| Dec 29, 2013
| 8:10 PM
Laker forward Xavier Henry left the game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Sunday night with a strained right knee, another in a long line of injuries to the team's dwindling list of players able to run the point.
Henry exited with 1:14 left in the...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Ryan Kelly and Elias Harris, on assignment in the D-League, put up big numbers Saturday in the D-Fenders' season-opening 124-114 loss to the Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
Kelly scored 24 points on 8-of-16 shooting with nine rebounds in almost 37 minutes. ...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The Lakers have lost nine of their last 10 games, including three in a row.
Injuries have decimated the squad but the Lakers have competed in recent games. Poor second-half performances, however, have been fatal.
"We're just mentally fatigued...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 5:21 PM
The D-Fenders will pay tribute to the late Dr. Jerry Buss, former owner of the Lakers and D-Fenders, on Jan. 27 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario.
Buss passed away from cancer complications last February. The D-Fenders will celebrate what would...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Ryan Kelly led the D-Fenders (1-2) to their first victory of the season, a 131-96 win over the Bakersfield Jam (1-4) on Sunday.
On assignment in the Development League, the Lakers' rookie forward scored a game-high 30 points on eight-of-18 shooting. He...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 12:04 PM
In addition to his five NBA championships with the Lakers, Michael Cooper led the Sparks to consecutive WNBA titles as coach in 2001 and 2002.
Cooper will go back to the WNBA sidelines as head coach of the Atlanta Dream.
The Dream have reached the...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:07 PM
Lakers 110 - Utah Jazz 99 (end of regulation)
The Lakers held off a late Utah rally to defeat the Jazz, 110-99, ending a six-game losing streak.
Kendall Marshall had a career night, notching his first career double-double with career marks in points...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Xavier Henry has yet to suit up for the Lakers in 2014, felled by a knee injury in a loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Dec. 29.
On Thursday, Henry will make an appearance with the D-Fenders in one of the final stages of his recovery from a bone bruise...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The Lakers signed guard Manny Harris on Thursday to a 10-day contract, the team announced.
Harris has played 13 games for the D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate, averaging 30.6 points a game.
The 6-foot-5 Harris previously spent...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 5:55 PM
When the NBA season started in October, point guard Kendall Marshall was in the NBA Development League, where he played for the Delaware 87ers.
Then the long list of Lakers injuries changed his fate, leading to a promotion. On Friday night, the 22-year-...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Mike D'Antoni has spent most of this season blending together a bunch of young first-round draft picks whose best days seemingly were behind them.
Now he has another reclamation project.
Desperate for help at point guard, the Lakers signed Kendall...