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Kobe Bryant Misses, Lakers Lose to Thunder

Kobe Bryant Misses, Lakers Lose to Thunder

Jeremy Lin said he would have liked to take the potential game winning shot against the Oklahoma City Thunder, but he said he understood why Kobe Bryant was allowed to take and miss the shot against the Oklahoma... Read »

Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 4:34 PM

Durant in Doubt, As Lakers Host Thunder

Durant in Doubt, As Lakers Host Thunder

Kevin Durant's status is in doubt as the Oklahoma City Thunder take on Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night at Staples Center Read »

Friday, Dec 19, 2014 at 8:09 AM

Lakers Practice Report: Dec. 18

Lakers Practice Report: Dec. 18

Kobe Bryant spoke after the Los Angeles Lakers wrapped up practice on December 18, 2014 and talked about playing longer, Kevin Durant and more. Read »

Thursday, Dec 18, 2014 at 11:30 AM

Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

The Los Angeles Lakers have been mentioned in trade talks regarding Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics, according to ESPN's Marc Stein. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 at 10:44 PM

Kobe Practices, Julius Randle Off Crutches

Kobe Practices, Julius Randle Off Crutches

Julius Randle off crutches and Kobe Bryant practicing again with the Lakers on Thursday Read »

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 at 3:27 AM

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

The 2014-15 Lakers are 25 games into their season, and the fluid dynamic between coach, Byron Scott, and star player, Kobe Bryant, has been a point of focus Read »

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 9:12 PM

Pacers Pound Lakers in Indiana

Pacers Pound Lakers in Indiana

The Lakers played a terrible first half and never quite climbed out of the hole to lose big to the Indiana Pacers on Monday, December 15, 2014. Read »

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 6:01 AM

Kobe Bryant: Quotes on Special Night

Kobe Bryant: Quotes on Special Night

Kobe Bryant talked about a variety of topics following his historic night in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and NBCLA.com accumulated the best quotes from the third leading scorer in NBA history Read »

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 at 10:03 PM

Lakers Win 3rd Straight, Kobe Goes 3rd All Time

Lakers Win 3rd Straight, Kobe Goes 3rd All Time

The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves to win their third straight game of the season, as Kobe Bryant moved to third all-time on the NBA's scoring list. Read »

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 2:53 AM

Kobe Bryant Passes Michael Jordan

Kobe Bryant Passes Michael Jordan

Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan during the first half of the Los Angeles Lakers at Minnesota Timberwolves contest on December 14, 2014. Read »

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 at 9:02 AM

Kobe Passing Jordan's Scoring Mark Sunday

Kobe Passing Jordan's Scoring Mark Sunday

The Lakers are in Minnesota as Kobe Bryant expects to pass Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time scoring list on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. Read »

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Lakers Surprise Spurs in San Antonio

Lakers Surprise Spurs in San Antonio

On a nationally televised game, Kobe Bryant targeted a victory over the San Antonio Spurs over passing Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list. Read »

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 1:35 PM

Spurs' Balance Makes Lakers Underdogs

Spurs' Balance Makes Lakers Underdogs

Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs will do their best to deny Kobe Bryant a historic moment on Friday night in Texas Read »

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 10:34 AM

Kobe Chasing Jordan When Lakers Face Spurs

Kobe Chasing Jordan When Lakers Face Spurs

Kobe Bryant can achieve history if he manages 31 points when the Los Angeles Lakers take on the San Antonio Spurs in Texas on Friday evening. Read »

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 at 2:14 PM

Trash Talk - Kobe Bryant at Lakers Practice

Trash Talk - Kobe Bryant at Lakers Practice

Kobe Bryant was back at LA Lakers practice for the first time in roughly two weeks, and the intensity and trash talk kicked up another level. Read »

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New Video Shows Rice, Wife After Punch

New Video Shows Rice, Wife After Punch

A newly released video shows Ray Rice's then-fiancee crying and kissing him while they are both handcuffed and being taken to jail after Rice punched her in a casino elevator.

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Kenya's athletics federation says marathon runner Rita Jeptoo's "B'' sample has tested positive, confirming an earlier test that found traces of a banned performance enhancer.

Phillies Finalize Trade of Jimmy Rollins to Dodgers

Phillies Finalize Trade of Jimmy Rollins to Dodgers

The Phillies have finalized their trade of Jimmy Rollins, sending the All-Star shortstop and $1 million to the Los Angeles Dodgers for right-hander Zach Eflin and left-hander Tom Windle.

Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps has pleaded guilty to drunken driving in Baltimore almost three months after he was arrested. Phelps entered his plea to a charge of driving under the influence in...

Dodgers, Padres Finalize Matt Kemp Trade

Dodgers, Padres Finalize Matt Kemp Trade

The Padres have finalized a five-player trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers that sends slugger Matt Kemp and $32 million to San Diego in exchange for catcher Yasmani Grandal.

Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

The Los Angeles Lakers have been mentioned in trade talks regarding Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics, according to ESPN's Marc Stein.