| Nov 13, 2013
| 10:57 PM
DENVER — Say this about Dwight Howard: Timofey Mozgov would have never come close to a career high against him.
The Lakers found a new player to beat them, an unlikely candidate who averaged all of 8.2 points per game before Wednesday.
| Nov 22, 2013
| 11:22 PM
A star who had been missing far too long for the Lakers' liking made his return Friday night at Staples Center.
You know, Pau Gasol.
OK, so the center technically hasn't sat out a game this season, unlike more celebrated teammates Kobe Bryant...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 6:08 PM
The Lakers are 6-7, lingering in the bottom half of the Western Conference and running on a treadmill the size of a franchise while awaiting the return of Kobe Bryant.
But how will Bryant look? What's the deal with Steve Nash? Who took over Jordan Hill'...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Lakers forward-center Pau Gasol is raising money to help children who are suffering after Typhoon Haiyan devastated the Philippines.
"I am helping UNICEF raise money for their efforts on the ground," writes Gasol on crowdrise.com. "I am pledging $1,000...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Antonio Martín Guirado
Los Ángeles --- Coincidiendo con el parón de cuatro días sin partidos para Los Angeles Lakers, Pau Gasol aparta por un momento su atención de las canchas para centrarse en "Life" ("Vida"), un retrato íntimo de su día a día con más...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:17 PM
Bill Sharman is 87 years old. Saturday afternoon, he had a mild stroke. These things hit us like lightning bolts of reality.
Los Angeles has more than its share of sports legends. We are blessed. We thought John Wooden would live forever. We were wrong....
| Oct 26, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Phil Jackson seems entirely content with his life, sitting at a corner table as the hummus and pita go quickly in the afternoon din of a Playa Vista eatery.
It's not quite what he envisioned last November when the Lakers interviewed him for their...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Hall of Fame coach Phil Jackson says he's concerned about Lamar Odom and his life after basketball.
"We thought the Kardashian arrangement, or marriage, was a terrific thing for him because it's a family, a structure, something that would give him...
| Oct 25, 2013
Phil Jackson may be coming to terms with the idea that he is done coaching in the NBA.
"I’m realistically thinking about the fact that I probably won’t be able to physically coach again," Jackson said on "The Seth Davis Show."
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:46 PM
HOUSTON — Dwight Howard knows what people think.
In Central Florida, many people who once adored him now regard him as a villain because he forced the Orlando Magic to trade him in 2012. In Southern California, many call him a "coward" because...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 4:21 PM
The Lakers start camp with three point guards, all capable of playing major minutes.
Coach Mike D'Antoni may keep Steve Nash's minutes down to about 30 minutes per game but that still just leaves 18 minutes combined for Steve Blake and Jordan Farmar....