| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:27 PM
The Lakers (25-55) play arguably their most important game of the season on Monday night, visiting the also-lottery-bound Utah Jazz (24-56).
Measured by futility, both teams are well-positioned for the 2014 NBA draft lottery. The Jazz are currently...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:28 PM
L.A. has great sports fans. Uniquely loyal, yet never to be had. If Time Warner Cable thinks the notion "I need my Dodgers.com" even remotely resonates, they're advised to go back and review "I need my Rams & Raiders.com."
Anthony J. Moretti...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Nick Young said he expects to play Friday night when the Lakers (22-45) host the Washington Wizards (35-22).
"I'm feeling good," Nick Young said. "Ain't too much Swaggy can't do out there."
Young, who gave himself the nickname "Swaggy P," fractured...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:42 AM
The Golden State Warriors (48-30) fell to the Denver Nuggets (35-44) by a single point on Thursday night, giving up a Kenneth Faried hook shot with 1.8 seconds left on the clock.
The Lakers (25-53) have theoretically relished the role of playing spoiler...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 6:18 PM
LOS ANGELES — Point guard Jameer Nelson missed his third consecutive game when the Orlando Magic faced the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night.
Nelson and coach Jacque Vaughn said Nelson has a sore left knee.
"It's getting better," Nelson said...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 10:41 PM
With the game already far, far out of reach, Arron Afflalo received an inbounds pass and sprinted down the court to attempt one final shot before time expired Sunday night. He went up for a layup as Kent Bazemore contested the shot, and the ball rattled...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 3:23 PM
The Lakers were beaten soundly by the Clippers, 120-97, losing the season series to their Staples Center roommates, 3-1.
After a relatively competitive first half, with the Lakers trailing by eight at intermission, the Clippers exploded for 37 points in...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Pau Gasol continued to feel symptoms of vertigo during Tuesday's 124-112 loss to the Portland Trailblazers.
"I wasn't confident out there, I wasn't assertive," said Gasol, who finished with nine points on four-for-nine shooting. "I didn't feel confident...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 6:51 AM
Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak will have the opportunity to rebuild the Lakers (25-53) after agreeing to a multiyear contract extension.
Kupchak has served as the team's general manager since 2001, winning four titles on his watch. Now the...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:18 PM
The Lakers competed for a half at Staples Center on Tuesday night, long enough for Steve Nash to pass Mark Jackson on the NBA's all-time assists list, but the Houston Rockets demolished the Lakers in the second half, 145-130.
Nash climbed to 10,335,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:20 PM
Chris Kaman knows the Clippers.
He spent eight seasons with them, an eternity among so many losing seasons (seven), but he was an All-Star in 2010 before being traded in the Chris Paul deal a year later.
The Clippers dominated the Lakers last season,...