Stories tagged: Los Angeles Lakers
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Kyle Kuzma had 22 points, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 11 of his 21 in the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from a 19-point deficit in the second half …
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Metta World Peace has joined the Los Angeles Lakers’ NBA G League affiliate as a player development coach.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
One retired jersey number just isn’t enough for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers announced that they will retire Bryant’s No. 8 and No. 24 in a …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 1:21 p.m.
New Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka’s contact with Paul George’s agent violated the NBA’s anti-tampering rule and has resulted in Los Angeles being fined $500,000. The league says that a …
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
The NBA is investigating whether the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with All-Star forward Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
Former Gonzaga center Robert Sacre is returning to Japan for a second season with the Hitachi Sunrockers.
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
John Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101.
Mon., July 17, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Kyle Kuzma had 30 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Lakers to a 110-98 victory over the Trail Blazers.
Sun., July 16, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
LAS VEGAS – Lonzo Ball’s bid for a third straight triple-double was short-circuited by a calf injury. The lead he helped the Los Angeles Lakers build while he was in …
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night. Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau hope to rekindle their past.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 3:28 p.m.
Markelle Fultz has gone through an hour-long private workout for the Los Angeles Lakers and a meeting with the team’s top brass at their training complex. The Maryland-born University of …
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
The world learned the order of selections for next month’s NBA draft Tuesday night, with the Boston Celtics, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers winning the top three picks. Now …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 6:05 p.m.
The Boston Celtics have won the NBA draft lottery, capitalizing on a trade they made with the Brooklyn Nets four years ago. The Los Angeles Lakers were other big winners. …
UPDATED: Mon., May 15, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
The Boston Celtics are trying to go from No. 1 seed to No. 1 pick. The Los Angeles Lakers don’t need to be first, but they sure better not be …
Wed., March 8, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
Rob Pelinka is taking on a challenge few can truly understand.
Tue., March 7, 2017, 10:04 p.m.
rk Nowitzki scored the 20 points he needed for 30,000 in his career in barely more than a quarter, and the Dallas Mavericks celebrated with their second straight easy home …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 9:29 p.m.
Chasing celebrity isn’t mentioned anywhere in the first chapter of the playbook to NBA relevance. It hasn’t worked in New York, where Phil Jackson’s 11 rings haven’t helped turn around …
Wed., Feb. 22, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Magic Johnson has spoken to the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time since taking over as president of basketball operations. The Hall of Famer’s words were brief, with some …
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
The Los Angeles Lakers now belong to Earvin Johnson, and there’s nothing magic about it.
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
If there was any doubt that big changes were coming to the Los Angeles Lakers, they went away Thursday morning, when the team stunned the basketball world with the announcement …
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016, 9:17 p.m.
Nick Young and Timofey Mozgov scored 19 points apiece and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped their 11-game losing streak in their rivalry with the Los Angeles Clippers with a 111-102 …
Wed., July 6, 2016, 7:37 p.m.
It looks like Lakers guard Nick Young hasn’t learned much about fireworks safety from New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul.
Fri., April 29, 2016, 7:54 p.m.
Luke Walton is coming home to rebuild the Los Angeles Lakers.
Tue., April 12, 2016, 6:53 p.m.
Kobe Bryant is down to one last shot, and everybody knows he’s going to take it.
Tue., March 22, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Russell Westbrook had 21 points, 15 assists and 13 rebounds to help the Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 111-107 on Tuesday night in Oklahoma City.
Sun., Nov. 29, 2015, 6:36 p.m.
Kobe Bryant has decided to retire after this season, ending his 20-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Tue., Sept. 15, 2015
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – The Los Angeles Lakers have signed center Robert Upshaw to a multiyear contract, the Lakers announced Monday. The 7-foot Upshaw led the nation with 4.5 blocked …
Mon., July 6, 2015
The Los Angeles Lakers say they plan to sign guard Lou Williams, last season’s Sixth Man of the Year, and forward Brandon Bass. Williams averaged a career-high 15.5 points and …
Sun., March 22, 2015
Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash announced his retirement after a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards. The 41-year-old Canadian made the announcement Saturday in a letter on …