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Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 6:07 AM

Lakers Top Timberwolves in Ugly OT Win

Lakers Top Timberwolves in Ugly OT Win

The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 101-99 in overtime with Jordan Clarkson hitting a couple late free throws. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015 at 12:12 PM

Lakers at Timberwolves

Lakers at Timberwolves

The Los Angeles Lakers face the Minnesota Timberwolves in yet another game that holds serious NBA Draft lottery implications Read »

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 9:00 PM

Clarkson Impresses, Lakers Lose

Clarkson Impresses, Lakers Lose

The Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday evening, but rookie Jordan Clarkson put on an impressive showing for the visitors. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 3:16 PM

Steve Nash Hopes to Stay in LA "Forever"

Steve Nash decided to end his career with the Los Angeles Lakers, and the NBA star spoke about why he made the decision and his future in Los Angeles Read »

Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 at 2:56 AM

Lakers at Thunder: Preview

Lakers at Thunder: Preview

Los Angeles Lakers rookie Jordan Clarkson faces Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook for the first time on Tuesday night at 5 p.m. Pacific Time. Read »

Monday, Mar 23, 2015 at 1:26 PM

Scott Mourns Mom, Lin to Start For Lakers

Scott Mourns Mom, Lin to Start For Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers coach Byron Scott mourns loss of his mother and announces changes to the starting lineup: Jeremy Lin will start. Read »

Sunday, Mar 22, 2015 at 9:31 PM

Lakers Edge Sixers, Lin Scores 29

Lakers Edge Sixers, Lin Scores 29

Jeremy Lin set a new season high with 29 points, as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-87 Read »

Sunday, Mar 22, 2015 at 9:19 AM

Steve Nash: All-Time Great

Steve Nash: All-Time Great

Steve Nash, one of the greatest basketball players of the past two decades, announced his retirement on Saturday Read »

Saturday, Mar 21, 2015 at 4:19 PM

Lakers Praise Nash on News of Retirement

Lakers Praise Nash on News of Retirement

Steve Nash officially announced his retirement from basketball on Saturday, March 21, and the LA Lakers reacted to the news following practice. Read »

Friday, Mar 20, 2015 at 1:49 AM

Tarik Blacks Shines, Lakers Lose to Jazz

Despite strong play from rookie Tarik Black, the Los Angeles Lakers lost 80-73 to the Utah Jazz Read »

Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 at 11:39 PM
Update: Jeremy Lin Back Spasms

Update: Jeremy Lin Back Spasms

Lakers coach Byron Scott spoke about Jeremy Lin's back and how he was impressed that Lin could take part in the March 19, 2015 loss to the Utah Jazz. Watch »

Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 at 11:41 PM
Byron Talks Rookie Tarik Black

Byron Talks Rookie Tarik Black

LA Lakers coach Byron Scott spoke about the development and strength of rookie Tarik Black on March 19, 2015 at Staples Center Watch »

Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 at 5:35 AM

Lakers Forward Ed Davis' Efficiency

Lakers Forward Ed Davis' Efficiency

Lakers forward Ed Davis is shooting an incredible percentage from the field Read »

Wednesday, Mar 18, 2015 at 3:50 PM

Lakers Star Suffers Fracture, Gets Haircut

Lakers Star Suffers Fracture, Gets Haircut

A CT Scan showed Nick Young has suffered a small fracture in his left kneecap, but surgery is not required Read »

Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 at 1:56 AM

Lakers Stand Tall, Still Fall to Warriors

Lakers Stand Tall, Still Fall to Warriors

The Los Angeles Lakers played with effort, energy and toughness but the Golden State Warriors came out victorious Read »

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