| Feb 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The Lakers (18-32) have won two straight games, finishing their three-game road trip on a high note.
On Sunday, they'll play a more challenging team than the Cleveland Cavaliers (17-33) or Philadelphia 76ers (15-36), hosting the Chicago Bulls (24-25) at...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:13 PM
The Lakers just can't avoid injuries.
On Monday, Lakers guard Jordan Farmar suffered a groin injury in practice.
Farmar had already missed 30 games with two hamstring injuries. He'll be evaluated on Monday or Tuesday by Dr. Luga Podesta of the Kerlan-...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:15 PM
The Lakers didn't do much defensively against the Boston Celtics on Friday night at TD Garden, until the final 3 minutes and 12 seconds when they finally clamped down and rallied for a 107-104 victory.
A Gerald Wallace layup gave the Celtics a 104-96...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:13 PM
This season, an injury report from the Lakers is rarely brief. Seven of the team's 15 players are battling through ailments.
Kobe Bryant, who suffered a lateral tibial plateau fracture in his left knee on Dec. 17, will be evaluated Tuesday by Dr....
| Apr 7, 2014
| 6:19 PM
A season of epic losses continued for the Lakers, who are dropping players almost as fast as they are games.
Kent Bazemore was the latest to go down Monday after an MRI exam revealed the shooting guard had suffered a torn tendon in his right foot the...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Kobe Bryant was annoyed.
Really, really annoyed.
The Lakers traded Steve Blake before the February deadline, immediately sending a dissatisfied Bryant to Twitter.
He said he was "not cool" with the trade "AT ALL," hitting caps lock for effect and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 8:08 PM
The Lakers, who have been riddled with injuries at point guard, expected veteran Steve Nash to practice Monday. But that plan was pushed back when Nash tweaked his back getting out of bed in the morning.
"I'm fine," said Nash later in the day. He last...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 11:00 PM
Nobody got hurt. The Lakers didn't lose by 50. There are only three games left.
These were reasons for the Lakers to celebrate a 112-95 loss Friday to Golden State at Staples Center.
The season that won't ever end is down to a handful of days. Nobody'...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 5:35 PM
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni and assistant coach Kurt Rambis recently had a conversation that went something like this.
Rambis: "Hey Mike.
D'Antoni: "Hey Kurt."
Rambis: "Want to hear something bad?"
Rambis: "I'm telling you anyway....
| Feb 8, 2014
| 9:10 PM
This certainly wasn't part of the plan.
Not that the Lakers officially had one — Tank Option A? Tank Option B? — but they were merrily drifting toward rebuild mode with a nice, comfy spot in the draft lottery thanks to all these injuries....
| Mar 15, 2014
| 4:59 PM
These four-day breaks used to be the ones the Lakers loved, whether they came late in the regular season or after knocking out another playoff opponent.
Now they're merely called prolonging the inevitable.
The Lakers don't play again until Wednesday...