| Nov 29, 2013
| 7:14 PM
AUBURN HILLS -- The Lakers were dominated in the paint, practically embarrassed, but still beat the Detroit Pistons.
Nick Young, of all people, drew a charge on Detroit power forward Josh Smith with 1.9 seconds left and the Lakers snared a 106-102...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 12:59 PM
Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni used his sixth different starting lineup on Tuesday night in the team's ninth game, finding a combination to beat the New Orleans Pelicans, 116-95.
The original plan was to regularly use two different starting lineups with...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The Lakers (6-7) can climb back to .500 with a win Sunday night at Staples Center over the Sacramento Kings (4-8).
The Kings are coming of a close loss Saturday afternoon in Los Angeles against the Clippers.
The return of Kobe Bryant will have to...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Shawne Williams said he expects to be an opening-night starter for the Lakers on Tuesday night as they host the Clippers at Staples Center.
"That's what I heard," said Williams.
Coach Mike D'Antoni remained coy, opting not to name his starting five, ...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 8:05 PM
OAKLAND -- The "Rest Nash" plan began Wednesday.
Steve Nash, the NBA's oldest point guard, sat out the second night of consecutive games, a trend that could last the entire Lakers season, according to a person familiar with the situation.
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:05 PM
Warriors 125, Lakers 94 (final)
If the NBA had a mercy rule, Wednesday night's "battle" between the Lakers and Golden State Warriors would have certainly qualified.
The Warriors were relentless, shooting a stunning 57.7% (15 of 26) from three-...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 6:00 PM
Steve Nash will miss at least two weeks because of persistent nerve pain in his back, the Lakers said Monday.
Nash will have an epidural shot in his back Tuesday, a solution he tried with limited effect toward the end of last season. He was examined...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 8:35 PM
The Lakers lost their fourth consecutive game, falling on Friday night to the Utah Jazz, 105-103, in Salt Lake City.
Jordan Hill gave the Lakers a chance with a strong performance in the fourth quarter, scoring 13 points, including a pair of free throws...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:41 PM
Kobe Bryant is typically among the league leaders in scoring, but the Lakers will have to make do without him while he recovers from an Achilles' heel injury.
The Lakers' preseason numbers give an idea of what the team will look like while waiting for...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Pelicans 96, Lakers 85 (final)
The New Orleans Pelicans pulled away in the fourth quarter to beat the Lakers by 11 points. The Lakers ran out of gas against the younger, athletic Pelicans, especially with second-year forward-center Anthony Davis...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:30 PM
The Phoenix Suns had a big night from three-point range, defeating the Lakers, 117-90, making 14 of 32 three-point shots. Gerald Green scored 22 points, hitting 6 off 11 from long range. Marcus Morris contributed 19 points, missing only one of six three-...