| Feb 21, 2014
| 10:20 PM
The Lakers overcame an 11-point third quarter deficit with a dominant fourth quarter to sweep the season series against the Boston Celtics with a 101-92 victory on Friday night at Staples Center.
Newcomers Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks sparked the...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:16 PM
New Orleans Pelicans 132 - Lakers 125 (end of regulation)
The Lakers fought all the way back from 21 down, but couldn't close the deal against the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday night at Staples Center.
A 40-point fourth quarter (74 in the second...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:44 AM
The NBA trade deadline came and went on Thursday. The Lakers made a little splash on Wednesday night, trading point guard Steve Blake to the Golden State Warriors for young guards Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks.
"As a person, as a player, we loved...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 8:41 PM
The Lakers' comeback attempt against the Brooklyn Nets fell short on Sunday night, as the Lakers fell 108-102.
After trailing by double digits for most of the game, a MarShon Brooks put-back and a Nick Young layup closed the Lakers to within four points...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:30 PM
Clippers 142, Lakers 94 (end of regulation)
The Clippers dismantled the Lakers, embarrassing the 16-time championship franchise with a 48-point thrashing -- the worst defeat in Lakers' history.
While the Lakers stayed within two points after a...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:32 PM
PORTLAND, Ore. — It seems unlikely that Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash will return to play this season for the Lakers.
Bryant has still not been medically cleared, Lakers Coach Mike D'Antoni said Monday, and Nash continues feeling soreness from...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:24 PM
The good news for the Lakers (21-41) is they won't have much time to sit and dwell on their franchise-worst 48-point drubbing by the Clippers (43-20) on Thursday night.
The bad news is they'll play their fourth game in five nights in the altitude of...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 5:42 PM
The NBA has fined Washington forward Drew Gooden $15,000 for a flagrant foul he committed Friday during the Wizards' 117-107 victory over the Lakers at Staples Center.
Gooden was fined for "an unnecessary act" -- clamping the arm of Nick Young and...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 6:11 AM
The Lakers (22-44) will host the San Antonio Spurs (50-16) on Wednesday at Staples Center.
The teams played Friday in San Antonio, with the Spurs pulling away easily for a 122-104 win.
San Antonio has the best record in the league. The Lakers...
| Apr 20, 2014
| 12:09 PM
The NBA has raised its salary-cap projection for the 2014-15 season from $62.9 million to $63.2 million.
The current salary cap for the 2013-14 season is $58.7 million. The new cap number, which won't officially be set until the NBA completes its annual...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 7:00 AM
The New York Knicks (29-41) are now the Phil Jackson Knicks, recently hiring the Lakers' former coach as team president.
It will take some time for Jackson to remake the New York roster, but the Knicks have won eight of their last 10, although they're...