — Like two heavyweight boxers, Michigan State and Virginia stood toe-to-toe and traded punches.
With a trip to the Elite Eight at stake, the physical teams spent 40 minutes battling at Madison Square Garden Friday night. By the time the...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 9:38 PM
NEW YORK – Nobody pointed fingers, nobody blamed officials and nobody cried injustice.
As far as no-calls by officials go, the one top seed Virginia fell victim to Friday night in the closing minute of its 61-59 loss to Michigan State in an NCAA...
| Mar 29, 2014
NEW YORK — Time was when NCAA tournament regional semifinals bordered on routine for Virginia basketball. Ralph Sampson and Jeff Lamp. Othell Wilson and Olden Polynice. Bryant Stith and Junior Burrough. Terry Holland and Jeff Jones.