| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:07 PM
The Lakers held their second pre-draft group workout on Friday at the team's practice facility in El Segundo.
Three players returned to give the Lakers a second audition -- Arizona's Aaron Gordon, Oklahoma State's Marcus Smart and Louisiana-Lafayette'...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:00 AM
On Friday, the Cleveland Cavaliers hired David Blatt as head coach to replace Mike Brown, who was fired in May.
The Lakers are now the only NBA franchise without a coach.
While Blatt was born in Boston, he has never coached in the NBA. He is,...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 6:52 AM
The Lakers are taking their time to hire a replacement for Mike D'Antoni, who resigned as head coach on April 30.
The list of interviewees thus far includes Byron Scott, Lionel Hollins, Alvin Gentry, Kurt Rambis and Mike Dunleavy, and it could grow to...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:00 AM
In less than two weeks, the Lakers will reconvene for training camp.
On Sept. 29, the franchise is scheduled to host media day at its practice facility in El Segundo.
The Lakers are then to host the Denver Nuggets on Oct. 6 at the Valley View Casino...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 10:29 PM
There is a fine line between carving out a niche in the NBA and becoming just another young ex-player. At 23, Darius Morris, the former Lakers and Clippers guard, is close to the tipping point.
After being drafted in the second round by the Lakers in...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 3:25 PM
BARCELONA, Spain — Yes, Tom Thibodeau has left USA Basketball's hotel, dining one night near the Mediterranean Sea with other team personnel.
So, no, he isn't pulling the curtains on his room shut tight, poring over film of Tuesday's...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Kobe Bryant is turning 36 Saturday, which means his career may or may not be flickering like a birthday candle.
Shaquille O'Neal and Steve Nash were All-Stars at that age. Tim Duncan averaged more points and rebounds than he had in either of the two...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In Jeanie Buss' updated memoir "Laker Girl," written with former Times sportswriter Steve Springer and published by Triumph Books, she writes about the firing of Lakers Coach Mike Brown last November.
In this excerpt Buss, head of the team's business...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:27 AM
SAN ANTONIO -- Mike D'Antoni might coach his last game with the Lakers on Wednesday night. Or he might be back next season for the final guaranteed year of his contract.
It's the biggest subplot of a Lakers' off-season sure to feature some twists and...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 10:56 PM
The Lakers are currently carrying the league-maximum 15 players on their roster, but that may not be the case for long.
Four players are signed to nonguaranteed contracts: Xavier Henry, Shawne Williams, Ryan Kelly and recent acquisition Kendall...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 9:47 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — The Lakers have spent plenty of time in the TV glare over the years, continually logging the maximum number of games allowed by the NBA on national TV.
But this week they got a cold, hard stare from the NBA and ESPN, who decided...