| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The Lakers (22-46) have a chance to break their four-game losing streak when they host the Orlando Magic (19-51) on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Orlando comes in on the second night of a back-to-back, after a last-second, 89-88 loss to the Utah...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:58 PM
For the second straight game, Steve Nash was forced to leave early because of discomfort in his leg and back, related to nerve root irritation.
After playing 16 minutes 35 seconds in the first half, which ended with the Lakers trailing the Utah Jazz,...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:45 PM
The Lakers are destined to have a high pick in June's NBA draft, but the franchise won't know where it is picking until the draft lottery on May 20.
One of the top prospects in the draft, Kansas center Joel Embiid, received some disappointing news on...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:00 PM
The Lakers were thoroughly outclassed on Friday night, getting dominated in San Antonio by the Spurs, 119-85.
Playing on the second night of back-to-back games, the Lakers fell behind quickly in the first quarter and were completely out of contention by...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:16 AM
The Lakers lost their 50th game of the season on Wednesday night, falling 107-102 to the Sacramento Kings (27-48).
Given the Lakers (25-50) have been long eliminated from the playoffs, the worse they do in the standings, the higher their position in the...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 7:34 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — Jameer Nelson missed his second game in a row when the Orlando Magic faced the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday night.
The veteran point guard continues to have a sore left knee.
Jacque Vaughn said Nelson was...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Milwaukee Bucks 108 - Lakers 105 (end of regulation)
The only true win for the Lakers on Thursday night in Milwaukee against the Bucks was a loss.
Already out of the playoffs, the Lakers hurt their draft position with back-to-back wins over the...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:28 PM
In late January, Hall of Fame point guard Magic Johnson declared a cease-fire on the Lakers, deciding to halt his public criticism of the team.
Johnson has been critical of owner/executive Jim Buss, and the decision to hire Mike D'Antoni to coach the...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The Lakers pulled out one of their easiest wins of the season, using 17 unanswered points in the second quarter to build an 18-point lead during a 115-99 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night at Staples Center.
Phoenix tried to make some runs in...
| Mar 22, 2014
| 11:06 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — Like most of the Orlando Magic’s preceding road trips, this swing through the West is turning into a road trip from hell.
It didn’t have to be that way Saturday night.
The Magic seemed on the verge of a confidence-...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 9:55 PM
The Lakers didn't count on Brandan Wright scoring 23 points on 10-for-10 shooting in only 28 minutes of play, eventually falling to the Dallas Mavericks, 107-95, on Friday night at Staples Center.
Dirk Nowitzki scoring 27 points on 11-of-14 shooting...