| Jan 7, 2015
| 1:33 PM
The Lakers (11-24) will travel all the way to the visitor's bench at Staples Center, as the guest of the Clippers (23-12) on Wednesday night.
The Clippers are coming off a home loss to the best team in the Eastern Conference, the Atlanta Hawks (26-8)....
| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:30 AM
The Lakers (9-22) fell short after a fourth-quarter rally, falling to the Phoenix Suns (18-14). Here are five takeaways from their 116-107 loss on Sunday at Staples Center.
1. Kobe Bryant was in good spirits after the loss, saying his "legs felt a...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Magic Johnson created a mess earlier this month by saying the Lakers should "lose every game" and secure a top-five draft pick.
Some Lakers fans hated it, some loved it. Lakers players and coaches definitely didn't like it.
But when Johnson and good...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Lakers 111, Nuggets 103 (final)
With a triple-double, Kobe Bryant led the Lakers to an eight-point victory on Tuesday night in Denver against the Nuggets, ending a three-game losing streak.
Bryant scored 23 points with 11 rebounds and 11 assists in 31...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 7:19 AM
The Lakers (9-22) have lost three straight games to fall four back of the Nuggets (13-18), whom they'll visit in Denver on Tuesday night.
The two teams previously met in late November at Staples Center. Kobe Bryant scored 27 points and Jeremy Lin...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 5:25 PM
Jordan Clarkson didn't get off the bench in the Lakers' latest game, as if that was even close to a travesty.
His real edification on the unpredictability of life came last year, after the best game of his college career at Missouri.
He had just...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:20 PM
Memo to The Times: Clayton Kershaw gets it. Dodgers' fans get it. The entire Los Angeles Basin gets it. Yes, the Dodgers were eliminated in the playoffs. So what a shame it is that you essentially spoil what should be uplifting stories about Kershaw...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 10:57 PM
The Lakers are involved in discussions to reunite with one of their former players but haven't officially signed Earl Clark.
One person familiar with the situation said the team had agreed to terms with Clark for the rest of the season, but another...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 1:22 PM
The Lakers (3-11) have lost two straight after their first winning streak of the season (just a pair of victories).
On Wednesday at Staples Center they'll host the Memphis Grizzlies (12-2), tied with the Toronto Raptors for the best record in the NBA....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 6:02 PM
The NBA on Tuesday awarded the Lakers a $4.85-million disabled player exception for injured point guard Steve Nash.
The Lakers gain a spending tool that can be used to add one player via free agency or a waiver claim, whom they can pay no more than $4....
| Nov 29, 2014
| 8:35 PM
Those "three to four years" Jim Buss gave himself to straighten out the Lakers are shaping up as a timeline to nowhere, except maybe basketball oblivion.
A month into the season, the Lakers are 3-13 and can't even mark time properly.
They lost an...