| Jun 13, 2014
| 6:10 PM
The Lakers hoped to land a top-three pick in the NBA draft lottery last month. Instead, the team dropped from the sixth to seventh when the lottery order was announced.
Do the Lakers have any means to climb in the draft? If so, to what end?
| Jun 16, 2014
| 5:10 PM
The Lakers have long odds to win the 2014-15 NBA title, according to gambling site Bovada.
The team has no coach, an aging star in Kobe Bryant and few players under contract -- all contributing to 40-1 odds from Bovada.
The Lakers are tied with the...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The Lakers are a week away from their reward for an unforgettably rough season.
Philadelphia, Milwaukee and tons of other teams can also start replenishing their roster in next Thursday's NBA draft after unspeakably bad seasons.
This is all...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 6:18 PM
The Clippers have some holes to fill.
They lost associate head coach Alvin Gentry when he agreed late Thursday to take the same position with the Golden State Warriors, said NBA officials who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter.
| Jun 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
The NBA draft is Thursday at 7 p.m. (ESPN) at the Barclays Center in New York.
Mock drafts have Kansas forward Andrew Wiggins, Duke forward Jabari Parker and Australian guard Dante Exum as locks to be picked in the top 5. However, Kentucky forward...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Should the Lakers look to trade Steve Nash before his final season of a three-year, $27-million contract, the veteran point guard would receive a 15% trade bonus.
Nash is set to earn $9.7 million for the 2014-15 season — a trade would land him...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:49 PM
With the NBA draft starting at 4 p.m. Pacific time, the Clippers were still busy Thursday looking for ways to trade their first-round pick.
Clippers Coach and president of basketball operations Doc Rivers and his staff have been on the phone talking...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The Lakers were happy to land Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick in last Thursday's NBA Draft.
Oddsmakers may have been looking for more.
Before Thursday, the Lakers were a 40-1 long shot to win the NBA title, according to online oddsmaker...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Parece un fórmula cruel, pero al mismo tiempo lógica y sencilla. El más aristotélico de todos los silogismos.
En el ultra competitivo mercado de la NBA, menos es sinónimo de más y viceversa.
Pero, ¡cuidado!..Más y sus correlativos pueden resultar...
| May 26, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Add Clippers associate head coach Alvin Gentry to the list of candidates the Lakers plan to interview for their head coaching vacancy, The Times has learned.
After talking with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak by phone Friday, Gentry has an...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:50 PM
The Lakers are eager to learn the results of the May 20 NBA draft lottery.
"It's hard to focus 100% on the draft until you know where you're drafting," General Manager Mitch Kupchak said Monday on Lakers.com.
The Lakers finished the 2013-14 season...