| Oct 25, 2014
| 11:44 AM
No matter what happens between now and April 15, the presumed end of the Lakers season, Byron Scott won't wall himself off.
He left that behind more than 20 years ago, when he and James Worthy had to assume the unofficial roles of team spokesmen after...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Cliché all you want about the team game, but the NBA, at its highest level, very much can be a singular equation, one player making all the difference.
So on July 11, when LeBron James said he was coming home, as Cleveland exulted, the question became...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Jason Kidd is blazing a trail, like it or not.
The Milwaukee Bucks coach went directly from a stellar 19-year career in the NBA to the coach's seat in Brooklyn.
It was a particularly hot seat, with plenty of expectations surrounding a big-money team...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 7:46 AM
Long before he started collecting championship rings as coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, Phil Jackson was a key sixth man for one of the NBA’s most memorable teams.
Jackson is featured prominently in ESPN’s new "30 for 30"...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 4:53 PM
The state of the Lakers these days: Jeremy Lin went from one sprained ankle to two sprained ankles while doing individual workouts Thursday.
He is no longer a lock to play in the Lakers' next exhibition game Sunday. They could use him. They need anybody...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Phil Jackson and Doc Rivers have something in common. They use visualization techniques to help their players.
Rivers has used exercises to help his team see themselves as champions. Last season, four days after he took over the team, he wanted the...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 7:14 PM
To hear everybody talk, Kobe Bryant was 26 years old, not 36. He was merely coming off a bruised thigh and scratched elbow, not a torn Achilles' tendon and fractured knee.
The Lakers didn't do any scrimmaging Tuesday, but Bryant made an impact while...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Phil Jackson will be residing in midtown New York during his tenure with the Knicks. The legendary Lakers and Bulls coach turned NBA executive recently paid $4.85 million for a co-op at the Osborne, a historic brownstone building on West 57th Street....
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The Lakers introduced their new head coach last week, welcoming back Byron Scott to the organization on a four-year deal.
Scott, who won three titles with the "Showtime" Lakers and was a teammate of then-rookie Kobe Bryant during the 1996-97 season,...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Robert Horry won more NBA titles than Michael Jordan -- three with the Lakers and seven in all.
The retired forward reflected on his experiences with Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal, former coach Phil Jackson and the Lakers during an appearance on Time...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 9:41 AM
LAS VEGAS -- Carmelo Anthony made it official Sunday, posting a first-person essay on his website that he's re-signing with the Knicks.
"This organization has supported me and in return, I want to stay and build here with this city and my team,"...