| Mar 31, 2015
| 12:36 PM
The Lakers got a tremendous performance from rookie guard Jordan Clarkson on Monday night in Philadelphia, but a relatively high volume of fans were left devastated by the Lakers' 113-111 win over the 76ers.
The cause of consternation? The Lakers...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 6:55 PM
It was quick and painless, pretty much the opposite of the Lakers' season.
They were up two at halftime and down a lot more than that by the time the fourth quarter ended with a 94-83 victory for the Toronto Raptors on Friday night at Air Canada Centre....
| Mar 24, 2015
| 7:05 PM
The inevitable finally came to pass Tuesday, as Steve Nash officially announced his retirement at the Lakers' practice facility in El Segundo.
"The one thing I want to say today is a huge heartfelt thank you to the Buss family, to the entire Lakers...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 1:06 PM
Duke's Jahlil Okafor powered the Blue Devils (1st seed) past the Robert Morris Colonials (16th) on Friday, scoring 21 points in his NCAA tournament debut.
Okafor hit nine of 11 shot attempts, while pulling down three rebounds and blocking two shots in...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 7:21 AM
The Lakers (17-50) and Philadelphia 76ers (17-52) meet Sunday night at Staples Center in a game with significant draft implications.
The loser will hold the third-best lottery position (based on the win column), behind the New York Knicks (14-55) and...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 3:28 PM
On back-to-back nights, the Lakers (17-48) have drawn the two best teams in the league. On Sunday, they fell to the 52-14 Atlanta Hawks at Staples Center.
On the road Monday, they'll visit the Golden State Warriors (52-13).
The Lakers previously upset...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 8:39 AM
The Lakers (17-49) beat the Jazz in Utah in late February. On Thursday, they'll host the Jazz (30-37) at Staples Center.
Utah has evolved into one of the better defensive teams in the league, holding teams to a league-best 95.0 points a game.
| Mar 21, 2015
| 7:57 PM
It was just another assist from Steve Nash, a pass to Jodie Meeks for a dunk against Houston last April.
It was the 10,335th of his career. And his last.
Nash announced his retirement Saturday, leaving the game he played since being drafted as a rail-...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 9:10 PM
Coach Byron Scott said before the Lakers' game Sunday night that he's pushing his team to win every game, regardless of whatever impact that might have on their NBA draft position.
The Lakers ran away from the Philadelphia 76ers, 101-87, with a dominant...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 6:08 AM
The Lakers (18-50) ended Week 21 with a win over the Philadelphia 76ers, breaking a four-game losing streak.
Despite the recent losses, the Lakers have been competitive against quality teams.
They lost at home to the Atlanta Hawks, 91-86, and on the...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 7:02 AM
The Lakers (18-51) visit the Minnesota Timberwolves (16-54) on Wednesday night.
The Timberwolves are one of the three teams the Lakers are "chasing" for a better position in the NBA's draft lottery.
A loss would be a boon for the Lakers after their...