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Los Angeles honors Kobe, Gianna Bryant with public memorial

Kobe Bryant’s wife offered a poignant portrait of her NBA superstar husband and their daughter at a sold-out memorial service for the two.



UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 6, 2020

NBA roundup: Russell Westbrook, Rockets use small ball to beat Lakers 121-111

Russell Westbrook scored 41 points and Robert Covington hit two clutch late 3-pointers while getting 14 points and eight rebounds in his auspicious Rockets debut, leading Houston to a 121-111 …


Report: Former Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr. joining Golden State on 10-day contract

It took a promising turn Thursday with a report that Norvell was joining the Golden State Warriors on a 10-day contract, according to The Athletic’s Anthony Slater.


UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 31, 2020

Roses for Kobe and Gianna Bryant as Lakers return to action

Red roses adorned the courtside seats where Kobe and Gianna Bryant sat at the last Los Angeles Lakers game they attended. On the overhead video board, photos of Bryant in …


UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 30, 2020

Lakers play outside to lighten spirits after Kobe Bryant’s death

The Los Angeles Lakers lightened the mood before their return to the court by playing soccer and American football in a park across the street from their training complex


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 29, 2020

Lakers return to practice amid grief over Kobe Bryant’s death

The Los Angeles Lakers ended practice with a few somber, almost plaintive laughs. As they left the court, they all passed under the oversized 8 and 24 outlined in white …


A look at some of Kobe Bryant’s career highlights

Here are some of the many highlights of Kobe Bryant’s career. The former Los Angeles Lakers star was killed in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday morning.


UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 26, 2020

Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant dies in California helicopter crash

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday, according to two people with knowledge of the situation. Bryant, a five-time NBA champion and …


UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 12, 2020

Former Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams returns to Wizards on two-way contract

The Wizards on Sunday announced the signing of Johnathan Williams to a two-way contract.



The King reigns: LeBron James is AP’s male athlete of decade

He left Cleveland for Miami, finally became a champion, went back to his beloved northeast Ohio, delivered on another title promise, then left for the Los Angeles Lakers and the …


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 26, 2019

Ex-Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams signs with Washington

Former Gonzaga forward Johnathan Williams has officially signed with the Washington Wizards.


UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 24, 2019

The NBA’s showcase day – Christmas – has arrived

The MVP is playing. So are the reigning champions, north of the border.


Reports: Former Gonzaga standout Johnathan Williams nears return to NBA

Former Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Johnathan Williams is close to returning to the NBA, according to published reports. Williams is expected to sign with the Washington Wizards.


UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 15, 2019

NBA roundup: LeBron James, Lakers beat Hawks for 7th win in a row

Not looking the least bit tired after a whirlwind weekend, LeBron James scored 32 points and the Los Angeles Lakers extended their winning streak to seven with a 101-96 victory …


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 12, 2019

Former Gonzaga center Rob Sacre seeing another side of sports in new role with Bulldogs

The former Gonzaga standout turned the page on his playing career over the summer. Sacre now assists with fundraising in the athletic department at his alma mater while he completes …


UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 12, 2019

Former Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr. waived by Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers have waived former Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr., the NBA team announced.


On Basketball: The Lakers are rolling, but don’t forget the Bucks

No team in the NBA has a better record than the Los Angeles Lakers, who are off to a 19-3 start. LeBron James looks very much like an MVP candidate. …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 29, 2019

NBA roundup: Anthony Davis, LeBron James power Lakers past Wizards for 10th straight win

Anthony Davis had 26 points and 13 rebounds, and LeBron James had 23 points and 11 assists before both superstars took the fourth quarter off in Los Angeles’ 10th consecutive …


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 22, 2019

NBA roundup: Anthony Davis has big second half, Lakers beat Thunder

Anthony Davis scored 24 of his 33 points in the second half as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 130-127 on Friday night.


UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 15, 2019

Former Gonzaga guard Zach Norvell Jr. rejoins Los Angeles Lakers roster

Former Gonzaga Bulldog guard Zach Norvell Jr. is back on the Los Angeles Lakers’ roster after playing briefly in two games earlier this season.


NBA roundup: Raptors rally to end Lakers’ winning streak

Pascal Siakam had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Fred VanVleet finished with 23 points and 10 assists and the Toronto Raptors snapped the Los Angeles Lakers’ seven-game winning streak with …


NBA roundup: Anthony Davis, LeBron James lead Lakers past Spurs

Anthony Davis had 25 points and 11 rebounds, LeBron James added 21 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the San Antonio Spurs 103-96 …


NBA roundup: Kwahi Leonard, Clippers pull away from Lakers in season opener

Kawhi Leonard began a new chapter with the Los Angeles Clippers, scoring 30 points to go with a strong bench effort in a 112-102 victory over LeBron James and the …


UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 21, 2019

NBA preview: Clippers, Lakers hope for Hollywood ending

With the Golden State Warriors weakened and powerhouse pairs popping up all over the place, the 2019-20 NBA season, unlike many in recent years, is a suspense story.


Lakers exercise 4th-year contract option on Kyle Kuzma

The Los Angeles Lakers have exercised their contract option on forward Kyle Kuzma for the 2020-21 season.


Lakers’ Anthony Davis grateful thumb injury isn’t serious

Anthony Davis hopes to return to the Los Angeles Lakers’ lineup for their next preseason game after confirming his thumb injury isn’t serious.


UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 15, 2019

Lakers waive former Gonzaga guard David Stockton

David Stockton’s training-camp stay with the Los Angeles Lakers is over after 11 days. The Lakers waived Stockton on Tuesday but the former Gonzaga guard could end up playing for …


UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 10, 2019

Seen but not heard: Lakers, Nets, NBA are silent in Shanghai

LeBron James raised his arms in appreciation of the cheering crowd in Shanghai shortly after the final buzzer, then removed his headband and flipped it toward some ticketholders clamoring for …