| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:54 PM
STANFORD, Calif. — On the night it ended UConn's NCAA record 90-game winning streak — Dec. 30, 2010 — Stanford completely understood how significant the accomplishment was.
"I was on a team that completed 'Mission Impossible,'" said...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 5:35 AM
Conference USA, the most far-flung consortium since the British Empire, again adapts to changing membership. The league is down three — Tulsa, East Carolina and Tulane — and up one, Western Kentucky, from last season. The power...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 6:27 AM
The Lakers finished Week 2 with their first win of the season, defeating the Charlotte Hornets at Staples Center on Sunday, 107-92.
After the Lakers lost to the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday, 112-106, L.A.'s 0-5 record prompted TNT analyst Charles Barkley...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Strong words from Mitch Kupchak, but he had to say them.
"Our expectations are to win a championship. I know that sounds . . ." the Lakers general manager said Friday, trailing off before picking back up. "Expectations outside of this room might not...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:43 PM
When Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash were paired together in 2012, the Lakers and much of the NBA assumed they would become a dynamic backcourt.
It still hasn't happened.
Injuries largely prevented it, and now Bryant and Nash are back again, trying to find...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 1:33 PM
Kobe Bryant and the Lakers return to the court on Monday night for their first exhibition game of the 2014-15 season.
The team will host the Denver Nuggets at the Valley View Casino Center in San Diego.
Bryant, who struggled last season with knee...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers are quickly adjusting to life after Mike D'Antoni, who resigned as coach after a 27-55 season.
His replacement, Byron Scott, has spent most of training camp focusing on defense and conditioning.
The team's offense will also have a very...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 8:30 PM
For those wondering what Mike D'Antoni has been up to…
The former Lakers coach has been spending time with the Charlotte Hornets, watching their practices and games while giving feedback to Coach Steve Clifford, a former Lakers assistant.
| Oct 9, 2014
| 11:15 PM
Kobe Bryant continued to play well. The same couldn't be said about the Lakers.
Specifically, their defense.
The Golden State Warriors shot an alarming 67.7% in the first half Thursday and cruised to a 120-105 exhibition victory at Staples Center....
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:59 PM
The Lakers are running out of point guards and it's not even two weeks into October.
Jeremy Lin went down with a sprained ankle after Robert Sacre stepped on him at Saturday's practice, Coach Byron Scott said.
It led to the same phrase that rattled...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:40 PM
Steve Nash injured his back while carrying travel bags Wednesday, Lakers Coach Byron Scott said, the latest setback in Nash's attempt to be a presence for the Lakers in what is shaping up as his final NBA season.
Nash felt a twinge in his back at...