| Jul 15, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Now he's a Peace Knick. Ex-Lakers forward Metta World Peace found a new team Monday, agreeing to a two-year deal for about $3.2 million with the New York Knicks.
World Peace tweeted Monday: "Where Brooklyn at?" in a jab to the Brooklyn Nets, the Knicks'...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 12:41 PM
The Lakers rarely lose desired players. Although Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets in free agency, there are only 13 former Lakers currently under contract to other NBA teams:
- Point guards: Derek Fisher (Oklahoma City Thunder), Ramon Sessions...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:20 PM
A lot has happened to the Lakers since General Manager Mitch Kupchak last spoke to reporters.
Dwight Howard left for Houston despite the Lakers' very public campaign to keep him. Metta World Peace was waived via the amnesty provision and quickly...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 11:11 PM
What transpired Friday night at Amway Center almost could make an objective person feel sorry for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Orlando Magic schooled ’em from start to finish.
Dwight Howard outplayed Andrew Bynum. Jameer Nelson...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 9:44 PM
COSTA MESA — A local charity netted big donations in honor of the 83rd Annual Academy Awards, including a gown worn at the 2011 Country Music Awards and sneakers signed by a member of the Lakers.
The EXTRA Luxury Lounge, a retreat for celebrities...
| Apr 10, 2011
Following the April 3 game against the Denver Nuggets, 750 Lakers fans poured into the Lexus Club at Staples Center for the 4th annual Casino Night, a $500 per person benefit for the Los Angeles Lakers Youth Foundation, which promotes education,...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 8:47 PM
Jimmer, Rubio look good
Every NBA season presents surprises, but the fact Jimmer Fredette is more than just a shooter has to rank up there for this crazy campaign. Fredette still makes rookie mistakes, but his decision-...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 1:21 PM
A thesaurus is essential when describing the Blackhawks' Dave Bolland.
To his opponents, he's a nightmare. A pest. A nuisance. A troublemaker. A rat.
To his teammates, he's a stalwart. An asset. A weapon. A necessity. A rat.
Hmm, looks like that last...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:59 AM
For years the NBA has tirelessly sought to fill that crazy guy void once held by a one Dennis Rodman. Search no more NBA.
Enter "Metta World Peace."
Los Angeles Laker Ron Artest announced plans this week to change his name to "Metta World Peace."...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 10:16 AM
This isn't a measure of character.
This is a measure of characters.
This week, we've ranked the 10 biggest characters in the NBA today.
What, exactly, do we mean when we call someone a "character"? In a word: distinctiveness. A player could be funny....
| Aug 29, 2011
| 9:50 PM
I am too tired to go crazy about this. And there really are so many hugely more important things going on the world practically every day.
I cannot let the addition of HLN host Nancy Grace to the lineup of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" pass...