| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers continued to struggle through Week 3, losing all four games to drop to 1-9 on the season.
Week 2 ended with the Lakers getting their lone victory of the season, putting an end to Charles Barkley's so-called hunger strike.
The Lakers hoped...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 9:50 PM
With considerably less fanfare than the day he was acquired, Steve Nash's tenure with the Lakers ended.
Nash will sit out the entire season because of recurring nerve damage in his back, the team announced Thursday. The $9.71 million he will make in the...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 11:10 PM
Mitch Kupchak rolled his luggage into the arena, cognizant the Lakers would fly out of here shortly after their last exhibition game.
Travel bags have already been symbolic of what's wrong with them — age and injuries — when Steve Nash...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:24 PM
It's always a problem for the Lakers, this whole Chris Paul thing.
Especially when he zips and whips around them in another Clippers victory, jamming the latest needle in the side of a fan base that still blames David Stern.
With the Lakers so low...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 5:46 PM
On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured power forward Julius Randle.
The exception, which expires on March 10, can be used to sign or claim a single player off waivers for $1.5 million, or trade for a...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Since the Lakers' present isn't much, it's nice that there exists a heartwarming and inspirational story from their past.
Where there is history, there is hope.
The story is captured in a documentary film titled: "33STR8."
That was Bill Sharman's...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:44 PM
Reserve guard Wayne Ellington took an indefinite leave of absence from the Lakers after his father was shot and killed in Philadelphia.
Wayne Ellington Sr., 57, was shot in the head by an unknown assailant Sunday night while driving a 2001 Oldsmobile...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:09 PM
With the Lakers opening the season slowly (1-6), partial owner Joey Buss is leaning on a number of important lessons taught to him by his late father Jerry Buss.
“My father instilled patience in me,” said Joey Buss to The Times. “...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 12:18 PM
The Lakers are down to three guards for Friday night's game against San Antonio at Staples Center. They're not thrilled about it.
Lakers General Mitch Kupchak responded unhappily to the NBA's decision to suspend Ronnie Price for one game after he was...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Rookie power forward Julius Randle gave arguably his best performance of the preseason on Sunday, helping the Lakers rally back from a 22-point deficit against the Utah Jazz while scoring eight points with five rebounds in just over 20 minutes.
| Oct 3, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Nick Young's nickname of "Swaggy P" has seemingly universal appeal, but new teammate Jeremy Lin isn't sold yet.
"I call him Nick Young," said Lin after practice on Friday. "He's super cool, but I just find it ridiculous that everyone comes in here...