| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Kurt Rambis has been a part of the Lakers organization for longer than he can remember.
"It's been quite a few years," said Rambis to The Times in a phone interview on Thursday.
Now he's back on the bench, as an assistant to Coach Mike D'Antoni....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:09 PM
|State B Tournament||
|at Bob Wiley Field in Webster|
Game 14: Championship Game 1 or semifinal, Groton vs. Vermillion, 1 p.m.
Game 15: Championship Game (if Groton loses first game), 5 p.m.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:29 PM
The transition from Mike Brown to Mike D'Antoni as coach early last season was an awkward time for the Lakers.
"Clumsy is not a bad characterization," General Manager Mitch Kupchak said Thursday to Colin Cowherd on ESPN Radio.
The Lakers fired Brown...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 11:39 AM
On Monday, the Lakers announced the hiring of Kurt Rambis and Johnny Davis to round out the staff of Coach Mike D'Antoni.
"Kurt and Johnny bring many years of NBA experience both as coaches and as former players to this team,” D'Antoni said. "Kurt...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Lakers owners/executives Jim and Jeanie Buss have different views on the exit of Dwight Howard.
"He was never really a Laker," Jim said to Ric Bucher of The Hollywood Reporter. "He was just passing through."
"It's disappointing that Dwight isn't here,...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 10:27 AM
According to his Twitter feed, Kurt Rambis is back as an assistant coach with the Lakers.
It's official. I'm back with the @Lakers. #Assistant coach. Very excited. @ESPN @TWC. — Kurt Rambis (@KRambis) July 29, 2013
Rambis won four titles with...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:25 PM
The Lakers have limited spending power but Coach Mike D'Antoni likes the team's recent acquisitions of Chris Kaman and Nick Young
"I'm excited about it," D'Antoni told HoopsWorld.com earlier in the week in Las Vegas. "I think that [General Manager]...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:43 PM
Lakers co-owner and executive Jeanie Buss doesn't think Phil Jackson is done coaching.
"It has to be the right situation," Buss said Thursday during a live radio segment on ESPN Los Angeles (710 AM).
Buss, who is engaged to Jackson, said the former...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Steve Nash gave Coach Mike D'Antoni a vote of confidence on Tuesday, despite acknowledging last season was "a disaster."
"I think he's a very bright coach. He's not without flaws but none of us are," said Nash on the "Mason & Ireland Show" on ESPN L.A....
| Jul 12, 2013
| 7:59 PM
LAS VEGAS -- The Lakers did something that would be unusual in any game, summer league or otherwise: None of their starters scored in double figures.
That's the way it goes for the Lakers here in the Las Vegas Summer League, where their epic struggles...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:15 PM
The Lakers' final non-Mike D'Antoni assistant coach left over the weekend as Darvin Ham joined the Atlanta Hawks under Coach Mike Budenholzer.
“Darvin has a great feel for the game and knows what it takes for a team to be successful and compete at...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Stan Pietkiewicz, the former NBA player who led Winter Park to a 1974 state championship game, pulled his name out of consideration for the Wildcats’ vacant boys basketball coaching job.
Pietkiewicz, who has been an assistant for Lake Brantley...