| Mar 30, 2014
| 10:34 PM
Chris Kaman found time to joke about his best game with the Lakers. The rest of the season, excruciating at worst and challenging at best, melted behind him.
He had 28 points, 17 rebounds and six assists in an easy 115-99 victory Sunday over the Phoenix...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:35 PM
MILWAUKEE — It's been a common theme this season, all those Lakers in the last year of their contracts.
It can lead to friction — Pau Gasol poked at the selfishness of some teammates after a loss last month in Memphis — and can...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 11:16 PM
The two towers approach delivered a single, familiar result.
Another Lakers loss.
Pau Gasol got his wish, the chance to play next to fellow 7-footer Chris Kaman, but nothing really changed Tuesday in a 124-112 victory by the Portland Trail Blazers...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 12:27 PM
The Lakers (25-55) play arguably their most important game of the season on Monday night, visiting the also-lottery-bound Utah Jazz (24-56).
Measured by futility, both teams are well-positioned for the 2014 NBA draft lottery. The Jazz are currently...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 2:18 PM
For two straight games, Steve Nash left early with back, knee and hamstring issues, all related to the chronic nerve root irritation that has kept him out of the Lakers' lineup for most of the season.
"It's pretty much the same thing. It was provoked...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:33 PM
After a lackluster first half, the Lakers rallied against the Memphis Grizzlies but it wasn't enough to steal a victory on the road.
Playing their second game on back-to-back nights, the Lakers fell behind by as many as 22 points before rallying to...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:25 PM
Of all the indignities, this was the lowest of the low: Clippers 142, Lakers 94.
It wasn't only the Lakers' worst loss ever to the Clippers. It was their worst ever to anybody.
The Clippers appeared to play five-on-three that night, outscoring the...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Steve Nash left the Lakers' game in the third quarter Sunday after suffering nerve irritation in the same leg that was fractured last season.
Nash, who apparently collided with a Chicago Bulls player, left with eight points and two assists in 21...
| 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 5, 2014
| 3:20 PM
Earvin "Magic" Johnson said Wednesday that he's willing to do whatever he can to turn the Lakers into a championship-caliber team, including doing some grassroots recruiting.
"I've done that in the past," Johnson told the Los Angeles Times. "I told...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 2:31 PM
The Lakers scheduled practice for Monday, despite returning Sunday from a long, seven-game road trip, with hopes of getting Steve Nash back on the practice floor.
Out for all but six games this season, battling through nerve root irritation in his...