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Lebron James Named NBA Western Conference Player Of The Week
January 8, 2020
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James has been named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week for games played December 30 to January 5, it was announced Monday. ... read more »
Lakers Welcome The Pistons To A Block Party in 106-99 Win
January 7, 2020
The most staggering statistic of the Lakers’ Sunday night victory over the Pistons was that 40.8 percent of the Pistons’ missed shots came from blocks by the Lakers.  “We were just protecting the paint,” said Lakers’ forward Anthony Davis, who led the way with 24 points, 11 rebounds and eight blocks. “Last game [against New Orleans], we gave up 60-something points in the paint. It's something we don't like doing, and we tried to make an emphasis tonight on protecting the paint.”  ... read more »
LeBron James Crowned AP Male Athlete of the Decade
January 1, 2020
On Monday, just one day after it was announced that LeBron James was named the Associated Press’ Male Athlete of the Decade, James was celebrating his 35th birthday. That honor comes not only with his athletic achievements but entrepreneurial skills and community endeavors such as opening the I Promise School and producing the sequel to “Space Jam.”  ... read more »
Top Sports Stories of 2019
December 26, 2019
Major news stories of the year 2019 ... read more / view gallery »
Clippers Outlast Lakers 111-106 in Christmas Day Battle for L.A.
December 25, 2019
The much-anticipated Lakers versus Clippers Christmas Day game was an old-fashioned showdown between two teams that share the same home court in STAPLES Center. It came down to the wire in front of a star-studded crowd that included comedian Kevin Hart and actor Anthony Anderson, but ultimately a few costly turnovers and questionable fouls erased the Lakers 15-point lead to give the Clippers the edge, 111-106. ... read more »
Lebron James Named NBA Western Conference Player Of The Week
December 16, 2019
Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James has been named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week for games played December 9 to December 15, it was announced today. ... read more »
Lakers Sign Devontae Cacok To Two-Way Contract
December 12, 2019
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed forward Devontae Cacok to a two-way contract, it was announced today. In a related move, the team has waived guard Zach Norvell Jr. ... read more »
Anthony Davis Named NBA Western Conference Player Of The Week
December 10, 2019
Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis has been named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week for games played December 2 to December 8, it was announced today. ... read more »
Luka Doncic, Mavericks Spoil Lakers’ 10-Game Winning Streak 
December 1, 2019
The Mavericks snapped the Lakers 10-game winning streak at Staples Center during Sunday’s matinee game with a 114-100 victory.  ... read more »
Lakers’ Rajon Rondo (Calf) Ruled Out Against the Raptors
November 10, 2019
Los Angeles Lakers' veteran point guard Rajon Rondo was expected to make his season debut in Sunday night's game versus the visiting Toronto Raptors, but "will instead partake in a workout session with a few bodies to ramp up his endurance" according to Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes.  ... read more »
Anthony Davis Named NBA Western Conference Player Of The Week
November 4, 2019
Los Angeles Lakers forward Anthony Davis has been named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week for games played October 28 to November 3, it was announced today. ... read more »
The Lo Down on Lakers’ Media Day
October 3, 2019
The reinvented Los Angeles Lakers held Media Day at the UCLA Health Training Facility on Friday with the return of some familiar faces and a plethora of new ones. Two of the most recognizable faces were LeBron James, who returned for his second season in the purple and gold, and Anthony Davis, who was acquired in a blockbuster summer trade that sent the former Lakers’ young core to New Orleans.  ... read more »
Wizards hire Antwan Jamison as director of pro personnel
August 22, 2019
The Wizards are continuing their front office overhaul by hiring Antawn Jamison as director of pro personnel. ... read more »
NCAA’s Agent Certification Process Draws Concern, Criticism
August 9, 2019
 The measures — which notably now include requiring agents to have a bachelor’s degree — have drawn criticism from an attorney who has worked on numerous NCAA eligibility cases, at least one agent and NBA All-Star LeBron James via Twitter, among others. ... read more »
Lakers Awarded Kostas Antetokounmpo On Waiver Claim
July 22, 2019
The Los Angeles Lakers have been awarded Kostas Antetokounmpo on a waiver claim, it was announced by General Manager Rob Pelinka. ... read more »
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