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  • Lakers season wrap: Coach Mike D'Antoni worthy of blame or credit?

    Lakers season wrap: Coach Mike D'Antoni worthy of blame or credit?
    In a year defined by injury, Coach Mike D'Antoni became a lightning rod for criticism, despite leading the Lakers (45-37) team to a 28-12, seventh-place finish. In the closing moments of the Lakers' sweep by the San Antonio Spurs, the familiar chant...
  • Lakers fade in second half of 104-92 loss to Pacers

    Lakers fade in second half of 104-92 loss to Pacers
    The Lakers competed for a half against the NBA's top team, but the Indiana Pacers easily pulled away to win, 104-92. David West led the Pacers with 19 points. Both Lance Stephenson and Roy Hibbert notched double-doubles. Stephenson scored 15 points with...
  • Kendall Marshall makes good use of time with Lakers

    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-...
  • Lakers waive forward Metta World Peace under amnesty provision

    Lakers waive forward Metta World Peace under amnesty provision
    The Lakers waived Metta World Peace via the NBA's so-called amnesty provision Thursday, a cost-cutting move that could save them about $15 million in luxury taxes. When Dwight Howard bolted for Houston last week as a free agent, it ensured a roster spot...
  • Six Lakers likely to be out through the All-Star break

    The Lakers have seen point guards Steve Nash and Steve Blake return to the lineup from injury, but the team is still short six players. Guard Jodie Meeks is out with a sprained ankle. Guard Kobe Bryant, swingman Nick Young and forward Xavier Henry all...
  • Pau Gasol says he's probable Friday, despite groin injury

    After missing practice Thursday, Pau Gasol admitted he's probable for Friday when the Lakers host the Charlotte Bobcats (20-27). "My groin is sore," said Gasol. "I've just got to keep working on it and we'll see tomorrow." Gasol noted that he first...
  • Lakers in talks to trade Pau Gasol to Phoenix Suns

    Lakers in talks to trade Pau Gasol to Phoenix Suns
    The Lakers have moved closer to starting their rebuilding process, engaging in trade discussions with the Phoenix Suns for veteran forward Pau Gasol, according to a person familiar with the situation. The Lakers are hoping to shed Gasol's salary and...
  • Lakers' six starting point guards haven't posted winning records

    Lakers' six starting point guards haven't posted winning records
    The Lakers could get back three point guards in the coming week as Steve Nash (back), Steve Blake (elbow) and Jordan Farmar (hamstring) are getting closer to returning. The Lakers (16-31) have started six players at point guard, including Kobe Bryant...
  • Lakers getting healthy, but is it too late?

    Lakers getting healthy, but is it too late?
    At 16-30, the Lakers are currently tied with the Cleveland Cavaliers in 24th-25th place. That's a difficult place to be with 36 games left to play during the 2013-14 NBA season. "The great group of guys that we have, guys that are not willing to quit,...
  • Spurs sweep Lakers out of the playoffs

    Spurs sweep Lakers out of the playoffs
    Spurs 103, Lakers 82 (final) The Lakers' season finally came to a close on Sunday in a game that symbolized the year.  Injuries were the defining factor in the team's 45-37 regular season and the postseason was no different. The Lakers had to play...
  • After heavy road schedule, Lakers play next six at home

    After playing 10 of their last 12 games on the road, the Lakers (18-32) will play their next six at Staples Center. In addition to a long list of injuries, the Lakers have had a difficult schedule with 29 games on the road, where they're 10-19.  At...